Summer 2015 Kayak Clinics at Central Campus Outdoor Pool – FREE

REGISTER TODAY!  Summer Kayak Clinics will be held at Central Pool every Monday from 7:30pm – 9:00pm beginning June 1st. 

Summer ’15 Kayak Clinic Dates:

  • June 1
  • June 8
  • June 29
  • July 13
  • July 20
  • July 27

Trips & Clinics

The outdoor trips and clinics program offers a wide variety of land and water-based activities for the backcountry novice, the avid explorer, and everyone in between. Examples of our trips include rock climbing, kayaking, canoeing, backpacking, hiking, skiing/snowboarding, and more.

Our clinics offer students the opportunity to explore or enhance their skills in a wide array of topics including basic survival skills, backcountry cooking, wild edible plants, and Leave No Trace outdoor ethics.

Trip Registration: To get more information or to register for Outdoor Adventures trips please come in person to the Climbing Wall in Wilson Recreation Center or the Outpost Rental Center located in Card Gym. Full trip registration fee is due at the time of registration.

(Below is a list of trips that were taken during the Spring ’15 semester)

Trip Name Date Location Student Fee Faculty/Staff Fee
Outdoor Cooking Seminar K-Ville Lawn $5 $10
Intro to Lead Climbing Clinic Wilson Climbing Wall $5 $10
Backpack Trip Planning Clinic Wilson Classroom 20 $5 $10
Spring Break: Canoeing and Backpacking Coastal Georgia Cumberland Island/Suwanee River, GA $395 $425
Intro to Lead Climbing Clinic Wilson Climbing Wall $5 $10
Pilot Mountain Rock Climbing Trip Pilot Mountain $40 $50
Rock Climbing Technique Clinic Wilson Climbing Wall $5 $10
Whitewater Kayaking Day Trip Roanoke River (NC) $40 $50
Mountain Biking Day Trip Lake Crabtree $20 $30
Intro to Surfing Wrightsville Beach, NC $45 $55
Stand Up Paddleboarding Eno River $25 $35
Florida Keys Adventure Key Largo, FL TBA TBA

Customized Adventures
Looking for something to do with your friends? Want to explore the parks of the Triangle and surrounding areas? Contact the Outdoor Adventure program to set up your own customized trip! The trip will be planned to the specific wishes of each group. Let us customize your next adventure whether it’s rock climbing at Pilot Mountain, paddling a local lake or river, or building camaraderie with co-workers or classmates.

Examples of Trip Options

  • Rock Climbing at Pilot Mountain
  • Canoeing the Eno River
  • Standup Paddleboarding at  Jordan Lake
  • Mountain Biking at Lake Crabtree
  • Teambuilding Retreat – Picnic and Canoeing at Falls Lake

**Please Note: These are  examples of trips previously offered, we can adapt activity and location to suit your group. Contact us for example trip itineraries.

Minimum – 4 people
Maximum – 10 people (trip), 15 people (team building)

Pricing will vary, depending on size of the group, location of activity, length of the trip and number of meals provided.

For more information please contact:
Chris Hendricks
chendricks@duaa.duke.edu
919-681-2824