Joining in Obsidian Activities As a Guest:
The best way to get involved with the Obsidians is take part in some of our activities. Guests are welcome at all of our activities. It is free and easy to create a 'Guest' account in our Online Trip Signup system. (Select the Guest Registration tab, and create your account. Your account should be active within 48-hours)).
Soon, you'll be able to login, see details on our upcoming activities, and sign-up to join them. We offer a wide variety of outdoor related activities for a variety of skill and fitness levels. These include hikes, climbs, cross country ski trips, backpacks, bus trips and other outdoor sports.
Signup for an activity is usually enabled three weeks before a trip. Some trips such as Summer Camp or Extended Trips may be available for sign up earlier.
The trip fee for guests is $5 for hikes and ski trips, $2.00 for urban hikes, $15 for climbs plus a car pooling fee to the driver of $0.10/mile if driving is involved. Get Acquainted Hikes are free and no sign up is needed.
Most months, we a have a potluck and an Explora Talk at the Obsidian Lodge featuring a presentation by a member or a guest presenter. There is a $1.00 lodge use fee. Directions to Lodge.
Please review Are You Prepared for an Obsidian Trip? before joining us on an out-of-town adventure.
Becoming a Member of the Obsidians:The first steps to become an Active Member of the Obsidians are to participate in qualifying Obsidian trips as a guest