Outdoor Adventures

Hiking and Backpacking

Hiking and Backpacking Adventures Offered:

Winter Hiking Trip winter-hike

  • White Mountains, March 2
  • Cost: Student $10 / Non Student $15: includes transportation, some equipment, and instruction
  • Mandatory Pre-Trip Meeting Feb. 27 at 6:00 p.m. in the CRC Meeting Room

Tentative Itinerary:
7:00 a.m. Meet in the Atrium of the Campus Recreation Center, load up!
9:00 a.m. Arrive at the trail head, hit the trail!
Lunch on trail — do not forget to pack a lunch!
4:00 p.m. Head back to campus
6:00 p.m. Arrive back to campus. De-issue gear and trip evaluations.

Registration Information: Register by date of pre-trip meeting. Register at the CRC welcome desk or register online.

Backpacking in the Grand Canyon

  • Spring Break - March 9 - 15grand-canyon
  • Grand Canyon, AZ
  • Cost: Student $650: Includes transportation (airfare & ground) meals (not including travel days), permits, camping fees, instruction, and equipment
  • Prior hiking or backpacking experience recommended
  • Some personal hiking equipment required.
  • Spots on the Waiting List available
  • Register at the CRC welcome desk or register online.

Mt. Monadnock Day Hike  monadnock

  • Mt. Monadnock, Jaffrey, NH, March 23
  • Cost: Student $10 / Non Student $15: includes transportation and instruction

Tentative Itinerary
7:30 a.m. Meet in the Atrium of the Campus Recreation Center, load up!
9:00 a.m. Arrive at the trail head, hit the trail!
Lunch on trail — do not forget to pack a lunch!
4:00 p.m. Head back to campus
6:00 p.m. Arrive back to campus. De-issue gear and trip evaluations.

Registration Information: Register by date of pre-trip meeting. Register at the CRC welcome desk or register online.

Backpacking Trip on Appalachian Trail

  • April 20-21, 2013
  • Cost: Student $20 / Non Student $25 includes: transportation, equipment, food, and instruction
  • Prior hiking experience recommended but not required
  • Mandatory Pre-Trip Meeting April 17 at 6:30 p.m. in the CRC Meeting Room

Registration Information: Register by date of pre-trip meeting. Register at the CRC welcome desk or register online.

Backpacking in the White Mountains

  • White Mountains, NH Sept. 29 - 30, 2012
  • Cost: Student $20 / Non Student $25. Transportation and food in back-country provided
  • Some personal hiking equipment required. Campus Recreation can provide additional equipment if needed.
  • Pre-Trip Meeting in the CRC Meeting Room TBD.
  • Register by date of pre-trip meeting.
  • Register at the CRC welcome desk or register online.

Weekend in Acadia

  • Acadia National Park, ME, Oct. 5 - 8, 2012
  • Camping, hiking, and other great activities
  • Cost: Student $35 / Non Student $40 Transportation provided and food while camping.
  • Some personal hiking equipment required. Campus Recreation can provide additional equipment if needed.
  • Register by date of pre-trip meeting.
  • Pre-Trip Meeting in the CRC Meeting Room. TBD
  • Register at the CRC welcome desk or register online.

Halloween Night Hike

  • Mount Monadnock, Jaffrey, NH, Oct. 27, 2012
    Cost: Student $10 / Non Student $15
  • Mountain Elevation: 3,165 ft
  • Head lamps and transportation provided
  • Register at the CRC welcome desk or register online.