Our new office is located downtown at 
1193 S. Front Street, Columbus, Ohio 43206
614.442.7901

Welcome to COP Leader Training!

We are glad you wish to join our cadre of trip leaders.

Please read the following:

Introduction

Risk Management

Safety Guidelines

Safety Guidelines common to all activities

plus the guidelines for the activity you expect to lead

SafetyGuidelines_BikeDay

SafetyGuidelines_BikeEvents

SafetyGuidelines_Boating and SafetyGuidelines_Rafting

SafetyGuidelines_HikeBackpackRun

SafetyGuidelines_XskiSnowshoe

SafetyGuidelines_Caving

SafetyGuidelines_Inline Skating

SafetyGuidelines_MtBike

SafetyGuidelines_Climbing are not here yet

COP Policies

The COP Paperpath

Additional sections for Planning, Participant Screening and Leadership will eventually be here.  Meanwhile, please read the Trip Leader Manual for those sections.

After you have digested this information, you will need to:

1. Download the Leader Quiz. Fill it out and bring it with you to:

2. Meet with a Leader Trainer for a 2 hour New Leader session.

after which we expect you will be all set to join the cadre of COP Leaders.

Check the calendar for upcoming New Leader Sessions


Free Update Sessions for Long Time Leaders 
Been a while since you took leader training? Please join us for an evening to make sure we are all on the same page. Well review Risk Management, paperwork and COP Policies, and discuss issues that effect us as leaders out on the roads, trails, and waters. 
You must be a member of COP to take this class.
Check the calendar for upcoming Leader Update Sessions
Questions? email: Columbus Outdoor Pursuits, or Call 614.442.7901
Bike Ride Leader Training  
January or February 2017    
Don't want to wait that long? Take general online Class above.

This Bicycling specific session is intended to help you with the practical aspects of leading a group ride.  Topics will include legal and documentation requirements, laying out and marking routes, and handling people while on the ride.  If you are considering being a COP ride leader you should attend.  Current ride leaders are encouraged to attend to refresh your knowledge and to contribute to the discussion.

Register online or by contacting one of the leaders.
Henk Colijn colijn.1@osu.edu, (614)306-1162
Gordon Renkes gdr1950@sbcglobal.net
bicycling@outdoor-pursuits.org

A Calendar of upcoming events that involve classes, clinics or training is below.  See calendar for all of our activities.

Upcoming events

    • 04/04/2018
    • 6:00 AM
    • 09/30/2018
    • 7:00 PM
    • 10 W. Oak St. Merchandise will be picked up on Friday May 18, 4:00-8:00 or Saturday morning
    Register

    You are at the right place if you want to:

    Order a TOSRV57 jersey(s) 
    Available Sizes: to come
    $75

    Order a TOSRV t-shirt(s):
    All sizes on order as of 5/23, shipping estimate is 6/1
    $18

    Order a TOSRV patch

    Last Year's (TOSRV56) jersey
    Available sizes: L, XL, XXL, XXXL
    $35

    Last Years's T-shirt
    $10

    #TheMobsRule

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    Questions? TOSRV@Outdoor-Pursuits.org 

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    • 07/20/2018
    • 12:30 PM
    • 07/22/2018
    • 9:00 PM
    • Friendsville, MD
    Register

    Upper Yough, Class V

    Friday July 20, 2018 - Sunday July 21, 2018

    Trip Leader: Jimi Nixon
    614-309-4377

    This can be either a "new to the Upper Yough" (UY) or a "playboat down the Upper" depending on interest and skills of the participants.  The Deep Creek lake power house fires up at 11:00 Friday and Saturday meaning, if there's no natural flow, we can put on from about 1:15-1:30 and as late as 2.  (although if a new person trip, 1:30 will be enforced!)

    With natural flow, those times get earlier.  The ideal level for first timers is 2.1-2.2.  2.3 is a little beefy.  2.4 the teeth start coming out (I won't put my little playboat on it higher than that) and 2.5 is just stinking fun!  Above that and we'll find somewhere else to run unless I have nothing but veterans on my trip.  Basically each inch on the gauge is several inches in the gorge.

    The basic venue is such: Unless other natural flow is running, making the UY too high, we will be running the UY Fri and sat.  Sunday can either be the Lower Yough, the LY loop for those whole want to get back to the grind extra quick, or possibly ASCI but only if folk want to try that and it has to be scheduled now.

    Of course all this goes out the window if we get a bunch of rain, making various other options available.  I will only lead people on rivers that I know at least fairly well.  So I can lead on Meadow Run (participants must be comfortable on the UY!), high water LY or Cheat, Middle Fork/Tygart (Travel required), Little Kanawa (Once again experienced only!).  I will not leave people behind.  If someone isn't comfortable with some of those options in the event of rain, we'll figure out what everyone can be comfortable with unless we have multiple experienced folk willing to lead, in which case we can split and run more than one river.

    Meeting will be at Friendsville parking lot from 12:30-1:00.  Don't be late.  Or if you're going to be late, text me @614-309-4377 to give me an ETA.  We won't wait forever, but forgiveness is built into the schedule.  This is at:

    https://www.google.com/maps/place/Friendsville,+MD+21531/@39.6636193,-79.4096396,198m/data=!3m1!1e3!4m5!3m4!1s0x88354d608e829431:0x82f8fcb0791e459a!8m2!3d39.6636933!4d-79.4053167

    zoom out to see more or set this as your destination in your phone.

    Camp situation is this:  Unless a high amount of participants want to camp elsewhere (Yes, YOU can influence this!), camping will be at http://www.paddlerslane.com/campground

    This is just N of Confluence, making it one of the easier campgrounds to get to the Upper AND to the lower on Sunday.  It's also cheap at $7 a person a night.  Drawback: The train, so bring earplugs if you're a light sleeper.  Or get everyone to talk me into some other place, like Benners, Tall Oaks, or one of the 2 campgrounds by the Cheat.  This is located at:  https://www.google.com/maps/place/Confluence,+PA+15424/@39.82738,-79.3932922,14z/data=!4m5!3m4!1s0x89cab5663087f601:0x8ce9cc69d14a3b9d!8m2!3d39.8128547!4d-79.3567015  zoom out to see more or set this as your destination in your phone or follow someone who knows the way.

    Dining will be out.  There's a number of great places that some of you already know about, such as: Lucky Dog Cafe (Confluence), Falls City Pub (Ohiopyle) (Home of best Cajun Pasta around!), and Curts Family Restaurant (Route 40) (home of the biggest appetizer bread around!)  There are also some dining options in Deep Creek and Oakland areas.

    • 07/21/2018
    • 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
    • Alum Creek State Park
    • 3
    Register

    Intro to Kayaking Class (Outdoor Session)

    Saturday, July 21, 2018
    9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.           

    Are you interested in learning to kayak? Have you tried it and found it hard to go straight or turn when you want to? This is a fun, 4 hour introduction to recreational kayaking taught by experienced and qualified instructors. The class will be held at Alum Creek State Park.

    Instruction will cover properly fitting your life jacket and a bit about types of kayaks.

    You will get a chance to learn paddle strokes to help you turn or go straight and have plenty of time to practice as we paddle around Alum Creek Lake.

    You will learn how to paddle on lakes, ponds, and reservoirs.

    Cost: $40.00/Members - $50.00/Non-Members

    The cost of the class includes use of COP kayaks, paddles, and life jackets.  If you have your own kayak and equipment that you would like to use for the class, you are welcome to do that.  If you will be using your own equipment, please indicate that on the registration form.

    Registration deadline: July 15, 2018

    Registration closes about a week before the event so that we can verify student qualifications, arrange for boats and equipment, and arrange for enough instructors.  

    This course is part of a series of kayaking courses from COP.  The series includes:
    •  Introduction to Kayaking (Indoor Session) – in March
    •  Introduction to Whitewater – in April
    •  Introduction to Moving Water – in May and June
    •  Introduction to Kayaking (Outdoor Session) – in June, July, and August

    Take this course (Introduction to Kayaking (Outdoor Session)) if you have little or no experience kayaking.  After this course you are ready to paddle with friends or on COP trips on Central Ohio lakes, and you should be ready to take the Introduction to Moving Water if you are interested in taking that next.

    Tony Skrabak
    tony.skrabak@gmail.com
    614-288-9561 (cell)                   

    • 07/21/2018
    • 9:00 AM
    • 07/28/2018
    • 3:00 PM
    • Ohio and the Surrounding Territories
    • 207
    Register
    XOBA 19

    http://www.Ride-XOBA.org
    When:
    Saturday, July 21th through Saturday, July 28th, 2018
    Please Arrive by 10.00.am for the buses.
    Route:
    We will be touring from Indiana to the Pennsylvania border Lake Erie.
    Parking will be in Brookfield, Ohio
    The Ride:
    Join an diverse group of cyclists and support staff
    through the Greater Ohio Area.
    We will go through beautiful farmland, forests, back country, along rivers and streams. We will have the opportunity to tour train, bike and space museums as well as Seneca Caverns.
    Mileage:
    We average 60-65 miles a day.
    We will have at least three extra mileage options during the tour for the more adventurous among you that want the additional challenge..

    Registration includes:
    XOBA's Official Themed T-shirt,
    XOBA commemorative wristband,
    XOBA Commemorative pin,
    SAG support,
    1 boxed lunch on the bus ride,
    at least 2 catered dinners,
    Baggage transport,
    Expert Bicycle Mechanic,
    Maps,
    GPS,
    marked route
    Bus and bicycle transport from Finish to Start at beginning of the tour
    We recommend:
    15+ speed bicycle in good working condition
    We strongly recommend carrying two water bottles.
    Have enough bags on your bike to carry items you will need/want during the day’s ride (bike tools, extra tubes, patch kits, first aid,food, etc.)
    Do not bring valuables or items easily damaged by water.
    Luggage is Limited:
    We highly recommend you do not have more than two duffel bags.  And Only Duffel bags!
    Remember you are not the only one that will be moving your bag.  How would you like it if you needed to move a bag that was too heavy?  Be considerate of others. Both volunteers and riders may have to move your bag.
    Duffels should not exceed a total maximum weight of 45lbs.  All items must be inside these bags!
    All Bags must have the official XOBA baggage tags!
    Tags will be in your registration packet.

    Contact us if you have questions!

    Bicycling helmets are required! Make sure they are CPSC approved and properly adjusted to fit your head.
    Each rider must be in good physical condition and trained sufficiently for this event.

    Click Here for Recommended Packing List...


    Do you have a spouse, family member or friend who would like to join you for the week, but does not want to ride, ask them to volunteer!

    Volunteering@Ride-XOBA.org
     or sign up at

     http://outdoor-pursuits.org/event-2139469
    • 08/13/2018
    • 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
    • 1193 S Front St, Columbus, OH 43206
    Register

     

    All are welcome and encouraged to attend. 

    Please RSVP so we can be sure to have adequate seating.

    • 08/18/2018
    • 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
    • Alum Creek State Park
    • 14
    Register

    Intro to Kayaking Class (Outdoor Session)

    Saturday, August 18, 2018
    9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.           

    Are you interested in learning to kayak? Have you tried it and found it hard to go straight or turn when you want to? This is a fun, 4 hour introduction to recreational kayaking taught by experienced and qualified instructors. The class will be held at Alum Creek State Park.

    Instruction will cover properly fitting your life jacket and a bit about types of kayaks.

    You will get a chance to learn paddle strokes to help you turn or go straight and have plenty of time to practice as we paddle around Alum Creek Lake.

    You will learn how to paddle on lakes, ponds, and reservoirs.

    Cost: $40.00/Members - $50.00/Non-Members

    The cost of the class includes use of COP kayaks, paddles, and life jackets.  If you have your own kayak and equipment that you would like to use for the class, you are welcome to do that.  If you will be using your own equipment, please indicate that on the registration form.

    Registration deadline: August 12, 2018

    Registration closes about a week before the event so that we can verify student qualifications, arrange for boats and equipment, and arrange for enough instructors.  

    This course is part of a series of kayaking courses from COP.  The series includes:
    •  Introduction to Kayaking (Indoor Session) – in March
    •  Introduction to Whitewater – in April
    •  Introduction to Moving Water – in May and June
    •  Introduction to Kayaking (Outdoor Session) – in June, July, and August

    Take this course (Introduction to Kayaking (Outdoor Session)) if you have little or no experience kayaking.  After this course you are ready to paddle with friends or on COP trips on Central Ohio lakes, and you should be ready to take the Introduction to Moving Water if you are interested in taking that next.

    Tony Skrabak
    tony.skrabak@gmail.com
    614-288-9561 (cell)                   

    • 08/25/2018
    • 7:30 AM - 9:00 PM (EDT)
    • Grizzell Middle School, 8705 Avery Rd, Dublin, Ohio 43017
    Registration is closed

    9th Annual Steve Barbour Memorial Tour

    Saturday, August 25th, 2016 7:30 - 9:00 AM

    START LOCATION: Grizzell Middle School, 8705 Avery Rd, Dublin, Ohio 43017    MAP

    NOTE: if you are coming to registration from the south, Avery Road is CLOSED at Brand Road and detour is not well marked.  Recommendation is to take Muirfield to Brand to Avery.

    Online Registration closed at 6 PM Friday (8/24)

    Steve Barbour was a beloved Ride Leader, son, brother and COP member that was struck by a car on his way to lead a ride and died too young. This ride “Celebrates a Year of Safe Cycling” with moment of silence for all cyclists that no longer ride with us.  

    All routes are flat while riding through Ohio's corn and soy bean farm land in the Union County area and country roads along the Scioto River. 

    Marked routes for distances of 32, 65 and 100 miles are provided along with a route map available at registration.

    A link to RideWithGPS.com routes will be sent in a email to all online registered riders. Register online before Midnight Thursday (8/24) and receive an email Friday (8/25) with GPS routes.

    NOTE: the 2017 ride is a BUDGET+ tour - SAG service from AAA Central Ohio will be available on route until 3:00 PM but no food/snack stops will be provided.

    Registration is available at start (CASH ONLY)

    $5 Members, $10 Non-Members

    Columbus Outdoor Pursuits office (614) 442-7901


    • 09/10/2018
    • 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
    • 1193 S Front St, Columbus, OH 43206
    Registration is closed

    All are welcome and encouraged to attend. Please RSVP so we can be sure to have adequate seating.

    • 09/22/2018
    • 7:30 AM
    • 09/23/2018
    • 9:30 AM
    • Gambier Community Center, 115 Meadow Lane, Gambier, OH
    Register
       27th Knox County Bicycle Challenge
    Saturday Sept. 16th Full Service Tour
    7:30-9:30 a.m.
    Gambier Community Center, 115 Meadow Lane across from new Kenyon College athletic facility.  map

    Ride the beautiful hills of Knox County, slow down for buggies.

    Century route and longer loops are challenging CFC tune-ups.  Lower-cost short route have less hills and uses Kokosing Gap Trail back to Gambier.

    30, 60, 75, and 100 mile options will be marked.  Snack stops and sag support provided
         
    Register on-line or download a paper registration form. 


    Gary Schmidt 614.657.9669 gtschmidt@wideopenwest.com
    • 06/15/2019
    • 12:00 PM
    • 06/22/2019
    • 4:00 PM
    • Starts and ends in the same town in Ohio, TBA 11/19/18

    31st GOBA -Great Ohio Bicycle Adventure

    GOBA is the best family bicycle-camping tour!

    June 15-22, 2019

    Details and Registration at:

     www.goba.com

     

Past events

07/07/2018 25th Upper Sandusky Family Bicycle Tour
07/01/2018 Volunteer Appreciation Celebration
06/30/2018 Lower Youghiogheny Whitewater Trip
06/30/2018 31st Ridge Runner Ramble
06/23/2018 Intro to Moving Water Class
06/21/2018 44th HOOT - Heart of Ohio Tour
06/16/2018 GOBA 2018 - Extras: Car Camper Pass and Community Camping Services
06/16/2018 GOBA 2018 - Extras Merchandise (t-shirts & jerseys)
06/16/2018 GOBA 2018 - Extras: Towel and Deluxe Camping Services
06/11/2018 Board Meeting
06/09/2018 Lower Youghiogheny Whitewater Trip
06/02/2018 Intro to Kayaking Class (Outdoor Session)
05/19/2018 57th TOSRV -Tour of the Scioto River Valley
05/14/2018 Board Meeting
05/12/2018 Intro to Moving Water Class
05/12/2018 TOOH - Top of Ohio Hundred
05/05/2018 44th Mid-Ohio Century (MOC)
04/28/2018 50th SPOT
04/21/2018 Intro to Whitewater - 2018
04/21/2018 46th Woodstock Ride
04/10/2018 Board Meeting
03/21/2018 Board Meeting
03/18/2018 Intro to Kayaking Class
03/04/2018 Learn to Roll a Kayak Session with Bill Cacciolfi
03/03/2018 Paddle Sports Film Festival
03/03/2018 Wilderness First Aid
02/13/2018 Board Meeting
01/27/2018 TOSRV Kick-Off Party and Winter Mixer
01/14/2018 Learn to Roll a Kayak Session with Bill Cacciolfi
12/17/2017 50th Anniversary Flocking to the Hocking
12/15/2017 Wilderness First Responder Course (SOLO)
12/05/2017 Boating Scheduling Meeting for 2018
11/04/2017 Lower Youghiogheny Whitewater Trip
10/29/2017 Annual Columbus Outdoor Pursuits Board Retreat
10/23/2017 Annual Membership Meeting and Board Election Night
09/24/2017 1st Annual Harvest Ride Hosted by OEFFA (Ohio Ecological Food and Farm Association)
09/18/2017 Monthly Board Meeting
09/16/2017 27th Knox County Bicycle Challenge Full Service Bike Tour
08/26/2017 8th Annual Steve Barbour Memorial Tour
08/19/2017 Columbus Scavenger Run
08/18/2017 Multi-sport Outdoor Adventure Weekend
08/12/2017 Lower Youghiogheny Whitewater Trip
08/12/2017 Introduction To Kayaking (Outdoor Session)
08/12/2017 30th Ride The Darby
07/29/2017 Lower Youghiogheny Whitewater Trip
07/20/2017 Local Legends Interview and Forum with Ultra Runner Starshine Blackford
07/08/2017 Introduction To Kayaking (Outdoor Session)
07/08/2017 Upper Sandusky Family Bicycle Tour
07/08/2017 Upper Sandusky Family Bicycle Tour - VOLUNTEERS
06/30/2017 31st Ridge Runner Ramble
06/17/2017 GOBA 2017 Towel Service
06/17/2017 Lower Youghiogheny Whitewater Trip
06/17/2017 43rd HOOT - Heart of Ohio Tour
06/02/2017 Lower Youghiogheny Whitewater Trip
05/20/2017 Introduction To Kayaking (Outdoor Session)
05/20/2017 TOSRV56 Add-Ons
05/20/2017 56th TOSRV -Tour of the Scioto River Valley
05/19/2017 TOSRV56 Expo
05/13/2017 Introduction to Moving Water Class
05/13/2017 Exclusive! Mid-Ohio Century "Mulligan" (MOC-M)
05/06/2017 TOOH - Top of Ohio Hundred
04/29/2017 43rd Mid-Ohio Century (MOC)
04/22/2017 Intro to Whitewater - 2017
04/15/2017 49th SPOT
04/08/2017 45th Woodstock Ride
03/28/2017 Climbing Mt. Kilimanjaro with Jerry Rampelt
03/19/2017 Intro to Kayaking Class
01/28/2017 COP Winter Mixer and TOSRV Kick-Off Party
01/20/2017 2017 Annual Wilderness Lodge Winter Getaway
01/11/2017 Basic Bike Maintenance and Ride Safety Course (Series)
01/10/2017 Monthly Board Meeting
01/01/2017 Old Man’s Cave to Ash Cave Hike
12/18/2016 49th Flocking to the Hocking
12/06/2016 Monthly Board Meeting
12/02/2016 Corn Stubble Ride
11/16/2016 Boating Scheduling Meeting for 2017
11/12/2016 Annual Columbus Outdoor Pursuits Board Retreat
10/19/2016 Basic Bike Maintenance and Ride Safety Course (Series)
10/18/2016 Annual Membership Meeting and Board Election Night
10/11/2016 2017 Boating Programming Planning
10/05/2016 Monthly Board Meeting
09/24/2016 Lower Gauley, West Virginia
09/22/2016 New Leaders Meeting
09/17/2016 24th Knox County Bicycle Challenge Full Service Bike Tour
09/14/2016 Monthly Board Meeting
09/13/2016 Update Session for Long Time Leaders
09/10/2016 Lower Gauley, West Virginia
09/07/2016 New Leaders Meeting
08/20/2016 7th Annual Steve Barbour Memorial Tour
08/20/2016 VOLUNTEERS for Steve Barbour Snack Stops
08/13/2016 Beginning Kayak Class #5
08/13/2016 Beginning Kayak Class #4
08/13/2016 29th Ride The Darby
08/02/2016 Monthly Board Meeting
07/27/2016 Pelotonia RSI Bicycling Clinic - Canceled
07/23/2016 COP Table at 10TV & Metro Parks Outdoor Adventure
07/22/2016 New River Gorge, West Virginia
07/20/2016 Pelotonia RSI Bicycling Clinic
07/16/2016 New River Gorge, West Virginia
07/16/2016 29th Ridge Runner Ramble
07/14/2016 Update Session for Long Time Leaders
07/13/2016 Pelotonia RSI Bicycling Clinic
07/12/2016 New Leaders Meeting
07/09/2016 Beginning Kayak Class #3
07/09/2016 Beginning Kayak Class #2
07/09/2016 Upper Sandusky Family Bicycle Tour
07/07/2016 Monthly Board Meeting
07/06/2016 Pelotonia RSI Bicycling Clinic
07/01/2016 2016 Upper Sandusky Route Marking
06/30/2016 New Leaders Meeting
06/28/2016 ACBE - Roll at the beach
06/28/2016 Update Session for Long Time Leaders
06/18/2016 28th GOBA -Great Ohio Bicycle Adventure
06/18/2016 Learn to Sail!
06/15/2016 Pelotonia RSI Bicycling Clinic
06/14/2016 Pelotonia RSI Bicycling Clinic
06/14/2016 New Leaders Meeting
06/11/2016 Donation for TOSRV gift
06/11/2016 Class 2/3/4 Group skill level / water level dependent
06/09/2016 Marketing Meeting
06/07/2016 Columbus Outdoor Pursuits Steering / Finance Meeting
06/04/2016 Learn to Sail!
06/04/2016 Swiftwater Rescue Class
06/04/2016 Introduction to River Kayaking Class
06/04/2016 42nd HOOT - Heart of Ohio Tour
06/02/2016 Boating Steering Committee
05/28/2016 Saturday Morning Run at Highbanks Metro Park
05/28/2016 Lehigh May 28 & 29 (Memorial Day weekend)
05/25/2016 Wednesday Group Run
05/24/2016 Monthly Board Meeting
05/21/2016 Discover Camp Chase Trail Ride
05/21/2016 Beginning Kayak Class #1
05/21/2016 Slippery Rock - Newbie/Oldie Trip
05/20/2016 COP Table at Bike to Work Day
05/20/2016 Stoneycreek Rendezvous
05/19/2016 Update Session for Long Time Leaders
05/18/2016 Wednesday Group Run
05/18/2016 New Leaders Meeting
05/17/2016 Program Meeting - Jumpstarting the COP Climbing Program
05/14/2016 Saturday Morning Run at Highbanks Metro Park
05/14/2016 Lower Yough May 14 & 15
05/14/2016 Introduction to River Kayaking Class
05/12/2016 New Leaders Meeting
05/11/2016 Wednesday Group Run
05/11/2016 Update Session for Long Time Leaders
05/07/2016 Cheat Narrows Beginner/First Timers
05/07/2016 55th TOSRV -Tour of the Scioto River Valley
05/06/2016 55th TOSRV Volunteers Needed
05/04/2016 Wednesday Group Run
05/01/2016 TOOH - Top of Ohio Hundred
04/30/2016 Learn Your Park Cbus 2016 Powered by Columbus Outdoor Pursuits
04/30/2016 Saturday Group Run at Scioto Audubon Park
04/28/2016 Update Session for Long Time Leaders
04/27/2016 Wednesday Group Run at Antrim Park
04/19/2016 Program Meeting -Hiking the Wales Coast Trail
04/16/2016 Leader Training
04/16/2016 Intro to Whitewater - 2016
04/16/2016 48th SPOT
04/16/2016 36th Annual Florida Bicycle Safari (unofficial COP Spring Bicycle Trip)
04/09/2016 44th Woodstock
04/05/2016 Monthly Board Meeting
03/22/2016 Update Session for Long Time Leaders
03/19/2016 Leader Training
03/05/2016 Sportsmen's Banquet - Information/Display Booth
03/05/2016 Wilderness First Aid
03/02/2016 Grandview Heights Summer Enrichment Expo - Information Booth
03/01/2016 Monthly Board Meeting
02/27/2016 Leader Training
02/24/2016 Update Session for Long Time Leaders
02/14/2016 Rolling with Bill #2
02/12/2016 COP Table at the Adventure Summit
02/02/2016 Monthly Board Meeting
01/26/2016 Update Session for Long Time Leaders
01/23/2016 Wilderness First Responder, Cancelled!
01/19/2016 January Program Meeting -The “Big 4” Bicycle Tours
01/19/2016 Heartsaver® First Aid Basics
01/17/2016 Rolling with Bill
01/16/2016 Ride Leader Training
01/13/2016 Heartsaver CPR Class
01/09/2016 Leader Training
01/05/2016 Monthly Board Meeting
01/01/2016 Old Man’s Cave to Ash Cave Hike
12/13/2015 48th Flocking to the Hocking
12/13/2015 Holiday Hike at Clear Creek
12/05/2015 Leader Training
12/01/2015 Monthly Board Meeting
11/28/2015 Trail run cancelled
11/14/2015 Annual Columbus Outdoor Pursuits Board Retreat
11/14/2015 Slate Run Trail run!
11/07/2015 Leader Training
11/03/2015 NO Monthly Board Meeting - See Annual Retreat for November Board Meeting
10/27/2015 Update Session for Long Time Leaders
10/24/2015 Leader Training
10/20/2015 Annual Membership Meeting and Board Election Night
10/10/2015 Foster Hope Joyride
10/10/2015 Volunteers for Bike Lady's Foster Hope Joyride
10/06/2015 Monthly Board Meeting
10/04/2015 COP Table at Darby Creek Day
10/02/2015 COP Table at Midwest Outdoor Experience
09/26/2015 Leader Training
09/26/2015 40th Columbus Fall Challenge
09/25/2015 WILDLIKE
09/23/2015 Update Session for Long Time Leaders
09/19/2015 23rd Knox County Bicycle Challenge Full Service Bike Tour
09/15/2015 Program Meeting -Hiking and Camping with COP
09/01/2015 Monthly Board Meeting
08/22/2015 6th Annual Steve Barbour Memorial Tour
08/16/2015 TOSRV Volunteer Appreciation Party
08/15/2015 Intro to River Kayaking Class (IRK)
08/08/2015 Recreational Kayak Class #4
08/04/2015 Monthly Board Meeting
08/01/2015 Recreational Kayak Class #3
08/01/2015 Recreational Kayak Class #2
08/01/2015 28th Ride The Darby
07/31/2015 River Crossing Class for Foot Travellers
07/27/2015 River Crossing Class for Foot Travellers
07/19/2015 Pelotonia RSI Bicycling Clinic
07/18/2015 28th Ridge Runner Ramble
07/15/2015 Pelotonia RSI Bicycling Clinic
07/12/2015 Pelotonia RSI Bicycling Clinic
07/12/2015 Pelotonia RSI Bicycling Clinic
07/12/2015 XOBA Route Scouting and Marking
07/11/2015 Upper Sandusky Family Bicycle Tour
07/10/2015 Upper Sandusky Route Marking
07/09/2015 Upper Sandusky Route Marking
07/08/2015 WNP - Kayaking for Cyclists!
07/08/2015 Pelotonia RSI Bicycling Clinic
07/05/2015 XOBA Route Scouting and Marking
07/04/2015 XOBA Route Scouting and Marking
07/03/2015 XOBA Route Scouting and Marking
07/01/2015 Pelotonia RSI Bicycling Clinic
06/28/2015 Pelotonia RSI Bicycling Clinic
06/24/2015 Pelotonia RSI Bicycling Clinic
06/21/2015 Pelotonia RSI Bicycling Clinic
06/21/2015 GOBA 2015 Towel Service
06/20/2015 GOBA 2015- 27th Annual Tour
06/20/2015 GOBA 2015 Towel Service VOLUNTEERS
06/17/2015 Pelotonia RSI Bicycling Clinic
06/14/2015 Pelotonia RSI Bicycling Clinic
06/13/2015 Introduction to River Kayaking Class
06/11/2015 June Board Meeting
06/10/2015 WNP - Kayaks for Cyclists
06/10/2015 Pelotonia RSI Bicycling Clinic
06/07/2015 Pelotonia RSI Bicycling Clinic
06/06/2015 41st HOOT - Heart of Ohio Tour
06/03/2015 Rafting 101
06/03/2015 Pelotonia RSI Bicycling Clinic
05/31/2015 Pelotonia RSI Bicycling Clinic
05/30/2015 Recreational Kayak Class #1
05/27/2015 Pelotonia RSI Bicycling Clinic
05/20/2015 Pelotonia RSI Bicycling Clinic
05/17/2015 Pelotonia RSI Bicycling Clinic
05/14/2015 Monthly Board Meeting
05/13/2015 Pelotonia RSI Bicycling Clinic
05/10/2015 Pelotonia RSI Bicycling Clinic
05/09/2015 54rd TOSRV (Tour of the Scioto Valley)
05/08/2015 54th TOSRV Volunteer Needs
05/08/2015 TOSRV Friday Night Registration
05/08/2015 COP Information Booth @ TOSRV Friday Afternoon-Evening Event
05/06/2015 Pelotonia RSI Bicycling Clinic
05/06/2015 Beginning Backpack Class
05/03/2015 TOSRV Packet Stuffing
05/03/2015 Pelotonia RSI Bicycling Clinic
05/03/2015 TOOH - Top of Ohio Hundred
04/29/2015 Pelotonia RSI Bicycling Clinic
04/26/2015 Pelotonia RSI Bicycling Clinic
04/22/2015 Update Session for Long Time Leaders
04/22/2015 Pelotonia RSI Bicycling Clinic
04/21/2015 Program Meeting -Hiking the Arizona Trail
04/19/2015 Pelotonia RSI Bicycling Clinic
04/18/2015 SPOT
04/15/2015 Pelotonia RSI Bicycling Clinic
04/11/2015 Leader Training
04/09/2015 Monthly Board Meeting
03/24/2015 Update Session for Long Time Leaders
03/21/2015 Leader Training
03/12/2015 Monthly Board Meeting
03/07/2015 Wilderness First Aid
03/01/2015 Kayak 1 School
02/26/2015 COP Board/Staff/Volunteer Website and Event Creation Training
02/26/2015 Update Session for Long Time Leaders
02/23/2015 Heartsaver® First Aid Basics
02/21/2015 Leader Training
02/17/2015 COP Board/Staff/Volunteer Website and Event Creation Training
02/16/2015 Heartsaver CPR Class
02/12/2015 Monthly Board Meeting
02/07/2015 Ride Leader Training
01/25/2015 Great Seal State Park Day Hike
01/22/2015 Update Session for Long Time Leaders
01/21/2015 Boating Scheduling Meeting for 2015
01/20/2015 January Program Meeting -The “Big 4” Bicycle Tours
01/18/2015 Kayak Roll Lesson
01/17/2015 Leader Training
01/17/2015 Wilderness Lodge Winter Getaway
01/15/2015 Monthly Board of Directors Meeting
01/11/2015 Alum Creek State Park Day Hike
01/01/2015 Old Man’s Cave to Ash Cave Hike
12/14/2014 47th Flocking to the Hocking
12/11/2014 Monthly Board Meeting
12/09/2014 Update Session for Long Time Leaders
12/06/2014 Leader Training
11/15/2014 Leader's Planning overnighter
11/08/2014 Leader Training
11/01/2014 Annual Columbus Outdoor Pursuits Board Retreat
10/21/2014 Annual Membership Meeting and Board Election Night
10/09/2014 Monthly Board Meeting
09/27/2014 39th Columbus Fall Challenge
09/20/2014 22nd Knox County Bicycle Challenge Full Service Bike Tour
09/16/2014 Program Meeting -Jungle Hiking
09/13/2014 Tour of Hocking Hills
09/11/2014 Monthly Board Meeting
08/23/2014 5th Annual Steve Barbour Memorial Tour
08/16/2014 Boat and Climb
08/14/2014 Monthly Board Meeting
08/09/2014 Intro to River Kayaking Class (IRK)
08/05/2014 Quickstart Rescue Class
08/02/2014 Ride The Darby
07/30/2014 Pelotonia RSI Bicycling Clinic
07/27/2014 Pelotonia RSI Bicycling Clinic
07/26/2014 XOBA 17 - 2014 - Discovering the Cardinal Trail and Beyond
07/26/2014 XOBA 17 - 2014 - VOLUNTEERS
07/25/2014 Middle Fork to Beachy Trail, Monongahela National Forest
07/23/2014 Pelotonia RSI Bicycling Clinic
07/20/2014 Pelotonia RSI Bicycling Clinic
07/20/2014 Quickstart Trip Class
07/19/2014 Quickstart Kayak Class 2-6pm
07/19/2014 Quickstart Kayak Class 9am -1pm
07/16/2014 Pelotonia RSI Bicycling Clinic
07/15/2014 Rec Kayak Class 6-8pm
07/14/2014 Quickstart Kayak Class
07/14/2014 Quickstart Kayak, Trip & Rescue
07/13/2014 Pelotonia RSI Bicycling Clinic
07/12/2014 Upper Sandusky Family Bicycle Tour
07/12/2014 Upper Sandusky Family Bicycle Tour - VOLUNTEERS
07/10/2014 Monthly Board Meeting
07/09/2014 Pelotonia RSI Bicycling Clinic
07/06/2014 Pelotonia RSI Bicycling Clinic
07/02/2014 Pelotonia RSI Bicycling Clinic
06/29/2014 Pelotonia RSI Bicycling Clinic
06/25/2014 Pelotonia RSI Bicycling Clinic
06/24/2014 Rec Kayak Class 6-8pm
06/22/2014 Pelotonia RSI Bicycling Clinic
06/18/2014 Pelotonia RSI Bicycling Clinic
06/17/2014 Rec Kayak Class 6-8pm
06/15/2014 Pelotonia RSI Bicycling Clinic
06/14/2014 GOBA 2014- 26th Annual Tour
06/14/2014 Columbus Outdoor Pursuits Information Booth @ GOBAville (Saturday - Friday)
06/11/2014 Pelotonia RSI Bicycling Clinic
06/08/2014 Pelotonia RSI Bicycling Clinic
06/07/2014 40th HOOT - Heart of Ohio Tour
06/03/2014 Rec Kayak Class 6-8pm
06/03/2014 Recreational Kayak Class
05/27/2014 Weeknight Run
05/20/2014 Weeknight Run
05/10/2014 Downtown Run at the Columbus Adventure Expo Run#2
05/10/2014 The Columbus Adventure Expo
05/10/2014 Columbus Adventure Expo Vendor registration
05/10/2014 Learn to use a Compass
05/10/2014 Downtown Run at the Columbus Adventure Expo Run#1
05/10/2014 NEW One-Day TOSRV and Columbus Adventure Expo
05/10/2014 53rd TOSRV
05/08/2014 Monthly Board Meeting
05/06/2014 Weeknight Run
05/04/2014 TOOH - Top of Ohio Hundred
05/03/2014 Survival Training Overnight
04/29/2014 Update Session for Long Time Leaders
04/26/2014 Beginning Backpack Class
04/26/2014 Mid Ohio Century (MOC)
04/25/2014 Kayak II / Canoe School
04/23/2014 Beginning Backpack Class
04/22/2014 Program Meeting -Boating
04/21/2014 Beginning Backpack Class
04/19/2014 Beginning Backpack Class
04/19/2014 SPOT
04/17/2014 C.O.P. information Booth at Southwest Licking Schools Health Fair
04/16/2014 Beginning Backpack Class
04/14/2014 Beginning Backpack Class
04/13/2014 Snow Travel for Backpackers
04/12/2014 Leader Training
04/12/2014 Woodstock
04/10/2014 Beginning Backpack Class
04/09/2014 Monthly Board Meeting
04/08/2014 April Program Meeting - Backpacking
04/07/2014 Beginning Backpack Class
04/05/2014 Kayak 1 Session #3 (class 2)
03/29/2014 Kayak 1 Session #3 (class 1)
03/20/2014 Update Session for Long Time Leaders
03/18/2014 March Program Meeting - Bicycling
03/13/2014 Monthly Board Meeting
03/12/2014 Heartsaver CPR Class
03/08/2014 Kayak 1 Session #2 (class 2)
03/08/2014 Leader Training
03/01/2014 Kayak 1 Session #2 (class 1)
03/01/2014 Wilderness First Aid
02/25/2014 Weeknight Run
02/18/2014 Weeknight Run
02/15/2014 Kayak 1 Session #1 (class 2)
02/14/2014 COP Table at Adventure Summit
02/13/2014 Monthly Board Meeting
02/08/2014 Kayak 1 Session #1 (class 1)
02/04/2014 Weeknight Run
01/25/2014 Ride Leader Training
01/24/2014 Snowshoe Northwest Pennsylvania
01/23/2014 Update Session for Long Time Leaders
01/21/2014 January Program Meeting -The “Big 4” Bicycle Tours
01/18/2014 Wilderness First Responder
01/17/2014 Wilderness Lodge Winter Getaway
01/13/2014 COP Annual Bicyclist Leadership Celebration
01/12/2014 Sunday Long Run
01/11/2014 Leader Training
01/09/2014 Monthly Board Meeting
01/08/2014 Heartsaver® First Aid Basics
01/07/2014 Heartsaver CPR Class
12/14/2013 COP Board and Staff Website and Event Creation Training
12/14/2013 Battelle Darby MetroPark Hike
12/07/2013 Leader Training
12/01/2013 Post Holiday Hike - Clear Creek Metro Park
11/20/2013 Update Session for Long Time Leaders
11/19/2013 November Program Meeting
11/19/2013 November Program Meeting
11/16/2013 Leader Training
11/16/2013 Backpack Planning Meeting - Lake Hope
11/02/2013 Annual Columbus Outdoor Pursuits Board Retreat
10/26/2013 Leader Training
10/15/2013 Annual Membership Meeting and Board Election Night
10/03/2013 Monthly Board Meeting
09/28/2013 38th Columbus Fall Challenge
09/21/2013 25th Knox County Bicycle Challenge Full Service Bike Tour
09/05/2013 Monthly Board Meeting
09/04/2013 Climbing Session - Scioto Audubon
08/25/2013 ACA Quickstart Kayak Trip Class
08/25/2013 Get Your Feet Wet Trip Class
08/24/2013 4th Annual Steve Barbour Memorial Tour
08/18/2013 ACA Quickstart Kayak Rescue Class
08/17/2013 ACA Quickstart Kayak Class
08/17/2013 ACA Quickstart Kayak Class
08/17/2013 Boat & Climb Weekend
08/14/2013 Climbing Session - COP Wall
08/14/2013 ACA Quickstart Kayak Class
08/07/2013 Climbing Session - Scioto Audubon
08/06/2013 FREE Safe Group Riding Clinic
08/01/2013 Monthly Board Meeting
07/31/2013 Climbing Session - COP Wall
07/30/2013 FREE Safe Group Riding Clinic
07/27/2013 Leader Training
07/24/2013 Climbing Session - COP Wall
07/23/2013 FREE Safe Group Riding Clinic
07/20/2013 XOBA 16 - 2013 - VOLUNTEERS
07/20/2013 XOBA 16 - 2013 - Going Where We Have Never Gone Before - Sweet 16
07/17/2013 Climbing Session - COP Wall
07/16/2013 Program Meeting - Camping Kickoff!
07/16/2013 FREE Safe Group Riding Clinic
07/13/2013 Olentangy Paddle & Pedal
07/10/2013 Climbing Session - Scioto Audubon
07/09/2013 FREE Safe Group Riding Clinic
07/05/2013 Bob Dorwart Lower Yough Memorial Paddle (class III/IV)
07/02/2013 FREE Safe Group Riding Clinic
06/26/2013 Climbing Session - COP Wall
06/22/2013 Backpacking Survival Trip - Lake Vesuvius
06/15/2013 GOBA 2013- 25th Anniversary Tour
06/15/2013 C.O.P. Information Booth at 25th GOBA Opening Day
06/11/2013 FREE Safe Group Riding Clinic
06/06/2013 Monthly Board Meeting
06/05/2013 Climbing Session - Scioto Audubon
06/01/2013 HOOT - Heart of Ohio Tour
05/29/2013 Climbing Session - COP Wall
05/25/2013 Memorial Day Fun Fest - Class II/???
05/22/2013 Climbing Session - COP Wall
05/15/2013 Climbing Session - COP Wall
05/11/2013 TOSRV
05/10/2013 Volunteer TOSRV 2013 - Registration, Food Stops, Check-in, Sunday Party
05/08/2013 Climbing Session - COP Wall
05/02/2013 No Board Meeting this month
05/01/2013 Climbing Session - Scioto Audubon
04/24/2013 Climbing Session - COP Wall
04/17/2013 Climbing Session - COP Wall
04/13/2013 Leader Training
04/10/2013 Climbing Session - COP Wall
04/04/2013 Monthly Board Meeting
04/03/2013 Climbing Session - COP Wall
03/28/2013 Update Session for Long Time Leaders
03/27/2013 Climbing Session - COP Wall
03/20/2013 Climbing Session - COP Wall
03/19/2013 Program Meeting - Bicycling
03/17/2013 Ice Axe, Snow Travel Skill Session?
03/13/2013 Climbing Session - COP Wall
03/10/2013 Ice Axe, Snow Travel Skill Session?
03/09/2013 Leader Training
03/07/2013 Monthly Board Meeting
03/06/2013 Climbing Session - COP Wall
03/03/2013 Climbing Session - COP Wall
03/03/2013 Ice Axe, Snow Travel Skill Session?
02/17/2013 Climbing Session - COP Wall
02/12/2013 Program Meeting - Rafting The Grand Canyon
02/09/2013 Ride Leader Training
02/07/2013 Monthly Board Meeting
02/03/2013 Climbing Session - COP Wall
02/02/2013 Wilderness First Aid
01/26/2013 Ann's Almost Annual Potluck
01/23/2013 Update Session for Long Time Leaders
01/20/2013 Climbing Session - COP Wall
01/19/2013 Leader Training
01/18/2013 Wilderness Annual Winter Getaway
01/16/2013 Heartsaver® First Aid Basics
01/15/2013 Heartsaver CPR Class
01/15/2013 THE BIG 3 Program Meeting
01/06/2013 Climbing Session - COP Wall
01/03/2013 Monthly Board Meeting
01/01/2013 Volunteer TOSRV 2013 - ARES, TFRT, Luggage Truck Drivers
01/01/2013 Volunteer TOSRV 2013 - Processing, Packet Stuffing, Road Painting, Misc, Technology
12/12/2012 Climbing Session - COP Wall
12/08/2012 Leader Training
12/05/2012 Climbing Session - COP Wall
11/28/2012 Climbing Session - COP Wall
11/20/2012 Program Meeting – Winter Activities.
11/17/2012 Backpacking Program Meeting
11/15/2012 Update Session for Long Time Leaders
11/14/2012 Climbing Session - COP Wall
11/10/2012 Annual Columbus Outdoor Pursuits Board Retreat
11/07/2012 Climbing Session - COP Wall
10/24/2012 Climbing Session - COP Wall
10/17/2012 Climbing Session - COP Wall
10/16/2012 Annual Membership Meeting and Board Election Night
10/10/2012 Climbing Session - COP Wall
10/06/2012 27th Fall Hoot
10/04/2012 Monthly Board Meeting
10/03/2012 Climbing Session - Scioto Audubon
09/29/2012 Volunteering for CFC
09/29/2012 37th Columbus Fall Challenge
09/26/2012 Climbing Session - COP Wall
09/25/2012 Update Training Session for Long Time Leaders
09/24/2012 Yough Stop Fee
09/22/2012 24th Knox County Bicycle Challenge Full Service Bike Tour
09/20/2012 Special Board Budget Meeting
09/19/2012 Climbing Session - COP Wall
09/18/2012 Fall/Winter Hiking Program Meeting
09/15/2012 Leader Training
09/15/2012 Tour of Hocking Hills Budget Tour
09/12/2012 Climbing Session - COP Wall
09/08/2012 Covered Bridge Budget Tour
09/06/2012 Monthly Board Meeting
09/05/2012 Climbing Session - Scioto Audubon
06/16/2012 Leader Training
06/07/2012 Board Meeting
01/28/2012 Learn to Ski
01/25/2012 Climbing Wall
01/17/2012 Program - Hike in Alps

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