Ohio University

Adventure Trips

Students backpacking looking at a view from a mountain

Outdoor Pursuits offers a number of adventure trips each semester to regional destinations.

Fall 2020 Adventure Trips

Outdoor Pursuits offers day, weekend, and semester break trips. Stay tuned for more updates coming soon related programming moving forward. 


Girl hanging from a tree branch


Registration Information

Register for trips on RecShop. You may also register in person at the Outdoor Pursuits service desk in Ping Center during regular operating hours.

If you are registering online:

  1. Log in to RecShop using your MyOhio login, or create an account if you are not an OHIO student.
  2. Click on the courses link and follow the instructions.
  3. Once you have completed the transaction, download your confirmation receipt.
  4. Outdoor Pursuits will email you 5-7 days before the trip with details.

Note: If you are trying to register multiple people, you will need to click on your username at the top right of the page in RecShop, then scroll down and add dependents. After that, go through the entire process and then click "continue shopping" and select the rest of your dependents.

Questions? Contact Zack Young, Trips & Clinics Graduate Assistant, at (740) 597-1484 or zy814119@ohio.edu.

Adventure Reservations

Outdoor Pursuits can plan custom hiking, paddling, climbing, backpacking or other adventures to meet your needs. Extended events away from the local area vary. Contact Judd Walker, Assistant Director of Outdoor Pursuits at (740) 593-9928 to make a proposal.

Required Forms

Assumption of Risk Form [PDF]
Medical Information Form [PDF]

Refund Policy

Due to the intensive planning and various expenses associated with each adventure trip, no refunds will be given for cancellations made within fourteen days of the trip date, unless the trip is canceled by Outdoor Pursuits.