Calendar

2018 Grotto Meeting Calendar
All meetings take place at 7:00 PM EST

Meetings only (see below for full calendar including trips):

February 6 – REI Atlanta
March 10 – Moses Tomb
April 3 – REI
May 12 – Supermeeting @ Caver’s Paradise with Sewanee Mtn. Grotto (confirmed)
June 5 – REI
July 7 – Sinking Cove
August 7 – REI
September 8 – Billygoat Point (pending)
October 2 – REI
November 3 – Smokey’s Farm (confirmed)
December 4 – REI
January 8, 2018 – REI

Call our hotline with any questions: 678-90CAVES

Other important dates

  • Mid-Late September¬† Work Weekend for the 2018 Cave-In
  • October 4-7, 2018 – 41st Annual TAG Fall Cave-In (Always Columbus Day Weekend)

Full Calendar (place names excluded, for more info email cavetrips@dogwoodcitygrotto.org for info. Members can view the full calendar in the members area)

Updated 2-7-18

(*** = DCG Grotto Meeting)

*** February 6 – REI Meeting (Tues)
Feb 10 – open (10th and 11th is DCG Vertical Class at IMO)
Feb 17 – Galina Moore leading Beginner Horizontal Trip
Feb 24 – Clinton Kahl lead vertical trip
Feb 25 (Sun) Thomas Bjurbo lead beginner horizontal trip
Mar 3 – open (also SERA WBM)
Mar 4 – (Sun) Jon Zetterberg leading a ridge walking trip in Walker Co, GA.
*** Mar 10 – M’s Tomb Campout Meeting (open)
Mar 11 – (Sun) Thomas lead local road cleanup and Beginner Horizontal Trip
Mar 17 – Brad leading DCG outreach
Mar 24 – Clinton Kahl lead advanced Vertical trip, possible camping
Mar 25 – (Sun) Thomas lead Beginner Horizontal trip after possible camping
Mar 31 – open (Also ACS meeting)
*** Apr 3 – REI Meeting (Tues)
Apr 7 – open
Apr 14 – Amber Griffith leading a Beginner Horizontal Trip trip
Apr 21 – open
Apr 28 – Brandon Balkcom leading Beginner Horizontal trip
May 3 – (Thurs) SERA Cave Carnival starts (May 3-6)
May 5 – open
May 6 – (Sun) Abbey Moore lead Beginner Horizontal Trip
*** May 12 – Cavers Paradise Campout joint meeting with DCG and Sewanee Mtn Grotto
May 12 – Abbey Moore lead Beginner Horizontal Trip trip
May 12 – Julie Schenck Brown lead advanced vert trip to TBA cave
May 19 – Brandon Balkcom leading Medium-hard horizontal trip
May 26 – open
Jun 2 – open
*** Jun 5 – REI Meeting (Tues)
Jun 9 – open
Jun 16 – Amber Griffith leading Beginner Horizontal Trip, likely camping afterward)
Jun 17 – (Sun) Josh Blanchette leading Medium-hard Horizontal trip
Jun 23 – open
Jun 30 – open
*** Jul 7 – Cove Sinks Campout Meeting (open / impromptu Cave trips for all skill levels)
Jul 14 – open
Jul 21 – open
Jul 28 – open
Aug 4 – open
*** Aug 7 – REI Meeting (Tues)
Aug 11 – open
Aug 18 – open for Beginner Horizontal Trip
Aug 25 – open
Sep 1 – open
*** Sep 8 – Billy Goat Point Campout Meeting (open)
Sep 15 – open
Sep 22 – open
Sep 29 – open
*** Oct 2 – REI Meeting (Tues)
Oct 4-7 – 2018 Fall TAG Cave In
Oct 13 – open for Beginner Horizontal Trip
Oct 20 – open
Oct 27 – open (Halloween Theme?)
*** Nov 3 – Smokey’s Farm Campout Meeting (open)
Nov 10 – open
Nov 17 – open
Nov 24 – open (Thanksgiving weekend)
Dec 1 – open
*** Dec 4 – REI Meeting (Tues)
Dec 8 – open
Dec 15 – open
Dec 22 – open (near Christmas, so probably nothing official)
Dec 29 – open (near New Years, so probably nothing official)
Jan 5 – open (winter holidays wrap-up, so probably nothing official)
*** Jan 8, 2019 – REI Meeting (Tues)
Jan 12, 2019 – open
Jan 19, 2019 – open for Beginner Horizontal Trip