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Spring Break Trip - Sun & Fun: Florida Keys Beach Trip

Join us on a tropical vacation to the Florida Keys. The location of the trip is Tavernier, FL located on Key Largo. Key Largo is the first island in the chain of islands located off the southern tip of Florida. The island is a great location for an ocean oriented vacation with access to beautiful beaches and clear tropical waters. The trip is designed to offer the participants a variety of activities from scuba diving, snorkeling, kayaking, biking and spending time on the beach. For divers we will do three days of diving two dives per day and one night dive. The reefs around Key Largo are some of the most beautiful in the Caribbean. There are also some wrecks that we will be able to dive on. Additional days of diving can be arranged. In addition to Scuba Diving the snorkeling is terrific most of the diving locations are located near shallow reefs. Sea Kayaking in this area is great flat water and beautiful mangrove forests to kayak around. Bicycles are available to rent and biking is a fun activity in this area.
Accommodations will be either at a hotel near the dive shop or a private vacation home depending on group size. Meals will be included with some help in preparation from the trip participants. Price does not include travel to and from Tavernier


Dates

Pre-Trip Meeting

Reg. Deadline

# of Part

Fee

Location

3/23-3/29

3/14; 5pm; OP Office

3/1; 5:00pm

7

$850

Tavernier, Florida

 

May-mester Sailing Trip – US Virgin Islands

Looking for a unique, exciting tropical vacation, take a look at this. We are offering a 10 day sailing trip in British Virgin Islands some of the most beautiful sailing area in the world. Arrival in St Thomas, USVI should be planned for May 11th so you can get aboard by noon on the 12th to depart for our trip. The British Virgin Islands are located just to the east of the US Virgin Islands which lie about 60 miles east of Puerto Rico. The BVI is a chain of about 40 islands that enclose a large body of water providing a beautiful protected area for a great sailing vacation. Each night the boat will anchor in a new location for a whole set of new adventures.
The trip is planned to provide you with a terrific tropical experience including sailing on a 40-50 ft yacht, snorkel and scuba diving in crystal clear tropical waters, hiking or trail running thru beautiful tropical forests or just hanging out on beautiful tropical beaches. Meals will be provided on the boat but there is always the opportunity to go ashore and try some of the local cuisine. Price does not include travel to and from St. Thomas


Dates

Pre-Trip Meeting

Reg. Deadline

# of Part

Fee

Location

5/12-5/21

4/1; 5pm; OP Office

4/1; 5:00pm

7

$1650

St Thomas, USVI

 

All or part of the CU Outdoor program is conducted on public lands under special permit from the U.S. Bureau of Land Management, U.S. Forest Service, U.S. National Park Service, Boulder County Open Space and/or Colorado Division of Parks and Outdoor Recreation.