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OP trips are designed for participants of all ability levels!  We are here to offer participants with quality back country experiences that  provide fun, educational, and immersion into the wild spaces that surround our campus. So, whether you’re a seasoned veteran or a true beginner, join us for what is sure to be a semester of great adventures!

Outdoor Pursuits Trips

Below are the wilderness trip offerings for OP for the Fall 2016 semester. To register, stop by the NEW OP office on the bottom floor of the Sutton Center. Each of our trips are first come, first serve and space is limited so claim your spot early. Trip Registration begins on Monday Sep. 5.

All trip prices will be listed on Friday Sep. 2nd

Trip TitleTrip Date Trip CostTrip LocationActivity
Climb and DineFri. Sep. 9$13.00
Pilot Mtn., NCRock Climbing
Lake DaySat. Sep. 10$11.00Belews Lake, NCMulti-sport (SUP, Wake Board, Kayaking)
Day HikeSat. Sep. 10$11.00Hanging Rock State Park, NCHiking
After School BikingFri. Sep. 16FreeTBDBiking
Waterfall HikeSat. Sep. 17$11.00Hanging Rock State Park, NCHiking
WW Center Multi-SportSat. Sep. 17$115.00USNWC, Charlotte, NCRafting, Ziplining, Climbing, Biking
Sunset YogaFri. Sep. 23FreeTBDHiking/Yoga
SUPSat. Sep. 24$9.00
Belews Lake, NCStand Up Paddleboarding
Pisgah CanyoneeringSat. Sep. 24$85.00Pisgah Ntl. Forest, NCCanyoneering
Climb and DineFri. Sep. 30$13.00Pilot Mtn., NCRock Climbing
Weekend SurfingFri. Sep. 30 - Sun. Oct. 2$84.00Cape Hatteras, NCSurfing
BoulderingSat. Oct. 1$13.00Moore Wall, NCBouldering
Day HikeSat. Oct. 1$14.00Stone Mtn., NCHiking
Trail RunningFri. Oct. 7FreeTBDRunning
Sunset YogaFri. Oct. 14FreeTBDHiking/Yoga
SkydivingSat. Oct. 15$220.00Carolina SkydivingSkydiving
Fall Break TN ExtravaganzaFri. Oct. 21 - Sun. Oct. 23$92.00Chattanooga, TNMulti-Sport
Fall Break BackpackingFri. Oct. 21 - Sun. Oct. 23$52.00Little Lost Cove, NCBackpacking
BikingFri. Oct. 28FreeTBDBiking
Fall Color Day HikeSat. Oct. 29$7.00Hanging Rock State Park, NCHiking
Tents W/Out GentsSat. Nov. 4 - Sun. Nov. 5$38.00Grayson Highlands, VABackpacking
Climb and DineFri. Nov. 4$18.00Pilot Mtn., NCRock Climbing
BikingFri. Nov. 11FreeTBDBiking
Day HikeSat. Nov. 12$15.00Stone Mtn., NCHiking
Trail RunningSun. Nov. 13TBATBDTrail Running
BoulderingSat. Nov. 19$11.00Moore Wall, NCBouldering
Canoe CampingSat. Nov. 19 - Sun. Nov. 20$33.00Watagua Lake, NCCanoeing
Pre-Exam High Mileage BackpackingFri. Dec. 2 - Sun. Dec. 4$47.00Mt. Rogers, VABackpacking
Kayak School (Whitewater Kayaking)

All participants must attend Lake Day to be eligible for participation in subsequent trips
Sun. Sep. 18 (Lake Day)

Sat. Sep. 24 - Sun. Sep. 25 (Tuck River Overnight)

Sat. Oct. 15 (Advanced Trip)
Lake Day only: $28.00

Overnight trip + Lake Day: $119.00

Advanced Trip: $46.00

(Prices will reflect a tiered structure based on number of trips attended)
Lake Day: Belews Lake

Overnight: Tuckaseegee and Upper Green River

Advanced Trip: French Broad Section 9
Whitewater Kayaking

Trip Registration Procedure

  • To register, come in person the OP office (1st floor of the Sutton Center).   Note that all of our trips are first come, first serve.
  • You are not registered for a trip until you have come to the OP office and paid for your spot.  All trips must be paid in full at the time of registration unless otherwise noted.
  • For more information about our trips, please visit our TRIP POLICIES page.