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Spring Adventure Activities

Below is a full list of the Spring Adventure Activities that Adventure WV will be running throughout the spring semester. The goal of these activities is to provide students with fun and engaging activities and introduce them to the variety of activities possible in and around Morgantown. Registration for these programs will be going live before the start of the spring semester. When registration does go live, students can simply click on the activity of their choosing. They will then be redirected to our registration page to complete the process. Questions pertaining to our upcoming Spring Adventure Activities can be sent to the following email address: AdventureWV@mail.wvu.edu

To be eligible for these activities, participants must:
  • Not currently be under quarantine, isolation or otherwise prohibited from participation by the university.
Transportation
  • Many of our upcoming Spring Adventure Activities will but situated on campus – or accessible via WVU or Mountainline mass transportation.
  • For programs held off-campus, transportation may be included as part of your program package. Be sure to check the program details for these specific details.
    • For travel programs outside the local Morgantown area, transportation will be provided by either WVU or an approved vendor
    • Program held within the local Morgantown area (Coopers Rock or the WVU Outdoor Education Center) transportation will be offered on a case by case basis. If transportation is provided, it will be offered through either WVU or an approved vendor
Date & Time Activity Description Location
February
Monday February 22 Ski and Snowboard Tuning Workshop Waxing and Sharpening Ski Equipment & General Maintenance Outdoor Recreation Center
Wednesday February 24
Winter Wonderland: Using Nature to Promote Self Care
Guided Reflection and Hike
Evansdale Campus
Saturday February 27 Timberline Resort Day Trip Skiing and Snowboarding Timberline Mountain
March
Tuesday March 2 Learn to Plan a Backpacking Trip Route planning and Logistics Planning Outdoor Recreation Center
Wednesday March 3
Winter Wonderland: Using Nature to Promote Self Care
Guided Reflection and Hike
Evansdale Campus
Wednesday March 3
WVU Days at Gritstone
Indoor Climbing Gritstone Climbing + Fitness
Wednesday March 3
Hike and Bombay Indian Grill
Hiking and Food Core Arboretum
Thursday March 4 Climbing Techniques Skill Class Climbing Movement Techniques & Skills Gritstone Climbing + Fitness
Saturday March 6 Downhill Ski Trip - Timberline Ski Trip Timberline mountain
Sunday March 7 Learn Whitewater Kayaking in the Pool Kayaking skills and techniques, learn to roll a kayak Mylan Park Aquatic Center
Tuesday March 9 WVU Days at Gritstone
Indoor Climbing  Gritstone Climbing + Fitness
Wednesday March 10 Learn to build a Campfire Leave No Trace Campfire Techniques Outdoor Recreation Center
Wednesday March 10 Beginner Climbing with Friends
Climbing Skills, Social Games, Community Development Gritstone Climbing + Fitness
Wednesday March 10
Winter Wonderland: Using Nature to Promote Self Care
Guided Reflection and Hike
Evansdale Campus
Wednesday March 10
Learn to build a Campfire
Outdoor Living Skills Outdoor Recreation Center
Thursday March 11 WVU Days at Gritstone
Indoor Climbing  Gritstone Climbing + Fitness
Thursday March 11
Happy Lil Trees
Oil Painting On Campus
Sunday March 14 Learn Whitewater Kayaking in the Pool Kayaking skills and techniques, learn to roll a kayak Mylan Park Aquatic Center
Tuesday March 16 Intro to Climbing & Belaying Class
Climbing Skills and Belaying Skills Gritstone Climbing + Fitness
Wednesday March 17 Mobile Try It Event Onsite Bike and Kayak Demo's Van Voorhis Mon River Trailhead/Edith Barill Riverfront Park and Trail
Wednesday March 17 WVU Days at Gritstone
Indoor Climbing  Gritstone Climbing + Fitness
Wednesday March 17
Winter Wonderland: Using Nature to Promote Self Care
Guided Reflection and Hike
Evansdale Campus
Thursday March 18 Learn Backcountry Shelter Building Skills Tarp Set Up and Camping Structures Outdoor Recreation Center
Saturday March 20 Mobile Try It Event Onsite Bike and Kayak Demo's Van Voorhis Mon River Trailhead/Edith Barill Riverfront Park and Trail
Sunday March 21 
Adventure Spring Wellness Retreat
Mental Health Wellness, Engagement, Community Development
On Campus
Sunday March 21 Learn Whitewater Kayaking in the Pool Kayaking skills and techniques, learn to roll a kayak Mylan Park Aquatic Center
Tuesday March 23 WVU Days at Gritstone
Indoor Climbing  Gritstone Climbing + Fitness
Wednesday March 24 Evansdale 5K Route Walking Tour and Dinner Walking, Hiking, Food, Social Games, Community Development Outdoor Recreation Center
Wednesday March 24 
The Mountains Are Calling: Using Nature to Promote Self Care 
Guided Reflection and Hike Evansdale Campus
Wednesday March 24 Climbing Techniques Skill Class > Climbing Movement Techniques & Skills Gritstone Climbing + Fitness
Thursday March 25 Mobile Try It Event Onsite Bike and Kayak Demo's Van Voorhis Mon River Trailhead/Edith Barill Riverfront Park and Trail
Friday March 26 Plan a day of Adventure & Learn about DIY Outdoors Adventure Resources, Logistics and Plans, Map Reading Outdoor Recreation Center
Saturday March 27 Mobile Try It Event Onsite Bike and Kayak Demo's Van Voorhis Mon River Trailhead/Edith Barill Riverfront Park and Trail
Saturday March 27 Mountain Biking Skill Seminar Mountain Biking Westover City Park

Monday March 29 Bear and Wildlife Safety Skills Bear Hangs, Bear Cans, Bear Spray Outdoor Recreation Center
Monday March 29 WVU Days at Gritstone
Indoor Climbing  Gritstone Climbing + Fitness
Tuesday March 30 Beginner Climbing with Friends
Climbing Skills, Social Games, Community Development Gritstone Climbing + Fitness
Wednesday March 31 Mobile Try It Event Onsite Bike and Kayak Demo's Van Voorhis Mon River Trailhead/Edith Barill Riverfront Park and Trail
Wednesday March 31 
The Mountains Are Calling: Using Nature to Promote Self Care 
Guided Reflection and Hike Evansdale Campus
Wednesday March 31 
Macrame Making

On Campus
April
Friday April 2 Alpine Tower Adventure and Hike Aerial Challenge, High Ropes, Hiking, Climbing Outdoor Education Center
Saturday April 3 Mobile Try It Event Onsite Bike and Kayak Demo's Van Voorhis Mon River Trailhead/Edith Barill Riverfront Park and Trail
Saturday April 3 High Ropes Challenge on the Odyssey Course and Hike Aerial Challenge, High Ropes, Hiking, Aerial Traverse Outdoor Education Center
Tuesday April 6 Eating Outside - How to Cook while Camping Stove Use, Cooking Techniques, Outdoor Recipes Outdoor Recreation Center
Tuesday April 6 WVU Days at Gritstone
Indoor Climbing  Gritstone Climbing + Fitness
Wednesday April 7
The Mountains Are Calling: Using Nature to Promote Self Care 
Guided Reflection and Hike Evansdale Campus
Thursday April 8 Mobile Try It Event Onsite Bike and Kayak Demo's Van Voorhis Mon River Trailhead/Edith Barill Riverfront Park and Trail
Friday April 9 Alpine Tower Adventure and Hike Aerial Challenge, High Ropes, Hiking, Climbing Outdoor Education Center
Friday April 9 & April 16 Learn to Lead Climb  Lead Climbing Skills Course Gritstone Climbing + Fitness
Saturday April 10 Mobile Try It Event Onsite Bike and Kayak Demo's Van Voorhis Mon River Trailhead/Edith Barill Riverfront Park and Trail
Saturday April 10 High Ropes Challenge on the Odyssey Course and Hike Aerial Challenge, High Ropes, Hiking, Aerial Traverse Outdoor Education Center
Saturday April 10 Learn to Canoe Skills Seminar Canoeing Hazel Ruby McQuain Park
Sunday April 11 Rock climbing at Cooper's Rock Outdoor Climbing Cooper's Rock State Forest
Sunday April 11 Zipline Canopy Tour Ziplining Outdoor Education Center
Monday April 12
Ecosystem Hike
Environmental Engagement and Hiking
Core Arboretum
Wednesday April 14 Mobile Try It Event Onsite Bike and Kayak Demo's Van Voorhis Mon River Trailhead/Edith Barill Riverfront Park and Trail
Wednesday April 14 Mountain Bike Skills Fundamentals Workshop Mountain Biking Outdoor Recreation Center
Wednesday April 14 WVU Days at Gritstone
Indoor Climbing  Gritstone Climbing + Fitness
Friday Aril 16 Alpine Tower Adventure and Hike Aerial Challenge, High Ropes, Hiking, Climbing Outdoor Education Center
Saturday April 17 Mobile Try It Event Onsite Bike and Kayak Demo's Van Voorhis Mon River Trailhead/Edith Barill Riverfront Park and Trail
Saturday April 17 High Ropes Challenge on the Odyssey Course and Hike Aerial Challenge, High Ropes, Hiking, Aerial Traverse Outdoor Education Center
Saturday April 17 Snax & Axe - Axe Throwing! Axe Throwing Mountain Man Axe Throwing
Saturday April 17 Learn to Flatwater Kayak Skill Seminar Flatwater Kayaking Hazel Ruby McQuain Park
Sunday April 18 Mountain Biking Skill Seminar Mountain Biking Westover City Park
Sunday April 18 Zipline Canopy Tour Ziplining Outdoor Education Center
Tuesday April 20 WVU Days at Gritstone
Indoor Climbing  Gritstone Climbing + Fitness
Wednesday April 21 
The Mountains Are Calling: Using Nature to Promote Self Care 
Guided Reflection and Hike
Evansdale Campus
Wednesday April 21 Arboretum Wildflower Hike Hiking and Natural Interpretation Core Arboretum
Thursday April 22 Mobile Try It Event Onsite Bike and Kayak Demo's Van Voorhis Mon River Trailhead/Edith Barill Riverfront Park and Trail
Thursday April 22 Bike Maintenance Workshop Basic Bike Fixes and Maintenance Outdoor Recreation Center
Friday April 23 Alpine Tower Adventure and Hike Aerial Challenge, High Ropes, Hiking, Climbing Outdoor Education Center
Saturday April 24 Mobile Try It Event Onsite Bike and Kayak Demo's Van Voorhis Mon River Trailhead/Edith Barill Riverfront Park and Trail
Saturday April 24 High Ropes Challenge on the Odyssey Course and Hike Aerial Challenge, High Ropes, Hiking, Aerieal Traverse Outdoor Education Center
Saturday April 24 Learn to Stand Up Paddleboard Seminar Stand Up Paddleboarding Hazel Ruby McQuain Park
Sunday April 25 Zipline Canopy Tour Ziplining Outdoor Education Center
Sunday April 25 Rock climbing at Cooper's Rock Outdoor Climbing Cooper's Rock State Forest
Sunday April 25 
Adventure Spring Wellness Retreat
Mental Health Wellness, Engagement, Community Development
On Campus
Monday April 26 WVU Days at Gritstone
Indoor Climbing  Gritstone Climbing + Fitness
Wednesday April 28 Mobile Try It Event Onsite Bike and Kayak Demo's Van Voorhis Mon River Trailhead/Edith Barill Riverfront Park and Trail
Wednesday April 28 
The Mountains Are Calling: Using Nature to Promote Self Care 
Guided Reflection and Hike
Evansdale Campus
Friday April 30 Alpine Tower Adventure and Hike Aerial Challenge, High Ropes, Hiking, Climbing Outdoor Education Center
Friday April 30 Climbing Rope Skills Rodeo Knots, Anchors, Rappel Systems Outdoor Recreation Center
May
Saturday May 1 Mobile Try It Event Onsite Bike and Kayak Demo's Van Voorhis Mon River Trailhead/Edith Barill Riverfront Park and Trail
Saturday May 1 High Ropes Challenge on the Odyssey Course and Hike Aerial Challenge, High Ropes, Hiking, Aerieal Traverse Outdoor Education Center
Saturday May 1 Learn to Flatwater Kayak Skill Seminar Flatwater Kayaking Hazel Ruby McQuain Park
Sunday May 2 Mountain Biking Skill Seminar Mountain Biking Cooper's Rock State Forest
Sunday May 2 Zipline Canopy Tour Ziplining Outdoor Education Center
Tuesday May 4 WVU Days at Gritstone
Indoor Climbing  Gritstone Climbing + Fitness
Wednesday May 5
The Mountains Are Calling: Using Nature to Promote Self Care 
Guided Reflection and Hike
Evansdale Campus
Thursday May 6 Mobile Try It Event Onsite Bike and Kayak Demo's Van Voorhis Mon River Trailhead/Edith Barill Riverfront Park and Trail
Saturday May 8  Mobile Try It Event Onsite Bike and Kayak Demo's Van Voorhis Mon River Trailhead/Edith Barill Riverfront Park and Trail

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