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Tumbling Rock Caving

September 17 @ 7:30 am - 8:00 pm

$35 - $45

Located in Jackson Co. Al, Tumbling Rock Cave is a great introduction for those wanting to learn about the wonders of caving. Covering over 5 acres and lasting over 6 miles, this cave holds a plethora of geological wonders including Topless Dome, Christmas Tree Stalagmite, Hall of the Gods, and many more! This is your last chance of the semester, so come join us for a day and discover a whole new world just beneath your feet!

Sign-up deadline is the Wednesday before the trip. For this trip, sign up deadline is September 13. Call the Outdoor Recreation office at 205-348-7045 or email at: outdoor.recreation@ua.edu

Leave the Outdoor Rec Rental Center early (7-8 AM) and spend approximately 3-4 hours in cave. Emerge and return to the Rental Center around 7-8 PM
*Itinerary is tentative and subject to change. Participants will be notified of any changes.

Provided by the Outdoor Rec: Transportation to and from the cave will be provided by the Outdoor Rec. Knee pads, helmet, headlamps, gloves, and 2 trained guides will also be provided.

What to Bring: Pants, t-shirt, small backpack, old shoes/boots. Eat breakfast before you arrive, pack snacks/lunch to eat inside the cave. Bring money or sack meal for dinner on the return trip back to Tuscaloosa. FOOD WILL NOT BE PROVIDED FOR THIS TRIP.

Details

Date:
September 17
Time:
7:30 am - 8:00 pm
Cost:
$35 - $45
Event Category:
Website:
https://urec.sa.ua.edu/outdoor-recreation-news/trips-and-clinics/

Organizer

UA Outdoor Recreation
Phone:
205-348-7045
Email:
outdoor.recreation@ua.edu
Website:
urec.ua.edu