News and Upcoming Events
OA News and Upcoming Events
Join the Orgsync site to get updates on upcoming trips and see a calendar of events for the semester. Or stop by the OA Center in the basement of Bowman hall to see a calendar of events. All of our events are geared towards beginners so come out and try something new!
Outdoor Adventures includes many activities, such as:
Hiking and Backpacking
Skiing and Snowboarding
Paddling (white water kayaking, rafting & canoeing)
Climbing and Bouldering
Registration: To register for an outdoor trip ask for the sign up sheet in the activities binder at the Information Desk located on the main floor of the Colket Center. Most trips are free!
Pre-Trip Meetings: Some trips include a mandatory pre-trip meeting that is scheduled a few days prior to the trip. These meetings provide participants with information necessary to the safety and enjoyment of the activities.
Outdoor Adventure Center is OPEN!
Monday-Thursday: 4-8 p.m., Friday: 3-6 p.m.
The Outdoor Adventure Center (OAC) is open to students, faculty, and staff! The OAC has rental equipment and gear for backpacking, hiking and camping. All fees are between $3-5.
We also have information about places to go with friends, such as hiking trails and mountain biking courses. The OAC is located in the basement of Bowman Hall. Come down and see us sometime!
Contact: OA Center staff 540-375-2579
Appalachian Trail Conference
Check out the official site of the Appalachian Trail!