Trip Series

We have already figured out how to maximize your vacation time with tried and true itineraries built from years of experience! 

Slots Canyon Trip 2014


Adventure Recreation's Outdoor Pursuit Trips
If you've never been on a trip through Adventure Recreation's Outdoor Pursuits program with UAB Campus Recreation, then you are seriously missing out! The video above is from our most recent 2014 Slot Canyons trip and below is a list of all the trips you can sign up for this summer and up coming semesters. Don't miss out on these amazing adventures throughout the United States! Sign up now!

Adventure Recreation's Custom Trips
UAB Adventure Recreation is now offering custom trip services. What is a custom trip? Our experienced staff lead your group of ten or moreon a fun adventure including: caving, canoeing, climbing & more! Custom trrip prices vary based on location, length and equipment needed. Please see our website for prices and more information.

Download your copy of the following:
*All Pre-Trip meetings are in CRCT 290, Tuesdays 6PM unless noted otherwise.

Adventure Recreation: 2014-2015 Trip Series
(View Past 2013-14 Trips)

We have already figured out how to maximize your vacation time with tried and true itineraries built from years of experience! 

Slots Canyon Trip 2014


Adventure Recreation's Outdoor Pursuit Trips
If you've never been on a trip through Adventure Recreation's Outdoor Pursuits program with UAB Campus Recreation, then you are seriously missing out! The video above is from our most recent 2014 Slot Canyons trip and below is a list of all the trips you can sign up for this summer and up coming semesters. Don't miss out on these amazing adventures throughout the United States! Sign up now!

Adventure Recreation's Custom Trips
UAB Adventure Recreation is now offering custom trip services. What is a custom trip? Our experienced staff lead your group of ten or moreon a fun adventure including: caving, canoeing, climbing & more! Custom trrip prices vary based on location, length and equipment needed. Please see our website for prices and more information.

Download your copy of the following:
*All Pre-Trip meetings are in CRCT 290, Tuesdays 6PM unless noted otherwise.

Adventure Recreation: 2014-2015 Trip Series
(View Past 2013-14 Trips)

Howard's Waterfall: Wild Caving, GA Mar 8 (Sun)


Howards-CaveSpend the first part of the trip on a guided caving experience, exploring the unique terrain and features found in one of Georgia’s wild caves. Then head to Cloudland Canyon for a scenic day hike to the base of a waterfall. Located on the edge of Lookout Mountain, this beautiful canyon is known for its rugged geology and exceptional hiking

Pre-Trip Meeting:  Mar 3
Departure: 1PM
Prices:
Students/CRCT Members: $35
Faculty/Staff/Alumni/Other: $40
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Gulf Island: beach camping & kayaking, FL – Mar 13-15


Gulf15Ready to head to the beach?  Join us as we travel to Johnson’s Beach in Perdido Key, Florida.  Johnson’s Beach is one of the few beaches in the region that allows camping on the beach!  Spend the weekend in the sun paddling in the Big Lagoon or the Gulf of Mexico to surrounding islands and peninsulas.

Pre-Trip Meeting: Mar 10
Departure: 12 PM
Prices:
Students/CRCT Members: $55
Faculty/Staff/Alumni/Other: $65
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Gulf Island: beach camping & kayaking, FL – Mar 20-22


Gulf15.2Ready to head to the beach?  Join us as we travel to Johnson’s Beach in Perdido Key, Florida.  Johnson’s Beach is one of the few beaches in the region that allows camping on the beach!  Spend the weekend in the sun paddling in the Big Lagoon or the Gulf of Mexico to surrounding islands and peninsulas.

Pre-Trip Meeting:  Mar 17
Departure: 12 PM
Prices:
Students/CRCT Members: $55
Faculty/Staff/Alumni/Other: $65
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Cumberland Island: beach camping, GA—Mar 26-29


CumberlandKayak across the inter-coastal waterway to Georgia’s largest and most southern barrier island. Spend two nights of backcountry camping on the island, where a park permit affords the group the possibility of our own private beach. Departing Thursday morning allows time to enjoy the island. Enjoy the wildlife, a chance to see sea turtles, porpoises, and many other flora and fauna. This is a great experience for all skill levels!

Pre-Trip Meeting:  Mar 17
Departure: 8AM
Prices:
Students/CRCT Members: $180
Faculty/Staff/Alumni/Other: $190
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Mulberry River: kayaking, AL—Apr 4 (Sat)


MulberryPaddle open kayaks down one of Alabama’s best white water rivers; the Mulberry Fork of the Warrior River. Just one hour from Birmingham you’ll find scenery and fun rapids. All equipment is included. Come boating with us. This trip is designed so that fast-learning new paddlers and experienced paddlers alike can have a great time!

Pre-Trip Meeting:  Mar 31
Departure: 8AM
Prices:
Students/CRCT Members: $40
Faculty/Staff/Alumni/Other: $45
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Fontana, Smoky Mountains: canoe & backpacking, NC – Apr 10-12


Fontana15Canoe across beautiful Fontana Lake to the town of Proctor, a ghost town abandoned when Fontana Lake flooded the road leading to the town. Explore the remains of Proctor, then backpack up a trail surrounded by vibrant spring foliage along a cascading mountain stream.

Pre-Trip Meeting: Apr 7
Departure: 5 PM
Prices:
Students/CRCT Members: $75
Faculty/Staff/Alumni/Other: $85
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Great Smoky Mountains NP: backpacking, NC – Apr 30-May 3


SmokeyMt15Great Smoky Mountains National Park is a hiker's paradise with over 800 miles of maintained trails ranging from short leg-stretchers to treks that require backcountry camping. The Smokies offer a great getaway in the foothills of the Appalachian Mountains complete with diverse plant and animal life and beautiful views of waterfalls. Transportation, equipment, skilled leaders, and park fees are included in the cost of the trip.

Pre-Trip Meeting: Apr 28
Departure: 12 PM
Prices:
Students/CRCT Members: $75
Faculty/Staff/Alumni/Other: $85
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