Jewish Spirituality Camping Weekend

Are you Jewish or Jew-curious? Do you like the outdoors? Do you want to get away from the hustle and bustle of the city for a weekend? Join GatherDC for a weekend filled with camping, hiking, and Jewish discussions. There will be tents, great conversations, campfires, waterfalls, and beautiful scenery. The only thing missing is you!

When: Friday, November 3rd at 9 am to Sunday, November 5th
Where: Shenandoah National Park
Cost: $55 ($45 if you provide a tent that holds 3+ people) - includes permits, food, and activities
Contact: For questions, contact Rabbi Aaron Potek at

NOTE: We will be leaving Friday at 9 am. If you join us, you will need to take the day off on Friday, November 3rd. Also, please be aware that this is just an application. Due to limited space, not everyone who applies will be able to join us. 

Applications close October 19th at midnight!

If you drive yourself and at least 3 others you'll save $30 off the trip for gas/ your inconvenience

If you bring a tent for 3+ people you will save $10 off the trip

Have you been on a single hike in your life or do you give Bear Grylls a run for his money?

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