Find shark’s teeth at Roan Mountain – July 29 – Fossil Casting Adventure

Find shark’s teeth at Roan Mountain – July 29 – Fossil Casting Adventure

 

You will be amazed at all the things you will find at the Xtreme Roan Adventures.

The E.T.S.U. Dept of GeoSciences will have their Fossil Casting Adventure on July 29.

You can search through tailings to find ancient shark’s teeth.

Online Registration for the Xtreme Roan Adventures here.

Complete Schedule here

Mail-in Registration here.

Gettin’ Wet & Catchin’ Wild! Oh Yeah. – July 29 – Xtreme Roan Adventures

Gettin’ Wet & Catchin’ Wild! Oh Yeah.
Wet & Wild Adventure – July 29, 2017Wet & Wild Adventure at the Xtreme Roan Adventures - July 29, 2017

Seriously! We’re in the Doe River Gettin’ Wet and Catchin’ Wild things.

Do you know what lives in the creeks and rivers?

Want to find out?

It’s really cool.

Online Registration for the Xtreme Roan Adventures here.

Complete Schedule here

Mail-in Registration here.

Learn how to focus on the Butterfly Adventure – July 29, 2017

Learn how to focus on the Butterfly Adventure – July 29, 2017

You-learn-to-focus-on-the-Butterfly-Adventure

Online Registration for the Xtreme Roan Adventures here.

Complete Schedule here

Mail-in Registration here.

Cool Underwater Adventure – July 29

Check out this cool Underwater Adventure review:

This is a special Adventure. There are limited number wetsuits and an age restriction.
A parent must accompany their Adventurer.

If you are interested, you need to register as soon as possible.

Go here to register online while wetsuits are available! Xtreme Roan Adventures – Register Online

Here is a schedule of the other 22 other Adventures to choose from: Xtreme Roan Adventures – Schedule 2017.

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Hello Adventurers!

Hello, Adventurers!

REGISTRATION is OPEN

for the 2017 Xtreme Roan Adventures

Your choice of 3 ways to register; Online, by mail, or in person.

 Register Online with a credit card or with PayPal.

Register before July 25 and lunch is included with your registration!

 

 

 

Print out the two-page Registration form and mail it in 

Register before July 25 and lunch is included with your registration!

 

 

 

Register in person on Friday evening, July 28 or Saturday morning, July 29

Please let us know how we can make it easier for you.


This is a great time to be on Roan Mountain!

Lots of your friends will be there too!

The Friends of Roan Mountain will be on the porch of the Roan Mountain State Park Visitor’s Center for the 71st Annual Rhododendron Festival. June 17-18.

Come by and say “Hi!”

 

Get ready for some great adventures on July 28 and 29

LINKS: 

Online Registration

Mail-in Registration

Schedule for the Xtreme Roan Adventures

Xtreme Roan Adventures – July 28-29, 2017

Xtreme Roan Adventures – July 28-29, 2017

Print you own XRA poster/schedule HERE

 

Print you own Registration form HERE

 

Butterfly Adventure – 1:30 p.m. Saturday, July 29.

Butterfly Adventure at Xtreme Roan Adventures

Join us for the Butterfly Adventure at the

Xtreme Roan Adventures on July 29.

This is just one of the 20+ Adventures and Activities.

Download the Registration-2017-mail-in form.

Send it in early.

Spring Naturalists’ Rally – APRIL 28-29-30, 2017

Spring Naturalists’ Rally – APRIL 28-29-30, 2017

Here is the Kid’s Friendly Schedule for Saturday, April 28, 2017.

<< CLICK HERE >> to download Kids Schedule for the Saturday of the Spring Naturalists’ Rally

Adventure-All-Year: Fall Rally Kid’s Schedule for Saturday, Sept 10

Come join us at the Friends of Roan Mountain 54th Annual Fall Naturalists Rally on the weekend of September 9 -11. The kid’s are welcome too. There are fifteen “kid friendly” activities all weekend.

Adventure-All-Year: Fall Rally Kid’s Schedule for Saturday, Sept 10

Click here for the one page Kid’ Schedule for Saturday, Sept. 10

Nature-Hike-Fall-Rally-2015After you experience one of these Rally weekends, you will know why they are known as the “Best Value in Outdoor Education for the Whole Family.”

Kid’s will enjoy the variety of nature activities. And the parents will appreciate learning more about the natural world of Roan Mountain too.

 

NEW ! ! Underwater Adventure at Xtreme Roan Adventures – July 30, 2016

Underwater Adventure!

Underwater-AdventureHave you ever wondered what lives in the Doe River?

Get a personal introduction at the Xtreme Roan Adventures Underwater Adventure – Saturday – July 30, 2016.

The U.S. Forest Service will train Adventurers in underwater observation. Then they will suit up and get in the river for scientific observation and aquatic study.

** This Adventure is limited in attendance and age. **U.S. Forest Service Snorkeling Program

We are limited to twelve wet-suits and to  Adventurers who are 12 years old or older.

If you are interested, it is important to get your XRA registration in A.S.A.P.

There is a separate U.S.F.S registration packet that also must be completed.

LINKS:

Download Xtreme Roan Adventures Schedule

Download Xtreme Roan Adventures Registration

Friends of Roan Mountain

Mountain Bees and Sky Islands with Eric Rayfield – July 30

Mountain Bees and Sky Islands
with Eric Rayfield – July 30

Eric-Rayfield-SAHC-Roan-Mountain-Naturalists-2016 Would you like to live on a ‘sky island’? Some high elevation bees do. What are high elevation bees? Find out how they differ from the other 5,000 kinds of bees in the world at the Xtreme Roan Adventures -n July 30, 2016 at Roan Mountain State Park.

Eric is the Southern Appalachian Highlands Conservancy Roan Naturalist for 2016. His graduate thesis is on High Elevation Bees. (But he can still talk with kids.)

 

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LINKS:

Xtreme Roan Adventures SCHEDULE

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