The Permian Basin Outing Club (PBOC) sponsors activities such as canoe trips, backpacking, climbing/rappelling, caving, archeology, mountain biking, and many other outdoor activities that are designed for all ages and skill levels. Membership in PBOC is included in your Sibley Nature Center Membership and is required to participate in activities. Trip meetings are held at 6 p.m. at Murray's at 3211 W. Wadley Ave. #24 in Midland, the Tuesday preceding each monthly trip. For more information email Autumn Vest or call Sibley at (432) 684-6827.

2017 Permian Basin Outing Club Calendar

January 10, 2017 – January Meeting at Murray’s Deli

January 13-15, 2017 – Ruidoso, NM for skiing and snowboarding (Trip Leader: Wendy Earle)

February 14, 2017 – February Meeting at Murray’s Deli

February 17-19, 2017 – Hueco Tanks for rock climbing and pictographs (Trip Leader: Wendy Earle)

March 7, 2017 – March Meeting at Murray’s Deli

March 10-12, 2017 – Amazing Maze for caving (Trip Leader: Bill Bentley)

April 18, 2017 – April Meeting at Murray’s Deli

April 21-23, 2017 – Buffalo Trails Scout Ranch for hiking (Trip Leader: TBD)

May 23, 2017 – May Meeting at Murray’s Deli

May 26-28, 2017 – Possum Kingdom Lake for swimming, hiking, and kayaking (Trip Leader: Luke Hoelscher)

June 13, 2017 – June Meeting at Murray’s Deli

June 16-18, 2017 –Llano River/Junction, TX for kayaking, floating, and fishing (Trip Leader: Kat Chandler)

July 18, 2017 – July Meeting at Murray’s Deli

July 21-23, 2017 - Carlsbad, NM/Lincoln National Forest for hiking and backpacking (Trip Leader: TBD)

August 19, 2017 – Barbecue and a Movie at Sibley Nature Center

September 12, 2017 – September Meeting at Murray’s Deli

September 15-17, 2017 – Big Bend National Park for hiking and river-rafting (Trip Leader: Tom Elliott)

October 10, 2017 – October Meeting at Murray’s Deli

October 13-15, 2017 – Ft. Davis/Davis Mountains Preserve for hiking (Trip Leader: Kat Chandler)

November 7, 2017 – November Meeting at Murray’s Deli

November 10-12, 2017 – Monahans Sandhills State Park for sand-sledding and stargazing (Trip Leader: Malcolm Mcelvaney)

December 2, 2017 at 6pm – Christmas Party at Sibley Nature Center