Save the Caves
Western Regional Caver Convention
OCtober 9-11, 2015, Twentynine Palms, CA
Hosted by the Desert Dog Troglodytes Grotto
Desert Dog Troglodytes Grotto is pleased to announce the details of the 2015 meeting. For more information and to register, please check out the website!.
When: OCtober 9-11, 2015 (Cavers are welcome to come early and stay late)
Where: Twentynine Palms, CA
What: This is a gathering of cavers, for cavers. It is primarily hosted for
the benefit of grotto members in the Western Region of the NSS, but
cavers from everywhere are welcome.
Admission (over 12 years of age): $20 per person
On-site registration will be available from Friday on, but the cost
goes up to $30 per person
Children 12 and under receive FREE admission.
Meal plan: Add $25 per person
Gather up your caving friends and fuel up your Toyota pickups and
Subarus with 400,000 miles. The 2015 Western Regional is coming up!
Ten years ago, the Desert Dog Grotto hosted the regional. This years
promises to be bigger, better and full of more things to do. The Event
will officially take place over the weekend of October 9-11th. We are
also planning pre and post-con trips for those wanting stay longer.
On-site camping will be open starting on Monday, October 5th will stay
open until the following Friday, October 16th. This is a good
opportunity to stay and go climbing or see Joshua Tree National Park
with the family. The Location is the same as our previous event. Known
as the Desert Dogs World headquarters, the site is located 5 miles
from the Indian Cove entrance to Joshua Tree National Park.
We hope to have several caving trips available, as well as a guided
off road tour of the local historic mining area. Additionally, Off
Roading, Hiking, Climbing, Historic Tours, caving related
presentations, and more.
Please check the website for pre-registration and final details. See you there!
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Last update: 8 September 2015