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2019 Spring Trip Schedule  

  • Fees include instruction, transportation, gear and camping fees unless stated otherwise. 
Trip Dates Trip Description
January 16 – February 27th – WISP Weekday Ski Shuttle

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Tuesday & Wednesday (one day every other week) at 3:30p we will take a van to WISP. There will be 10 spots available.  Dates: Jan. 16, 24, 30. Feb. 7, 13, 21 & 27th. Sign up early to reserve your spot. $32 pays for the shuttle and lift ticket (ski or snowboard rental extra). 
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January 20 & Feb 18 – Cross Country Ski Day Trip

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For this XC Ski Seminar, you will be provided gear, learn basic skills and check out some local trails. Medium physical difficulty; beginner skill level. Cost: $30

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January 28 & Feb. 25 – Downhill Ski Day Trip

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We will provide a lift ticket and transportation to Canaan Valley Ski Resort. Add ski or snowboard rental for $10. Medium physical difficulty; beginner skill level. Cost: $45 or $55 with gear

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February 9 - Mountain Biking Wheel Mill Trip


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The Wheel Mill is an 80,000 square-foot indoor cycling park full of ramps and trails of all kind, with 8 different rooms offering terrain from beginner to expert riders. This trip will include travel to and from the Wheel Mill and we'll all go out for food in the Strip District afterwards (not included in the cost). WVU bikes are available, or you can bring your own. Medium physical difficulty; beginner skill level. Cost $47.50 (includes bike), $35 (w/out bike)

February 9 – Coopers Rock Winter Festival

The ORC will have cross-country skis and snowshoes to borrow as well as an introductory seminar on how to use the gear. Check out the festival and try out skiing on Coopers Rock trails. 10am to 4pm.

April 13 & 27 – Whitewater Day Trips 

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Spring is the season for whitewater in WV.  Learn the basics of inflatable kayaking or rafting and experience one of these great local rivers. You will boat on the Cheat Narrows or the Dry Fork.  These Class III rivers are appropriate for beginners, are beautiful and thrilling. Medium physical difficulty; beginner skill level. Cost: $60

April 14 – Coopers Rock Mountain Bike Seminar 

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Mountain biking is a fun and challenging sport. This seminar teaches basic skills on beginner trails but allows for fun riding for those who learn quickly. Medium physical difficulty; beginner skill level. Cost $50 

April 6, 20 & 27th – Aerial Adventure: Zip Line 


Go zip-lining on the only course owned and operated by a university! The tour lasts 4 hours and includes transportation to and from the SRC. Bring a friend and experience 7 platforms, 4 zip-lines, a sky bridge, a sky ladder and a 45-foot rappel. Zip speeds reach 30 mph. Low physical difficulty; beginner skill level. Cost: $32

April 20/21 – Backpack Dolly Sods

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Experience one of West Virginia's natural wonders. Dolly Sods is a wilderness area with majestic forests, sweeping mountain views and big water falls. Medium physical difficulty; beginner skill level. Cost: $55 

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April 20/21 – Ladies Backpacking Trip
 - Quebec Run Wild Area

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This is a trip exclusively for the ladies and is meant to gather women from all walks of life to enjoy the woods. We encourage all outdoor newcomers to come try backpacking! Low physical difficulty; beginner skill level. Cost: $55 

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April 28 – Climbing Day Trip

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Try out climbing at Cooper’s Rock State Forest! This local destination provides great climbing on "Grit Stone." You will learn basic skills and rope climb with our Climbing Site Managers. All gear and transportation provided. Medium physical difficulty; beginner skill level. Cost: $30


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