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2017 - 2018

September 15 - 17

Santa Rita Flat*
Santa Rita Flat, Santa Rita Springs, Santa Rita Cabin (east), Squares Tunnel.
(CWS Field Trip, complete)

October 27 - 29

Stecker Flat*
Stecker Flat (...trying to locate hidden snow cave/waterfall), Taboose Creek, Red Mountain Creek.
NOTE: Overnight backpack away from van
(AVC Field Trip, no charge)

November 17 - 19

Jackpot Mine*
Jackpot Mine, Tuber Canyon, Ballarat.
NOTE: Combination, day packs, overnight backpack away from van
(CWS Field Trip, $55/person or $20/own vehicle)

December 2017 / January 2018 TBA

Zzyzx, Paymaster Mine, Brannigan Mine, Oro Fino Mine.

(Zzyzx, Desret Studies Center in conjunction with Cal State Fullerton...CWS Field Trip, cost TBA, tentative date January 12 - 14, 2018, information forthcoming)


Field Trip
Backpack trips:  7-10 day duration, participants must qualify re: Backpack Survival Seminar

Update issued 1/1/16.  Complete details regarding each activity will be mailed on request as dates come due.  Check with instructor/guide regarding "family/spouse" and "own transportation" rates where applicable.  Rates listed include van transportation. Some quotas may apply due to rise in gas prices.

Last Update
October 2, 2017

(661) 947-5153