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Outdoor Experience Program Calendar

 

2018 Spring Adventure Trips Calendar

 

March


 

Saturday, March 24 - Sunday, March 30: Spring Break Road Trip

Join the OEP Staff as we take a road trip to a few of the most iconic places in the western United States. This 7-day trip will take you through California deserts, Nevada valleys and canyons in Utah and Arizona. We will visit parks along the way like Joshua Tree, Zion, Bryce Canyon and the Grand Canyon. Come on an adventure and leave all the driving to us. Trip fee includes transportation, park fees, camping and backpacking equipment and some meals. This trip is rated moderate to strenuous for length and high mileage.

Price: Currently enrolled UCM students and Rec-Cen Members: $250, all others $325

This trip is full.

April


 

Saturday, April 7: Explore Monterey Bay

Join us as we travel to historic Monterey Bay. Take a stroll down iconic cannery row or enjoy some fresh seafood on the wharf. Experience what this part of the California coast has to offer. Trip fee includes transportation and parking. This trip is rated easy.

Price: Currently enrolled UCM students and Rec-Cen Members: $20, all others $50

This trip is full.

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Sunday, April 8: Wildflowers Hike - Hite Cove

Join us for a spectacular day hike into Hite's Cove Gold Mine, just outside of Yosemite. Experience one of nature's most amazing wildflower displays in the entire western United States. On our 10-mile round trip hike, you will encounter many plants and animals. Learn about Native American tales as well as the story of John Hite, the richest gold miner of the Central Sierra. Trip fee includes transportation, entrance fee and guiding. This trip is rated moderate due to high mileage.

Price: Currently enrolled UCM students and Rec-Cen Members: $20, all others $50

This trip is full.

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Saturday, April 14 & Sunday, April 15: Big Sur Camping

Join us on a perfect weekend getaway to Big Sur. The forest beckons and we must go. Experience the majestic trails and coastal backpacking. Fee includes transportation, park entrance, meals and backpacking and camping gear. This trip is rated moderate to strenuous for high mileage and backpacking with heavy load. 

Price: Currently enrolled UCM students and Rec-Cen Members: $95, all others $125

This trip is full.

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Saturday, April 21: Horseback Riding

Join us as we travel to the California Coast for a day of horseback riding. Enjoy amazing views while riding around.  Trip fee includes transportation and riding fee.  This trip is rated easy to moderate.

Price: Currently enrolled UCM students and Rec-Cen Members: $125, all others $155

Register here.

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Saturday, April 28: Hike Mist Trail

Join us for a strenuous hike up two of the most spectacular waterfalls in Yosemite. Get soaked from the spray of Vernal Falls and enjoy the majesty of Nevada Falls on this 8 mile round trip hike. Trip fee includes transportation, park entrance fee and guiding. This trip is rated moderate for high mileage.

Price: Currently enrolled UCM students and Rec-Cen Members: $20, all others $50

This trip is full.