Intro to Backpacking: Providence Canyon

  • Apr 8 - Apr 9

    All Day Event
  • Registration Closed

    We are no longer accepting registrations.

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  • About

Explore the (Little) Grand Canyon of the east coast! This 2-day trip offers incredible canyons and forests to explore. Dramatic canyons and formations slice through the pines and offer adventurers a striking variety of colors and scenes! This trip is an awesome and rewarding introduction to backpacking. We will be departing from UF early Saturday morning and returning Sunday evening. Don’t miss out on this exciting 2-day getaway! 

Price: $121

Registration Includes:

  • Group Camping Equipment (tents, etc)
  • Meals (usually vegetarian)
  • Transportation
  • $5 gear rental voucher with Pre-Trip attendance


  • Primitive Camping
    • No electricity 
    • No running water
    • No flushing toilets
    • No showers

There will be a mandatory Pre-Trip meeting at 8pm on March 30th at the CORE building for the 4/8-4/9 TRiP.

*If there are no spots left and you would like to be added to the waiting list for the trip please call the CORE building at 352-294-1040 between 9am-7pm*