Outdoor Adventures

Winter 2019 Ski Trip: ANGEL FIRE, NM

Winter 2019 Ski Trip: ANGEL FIRE, NM

Head out to New Mexico this Winter Holiday for a ski excursion with SEU Outdoor Adventures December 14 - 18.  Includes lodging, ski pass, and transportation. MORE INFO

The Outdoor Adventure program at St. Edward's University introduces students and the community to a variety of activities and programs in the great outdoors. Whether you are participating in Adventure Trips or using our Equipment Rental program to create your own adventure, students commune with nature and learn leadership skills through programming and experiential learning. 

Adventure Trips

Outdoor Adventure trips are offered to anyone who wants to experience the wonders of being outside and active. Trips can be simple day trips in the Austin area, week-long backpacking excursions in Big Bend or skiing in Colorado. Each trip is open to all participants, but keep in mind trips have varying levels of difficulty. 

All OAP Trips are available on a first-come, first-served basis. All trip registrations must be completed online, with payment due at the time of registration. No refunds will be made available. Some trips have MANDATORY pre-trip meetings: please see trip descriptions for sign-ups and information.

Fall 2019 Trip Calendar

Event / Trip Trip Date / Days Registration Cost Info
Outdoor Expo: Ragsdale Lawn August 28th 11am - 2pm FREE MORE INFO
Paddleboarding on Ladybird Lake September 1st 10am - 2pm $10 MORE INFO
Inks Lake State Park Camping Trip September 27th 3pm - September 29th 12pm (2 Nights) $40 MORE INFO
Midnight Hike at Blunn Creek October 9th 9pm FREE MORE INFO
Crux Climbing Gym Day Trip October 25th 2pm  $10 MORE INFO
Yoga in the City November 10th 3pm $5 MORE INFO
Garner State Park Camping November 15th 3pm - November 17th 12pm (2 Nights) $40 MORE INFO
Angel Fire Ski Trip December 14th 5AM - December 18th 7PM (4 Nights) $550 MORE INFO

Equipment Rental

Outdoor equipment is available to the university community for rental. Equipment available includes (but is not limited to) tents, sleeping bags, coolers, tarps, cooking stoves and more. Outdoor Equipment is available on a first-come, first-served basis. Stop by the UFCU Alumni Gym to rent gear.  Reservations available by emailing andyl [at] stedwards.edu (subject: OAP%20Rental) (HERE)

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During regular UFCU Alumni Operating Hours
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During regular UFCU Alumni Operating Hours

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“Earth and sky, woods and fields, lakes and rivers, the mountain and the sea, are excellent schoolmasters, and teach of us more than we can ever learn from books.” — John Lubbock