Outdoor Recreation Trips

The Trips are “guided outdoor expeditions” to explore natural environments and participate in various outdoor recreation sports such as hiking, backpacking, canoeing, kayaking, and rock climbing.  They are offered each semester and occur over weekends, even spanning multiple days throughout university holidays and breaks.

Trips are designed to physically active in an outdoor recreation event, experience various ecosystems, and interact with diverse participants.

*All trips have limited spots, require an affordable fee and reservations made at the HPER Fitness Center.

Pinnacle Mountain Summit Hike

  • What: All inclusive day hike to the top of Pinnacle Mountain.
  • When: Saturday, February 22nd, 2019 (time to be decided by group).
  • Cost: Trip Fee of $20 covers transportation, lunch, equipment, and guidance.
  • How: Register by paying the trip fee at the front desk of the HPER Center or by phone (501) 450-5712 before Wednesday 2/19 @5:00 pm (spots are limited).
  • Where: Pinnacle Mountain State Park, Little Rock, AR.

Ski/Snowboard Wolf Creek Colorado Trip

  • What: 5 day Ski/Snowboard trip to Wolf Creek Ski Area (Heaviest Snow Fall in Colorado!).
  • When: During Spring Break Saturday 3/21/19 – Wednesday 3/25/19 (times to be decided by the group).
  • Cost: trip Fee of $630 Covers transportation, all ski or snowboard equipment, lessons, lift tickets, lodging, and some meals.
  • How: Register by paying the trip fee at the front desk of the HPER Center or by phone (501) 450 5712 before Wednesday 3/11 @5.00 pm (spots are limited).
  • Where: Wolf Creek Ski Area, Pagosa Springs, CO.

White Water Rafting Ocoee River Trip

  • What: All inclusive class 5 white water rafting trip down the world famous Ocoee River
  • When: Friday 4/10/19 – Sunday 4/12/19 (times decided by group).
  • Cost: Trip Fee of $225 covers transportation, camp meals, raft guide, raft and equipment, campsites, all camping equipment.
  • How: Register by paying the trip fee at the front desk of the HPER Center or by phone (501) 450-5712 before Wednesday 4/1 @5:00 pm (spots are limited).
  • Where: Ocoee River, Benton, TN.

Questions? Email Rob (rstine@uca.edu)