ADVENTURING: A DC-based Gay and Lesbian Outdoor Group

Calendar of All Trips (Click on for Details)

  Date(s) Trip Title Leader Phone

Sep 20 (Sat) Catoctin Mountain Hike Jeff (301) 775-9660

Sep 28 (Sun) Little Devils Stairs Hike Jeff (301) 775-9660

Oct 14 (Tue) Hiking Old Rag on a School Day Jeff (301) 775-9660

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Oct 9-New Appalachian Trail Film
Discover the unique history of the Appalachian Trail (A.T.) in theaters this fall! The Appalachian Trail Conservancy's annual Membership Drive - now in its fourth year - will feature the never-before-seen film The Appalachian Trail: An American Legacy in addition to exciting speakers, limited-edition prizes and more.

Guest speakers include: Guy Gardner "AstroGuy", Retired NASA Astronaut and 2014 A.T. Thru-hiker; Ron Tipton, ATC's Executive Director/CEO and 2,000-miler; Javier Folgar, ATC's Director of Marketing and Communications.

• Watch the film “The Appalachian Trail: An American Legacy” on the big screen
• Hear amazing stories of the men and women who volunteer on the Trail
• Interact with people who have hiked the whole 2,180-mile Trail
• Receive a 1-year membership or gift membership to the ATC (a $40 value!) that includes an ATC decal, patch, and a subscription to A.T. Journeys, the official magazine of the A.T.
• Win cool prizes such as an ATC ENO™ Hammock
• Make new friends in the outdoor and hiking community
• Protect an irreplaceable treasure: the A.T.!

Washington, D.C. - Avalon Theatre

5612 Connecticut Avenue NW,
Washington, DC
October 09, 2014 from 8:00pm - 10:00pm

To purchase tickets visit

Be sure to enter promo code "MEETUP14" for $5 off each ticket.

Pick the Place—Set the Pace—Be the Face
Have you ever wanted to be the one who decides where Adventuring goes? Have you ever thought, “I would like to set the pace?” Have you thought, “More people like me should be on this trip.” Become a Trip Leader, and you can pick the place, set the pace AND be the new face of Adventuring!

Adventuring’s volunteer Trip Leaders hone leadership skills while having fun with friends. Trip Leaders share practical tips with each other while serving Adventuring’s unique mission—opening up the Great Outdoors to the LGBT community!

Becoming a Trip Leader is easy and free. Contact the Program Coordinator in your area of interest listed at , or simply contact Keith Bennett at You can also contact any one on our Operations Committee listed at

Adventuring will pair you with a current Trip Leader with similar interests, and the two of you will plan and conduct your first Adventure together. Once you are comfortable with the process—then you get to pick the place, set the pace and be the new face of Adventuring!

Team DC Promotes LGBT Sports in DC Area
Team DC is a charitable organization providing information on the many LGBT sports and recreation groups in the Washington DC area, educating the LGBT community on the benefits of individual and team sports participation, and working within the broader community to dispel discrimination against LGBT people participating in sports. You can subscribe to their Sportsgram or find out more about LGBT sports and recreation in the DC area by visiting the Team DC website:

Adventuring, P.O. Box 23655, Washington DC 20026 USA (202) 462-0535

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