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    • Wed, December 09, 2020
    • 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM (PST)
    • The Internet
    • 21
    Register

    Sunset Virtual Campfire

    Enjoy a mid-week virtual getaway evening with friends around a virtual campfire in the comfort of your own home! We'll have a images of a campfire and you can join in the conversation. Share your stay-at-home isolation with a dozen or so of your GOPS friends! 

    WHAT TO BRING: 

    You can join the Zoom meeting using your computer equipped with a camera and microphone (preferred); you can also use a smartphone with a camera.  Bring your own beverage and snacks.  It's becoming summer, so dress accordingly. 

    Dennis Curran is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom meeting.

    Topic: PS - Virtual Campfire

    Time: Wednesday, December 9, 2020; 07:00 PM Pacific Time 

    Register early! Registration closes December 8.  Login information will be emailed to registrants a few days before the event.


    Event Leader: Dennis Curran Email click here

    Health Problems/allergies  It's virtual! No one leaves their home! So there aren't any! 


    • Sun, December 13, 2020
    • 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM (PST)
    • Online zoom call
    • 90
    Register


    HOLIDAY PARTY!!!


    Home for the holidays? Cancelled cruise?

    Well...cheer up.. we have a party for you!

    It's been a loooooong year! It’s time to say ‘good riddance 2020’! 

    Don your outrageous holiday sweater and join us for the fun:

    • Ugly holiday sweater competition - first, second, and third place gift cards

    • Raffles for lots of Amazon gift cards (you must be present to win)

    • Talk to old friends, and meet some new friends

    • We’ll play games

    • Audio visual highlights of Holiday parties past 

    • Special guest, and maybe we’ll get a visit from Santa

    • And more surprises

    • And more raffles

    • And new lyrics for Twelve Days of Christmas": ".....9 streaming binges, 8 canceled plans, 7 TP rations, 6 feet apart, 5 nasal swabs......"

    Party Schedule

    2:30 to 3:20pm Talk with friends and learn to use Zoom

    3:20 pm Welcome, Yearly Recap and Volunteer Awards

    3:50 pm Holiday Poll & Raffles

    4:10 pm Team Scavenger Hunt and Prizes

    4:30 pm Ugly Holiday Sweater Contest & Raffles

    5:00 pm Wrap up and Goodbyes

    5:00 to 6pm Talk with friends in breakout rooms

    So don your gay apparel, your Santa Hat or Elf Ears, prepare a plate of holiday snacks and Zoom in for some Holiday cheer with your Great Outdoors friends. We've missed seeing you in person and we're looking forward to seeing you as we wrap up this year and look ahead. Join the meeting and see your old friends!

    Event registration is online. You will be sent the Zoom Login information in the Confirmation and Reminder emails. If you are not familiar with using Zoom...it is easy and safe. Join the meeting early (after 2:30pm) and we'll teach you to use Zoom. We’re here to help! Click here for information about using Zoom.

    For questions, please contact Dennis Curran via email.



    ZOOM Basics

    • Download the ZOOM APP click here, for your computer, phone, or tablet. Once downloaded, follow the prompts.
    • To join the meeting, click on the hyperlink provided by the host. The Meeting ID & Password will also be shown.
    • Follow the prompts to open and join the meeting. You will be asked for permission to use your camera, microphone and audio:  Be sure to approve all requests.
    • Mute and Chat are two controls at the bottom of the screen you can use.
    • Name option – hover over yourself, select rename, and enter your first and last name
    • The host will open the meeting 10 minutes early to help as needed.
    • Zoom video tutorials click here 
    • Toolbar at bottom of screen:




    • Tue, December 15, 2020
    • 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM (PST)
    • Online Zoom meeting
    • 30
    Register



    Due to the Coronavirus epidemic, the GOPS Monthly Core Group Meeting is being held as an on-line meeting of the Core Group Members, and is available to the public. The Core Group members will meet in an on-line meeting starting at 6:30 pm on Tuesday, December 15, 2020.

    GOPS Members can attend by registering for the meeting; Core Group members do not need to register. For best results, plan to use a computer or tablet equipped with a camera and microphone. Information on how to enter the meeting will be provided to registrants on Sunday, December 13.



    • Wed, December 16, 2020
    • 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM (PST)
    • Zoom on line

    Camping Adventures

    Discover the variety of camping opportunities available and what makes camping fun. Nearby locations will be featured showing local attractions and activities. Different geographical locations will be presented which accommodates all 4 season camping opportunities. Both tent and RV camping will be included. Discover why camping is so popular and how to enjoy it.

    Presented and hosted by THE LGBTQ COMMUNITY CENTER OF THE DESERT.

    Register and get the zoom link at The Center website click here.

    In our four (4) session series, online discussions will welcome participants to share some of their outdoor experiences and connect individuals with common interests inspiring a sense of community. Identify outdoor resources available to visit and explore. Inspire us to appreciate living in a community with some of the best natural resources at our disposal.


    Contact: Scott Connelly,   Email click here 



    Take the road less traveled. Join us for a look at some of the backcounty 4x4 routes and discover what you may find along the way.
    • Wed, December 23, 2020
    • 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM (PST)
    • The Internet
    • 21
    Register

    Sunset Virtual Campfire

    Enjoy a mid-week virtual getaway evening with friends around a virtual campfire in the comfort of your own home! We'll have a images of a campfire and you can join in the conversation. Share your stay-at-home isolation with a dozen or so of your GOPS friends! 

    WHAT TO BRING: 

    You can join the Zoom meeting using your computer equipped with a camera and microphone (preferred); you can also use a smartphone with a camera.  Bring your own beverage and snacks.  It's becoming summer, so dress accordingly. 

    Dennis Curran is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom meeting.

    Topic: PS - Virtual Campfire

    Time: Wednesday, December 23, 2020; 07:00 PM Pacific Time 

    Register early! Registration closes December 22.  Login information will be emailed to registrants a few days before the event.


    Event Leader: Dennis Curran Email click here

    Health Problems/allergies  It's virtual! No one leaves their home! So there aren't any! 


    • Tue, January 19, 2021
    • 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM (PST)
    • Zoom online
    Register

          OUTDOORS EXPERIENCE COMMITTEE  

    Tuesday, January 19, 2021  at 7 pm

    Topics include planning and conducting outdoor events and developing an online leadership training programs.

    Review draft COVID training protocols and procedures.

     Zoom Meeting - link to join will be sent to registrants in separate email.

    Scott   email click here


     






        • Tue, January 19, 2021
        • 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM (PST)
        • Zoom online
        Register

              OUTDOORS EXPERIENCE COMMITTEE  

        Tuesday January 19, 2021 7 pm

        Panning and conducting outdoor events and developing an online leadership training programs.

        Topics: Update on COVID-19 protocols for leaders and Planning/developing online leadership refresher training for leaders.

         Zoom Meeting - Will be sent in separate email to registrants.


        Scott   email click here


         






            • Wed, January 27, 2021
            • 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM (PST)
            • Zoom on line

            Exploring the Backcountry in 4WD

            Where does this road go and what is out there? Take the road less traveled. Join us for a look at some of the nearby backcountry 4x4 routes and discover what you may find along the way. Buckle your seatbelt for a ride to some amazing places.

            Presented and hosted by THE LGBTQ COMMUNITY CENTER OF THE DESERT.

            Register and get the zoom link at The Center website click here.

            In our four (4) session series, online discussions will welcome participants to share some of their outdoor experiences and connect individuals with common interests inspiring a sense of community. Identify outdoor resources available to visit and explore. Inspire us to appreciate living in a community with some of the best natural resources at our disposal.


            Contact: Scott Connelly,   Email click here 



            Take the road less traveled. Join us for a look at some of the backcounty 4x4 routes and discover what you may find along the way.
            • Sat, January 30, 2021
            • 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM (PST)
            • Zoom online
            Register

                  OUTDOORS EXPERIENCE 

                  Hike Leader and/or Trip Leader  

            Let us know if you are interested in participating in our online training program currently under development.

            The January 30, 2021 date is a target date and subject to change. We will canvass all those signing up and select the best date(s).

            Leadership training courses provide the fundamentals including screening participants, risk management, leadership styles, trip planning, managing a group, organizational rules, dealing with an emergency, conservation practice, etc.

            We will be using Zoom for multiple media presentations along with our training manuals with reading/study material for self study. Online discussion of  actual real life situations and scenarios. Group discussions and collaboration will be emphasized. We will spread the sessions out over different times with flexible schedules.

            The dates and times will be adjusted to accommodate users. 

            Estimated registration fee is $5 for one or $10 for both sections. No fee for certified leaders if attending  for refresher update. Any fee will be collected at a later date.


              DAY HIKE LEADER - SECTION I

              Be a Hike Leader!  Not just someone who knows the way, but someone who applies safety, best practices, fun, and local knowledge to make a successful outing. In addition to the course outline we will discuss any issues with past hikes and plan for future hikes. We will review basic hike leader procedures and techniques and latest technology and information.  Completing this course will provide participants with Day Hike Leader Certification. Also a good refresher for hike leaders.

              Hike Leader Syllabus

              Prerequisites: Great Outdoors member (click here to join). The course is  for anyone interested in becoming a hiker leader, learning more about leading effective hikes, or becoming a more confident and capable hiker.

              This Hike Leader Certification course is for hikers who are interested in learning new skills as well as experienced hike leaders  who are looking to update or refresh their outdoor leadership skills. It is suitable for all ranges of hiker abilities, from novice up to very experienced hikers.

              Objectives: Introduce participants to the skills, knowledge and attitudes of a trained hike leader, including appropriate risk management for day hikes. Present skills for leading a safe, environmentally responsible and enjoyable hike.

              Content/Topics Covered:  Hike planning, description, screening participants, trail group management, emergency management, medical issues on the trail, map reading and navigation, outdoor techniques, environmental protection, practical problem solving on a class group hike exercise.

              Course Format: The training includes online instruction and presentations with Q & A trail-based scenarios.

              Pre-Course Assignment:  Review training manuals.

              Course Length/Hours: TBD  Flexible dates and time

              Resources Required by Participant: Zoom application


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              TRIP LEADERSHIP - OVERNIGHT EVENTS - SECTION II


              One of the premier features of Great Outdoors is overnight trips. As a leader you will propose, research and design overnight trips. You will manage and administer the trip using leadership and group management skills. Completing this course will provide participants with Trip Leadership Certification.

              Course Outline:

              • Create a new trip or update a former trip.

              • Planning, scouting, securing reservations.

              • Finances and budget.

              • Create a trip description and promotion.

              • Secure all logistics including any permits, and support staff as necessary.

              • Communicate with participants to provide information and answer questions.

              • Conducting your trip, safety issues, group management issues - preventing and solving.

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              Schedule: TBA 

              Course Preparation: We will send you a link to the Outdoor Experience Training Manuals. You are encouraged to review the material ahead of time. Printed copy of the manual, along with additional documents and information  available upon request.

              Contact:

              Suggested Reading:


              • Wed, February 17, 2021
              • 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM (PST)
              • Zoom on line

              Yosemite High Sierra Camps

              A Unique Backpacking Experience.

              Why are these camps so special? Backcountry glamping! You will see and hear about some of the most scenic trails in North America. Understand why so many hikers apply for the lottery and hope to get a chance to stay in the camps and hike the trails. Our presentation will take you on a virtual journey from preparation, acclimation, and adventures on the trails with a PowerPoint presentation with some great photos and stories of actual events. There will be veteran Yosemite High Camp hikers present to share experiences.

              Presented and hosted by THE LGBTQ COMMUNITY CENTER OF THE DESERT.

              Register and get the zoom link at The Center website click here.

              In our four (4) session series, online discussions will welcome participants to share some of their outdoor experiences and connect individuals with common interests inspiring a sense of community. Identify outdoor resources available to visit and explore. Inspire us to appreciate living in a community with some of the best natural resources at our disposal.


              Contact: Scott Connelly,   Email click here 



              Take the road less traveled. Join us for a look at some of the backcounty 4x4 routes and discover what you may find along the way.

            Past events

            Tue, November 24, 2020 PS - Virtual Campfire Event
            Tue, November 24, 2020 LA - Thanksgiving-edition LA Monthly Core Meeting & Zoom Social
            Thu, November 19, 2020 CORP - Outdoors Experience - Committee Meeting
            Wed, November 18, 2020 PS - Hiking Adventures - Virtual Tour
            Tue, November 17, 2020 PS - Monthly Membership Meeting - November 2020
            Fri, November 06, 2020 SBVC - Lucidity Festival - CANCELLED
            Wed, November 04, 2020 PS - Virtual Campfire Event
            Tue, October 27, 2020 LA - Halloween-edition LA Monthly Core Meeting & Zoom Social
            Tue, October 27, 2020 PS - Monthly Core Group Meeting - October 2020
            Sat, October 24, 2020 CORP - Virtual Campfire & Raffles
            Sat, October 24, 2020 CORP - Awards Ceremony
            Sat, October 24, 2020 CORP - Outings Mtg
            Sat, October 24, 2020 CORP - Incoming Board Mtg
            Sat, October 24, 2020 CORP - Elections Mtg
            Sat, October 24, 2020 CORP - Nominations Committee & Outgoing Board Mtg
            Wed, October 21, 2020 PS - Virtual Campfire Event
            Fri, October 09, 2020 PS - "A History of Off-Roading in the California Desert"
            Wed, October 07, 2020 PS - Virtual Campfire Event
            Wed, September 23, 2020 PS - Virtual Campfire Event
            Tue, September 22, 2020 PS - Monthly Membership Meeting and ELECTION OF OFFICERS - September 2020
            Thu, September 17, 2020 PS - 4x4 Adventures- Virtual Tour
            Thu, September 17, 2020 PS/SBVC - CANCELLED - Hearst San Simeon SP
            Wed, September 16, 2020 SD - GOSD General Membership Meeting/Election 2020-2021
            Wed, September 16, 2020 SBVC - OFFICER ELECTIONS & Core Group Meeting/Pizza Social
            Wed, September 09, 2020 PS - Virtual Campfire Event
            Mon, August 31, 2020 PS - GOPS T-Shirts and Hats
            Wed, August 26, 2020 PS - Virtual Campfire Event
            Tue, August 25, 2020 PS - Monthly Membership Meeting - August 2020
            Tue, August 25, 2020 SBVC - cancelled - Jalama Beach
            Fri, August 21, 2020 CORP - Online Training - Outdoors Experience - Interest Survey
            Thu, August 20, 2020 PS - Cancelled - Backpacking Plus - Horse and Mule Spot Trip
            Wed, August 19, 2020 SBVC - Core Group Meeting/Pizza Social
            Sun, August 16, 2020 OCLB - McGee Pass Backpack
            Fri, August 14, 2020 CORP - Outdoors Experience - Committee Meeting
            Thu, August 13, 2020 SBVC - Wonder Lakes Backpack (Intermediate)
            Wed, August 12, 2020 PS - Virtual Campfire Event
            Fri, August 07, 2020 PS - Cancelled - Big Bear Barton Flats
            Wed, July 29, 2020 PS - Virtual Campfire Event
            Tue, July 28, 2020 PS - Monthly Membership Meeting - July 2020
            Thu, July 23, 2020 PS - Death Valley Pt 2 - Virtual Tour
            Wed, July 15, 2020 PS - Virtual Campfire Event
            Wed, July 15, 2020 SBVC - Core Group Meeting/Pizza Social
            Sun, July 12, 2020 PS - Cancelled - Rock Creek Tent Camping
            Sun, July 12, 2020 OCLB - Olympics National Park Backpack
            Sat, July 11, 2020 LA - [CANCELED] GO Picnic and Social Hike at Chilao
            Fri, July 10, 2020 CORP - Outdoors Experience - Committee Meeting
            Thu, July 09, 2020 PS - Death Valley Pt 1 - Virtual Tour
            Wed, July 01, 2020 PS - Virtual Campfire Event
            Thu, June 25, 2020 SBVC - Hamilton Lakes Backpack (Strenuous)
            Tue, June 23, 2020 PS - Monthly Membership Meeting - June 2020
            Sat, June 20, 2020 LA - Pasadena Architectural House Walking Tour
            Wed, June 17, 2020 PS - Virtual Campfire Event
            Wed, June 17, 2020 SBVC - Core Group Meeting/Pizza Social
            Tue, June 16, 2020 LA - Cancelled -Virtual Open Mic/Show & Tell Social!
            Sun, June 14, 2020 OCLB - Cottonwood Lakes Beginner Backpack
            Fri, June 12, 2020 PS - Name That Campout-Jeopardy
            Sun, June 07, 2020 PS - CANCELLED - Guajone Regional Park, Oceanside
            Thu, June 04, 2020 SBVC - El Capitan State Beach
            Wed, June 03, 2020 PS - Virtual Campfire Event
            Thu, May 28, 2020 PS - Staycamp -Saline Valley - Virtual Tour
            Thu, May 28, 2020 OCLB - Buckhorn to Mount Waterman Day Hike
            Tue, May 26, 2020 PS - Monthly Membership Meeting - May
            Fri, May 22, 2020 Cancelled - SD - Campout - Lake Edison
            Thu, May 21, 2020 SBVC - CANCELED: Aliso Park Campground-Arroyo Grande Strawberry Festival and Cuyama Valley Exploration
            Wed, May 20, 2020 PS - Virtual Campfire Event
            Wed, May 20, 2020 SBVC - CANCELED: Core Group Meeting/Pizza Social
            Fri, May 15, 2020 PS - Staycamp - Lake Perris Virtual
            Fri, May 15, 2020 CANCELLED - CORP - Lake Perris Jamboree
            Sat, May 09, 2020 PS -Our Amazing Desert: The Diversity of Life!
            Sat, May 09, 2020 CANCELLED - SD - Day Hike - Cedar Creek Falls: West Approach
            Wed, May 06, 2020 PS - Virtual Campfire Event
            Tue, May 05, 2020 LA - Virtual Cinco de Mayo Social!
            Fri, May 01, 2020 PS - Yosemite High Sierra Camps - Virtual Tour
            Thu, April 30, 2020 PS - Cancelled - Hike Deep Creek Hot Springs
            Thu, April 30, 2020 SBVC - CANCELED: Pfeiffer Big Sur State Park
            Wed, April 29, 2020 PS - Deep Creek Hot Springs - Virtual Tour
            Tue, April 28, 2020 PS - Monthly Membership Meeting - April
            Sun, April 26, 2020 CANCELLED - SD - Day Hike - Three Sisters Waterfalls
            Sat, April 25, 2020 CORP - Board Meeting
            Fri, April 24, 2020 PS - CANCELED - April Game Night Hosted by Jody King
            Wed, April 22, 2020 PS - Earth Day 50 Years - Wild and Scenic Short Films
            Tue, April 21, 2020 PS - Virtual Campfire Event
            Sun, April 19, 2020 OCLB - Mount Lowe, day hike - Moderate
            Thu, April 16, 2020 PS - Virtual- Joshua Tree NP (Cottonwood Campground)
            Wed, April 15, 2020 SBVC - CANCELED: Core Group Meeting/Pizza Social
            Tue, April 07, 2020 Cancelled - OCLB - Monthly Chapter Meeting
            Tue, April 07, 2020 PS - Virtual Campfire Event
            Sat, April 04, 2020 Cancelled: OCLB - Irvine Ranch day hike, Orange County
            Thu, April 02, 2020 PS - Cancelled - Hike: Eagle Cliff Hills
            Tue, March 31, 2020 LA - Virtual Happy Hour
            Mon, March 30, 2020 PS - Cancelled - Emma Wood State Beach Campout
            Mon, March 30, 2020 PS - Cancelled - Bike Ride - Palm Springs North
            Sat, March 28, 2020 Canceled: OCLB - Arroyo Seco Day Hike
            Sat, March 28, 2020 PS - Cancelled - Cathedral City Pride Booth Volunteers
            Fri, March 27, 2020 SD - Campout - Agua Caliente Regional Park
            Fri, March 27, 2020 SBVC - CANCELED: Sespe Wilderness/Bear Creek Backpack (Beginner)
            Tue, March 24, 2020 PS - Cancelled - Monthly Membership Meeting - March 2020
            Tue, March 24, 2020 PS - Cancelled - Hike: The Maze
            Sun, March 22, 2020 PS - Cancelled - Hike: Whitewater PCT To I-10
            Sat, March 21, 2020 PS - Cancelled - March Game Night: Gather Your Balls for BOWLING!!
            Sat, March 21, 2020 LA - Cancelled - Condor Peak Hike
            Thu, March 19, 2020 PS - Cancelled - Hike: Cathedral Canyon Loop
            Wed, March 18, 2020 SBVC - CANCELED - Core Group Meeting/Pizza Social
            Tue, March 17, 2020 PS - Cancelled - Hike: Pipes Canyon
            Tue, March 17, 2020 PS - Cancelled - Hike: Red Canyon via 4x4 trail
            Sat, March 14, 2020 PS - BIKE AND HIKE INDIAN CANYONS
            Thu, March 12, 2020 SBVC - Morro Bay Campout/Cayucos Sea Glass Festival
            Thu, March 12, 2020 PS - Organ Pipe Cactus
            Wed, March 11, 2020 SD - Core Group Meeting
            Tue, March 10, 2020 PS - Speaker Program- -CANCELLED -Mar. 2020 Bats, Man! What GOPS Members Might Want To Know About Bats
            Tue, March 10, 2020 PS - Hike: Pipes Canyon
            Sat, March 07, 2020 PS - WILDFLOWER FESTIVAL
            Sat, March 07, 2020 SD - Whale Watching
            Sat, March 07, 2020 OCLB - Blackstar Canyon Day hike, Easy/moderate
            Fri, March 06, 2020 PS - Birding at the Salton Sea
            Tue, March 03, 2020 OCLB - Monthly Chapter Meeting
            Sun, March 01, 2020 PS - Mineral Hot Spring
            Sun, March 01, 2020 PS - Hike: Whitewater Red Dome Plus
            Sat, February 29, 2020 OCLB - O'Neill Regional Park day hike, Orange County
            Fri, February 28, 2020 SBVC - Movie Night - "Boys Don't Cry"
            Fri, February 28, 2020 PS - Hike: Slot Canyon Experience
            Thu, February 27, 2020 PS - HIKE: North Lykken to Museum Trail
            Thu, February 27, 2020 LA - Joshua Tree N.P. - Jumbo Rocks Campground
            Tue, February 25, 2020 PS - Monthly Membership Meeting - February 2020
            Tue, February 25, 2020 PS - Hike: Hayfield Canyon
            Sat, February 22, 2020 CORP - Outdoors Experience - Hike And Trip Leader Training
            Fri, February 21, 2020 PS - February Game Night Hosted by Robert Varga and John Simonsen
            Fri, February 21, 2020 PS - Bike Ride -Las Palmas Stars
            Wed, February 19, 2020 SBVC - Core Group Meeting/Pizza Social
            Wed, February 19, 2020 PS - Hike: Whitewater View Loop
            Sun, February 16, 2020 PS - Hike: Eagle Canyon
            Sat, February 15, 2020 PS - Architectural Bike Ride
            Sat, February 15, 2020 LA - Echo Mountain: Hike through History
            Fri, February 14, 2020 PS - Hike - La Quinta Cove Oasis
            Wed, February 12, 2020 SD - Core Group Meeting***Canceled***
            Wed, February 12, 2020 PS - Hike: Big Morongo Canyon Preserve
            Tue, February 11, 2020 PS - Speaker Program- Understanding Coyotes
            Tue, February 11, 2020 PS - Ski Outing Big Bear
            Sun, February 09, 2020 CANCELLED DUE TO WEATHER!!! SD - Day Hike - Woodson Mountain: West Approach (Potato Chip Rock)
            Sat, February 08, 2020 LA - Oak and Fascination Springs Hike
            Thu, February 06, 2020 PS - Salton Sea - Mecca Beach Campground
            Tue, February 04, 2020 OCLB - Monthly Chapter Meeting
            Sun, February 02, 2020 PS - Bike Tahquitz Loop Plus
            Sun, February 02, 2020 LA - Kayaking and Birding in Beautiful Newport Back Bay
            Sat, February 01, 2020 OCLB - Irvine Ranch Conservancy Day Hike
            Fri, January 31, 2020 SBVC - Movie Night - "Third Man Out"
            Fri, January 31, 2020 PS - Hike: Earl Henderson Trail
            Wed, January 29, 2020 PS - Hike: Tachevah Waterfall
            Tue, January 28, 2020 PS - Monthly Membership Meeting - January 2020
            Tue, January 28, 2020 PS - Hike Leader Training: Garret's Arch
            Sun, January 26, 2020 PS - Hike - East Indio Hills Badlands
            Sat, January 25, 2020 OCLB - Tour of the Art of the Metro Gold Line
            Fri, January 24, 2020 PS - January Game Night Hosted by Tom Bolton and Jim Copeland
            Thu, January 23, 2020 PS - Hike: Hermans Peak
            Sat, January 18, 2020 OCLB - Bowers Museum day tour
            Fri, January 17, 2020 SD - Mojave National Preserve & Mitchell Caverns Campout
            Fri, January 17, 2020 SBVC - Yosemite National Park
            Thu, January 16, 2020 PS - Hike: Grotto To Mecca Hills
            Wed, January 15, 2020 SD - Core Group Meeting
            Wed, January 15, 2020 SBVC - Core Group Meeting/Pizza Social
            Tue, January 14, 2020 PS - Speaker Program-Jan. 2020 A 50th Anniversary Pilgrimage to the Sites of Apollo 11 Mission
            Sun, January 12, 2020 OCLB - Palos Verdes Day Hike
            Sat, January 11, 2020 CORP - Board Meeting
            Wed, January 08, 2020 PS - Hike Indian Canyons
            Tue, January 07, 2020 OCLB - Monthly Chapter Meeting
            Tue, January 07, 2020 PS - Bike Ride - Amtrak Station
            Sun, January 05, 2020 LA - New Year's Hike: Bear Canyon
            Thu, January 02, 2020 PS - HIKE: South Lykken North
            Sat, December 28, 2019 SBVC - Holiday Party
            Sat, December 28, 2019 PS - Tecopa Hot Springs
            Fri, December 27, 2019 SBVC - Movie Night - "Shelter"
            Wed, December 25, 2019 PS - Bike Ride Christmas Morning
            Tue, December 24, 2019 PS - Hike: Pushawalla Palms Oasis
            Sun, December 22, 2019 PS - 4x4 Meccacopia Trail
            Sat, December 21, 2019 OCLB - Santiago Oaks Regional Park Day Hike
            Thu, December 19, 2019 PS - Hike: Whitewater View Loop - PCT
            Wed, December 18, 2019 SBVC - Core Group Meeting/Pizza Social
            Tue, December 17, 2019 PS - Speaker Program-Dec. 2019 The Palms to Pines Birding Trail
            Mon, December 16, 2019 PS- Cruise of Lights and Dinner - Newport Beach Holiday
            Sun, December 15, 2019 PS - Hike: Hayfield Canyon
            Sat, December 14, 2019 SD - Holiday Party/Sleepover/Hike
            Fri, December 13, 2019 PS - Holiday Theme Game Night. Hosted by Ed and Peter Emond-Worline
            Thu, December 12, 2019 PS - HIKE: BISKRA PALM OASIS
            Wed, December 11, 2019 SD - Core Group Meeting
            Tue, December 10, 2019 PS - Monthly Membership Meeting - December 2019
            Sun, December 08, 2019 PS - Holiday Party
            Sun, December 08, 2019 LA - Holiday Party 2019 at DeSano Pizza Bakery!
            Sun, December 08, 2019 PS - Bike Ride
            Sat, December 07, 2019 OCLB - Irvine Ranch Conservancy Day Hike
            Thu, December 05, 2019 PS - HIKE: CHOCOLATE DROP
            Wed, December 04, 2019 PS - WILD COACHELLA THE NATIONAL MONUMENT
            Tue, December 03, 2019 OCLB - Monthly Chapter Meeting
            Tue, December 03, 2019 PS - BIKE AND HIKE INDIAN CANYONS
            Sun, December 01, 2019 OCLB-2019 Holiday Party
            Sat, November 30, 2019 PS - HIKE: EAST INDIO HILLS
            Thu, November 28, 2019 LA - Ensenada, Mexico (Condo Or Hotel)
            Tue, November 26, 2019 PS - Hike: Suicide Rock
            Mon, November 25, 2019 PS - Hike -Skyline Trail to First Rescue Box
            Sun, November 24, 2019 PS - HIKE: CACTUS SPRINGS TO HORSETHIEF CREEK
            Sun, November 24, 2019 LA - Fish Canyon Hike
            Fri, November 22, 2019 SBVC - Movie Night - "4th Man Out"
            Thu, November 21, 2019 PS - HIKE & DOCENT TOUR LIVING DESERT
            Wed, November 20, 2019 SBVC - Core Group Meeting/Pizza Social
            Sun, November 17, 2019 SD - Day Hike Santa Ysabel Preserve West
            Sat, November 16, 2019 PS - HIKE: JANE'S HOFFBRAU
            Sat, November 16, 2019 OCLB - Whiting Ranch Day Hike
            Thu, November 14, 2019 PS - Kartchner Caverns
            Wed, November 13, 2019 SD - Core Group Meeting
            Tue, November 12, 2019 PS - Speaker Series - Joshua Tree Park Jeopardy
            Tue, November 12, 2019 PS - HIKE: SHANNON
            Sun, November 10, 2019 PS - HIKE - SAVE OSWIT CANYON
            Sat, November 09, 2019 PS - NATIONAL PUBLIC LANDS DAY TRAIL CLEANUP
            Fri, November 08, 2019 PS - November Game Night Hosted by Brian Davis
            Thu, November 07, 2019 PS - HIKE: MAGNESIA FALLS NORTH
            Tue, November 05, 2019 OCLB - Monthly Chapter Meeting
            Tue, November 05, 2019 PS - Bike Ride - S. Palm Springs
            Mon, November 04, 2019 PS - HIKE: MISSION CREEK - WHITEWATER PCT
            Sun, November 03, 2019 PS - Palm Springs Pride Parade
            Sun, November 03, 2019 LA - Central Gabrielino Trail
            Sat, November 02, 2019 PS - Skyline Trail to Mountain Station
            Wed, October 30, 2019 PS - Save Oswit Canyon Fundraiser
            Sat, October 26, 2019 OCLB - BBQ and Pool Party
            Fri, October 25, 2019 SBVC - Halloween Party
            Thu, October 24, 2019 PS - Joshua Tree NP (Black Rock Campground)
            Tue, October 22, 2019 PS - Monthly Membership Meeting - Meet Your Hike Leaders!
            Sun, October 20, 2019 PS - HIKE: BEARPAW RESERVE
            Sun, October 20, 2019 SD - Palomar Mountain Day Hike
            Sat, October 19, 2019 OCLB - Mount Baldy Day Hike
            Sat, October 19, 2019 LA - Blue Ridge to Baldy summit (via Pine Mountain) aka “The North Backbone”
            Thu, October 17, 2019 PS - Sunset Hike and Campfire Event
            Wed, October 16, 2019 SBVC - Core Group Meeting/Pizza Social
            Wed, October 16, 2019 PS - HIKE: OAK GLEN PRESERVE
            Mon, October 14, 2019 PS - Bike Ride - Palm Springs Loop
            Sat, October 12, 2019 Corp - Incoming Board Meeting
            Fri, October 11, 2019 Corp - Outgoing Board Meeting
            Fri, October 11, 2019 PS - October Game Night and Pool Time Hosted by Bond Shands
            Fri, October 11, 2019 SBVC/CORP - 41st Annual GO Conference, Jamboree & Campout
            Fri, October 11, 2019 PS - HIKE: WELLMAN DIVIDE CIENEGA
            Thu, October 10, 2019 PS - HIKE: HIDDEN DIVIDE PLUS
            Wed, October 09, 2019 SD - Core Group Meeting
            Wed, October 09, 2019 PS - HIKE: UPPER CARRIZO CANYON
            Tue, October 08, 2019 PS - GOPS Speaker Series - Save Oswit Canyon
            Sat, October 05, 2019 PS - HIKE: HIDDEN DIVIDE PLUS
            Tue, October 01, 2019 OCLB - Monthly Chapter Meeting
            Tue, October 01, 2019 PS - HIKE & YOGA
            Sun, September 29, 2019 LA - Huntington Brunch and Chapter Elections
            Sun, September 29, 2019 OCLB - Crystal Cove Day Hike
            Fri, September 27, 2019 SBVC - Movie Night - "Rebel Without a Cause"
            Fri, September 27, 2019 OCLB - Planes of Fame Air Museum
            Thu, September 26, 2019 PS - Silent Valley Camp Resort
            Tue, September 24, 2019 PS - Monthly Membership Meeting and Officer Elections - September 2019
            Sat, September 21, 2019 PS - Autumn Pool Party
            Sat, September 21, 2019 LA - Scenic hike along Bluff Cove in Palos Verdes
            Sat, September 21, 2019 SBVC - Day Hike in Carpinteria
            Sat, September 21, 2019 SD - Coastal Cleanup Day
            Thu, September 19, 2019 PS - TOUR AMAZON FULFILLMENT CENTER
            Wed, September 18, 2019 SBVC - Overnight Trip Planning Meeting
            Wed, September 18, 2019 SBVC - OFFICER ELECTIONS & Core Group Meeting/Pizza Social
            Wed, September 18, 2019 PS - Trip Planning For 2020
            Tue, September 17, 2019 PS - Bike Ride - Las Palmas Neighborhood
            Sun, September 15, 2019 OCLB - Aliso Wood Canyon Day Hike
            Sat, September 14, 2019 PS - September Game Night and Pool Time Hosted by Jim, Brian & Ed
            Wed, September 11, 2019 SD - Core Group Elections
            Tue, September 10, 2019 OCLB - Monthly Chapter Meeting
            Tue, September 10, 2019 PS - September Monthly Speaker Program
            Tue, September 10, 2019 PS - Hike _ Sunrise S. Lykken
            Fri, September 06, 2019 PS - HIKE: Round Valley-Tamarack Valley
            Thu, September 05, 2019 SBVC - Morro Bay State Park
            Wed, September 04, 2019 PS - LA County Fair
            Thu, August 29, 2019 PS - HIKE: Tamarack Valley
            Tue, August 27, 2019 PS - Monthly Membership Meeting - August 2019
            Sun, August 25, 2019 OCLB - Autry Museum
            Sun, August 25, 2019 SD - End of Summer BBQ, Hike and Pool Party
            Sat, August 24, 2019 SBVC - Santa Barbara Pride Festival
            Sat, August 24, 2019 PS - Hike: Round Valley
            Fri, August 23, 2019 SBVC - Movie Night - "Bridegroom"
            Fri, August 23, 2019 OCLB - Aquarium of the Pacific
            Wed, August 21, 2019 SBVC - Core Group Meeting and Pizza Social
            Tue, August 20, 2019 SD - 2020 Event Planning Meeting and Member Appreciation Pizza Party
            Tue, August 20, 2019 OCLB - Monthly Chapter Meeting Udate
            Sun, August 18, 2019 PS - Bike Ride CicLAvia-Hollywoods
            Sat, August 17, 2019 PS - August Game Night: Gather Your Balls for BOWLING!!
            Sat, August 17, 2019 SBVC - Ventura Pride Festival
            Thu, August 15, 2019 PS - HIKE: Wellman Divide-Tamarack Vly
            Thu, August 15, 2019 LA - Rock Creek Canyon (near Mammoth)
            Sun, August 11, 2019 GOSD - La Jolla Shores Snorkeling
            Fri, August 09, 2019 OCLB - Silver Lake to Thousand Island Lake Intermediate Backpack
            Thu, August 08, 2019 PS - Discovery Hike
            Wed, August 07, 2019 SBVC - Mid-Week Day Hike
            Tue, August 06, 2019 OCLB - Monthly Chapter Meeting
            Sat, August 03, 2019 LA - Chinatown Urban Walk & Wine Day
            Fri, August 02, 2019 PS - Hurkey Creek Campout (Idyllwild)
            Tue, July 30, 2019 PS - HIKE: SUNSET HIKE AND DINE
            Sun, July 28, 2019 PS - Hike: Mt. San Jacinto Peak
            Sat, July 27, 2019 SBVC - Movie Night - "Hit and Runway"
            Sat, July 27, 2019 PS - July Game Night and Pool Time Hosted by George Gosselin
            Sat, July 27, 2019 Corp - Quarterly Board Meeting
            Fri, July 26, 2019 PS - DISCOVERY HIKE
            Thu, July 25, 2019 PS - Bike Ride
            Wed, July 24, 2019 PS - Summer Pool Party
            Tue, July 23, 2019 PS - Monthly Membership Meeting - July 2019
            Sun, July 21, 2019 OCLB - Long Beach Ranchos Day Trip
            Sat, July 20, 2019 LA - Long Beach Beach Party 2019
            Thu, July 18, 2019 PS - Hike: Tram To Idyllwild
            Sun, July 14, 2019 PS - HIKE: ISLAND IN THE SKY
            Sat, July 13, 2019 LA - Big Rock Creek / Pleasant View Ridge Wilderness day hike
            Fri, July 12, 2019 PS - Silverwood Lake - Cancelled
            Thu, July 11, 2019 PS - Hike: Mt. San Jacinto SP - Round Valley
            Wed, July 10, 2019 SD - Core Group Meeting
            Mon, July 08, 2019 OCLB - Yosemite National Park Intermediate Backpack
            Thu, July 04, 2019 PS - HIKE: 4th of July Fireworks
            Thu, July 04, 2019 SBVC - July 4th Potluck and Fireworks
            Thu, July 04, 2019 LA - Mount Hillyer Day Hike
            Thu, July 04, 2019 SD - Kings Canyon National Park
            Sun, June 30, 2019 PS - Bike Ride CicLAvia
            Sun, June 30, 2019 OCLB - Mount San Jacinto Day Hike
            Sat, June 29, 2019 LA - Big Gay Picnic + Victorian Urban Stair Hike
            Sat, June 29, 2019 GO - Hike Leader Training - Outdoor Experience
            Tue, June 25, 2019 PS - Monthly Membership Meeting
            Sun, June 23, 2019 SD - Day Event - Mission Bay Kayaking/SUP Boarding
            Sun, June 23, 2019 LA - Beginner Pride Bike Ride
            Sat, June 22, 2019 PS - Mt Baldy Hike and Camp
            Thu, June 20, 2019 LA - Core Group & Member Meeting *Canceled*
            Sat, June 15, 2019 PS - Hike: Mt. San Jacinto Peak CANCELLED
            Fri, June 14, 2019 PS - June Game Night and Pool Time Hosted by David Stewart and Don Adams
            Thu, June 13, 2019 LA - Kern River Camping and Rafting
            Wed, June 12, 2019 SD - Core Group Meeting
            Sun, June 09, 2019 PS - Big Bear (Serrano Campground)
            Sun, June 09, 2019 OCLB - Crown Valley to Cabin Creek Beginner Backpack
            Thu, June 06, 2019 LA - Pride Pop-Up! Rocketman Movie Night + Happy Hour
            Thu, June 06, 2019 SBVC - El Capitan State Beach Campout
            Thu, June 06, 2019 PS - Integratron Sound Bath & Giant Rock
            Tue, June 04, 2019 OCLB - Monthly Chapter Meeting
            Tue, June 04, 2019 PS - Hike Deep Creek Hot Springs
            Sun, June 02, 2019 PS - Spring Pool Party
            Sat, June 01, 2019 OCLB - Emerald Canyon/Bommer Ridge Day Hike
            Sat, June 01, 2019 PS - Mt Baldy Hike and Camp
            Thu, May 30, 2019 PS - T-shirt Orders
            Tue, May 28, 2019 PS - Monthly Membership Meeting
            Sun, May 26, 2019 PS - Bike Ride
            Sat, May 25, 2019 PS - Autry Museum Of The American West
            Sat, May 25, 2019 OCLB - Mount Baldy Day Hike
            Fri, May 24, 2019 SBVC Movie Night - "Taking Woodstock"
            Thu, May 23, 2019 LA - Core Group & Member Meeting
            Thu, May 23, 2019 PS - Hike Deep Creek Hot Springs (Cancelled)
            Thu, May 23, 2019 SBVC - Bates Canyon-Los Padres National Forest-Arroyo Grande Strawberry Fest!
            Sun, May 19, 2019 SD - Dripping Springs Hike (Cancelled due to Weather!)
            Wed, May 15, 2019 PS - Snow Canyon-St. George Utah
            Sat, May 11, 2019 PS - May Game Night and Pool Time Hosted by Robert Varga and John Simonsen
            Sat, May 11, 2019 Corp - Quarterly Board Meeting
            Sat, May 11, 2019 OCLB - Bridge to Nowehre Day Hike
            Tue, May 07, 2019 OCLB - Monthly Chapter Meeting
            Sat, April 27, 2019 OCLB - Icehouse Canyon to Timber Mountain Day Hike
            Fri, April 26, 2019 SD - Santa Cruz Island Camp Out
            Tue, April 23, 2019 PS - Mo. Mtg/Speaker: Desert Tortoise
            Sun, April 21, 2019 PS - Hike: Garret's Arch
            Sat, April 20, 2019 SBVC Movie Night - "My Beautiful Laundrette"
            Sat, April 20, 2019 PS - Hike: South Lykken to North Lykken
            Fri, April 19, 2019 PS - April Game Night and Pool Time Hosted by Tom Bolton and Jim Copeland
            Thu, April 18, 2019 SBVC - Pfeiffer Big Sur State Park
            Wed, April 17, 2019 SBVC - Core Group Meeting and Pizza Social
            Wed, April 17, 2019 LA - Monthly Core Group and Member Meeting
            Thu, April 11, 2019 PS - Joshua Tree NP (Cottonwood Campground)
            Wed, April 10, 2019 SD - Monthly Core Group Meeting & Dinner
            Sat, April 06, 2019 PS - Camping 101
            Thu, April 04, 2019 PS - Hike: Skyline Trail to 1st Rescue Box
            Tue, April 02, 2019 OCLB - Monthly Chapter Meeting
            Tue, April 02, 2019 PS - Hike: Lucky Boy - Eagle Cliff
            Sun, March 03, 2019 OCLB - Autry Museum

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