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Women’s Only Backpacking Trip


Surround yourself with fresh air, banana slugs, giant redwood trees, and new friends in Big Basin State Park (in the Santa Cruz mountains). In addition to exploring this beautiful area, we’ll be going over all of the skills you need to know to plan and go on your own backpacking trips in the future.

Dates/Times: Saturday, October 5 (9am) - Sunday, October 6 (5pm)

Price: $130 Student Only

Deadline to sign up: Friday, September 27

Mandatory pre-trip meeting: Thursday, October 3 (7pm-8pm)

Strenuosity: 2+ - While all of our trips are open to all experience levels, there are some physically demanding aspects of this outing including hiking up to 8 miles in a day with a 30 pound backpack.

Outdoor Adventures provides: Equipment, Instruction, and Transportation.

You provide: Food, clothing, and a good attitude.

How to sign up: Visit the Spartan Recreation and Aquatic Center front desk to sign up.

Contact: e-mail sjsuoutdooradventures@gmail.com for more information.

Earlier Event: September 28
Kayaking with Otters
Later Event: October 11
October Backpacking and Beach Adventure