Outdoor Pursuits offers a variety of trips each semester to match any level of experience. Trips range from short day trips to extended week-long expeditions. Trips are open on a first-come, first-served basis and are usually limited to a certain number of participants. The minimum number will vary depending upon the nature and location of the trip.
Outdoor Pursuit Trips For Spring 2023! Trip Registration goes live on Tuesday, January 10, 2023!
Saturday, February 11, 2023
Perfect North Downhill Skiing/Tubing/Snowboarding
Get outside this winter for a fun day of shredding on the slopes! Lift tickets (passes for access to the skiing terrain), snow tubing, and/or rentals are NOT included. The price is for transportation and leadership.
Register for Trip 1!
Friday, February 17, 2023 through Saturday, February 18, 2023
Pokagon State Park Cross Country Skiing and Tobogganing
Join Outdoor Pursuits as we travel to Pokagon State Park and enjoy a variety of winter activities. From cross country skiing to Pokagon's toboggan run, you are sure to have fun in the snow! We will spend two days and one night at Pokagon State Park. Registration fee includes dinner, transportation, toboggan run fees, and all necessary equipment.
Register for Trip 2!
Friday, March 17, 2023 through Sunday, March 19, 2023
Join Outdoor Pursuits for a trip down to Mammoth Cave! We will head out Friday evening to Brownsville, KY to spend two nights under the stars at Mammoth cave's on-site campground. The next day, we will go on a tour of the world's largest cave system. Please note that the tours require the ability to climb many stairs and walk on uneven terrain. Following the tour, we can take a short hike on some of the trails above ground, or check out the visitor's center to learn more about the National Park. Trip leaders will provide dinners and campfires, so there will be plenty of time to relax in the beautiful foothills of Kentucky. Cost of registration includes camping equipment, transportation, tour costs, trip leadership, breakfasts, and dinners.
Register for Trip 3!
Saturday, March 25, 2023
Join Outdoor Pursuits as we travel to Muscatatuck State Park for a day of bouldering in one of Indiana's best (and only) outdoor climbing area! We will have an early start to our trip on a Saturday morning, and spend all day bouldering and hiking through the state park. Registration includes climbing shoes, crash pads, spotters, transportation, trip leadership, and a midday meal.
Register for Trip 4!
Saturday, April 8, 2023
Chain O'Lakes Day Trip
Join Outdoor Pursuits on an easy, low key day trip to Chain O’ Lakes in Illinois! Only an hour and a half away, we will be doing an easy paddle through most of the lakes, while trying to complete the Nine Lake Challenge. Trip fees for this trip cover transportation, boating equipment, boats, and trip leadership.
Register for Trip 5!