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REGISTRATION & PAYMENT REQUIRED: Once you've reviewed the event details, and decided you'd like to join us, you MUST sign up at the bottom of this page. This is a paid event with payment managed through the AOC. Please read the event description carefully for details; you will be given payment instructions after you sign up. Late payments are NOT accepted for this event, in any circumstance.

Jekyll Island Beach Adventure

The Basics:
Event Type:Overnight
Event Location: Jekyl Island
Date(s) & Time:Fri, Apr 23 2010  8:00 am >> N/A  (Carpool Departure: 8:00 am   *log in for location*)
Registration Opens: Thu, Feb 25 2010 9:00 pm
Registration Cut Off: Thu, Apr 15 2010 9:00 pm
Event Duration:3 Days and 2 Nights
Difficulty Rating:D2: Easy to Moderate
Trip Leader(s):
Lisa Maldonado
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Member Cost:$20.00/Person (See Detailed Cost Info Below)

Participant Info:
Who's Invited: Members Only, 21 And Older Only
Maximum Group Size:20
Minimum Group Size:10
Number Registered So Far: 20 / 0 (To see who's signed up, log in to the Member Area)
Are Dogs Permitted: No

We Will be camping at the Jekyl Island Campground in one of the group sites. There will be access to clean restrooms and showers.
Bring your bicycle. There are bicycle trails all over the island.  On Saturday we will do a short hike on the nature trails through the marshes. There will be plenty of time for walks on the beach and swimming. Meals are not included in the cost of the trip. You may bring your own food or go to one of the restaurants in the area.

Required Items to Bring:
Sleeping bag, pad or air mattress
Camp chair
Change of clothes
Toiletry items
Bug spray
Hiking Boots
Swim Suit
Beach Towel
Camelback or Water Bottle
**1 or 2 bags of firewood
Dinner for Friday and Saturday
Breakfast for Saturday and Sunday
Lunch for Saturday and Sunday
Trail Snacks

Recommended Items to Bring:
Use our Event Checklists to make sure you have everything you need.
Adult Beverages
Bicycle Helmet

How to Get There:
Event Directions:
Jekyll Island Campground
1197 Riverview Drive
Jekyll Island GA
, 6288 Old Dixie Hwy, Jonesboro, GA,  30236-1240 -
  1. Start out going NORTHWEST on OLD DIXIE RD/OLD DIXIE HWY/US-19/US-41/GA-3 toward UPPER RIVERDALE RD. 0.1 mi
2. Merge onto I-75 S/GA-401 S. 69.6 mi
3. Merge onto I-16 E/GA-404 E via EXIT 165 on the LEFT toward SAVANNAH. 156.5 mi
4. Merge onto I-95 S/GA-405 S via EXIT 157A toward BRUNSWICK/JACKSONVILLE. 69.4 mi
5. Merge onto US-17 N/GA-25 N/GA-520 E/CORRIDOR Z/SOUTH GEORGIA PKWY via EXIT 29 toward BRUNSWICK/WAYCROSS. 5.9 mi
  7. Turn LEFT onto RIVER VIEW DR. 3.2 mi
  8. 1197 RIVERVIEW DR. 0.0 mi
, 1197 Riverview Dr, Jekyll Island, GA,  31527-0748 -
Total Travel Estimate : 311.05 miles - about 4 hours 55 minutes
Carpool to Event Distance (round trip):622Mile(s)
Carpool Departure Time: 8:00 am
Carpool Location:   Log in for location
Carpool Directions:   Log in for directions
Carpool Cost: Estimated cost per vehicle for this event is $248.80 using a reimbursement rate guideline of $0.400 per mile. The total amount should be divided by the number of people in the vehicle, including the driver. This is a guideline, not a rule, for drivers but the cost should not be higher unless there are extenuating circumstances.

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     - No partial payments. All registrants must pay the posted Member Cost regardless of any agreement you may have with any party involved in the event.

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Cost & Payment:
Member Cost:$20.00/Person
Non-Member Cost:$25.00/Person
Cost Includes:Payment must be made by April 15
Campsite fees
Payment Cut Off:Payment must be received by the AOC on Thu, Apr 15 2010.
Make a Payment:Click here for the details. PLEASE PAY AFTER YOU HAVE SIGNED UP BELOW.

Cancellation/Partial Attendance:   Please review the AOC cancellation policy.
*Note: Refunds up until April 17th. No refunds will be given after April 17th unless there is a waiting list and someone takes your spot.