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Day 1 (August 21)

 8:30 am-2:00 pm
 Check-in Estridge Commons 
 2:30 pm  Group Initiatives
 5:00 pm
 Dinner at faculty member's house
 8:00 pm  Return to Furman

Day 2 (August 22)

 6:45 am  Load Bus for Breakfast and Charleston
 7:00 am  Breakfast - Tommy's Country Ham House
 8:00 am  Depart for Charleston
 12:00 pm  Parasailing and safari jet skiing tour
(need a copy of driver's license if under 17)
 5:00 pm  Check-in Hampton Inn - Mt. Pleasant
 (843-881-3300 Carolyn)
 5:45 pm  Drive to Marketplace for Dinner at TBonz
​ (843-577-2511 Christa)
 8:30 pm  Leave for Harbor Cruise with Sandlapper Water Tours (843-849-TOUR)

Day 3 (August 23)

 7:00 am  Breakfast in hotel
 8:00 am  Leave for Isle of Palms Marina (843-884-7684)
 8:30 am  Sea kayaking
 10:30 am  Arrive at Capers Island
 11:30 am  Lunch- Capers Island
 5:00 pm  Arrive at Isle of Palms Marina - shower and change for dinner
 7:30 pm  Dinner at Andolini's Pizza (843-849-7437)
 9:00 pm  Depart for Furman
 12:00 am  Arrive at Furman

Day 4 (August 24)

 8:00 am
 Breakfast at Furman 
 9:30 am
 College life begins

What to Bring

Sea Kayaking
  • Bathing suit or shorts (preferably quick drying)
  • t-shirt
  • 1 pair of old sneakers or a pair or river sandals
  • hat or sun visor
  • sunscreen
  • rain gear or windbreaker
  • paddling gloves/bicycle gloves (optional)
  • sunglasses w/ strap
A sweatshirt may be needed for the evening harbor cruise.

Emergency Numbers

Furman University Division of Student Life
Monday – Friday:  8:30 am - 5:00 pm 

Furman University Police (24 hour service)

Transportation from Greenville/Spartanburg Airport

Call Owen McFadden at 864.294.2414 and give the airline, flight number, date and time of your arrival. Someone from Furman will meet you at the airport.


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