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HARVEST MOON KAYAKING

The City of Big Bear Lake is located in the San Bernardino mountain range at approximately 6,750 ft. There is a thriving forest full of pine trees such as the Ponderosa pine, Jeffrey pine, Sugar pine, Lodgepole pine, and many more. Join us for a Full Moon Rise Kayak, the moon will be 100% illuminated! Don’t miss out on an evening filled with adventure!

$53

$66

$80 3

SEQUOIA NATIONAL PARK BACKPACKING

Sequoia National Park is home to deep canyons, caverns, mountains and some of the world’s largest trees, giving us plenty to see and explore! Join CSUSB Outdoors on this three day, two night adventure as we explore some of the best this area has to offer. Trip includes transportation, most meals, leaders, and Giant Sequoia sightings!

$155

$170

$250

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JOSHUA TREE CAMPING & HOT SPRINGS Oct 7 - 8, Sat 8am - Sun 8pm DEADLINE / PRE-TRIP, Tue Oct 3 at 6pm

Join CSUSB Outdoors and enjoy a weekend of mineral hot springs and desert camping! Named after the prickly Yucca, Joshua Tree National Park is home to some of the most fascinating geological features and desert species in Southern California. Venture into the wild to be one with nature – both in the desert and in the hot tubs!

$65

$75

$85

So Cal is a prime location for surfing. If you have ever wanted to learn to surf, this is the trip for you! Our enthusiastic leaders will give you a shore lesson and help you catch some waves. Come and enjoy a day of surfing and playing Frisbee on the beach. Don’t feel like surfing? You are still welcome to come along to play in the sand, join a game of beach volleyball, or stroll along the coastline.

$40

$53

$66

$80

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BIG BEAR KAYAKING Oct 15, Sun 8am - 8pm DEADLINE : Thu Oct 12

Oct 6 - 8, Fri 12pm - Sun 10pm DEADLINE / PRE-TRIP, Tue Oct 3 at 5pm

$125

SO CAL SURF Oct 14, Sat 8am - 8pm DEADLINE, Thu Oct 12 at 6pm

Oct 6, Fri 4pm - 10pm DEADLINE, Thu Oct 5 at 6pm

$40

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$95

We will meet at the Student Recreation and Wellness Center at 8am to pack up the van and make sure we all have the necessary and proper gear and attire for a successful trip. It’s then a short 1 hour drive up the San Bernardino Mountains. Once there we will explore the town and have lunch. Afterwards, we shall get ourselves situated for kayaking in Big Bear Lake! We will stop for dinner before heading home (not included).

$40

$53

$66

$80

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YOSEMITE CAMPING Oct 20 - 22, Fri 12pm - Sun 10pm DEADLINE / PRE-TRIP : Tue Oct 17 at 6pm

Yosemite National Park is one of the first wilderness parks and most popular in the United States. Yosemite is best known for its waterfalls, but within its nearly 1,200 square miles you can find deep valleys, grand meadows, ancient giant sequoias, a vast wilderness area, and much more. While there, we will be camping in the park and taking side trips to view the thousand foot granite walls, some of which include the famous El Capitan, exploring the valley and taking in the scenery.

$125

$155

$170

$250


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BRIDGE TO NOWHERE HIKE

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VENICE BEACH BIKE T.R.A.C.K.S. Oct 21, Saturday 7am - 8pm DEADLINE : Thu Oct 19

We will head to Venice Beach and partake in a 2-4 hours of community service. After the service, we will have a picnic on the sand beach and check out the shops in the area. In the afternoon, we will embark on a scenic, 2 hour bike cruise along the coastline, which encompasses popular sites such as the Santa Monica Pier, the Pacific Park, and a quaint local aquarium.

$10

$53

$66

$80

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COFFIN CREEK

The Coffin Creek Haunt is something all of the Inland Empirians should experience. This Corona house and creek is home to what used to be 13 coffins that were lifted during severe flooding in the 1930’s. Remains from some coffins were never found and authorities had to call off the search when things got too creepy in the nearby woods. You will partake in two of 5 haunted attractions.

$37

This hike takes us along the east fork of the San Gabriel River to and through the steepest river gorge in Southern California. Expect to get wet as we cross the river numerous times. An extra pair of shoes is recommended. The hike is 9 miles round trip with 1000 ft. of elevation gain. One of the highlights of the hike is a mysterious bridge built over the east fork in 1936, which has no road leading to it. The bridge was meant to be part of a road connecting the San Gabriel Valley with Wrightwood in the late 1930s. So come join us, CSUSB Outdoors, on our Bridge to Nowhere Hike!

$10

$20

$30

DOWNTOWN LA DAY OF THE DEAD

$40

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Oct 29, Sun 8am - 6pm DEADLINE, Thu Oct 26

Oct 26, Thu 4pm - 12am DEADLINE : Tue Oct 24

$25

Oct 28, Sat 8am - 8pm DEADLINE, Tue Oct 26 at 6pm

$48

$50

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SANTA CRUZ ISLAND CAMPING

If you are looking for a cultural experience you’ll find it in Downtown L.A. We will begin our tour on Olvera Street, the birthplace of the City of Los Angeles, otherwise known as EI Pueblo Historic Monument. This colorful village features 27 historic buildings and a traditional Mexican style plaza. We will then head over the Museum of Contemporary Art (MOCA) stopping at the Grand Central Market for lunch. MOCA is the only museum in Los Angeles devoted exclusively to contemporary art. It houses one of the nation’s most renowned permanent collections.

$25

$30

$35

$40

Oct 27 - 29, Fri 12pm - Sun 10pm DEADLINE / PRE-TRIP: Tue Oct 24 at 5pm Cruz on over to Channel Islands largest island, Santa Cruz, and experience nature like never before. On this 3 day adventure, you will snorkel in kelp forests, hike to some of nature’s most breathtaking views, and sleep under the stars! Don’t get crabby yet, we’re going to also visit tide pools and the critters that call it their home! So grab your swimsuits and hiking shoes and join us for an unforgettable weekend!

$140

$170

$185

$280

PACIFIC CREST ZIPLINES

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Oct 27, Fri 12pm - 6pm DEADLINE : Tue Oct 24 This adventure will begin at the SRWC where we will pack up lunch and head out to Pacific Crest in the San Gabriel Mountains. Upon arrival we will find a scenic spot to enjoy our lunch. After this we will begin the adventure of ziplining! Here you will zoom past the scenic outdoor views of the beautiful wilderness below you. Once we finish we will head back to campus, stopping for dinner if desired.

$119

$129

$139

$149

BIG BEAR KAYAK & CAMP T.R.A.C.K.S.

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Nov 4 - 5, Sat 8am - Sun 8pm DEADLINE / PRE-TRIP: Thu Nov 2 at 6pm Big Bear Lake is located in the San Bernardino mountain range at approximately 6,750 ft. Surrounding the lake is a thriving forest full of pine trees such as the Ponderosa pine, Jeffrey pine, Sugar pine, Lodgepole pine, and many more. We will meet at the Student Recreation and Wellness Center at 8am to pack up the van and head for a short Service in our community. After we will drive up to Big Bear. Once there we will explore the town, have lunch explore our campsite, kayak and have a fire!.

$20

$53

$66

$80


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PALM SPRINGS PRIDE Nov 5, Sun 8am - 8pm DEADLINE : Thu Nov 2

Palm Springs Pride is Southern California’s popular and longest-running LGBT festival in the Coachella Valley. Palm Canyon Drive will transformed into a vibrant, pedestrian friendly Pride Festival, unique to Southern California. The festival features a diverse array of artists, entertainers, and purveyors of all sorts including, jewelry, snacks and sweets. Add all that to great shopping, restaurants, clubs and, entertainment venues located along world-famous Palm Canyon Drive and the result is like no place else - Palm Springs Pride.

$15

$20

$25

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Big Sur is a rugged stretch of the breathtaking California coast; with mountains bordered around you can’t miss this soulful destination. It’s known for its abundance of wildlife, winding roads, seaside cliffs, and misty coastlines. The seaside highway offers some of the most spectacular views of Big Sur, don’t miss out on this adventure!

$205

$320

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GRAND CANYON CAMPING

We’ve all seen images of the canyon on print or on screen but there is nothing like arriving at the rim to take it all in – the immensity, the depth, the atmosphere, and the light. During this three day, two night camping trip, we will be setting up camp at Mather Campground and taking a one day to hike to Plateau Point where you’ll have great views of the Colorado River that formed the towering canyons all around.

$190

$205

$320

BLACK CANYON KAYAKING & HOT SPRINGS

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Nov 17-19, Fri 12pm - Sun 10pm DEADLINE / PRE-TRIP: Tue Nov 14 at 6pm To paddle downstream the Black Canyon of the Colorado River is to enjoy life! It is the perfect kayaking adventure for beginner or seasoned paddler alike, for the lower Colorado River is moving flat water with no rapids – nothing but astoundingly tranquil, turquoise waters. On this trip, we will paddle between the towering cliffs and the looming walls of the Black Canyon as we navigate the once mighty Colorado River, now tamed by the zenith of dam engineering – the Hoover Dam, where we launch the kayaks.

$100

$130

$145

$60

$80

$100

$120 2

JOSHUA TREE HIKE

Join us on an awesome adventure in Joshua Tree National Park! We will begin our day volunteering 2-4 hours of our time to help our local community. After volunteering we will explore the beautiful desert landscape of Joshua Tree National Park on foot. If you’re interested in amazing rocks and serving the community, this trip is for you!

$10

$20

$30

$40

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SAN FRANCISCO URBAN ADVENTURE Nov 23 - 26, Thu 8am - Sun 10pm DEADLINE / PRE-TRIP: Tue Nov 21 at 6pm

Nov 10 - 12, Fri 10am - Sun 10pm DEADLINE / PRE-TRIP, Tue Nov 7 at 5pm

$160

Join CSUSB Outdoors while we explore Anza Borrego Desert’s relaxing natural hot springs, Kumeyaay pictographs and the famous mud caves. This unique desert setting and flora make for a mysterious and magical location in which to camp and explore.

Nov 18, Sat 7am - 8pm DEADLINE : Thu Nov 16

Nov 10 - 12, Fri 8am - Sun 10pm DEADLINE / PRE-TRIP, Tue Nov 7 at 6pm

$190

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Nov 18 - 19, Sat 8am - Sun 8pm DEADLINE / PRE-TRIP : Tue Nov 14 at 5pm

$30

BIG SUR CAMPING

$160

ANZA BOREGO CAVES & HOT SPRINGS CAMPING

$200

Consistently ranked as America’s favorite city, San Francisco is a beautiful city with many adventures to offer. On this three-night, four-day trip we will explore the best the city has to offer by bike, by foot and by boat. Highlights include: cable car rides, Fisherman’s Wharf, Pier 39, Golden Gate Park and more! Don’t miss out on this fun-filled weekend to one of the most iconic cities in America! This weekend adventure will be one you will never forget.

$255

$285

$300

$510

ZION CAMP & EXPLORE

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Nov 24 - 26, Fri 8am - Sun 8pm DEADLINE / PRE-TRIP, Tue Nov 21 at 5pm Zion allows you to follow the paths where ancient native people and pioneers once walked the land. With massive sandstone cliffs of cream, pink, and red that soar into a brilliant blue sky, you are guaranteed a weekend to remember. We will trek through slot canyons in the Narrows along the Virgin River, Angels Landing and experience Zion’s unique array of plants and animals. Join us on this unforgettable adventure!

$125

$155

$170

$250


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MECCA HILLS HIKE Dec 2, Sat 8am - 8pm DEADLINE, Tue Nov 30 at 6pm

Located approximately 40 miles southeast of Palm Springs along the San Andreas Fault are the Mecca Hills. The Mecca Hills were formed by the convergence of the North American Plate and the Pacific Plate along the San Andreas Fault. The Painted Canyons, named for the beautiful hues of rose, pink, red, purple and green is the center attraction. Join us, CSUSB Outdoors, as we explore the ladder slot canyon loop hike. A five mile adventure through twisting canyons and ladders that we will climb up and down. The hike itself takes about 4 hours to complete so bring plenty of water to stay hydrated.

$10

$20

$30

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Come join CSUSB Outdoors as we explore the largest hands-on science center on the West Coast. Through hands-on experiences on the galleries, you’ll learn about human inventions and innovations. We will also have a chance to see the NASA Space Shuttle Endeavor!

$25

Located between Running Springs and Big Bear, Snow Valley offers an escape from the much busier slopes of Bear Mountain and Snow Summit. We leave campus at 7am for the short drive up the hill and an afternoon of playing in the Edge Terrain Park, the Ski Zone, and Snow Play area. This trip is perfect for both beginners who need a bit more instruction and for those of us who think we are Shaun White and are ready for gnarly terrain park. No experience is required, as instruction will be provided.

$65

$75

$85

$95

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ROBOLIGHTS Dec 21, Thu 3pm - 10pm DEADLINE : Tue Dec 19

Dec 9, Sat 8am - 8pm DEADLINE : Thu Dec 7

$20

(1) Dec 17, Sun 7am - 6pm (2) Jan 7, Sun 7am - 6pm DEADLINE : Thu before trip

$40

CA SCIENCE CENTER

$15

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SNOW VALLEY SNOWBOARDING

$30

GRAND CANYON WINTER BACKPACKING

Join us for a festive stroll in Palm Springs! We will be going to downtown to roam around the stores and enjoy the vibes. When evening rolls in we will be visiting the unique Robolights Display and get into the holiday spirit! Robolights is a display of statues that are decorated with holiday lights in a 4 acre household. It is the largest residential, private lights display in the United States.

$15

$20

$25

$30

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Dec 11 - 15, Mon 8am - Fri 10pm DEADLINE / PRE-TRIP: Thu Dec 7 at 5pm We’ve all seen images of the canyon on print or on screen but there is nothing like arriving at the rim to take it all in – the immensity, the depth, the atmosphere, and the light. During this five day, four night camping trip, we will be setting up camp at Mather Campground and taking one day to hike to Plateau Point where you’ll have great views of the Colorado River that formed the towering canyons all around.

$200

$230

$245

$400

SNOW VALLEY SNOWBOARDING T.R.A.C.K.S.

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Dec 16, Sat 7am - 9pm DEADLINE : Thu Dec 14 Snow Valley offers an escape from the much busier slopes of Bear Mountain and Snow Summit. We leave campus at 7am for the short drive up the hill and an afternoon of playing in the Edge Terrain Park, the Ski Zone, and Snow Play area. After a few hours on the slopes we will volunteer a few hours for a local non-profit. No experience is required, as instruction will be provided.

$35

$75

$85

$95

YOSEMITE WINTER EXPLORATION CAMPING

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Jan 4 - 7, Thu 8am - Sun 10pm DEADLINE / PRE-TRIP : Thu Dec 28 at 5pm Yosemite National Park is one of the first wilderness parks and most popular in the United States. Yosemite is best known for its waterfalls, but within its nearly 1,200 square miles you can find deep valleys, grand meadows, ancient giant sequoias, a vast wilderness area, and much more. While there, we will be camping in the park and taking side trips to view the thousand foot granite walls, some of which include the famous El Capitan, exploring the valley and taking in the scenery.

$125

$155

$170

$250


CSUSB ADVENTURE

CALENDAR FALL 2017 OCT

Harvest Moon Kayaking. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .10/6/17 Sequoia national backpacking . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10/6-8/17 Joshua Tree Camping & Hot Springs. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10/7-8/17 So Cal Surf. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .10/14/17 Big Bear Kayaking . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .10/15/17 Yosemite Camping. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .10/20-22/17 Venice Beach Bike (T.R.A.C.K.S.) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10/21/17 Coffin Creek. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10/26/17 Santa Cruz Island Camping. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10/27-29/17 Pacific Crest Zipline. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .10/27/17 Bridge To Nowhere Hike . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .10/28/17 Downtown LA - Day Of The Dead. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .10/29/17

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Big Bear Kayak & Camp (T.R.A.C.K.S.) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11/4-5/17 Palm Springs Pride. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .11/5/17 Big Sur Camping . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11/10-12/17 Grand Canyon Camping. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .11/10-12/17 Black Canyon Kayak & Hot Springs. . . . . . . . . . . .. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11/17-19/17 Anza Borego Caves & Hot Srings Camping. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11/18-19/17 Joshua Tree Hike . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .11/18/17 San Francisco Urban Adventure. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .11/23-26/17 Zion Camp & Explore . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .11/24-26/17

Dec

Mecca Hills Hike . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12/2/17 CA Science Center. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12/9/17 Grand Canyon Winter Backpacking . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .12/11-15/17 Snow Valley Snowboarding (T.R.A.C.K.S.) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12/16/17 Snow Valley Snowboarding. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12/17/17 Robolights . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .12/21/17

Jan

Yosemite Winter Exploration Camping. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1/4-7/18 Snow Valley Snowboarding . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .1/7/18

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