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November 26th, 2014

November 22nd, 2014

  • Image preview Map & Compass Clinic

    Trip sign-up begins: Friday, October 24
    Pre-Trip Meeting: Tuesday, November 18 at 4:30pm


    This clinic establishes an understanding of the tools and basic navigation skills required for outdoor exploration. The knowledge you can gain can form an important part of your leadership development, and is useful for anyone who loves to take outdoor trips.

November 21st, 2014

  • Image preview Wilderness First Responder Recertification

    Sign-up for current LC students begins: Friday, September 5

    This three day scenario-based course is designed as review and practice of evacuation and decision making guidelines. It also provides wilderness medicine practitioners with current updates in the wilderness medicine field. This course may be used to recertify Wilderness First Responder and Wilderness EMT (wilderness portion only) certifications.

    until November 23

November 16th, 2014

  • Image preview Caving #2

    Trip sign-up begins: Friday, October 24
    Pre-Trip Meeting: Tuesday, November 11 at 5:00pm


    Thousands of years ago the lava from a spectacular volcanic eruption created these lava tube caves at the base of Mt. Adams. These awesome natural formations stay relatively dry and at a constant temperature of about 50 F, making them ideal for caving. This is not a good trip for you if you are claustrophobic- but if you don’t mind small spaces, this is really interesting.

November 15th, 2014

  • Image preview Gorge Waterfall Hike #2

    Trip sign-up begins: Friday, October 24
    Pre-Trip Meeting: Tuesday, November 11 at 5:30pm


    Come join us on an excursion to see some of the Gorge’s lesser known falls, and take in the autumn scenery. The natural power and beauty of these waterfalls has to be seen to be believed. Plus, getting there is half the fun- we’ll roam the trails of the Gorge with plenty of time to stop and enjoy the view.

November 14th, 2014

  • Image preview Overnight Mushroom Clinic

    Trip sign-up begins: Friday, October 17
    Pre-Trip Meeting: Tuesday, November 11 at 4:30pm


    Oregon has an enormous number of mushroom species and it’s no wonder, with all this rain! As long as you’re living in Oregon and since they taste so good, you might as well be introduced to some of them. We’ll spend two nights at the Oregon Dunes, hiking the largest coast sand dunes in the world and searching for mushrooms. Conditions permitting, this trip culminates in a mouth-watering mushroom feast!

    until November 16

November 8th, 2014

  • Image preview Gorge Waterfall Hike #1

    Trip sign-up begins: Friday, October 17
    Pre-Trip Meeting: Tuesday, November 4 at 5:00pm


    Come join us on an excursion to see some of the Gorge’s lesser known falls and take in the autumn scenery. The natural power and beauty of these waterfalls has to be seen to be believed. Plus, getting there is half the fun- we’ll roam the trails of the Gorge with plenty of time to stop and enjoy the view.

  • Image preview Oregon Coast Hike #2

    Trip sign-up begins: Friday, October 17
    Pre-Trip Meeting: Tuesday, November 4 at 5:30pm


    On the Central Oregon Coast lies an area of huge Sitka trees, ferns, cascading streams, and waterfalls. We’ll hike through old growth forest to a secluded bay where we can watch sea lions. The seven-mile round trip hike traverses some of the most productive rainforest on earth showcasing Oregon’s natural treasures.

November 7th, 2014

  • Image preview Sea Kayak Skills Clinic

    For sign-up information please stop by the College Outdoors office.
    Pre-Trip Meeting: Tuesday, November 4 at 4:30pm


    Improve on your current skills, paddle under adverse conditions, learn about leadership, and understand how to teach others to kayak. We plan to tackle challenging wind and waves, and we guarantee you’ll learn a lot. This clinic takes place at various lakes and bays on the Oregon coast, and we’ll be staying in a rustic lodge at night. Prerequisites: You must know how to swim, and you need to have some prior paddling experience. Due to expected conditions, participants need reasonable upper body strength. *Sign up is in person at the Templeton Office only.

    until November 9

November 1st, 2014

  • Image preview Mushroom Day Clinic

    Trip sign-up begins: Friday, October 3
    Pre-Trip Meeting: Tuesday, October 28 at 4:30pm


    Oregon has an enormous number of mushroom species and it’s no wonder, with all this rain! As long as you’re living in Oregon and since they taste so good, you might as well be introduced to some of them. We will leave first thing in the morning and head to coastal forests where we will search for all sorts of fascinating fungi. Conditions permitting, this trip culminates in a mouth-watering mushroom feast!