Adventure Trips

Ready for some adventure? These trips provide the opportunity to meet new people, learn life skills and have fun in an outdoor setting. Trip cost covers transportation, instruction, use of equipment and most meals. Trips are open to UNT students, faculty, staff, Rec Center members, and their guests. Beginners to advanced outdoor enthusiasts alike are welcome on all trips! To register for a trip stop by the Outdoor Pursuits Center, located behind the climbing wall in the Rec Center, by the registration deadline. Adventure trip spots are limited, so sign up early!

Day Canoe

Elm Fork, Trinity River, TX
Ever wanted to canoe? Spend a day with us while we teach the basics of paddling on the beautiful Elm Fork of the Trinity River.

TRIP DAY(S) TRIP DATE(S) REGISTER COST
Saturday June 9 May 21 - June 4 $10

Day Climb

Lake Mineral Wells State Park, TX
Learn the basics of outdoor climbing at the park's famous "Penitentiary Hollow" climbing area. The area features top rope climbing on conglomerate rock for all skill levels!

TRIP DAY(S) TRIP DATE(S) REGISTER COST
Sunday June 24 June 4 - June 18 $30

Day Hike & Swim

Eisenhower State Park, TX
Hike the rugged trails that wind along the shores of Lake Texoma and end the day swimming and relaxing with us under native black jack oak trees!

TRIP DAY(S) TRIP DATE(S) REGISTER COST
Saturday July 14 June 25 - July 9 $12

Day Canoe #2

Chupacabra Point, Runaway Bay, TX
Paddle through the southern end of Lake Bridgeport as we explore the nearby distributaries for three uniquely different ecological experiences!

TRIP DAY(S) TRIP DATE(S) REGISTER COST
Saturday July 29 July 9 - July 23 $10

Day Hike & Swim #2

Cross Timbers Hiking Trail, Gordonville, OK
Explore the shores of Lake Texoma and view the exposed bedrock from the 100 million year old Cretaceous Sea that once covered this region of Texas!

TRIP DAY(S) TRIP DATE(S) REGISTER COST
Saturday August 11 July 23 - August 9 $10