Outdoor Adventures are day-long and overnight experiences for San José State University students, faculty, and staff. We offer opportunities for all levels. Each adventure includes diversity and FUN!
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Big Sur Camping Trip
Friday, Sept. 21 – Sunday, Sept. 23
(deadline: Tuesday, Sept. 18, 2018)
It's easy to see why Big Sur is an iconic area of California. Turquoise ocean water and large redwood trees set the scene for this camping trip. We will be camping next to a river underneath the large redwoods. This is a two-night, three-day adventure with hikes and campfires.
Backpacking & Beach Adventure (Santa Cruz Area)
Friday, Oct. 5 – Sunday, Oct. 7
(deadline: Tuesday, Oct. 2)
Butano State Park is where large old growth redwoods meet the open ocean along Hwy 1. We will be backpacking into the backcountry through big trees, then head to the beach. Whether this is your first time backpacking or you are a seasoned veteran, this trip offers fun and friends. This is a two-night, three-day adventure with hikes and campfires.
Mountain Biking in Monterey
Saturday, Oct. 20
(deadline: Wednesday, Oct. 17)
We will be mountain biking in beautiful Fort Ord in Montereythrough old oak trees with glimpses of ocean views. It is a fun trip and beginners and advanced bikers are all welcome. All gear is included in the trip! This is a one-day adventure; we will be leaving SJSU in the morning and returning in the evening.
Hiking in Pinnacles
Saturday, Nov. 3rd (deadline: Wednesday, Oct. 31, 2018)
Pinnacles National Park is a great place to see wildlife, explore caves, and do some bouldering. This park has incredible rock formations and interesting terrain. Come explore this national park with us. This is a one-day adventure; we will leave SJSU in the morning and return in the evening.
Indoor Rock Climbing
Saturday, Nov. 17
(deadline: Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2018)
We are going rock climbing! This trip is great for beginners as well as frequent climbers where you can learn the ropes and meet new climbing buddies. This is a one-day adventure; we will be leaving SJSU in the morning and returning in the evening.
Outdoor Ice Skating
Saturday, Dec. 1st
(deadline: Wednesday, Nov. 28th)
Come outdoor ice skating with us for the winter season! We will be having fun, learning to skate or doing pirouettes if you are fancy. Come laugh with new friends, have a skating adventure and learn some new skills.This is a one-day adventure; we will be leaving SJSU in the morning and returning in the evening.