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Beginning Camping!

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Destination
J-Tree
Dates
03/05/2016 to 03/06/2016
Leader
Sidney browning
Co-leaders
Kara Bank
Trip Fee
Free
Required Gear
*The gear below can be rented at the OEC
Warm sleeping bag
sleeping pad
utensils
bowl or plate
two full water bottles
sun protection
warm clothes! (it gets cold at night)
Signup Dates
02/24/2016 to 03/01/2016
Maximum Participants
12 (including leader/co-leaders)

For more information about this trip, log on with your OTL account!


Do you want to go camping, but don't know how? Was OA one of the only times you've slept outside? 

 Join two OEC staff, for a fun and safe car camping trip to J-Tree! Join this trip to learn how to plan for a successful camping experience and learn the skills neccessary to be comfortable outside. We want this trip to really be for beginners and create a welcoming and fun space. 

 Before the trip, we will have a mandatory planning session where we will teach you about trip planning, food, and packing. We want to make sure you are prepared and know what to bring!

So if you are a beginner and want to learn more about camping while being in the amazing J-Tree, please email sidney.browning@pomona.edu with a blurb about why you want to come. After recieving this email and making sure we are on the same page, we will be able to confirm you for the trip. 

 Also, if you have a car that you can drive that would be good to know! 

  

 

Registered Participants

1. Sidney browning Pomona Confirmed
2. Kara Bank Pomona Confirmed
3. Younsook Jang Pomona Not confirmed
4. Amy Wu CMC Not confirmed
5. Grace Breckenridge Scripps Confirmed
6. Katherine Miller Pomona Not confirmed
7. Sophie Weil-Roth Pomona Not confirmed
8. Emma Etnier Scripps Not confirmed
9. yi zhan Pitzer Not confirmed
10. Ali Momin Pomona Not confirmed
11. Mikayla Dong CMC Confirmed
12. Raquel Pomona Not confirmed
13. Lianne Sturgeon Scripps Confirmed
14. Cosette Claremont Graduate Confirmed
15. luyi huang Pitzer Confirmed
16. Xiaotong Gui Pomona Confirmed
17. Vanessa Gill CMC Not confirmed
18. Nina Zhou Pomona Confirmed
19. Grace Richey Scripps Confirmed
20. Nicole Rishwain Scripps Not confirmed
21. Lanna Sanchez Pomona Not confirmed
22. Mary Knaak Scripps Confirmed
23. Alana Gonzales Scripps Not confirmed
24. Monica Acosta Scripps Confirmed
25. Judy Cheng Pomona Not confirmed
26. Max Potvin Pomona Not confirmed
27. Elyza Halpern Pomona Not confirmed
28. Kristy Zhu CMC Not confirmed

All trip participants, confirmed and not confirmed, have electronically signed the Release and Waiver of Liability:

RELEASE AND WAIVER OF LIABILITY, ASSUMPTION OF RISK AND INDEMNITY AGREEMENT

In consideration for being permitted by the Pomona College ("Pomona") to participate in the Activity, I hereby acknowledge and agree to the following:

ELECTIVE PARTICIPATION: I acknowledge that my participation is elective and voluntary and that my participation is not required by Pomona. As a condition of my participation, I hereby grant Pomona the right to use, for promotional purposes only, any photographs of me taken by Pomona, its employees or agents, during my participation in the Activity. I further understand and agree that Pomona may use (for marketing purposes) any statements or quotes attributed to me in my evaluation of the Activity.

RULES AND REQUIREMENTS: I agree to conduct myself in accordance with Pomona's policies and procedures. I further agree to abide by all the rules and requirements of the Activity. I acknowledge that Pomona has the right to terminate my participation in the Activity if it is determined that my conduct is detrimental to the best interests of the group, my conduct violates any rule of the Activity, or for any other reason in Pomona's discretion.

INFORMED CONSENT: I have been informed of and I understand the various aspects of the Activity. I understand that that there are risks involved in participation in the Activity which include, but are not limited to: travel to and from Activity site via private vehicle, common carrier, and/or Pomona owned vehicle, conditions of facilities, injuries due to condition of equipment, weather conditions, facility conditions, wildlife, negligent first aid operations and there may be other risks not known to me or not reasonably foreseeable to me at this time. In addition, I understand that as a Participant in the Activity, I will engage in physical activities, during which I could sustain serious personal injuries, illness, property damage, or even death. I understand that as a Participant in the Activity I could sustain serious personal injuries, illness, property damage, or even death as a consequence of not only Pomona's actions or inactions, but also the actions, inactions, negligence or fault of others, and that there may be other risks not known to me or not reasonably foreseeable at this time. I further understand and agree that any injury, illness, property damage, disability, or death that I may sustain by any means is my sole responsibility, except for those occurrences due to Pomona's gross negligence or intentional misconduct.

RELEASE AND WAIVER OF LIABILITY: I, on behalf of myself, my personal representatives, heirs, executors, administrators, agents, and assigns, HEREBY RELEASE, WAIVE, DISCHARGE, AND COVENANT NOT TO SUE The Claremont Colleges (Pomona College, Harvey-Mudd College, Claremont McKenna College, Scripps College, Pitzer College, Claremont Graduate University, and the Keck Graduate Institute), its governing board, directors, officers, employees, agents, volunteers, and any students (hereinafter referred to as "Releasees") for any and all liability, including any and all claims, demands, causes of action (known or unknown), suits, or judgments of any and every kind (including attorneys' fees), arising from any injury, property damage or death that I may suffer as a result of my participation in the Activity, REGARDLESS OF WHETHER THE INJURY, DAMAGE OR DEATH IS CAUSED BY THE RELEASEES, UNLESS THE INJURY DAMAGE OR DEATH IS CAUSED BY THE RELEASEES' GROSS NEGLIGENCE OR INTENTIONAL MISCONDUCT, AND REGARDLESS OF WHETHER THE INJURY DAMAGE OR DEATH OCCURS WHILE IN, ON, UPON, OR IN TRANSIT TO OR FROM THE PREMISES WHERE THE ACTIVITY, OR ANY ADJUNCT TO THE ACTIVITY, OCCURS OR IS BEING CONDUCTED. I further agree that the Releasees are not in any way responsible for any injury or damage that I sustain as a result of my own negligent acts.

ASSUMPTION OF RISK: I understand that there are potential dangers incidental to my participation in the Activity, some of which may be dangerous and which may expose me to the risk of personal injuries, property damage, or even death. I understand that these potential risks include, but are not limited to: travel to and from Activity site via private vehicle, common carrier, and/or Pomona owned vehicle, injuries due to condition of equipment, weather conditions, facility conditions, wildlife, negligent first aid operations of Releasees, and other risks that are unknown at this time. In addition, I understand that as a Participant in the Activity, I will engage in physical activities during which I could sustain serious personal injuries, illness, property damage, or even death. I KNOWINGLY AND VOLUNTARILY ASSUME ALL SUCH RISKS, BOTH KNOWN AND UNKNOWN, EVEN IF ARISING FROM THE ACTS OF THE RELEASEES, UNLESS THEY ARISE FROM THE RELEASEES' INTENTIONAL MISCONDUCT OR GROSSLY NEGLIGENCE, and assume full responsibility for my participation in the Activity.

INDEMNITY: I, on behalf of myself, my personal representatives, heirs, executors, administrators, agents, and assigns, agree to hold harmless, defend and indemnify the Releasees from any and all liability, including any and all claims, demands, causes of action (known or unknown), suits, or judgments of any and every kind (including attorneys' fees), arising from any injury, property damage or death that I may suffer as a result of my participation in the Activity, REGARDLESS OF WHETHER THE INJURY, DAMAGE OR DEATH IS CAUSED BY THE RELEASEES OR OTHERWISE, UNLESS THE INJURY DAMAGE OR DEATH IS CAUSED BY THE RELEASEES' GROSS NEGLIGENCE OR INTENTIONAL MISCONDUCT.

PERSONAL MEDICAL INSURANCE: I agree to purchase and maintain during the term of the Activity personal medical insurance. I further acknowledge that I am responsible for the cost of any and all medical and health services I may require as a result of participating in the Activity.

CERTIFICATION OF FITNESS TO PARTICIPATE: I attest that I am physically and mentally fit to participate in the Activity and that I do not have any medical record of history that could be aggravated by my participation in this particular Activity.

MEDICAL CONSENT: I understand and agree that Releasees may not have medical personnel available at the location of the Activity. In the event of any medical emergency, I do authorize and consent to any x-ray examination, anesthetic, medical, dental or surgical diagnosis or treatment, and hospital care that Pomona personnel deem necessary for my safety and protection. I understand and agree that Releasees assume no responsibility for any injury or damage which might arise out of or in connection with such authorized emergency medical treatment.

CHOICE OF LAW: I hereby agree that this Agreement shall be construed in accordance with the laws of the State of California.

SEVERABILITY: If any term or provision of this Agreement shall be held illegal, unenforceable, or in conflict with any law governing this Agreement the validity of the remaining portions shall not be affected thereby.

By electronically logging in on the OTL website and signing up for this trip, I hereby acknowledge that I have read, understand and will abide by each of the terms and conditions of this Agreement.

 

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