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Cliff Diving!

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Destination
Hermit Falls in Arcadia
Dates
09/03/2010 to 09/03/2010
Leader
Emilio Medina
Co-leaders

Trip Fee
Required Gear
Hiking/tennis shoes, sunscreen, water
Signup Dates
08/31/2010 to 09/03/2010
Maximum Participants
69 (including leader/co-leaders)

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Come jump off cliffs (and into water) this Friday at Hermit Falls!

With a rating of 4.5 (out of 5) stars averaged using compiled data from 13 reviews (yelp.com), hermit falls is a destination for kings. Celebrity citings at Hermit Falls this past year have included J.Bieberz, T. Swift, and 50 cent. We're going to meet at 12:45pm at the walker beach volleyball courts and should be back on campus by 4:30 at latest. It's about a 30 minute drive to Arcadia and a 20 minute hike to the cliffs. The cliffs range from 15-50 feet high. The water is deep, and there should also be space to swim.

 For more info on hermit falls check out...

http://www.yelp.com/biz/hermit-falls-arcadia 

As usual, the number of people who can go on the trip depends on the number of drivers going. Drivers get priority!

It's going to be awesome. Great precursor to the speedo hike. 

Please email me to let me know if you have a car

emilio.medina@pomona.edu

 

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Registered Participants

1. Emilio Medina Pomona Confirmed
2. Kristen Lindbergh Pomona Confirmed
3. Lauri Valerio Pomona Confirmed
4. Micah Berman Pomona Confirmed
5. Nicole Holsted Pomona Confirmed
6. Andrew Cha Pomona Confirmed
7. Laura Warburton Pomona Confirmed
8. Sydney Brown Pomona Confirmed
9. Anatolia Evarkiou-Kaku Pomona Confirmed
10. Nick Clute-Reinig Pomona Confirmed
11. Juliette Walker Pomona Confirmed
12. Frances Nan Pomona Confirmed
13. John Russell Pomona Confirmed
14. James Muller Pomona Confirmed
15. Benjamin Smith Pomona Confirmed
16. Jordan Lawrence Pomona Confirmed
17. Michael Haber Pomona Confirmed
18. Erika Falsgraf Pomona Confirmed
19. Megan Lewis Scripps Confirmed
20. Miriam Shiffman Pomona Confirmed
21. Andrew deJong Pomona Confirmed
22. Will Hummel Pomona Confirmed
23. Peter Chinman Pomona Confirmed
24. Caitlin Plefka Pomona Confirmed
25. Anne Hedlund Pomona Confirmed
26. Amy Shoemaker Pomona Confirmed
27. Olivia Graham CMC Confirmed
28. Brandon Tate CMC Confirmed
29. Kendall Kritzik CMC Confirmed
30. Alicia Hendrix Scripps Confirmed
31. Dane Brodke Pomona Confirmed
32. Carson Williams Pomona Confirmed
33. Paloma Medina Scripps Confirmed
34. Will Pitkin Pomona Confirmed
35. Hunter Dukes Pomona Confirmed
36. Cici Cyr Pomona Confirmed
37. Erin MacLean CMC Confirmed
38. David Link CMC Confirmed
39. Helen Liu CMC Not confirmed
40. Charlotte Dohrn Pomona Not confirmed
41. Julia Tiucs Pomona Not confirmed
42. Brendan Schneiderman Pomona Not confirmed
43. Vanessa Ho Pomona Not confirmed
44. Kelly Doerr Pomona Not confirmed
45. Aimee Mori Pomona Not confirmed
46. Ben Shand Pomona Not confirmed
47. Megan farrell Pomona Not confirmed

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

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