Upcoming Trips and Events

This page will be updated on a regular basis. It is the latest list of upcoming trips and events that KCAG is involved in.

July 2022

The trips and events in this list are open to all cavers at the discretion of the trip leader, and unless otherwise noted. Please forward to your grottos and anyone else who might be interested.

Meetup – I encourage everyone to get on board, participate, mention your trips and sign up for trips on our meetup page.


2022 July 9 – Data logger service trip at Carroll Cave.  This is a fairly easy trip.  Membership in Carroll Cave Conservancy is required.  Contact bgee@campercaver.net for more information.

2022 July 24-31 –  18th International Congress of Speleology in Savoie Mont-Blanc, France. http://uis2021.speleos.fr/

2022 August 13 – Annual KCAG summer picnic.  Start at 3pm.  Cooking begins at 5pm.  The pond will be open, so bring a swimsuit and towel.  A rope will be up for vertical practice.  Bonfire in the evening.  RSVP to rickhines@aol.com

2022 September 22-24 – Fall MVOR.  The location is Perryville, Missouri.  Sponsored by SEMO Grotto.  More details and registration information should be out in early August.

2022-October 8 – Over The Edge urban rappel event.   This is a fund raiser to benefit Restoration House of Greater Kansas City.  The location is the Marriott Hotel at I-435 and Metcalf in Overland Park.  More information at https://give.overtheedge.events/oterh2022

2022 October 15 – Bridge Day in West Virginia.  https://officialbridgeday.com/

2022 October 15 – Over The Edge urban rappel event.  This is a fund raiser to benefit Voices of Courage CAC.  The location is downtown St. Joseph, Missouri.  More information at https://give.overtheedge.events/voicescac2022

2022 October 29 – Annual bat census trip at Carroll Cave.  This is a long and fairly difficult trip.  Wetsuit recommended.  Contact bgee@campercaver.net for more information.

2023 June 26 to 30 – NSS National Convention in Elkins, West Virginia. This is a retry from the canceled/online 2020 event.  More information at 2023 NSS Convention

Merry and Happy Caving,

Bill Gee
Kansas City Area Grotto

A non-profit, volunteer organization dedicated to the discovery, exploration, and conservation of caves and karst in the midwestern United States.