Author Archives: Alexandra Smirnova Garcia

Dona Ana Mountain Biking

Explore the mountain biking trails in our very own backyard! These are the premier mountain biking trails in the Las Cruces area, with miles and miles of trails ranging from beginner or even kid friendly to quite challenging and rocky terrain for experts. Bring your bike and join us! Date: March 11, 2017 Cost: FREE Pre-Trip Meeting:…
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Grand Canyon Spring Break Trip

It’s spring break! Lets go backpacking in the Grand Canyon! We’ll be hiking and camping below the South Rim, and covering 8 + miles per day. Experience in backpacking and hiking recommended. Date: March 17-21, 2017 Cost: $90.00 Pre-Trip Meeting: March 15, 2017 at 5:30pm

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Guadalupe Peak Day Hike

Start off your spring break with a day trip to Guadalupe Peak. Enjoy the outdoors on this 8 mile round trip hike. Date: March 18, 2017 Cost: $5.00 Pre-Trip Meeting: March 15, 2017 at 5:30pm

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Needle Day Hike

Climb the highest point in the Organ Mountains! This tough trail is a great accomplishment with great views at the top! Date: April 1, 2017 Cost: FREE Pre-Trip Meeting: March 29, 2017 at 5:30pm

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Bouldering at Hueco Tanks

Bouldering is a form of rock climbing stripped down to its raw essentials. This trip will take place at Hueco Tanks, one of the premiere spots in the country. Leaving behind the ropes and harnesses, instructors will help you navigate the challenge of bouldering problems through basic introduction to climbing techniques. All level of abilities…
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Better Backpacking

Better Backpacking is a three-day course that will take a beginning backpacker to the next level of outdoor skills and independence. The trip involves intermediate terrain covering increased mileage and elevation. This course builds on your basic backpacking experience and introduces additional skills such as water purification and map and compass use. Sign up and…
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Elephant Butte Sailing Overnight Trip

What a better way to spend a three-day weekend than learning how to sail! Join us for an overnight camping trip at Elephant Butte for hands-on instruction on sailing. Date: April 13-15, 2017 Cost: $30.00 Pre-Trip Meeting: April 12, 2017 at 5:30pm

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Rock Climbing-Top Rope

Bring your climbing shoes and join us at the Rough and Readies for a day of outdoor climbing! No experience needed! We’ll provide the gear and the instruction to get you started! This trip is great for those wanting to try climbing outside for the first time. Date: April 22, 2017 Cost: $5.00 Pre-Trip Meeting:…
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Bouldering at Hueco Tanks Again!

If you missed the opportunity to go to Hueco Tanks earlier this month, here’s your chance to go! We’ll be going back to our favorite bouldering area and spending the day climbing and covering climbing techniques. Date: April 23, 2017 Cost: $18.00 Pre-Trip Meeting: April 19, 2017 at 5:30pm

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Rock Climbing-Lead

Join us at the Rough and Readies for some top rope and lead climbing! We’ll provide the gear and instruction to further your rock climbing skills! You must be belay certified to participate. Date: April 23, 2017 Cost: $5.00 Pre-Trip Meeting: April 19, 2017 at 5:30pm

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