Upcoming TRAiLS Trips

How to sign up and pay for a trip.

1. Register through the Google form links below.
2. Pay with your GWorld by visiting the Center for Student Engagement during business hours (5th floor Marvin Center) or through the credit card portal: https://my.gwu.edu/mod/cse/

You must sign-up and pay the Friday before your trip. If you do not register and pay, your spot is not confirmed. You do not have to pay for free trips. 

Refunds: To receive a refund, email your payment confirmation to [email protected]You cannot be reimbursed after the Wednesday before your trip. Please keep in mind that it can take up to a month to process a refund.

Spring 2019 Semester Trips:

Greenbelt Campground Transfer Overnight Adventure Bound, March 30-31st, 2019, FREE
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Are you a transfer student? Join GW TRAiLS for a weekend adventure as we travel to Greenbelt Campground where we will unwind, reconnect with nature, and talk about being a transfer student at GW.
For more information or to sign up, please click here

Monticello Excursion, Saturday, March 23rd, 8:30am, $40
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Join GW TRAiLS as we travel to Thomas Jefferson's historic home and explore the grounds. 
For more information or to sign up, please click here.

Rock State Park, Saturday, March 23rd, 9:15am, $15
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Join GW TRAiLS as we venture into Rock State Park in Maryland featuring amazing views of massive boulders and dense forests.
For more information or to sign up, please click here.

Wellness Week Rock Creek Park Trip, Sunday, March 24th, 9:00am, FREE
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The Rock Creek park hike is the perfect chance to escape the city for a low (NO!) cost. Come hang out with some funky fresh TRAiLS guides and awesome GDub students on a cool, relaxing hike that is sure to be the best post-midterm wind-down during Wellness Week.
For more information or to sign up, please click here.

Belay Workshop, Friday, March 29th, 4:00pm, FREE
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Have you ever wanted to learn how to belay someone in rock climbing? Do you just want to rock climb with a fun group of people? This is the perfect trip for you! We will be teaching people how to belay and improve their climbing skills. All skill levels are welcome.
For more information or to sign up, please click here.

Harpers Ferry, Saturday, March 30th, 10:00am, $15
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Join GW TRAiLS as we travel to the Maryland Heights trails in the northern edge of the Blue Ridge and the Shenandoah Valley. The 5.3 mile round trip loop is filled with spectacular scenery, sweet geological formations, and rich American history.
For more information or to sign up, please click here.

Gettysburg Battlefield Excursion, Sunday, March 31st, 8:15am, $15

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Join GW TRAiLS as we travel to Gettysburg National Military Park in PA and hike a gentle 7-mile trail around the battlefield to see most of the major fighting points.
For more information or to sign up, please click here.

Mary's Rock, Sunday, March 31st, 9:30am, $15
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Join GW TRAiLS as we venture to Shenandoah National Park, one of the great natural wonders of Virginia complete with great hikes and beautiful views!
For more information or to sign up, please click here.

Art Hike, Sunday, April 7th, 10:00am, $15
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This is an art-themed hike! Along the Billy Goat trail, we will stop to allow time for painting, sketching, journaling, or photography. Appreciate the beauty of nature and express your artistic side!
For more information or to sign up, please click here.

Overall Run Overnight, April 20-21st, $45
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Join GW TRAiLS for a one-night backpacking trip through the lovely Shenandoah Valley! Practice your love of backpacking and camping in the beautiful Virginia Spring. On the trail we will see the biggest waterfall in Shenandoah, and even be able to go for a swim! 
For more information or to sign up, please click here.

 

Want more information about TRAiLS? Click below for Spring 2019 TRAiLS trip schedule and program details.

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