Campus Recreation

Elon Outdoors

Whether the trip is to our local rivers, trails, or climbing areas Elon Outdoors invites outdoor enthusiasts of all skill levels to participate in exciting adventures. Our program offers a wide range of outdoor pursuits providing a diversity of rich experiences for our students.  The program fosters the development of leadership skills and outdoor ethics in our student leaders and participants.

Camping equipment is available to rent for those wishing to explore the vast array of outdoor pursuits available throughout the region. You can reach the Outdoors Resource Room by calling 336-278-2267.

Outdoors Office Hours

Monday -Friday

2pm-6pm

Wilderness Survival Trip



DAY HIKE SERIES - SPRING 2016

Hike Date

Hike Location

Friday Feb. 26th Cedarock Park - Burlington, NC
Friday Apr. 1st Northeast Park - Gibsonville, NC
Friday Apr. 22nd Eno State Park - Durham, NC
Friday May 6th Shallowford Natural Area - Elon, NC

**All day hikes will depart from the parking lot at Harden Clubhouse (South Campus).

Day Hike Series

Join us on a day hike in the local area. These are free of charge, just show up at the van with your Phoenix Card! There is no registration needed, we have 22 spots available on each hike. This is a great way to get off campus for a few hours after a busy week, and build a community of fellow outdoor lovers.

TRIP SCHEDULE - SPRING 2016

Trip Dates

Trips

Registration Dates

Interest Meeting

Friday Feb. 5th Tumblebees (Indoor Rock Climbing) - Greensboro, NC Feb. 2nd-3rd Feb. 2nd @4:15pm

Saturday-Sunday Feb. 13th-14th

Ski/Snowboard Trip - Boone, NC Feb. 9th-10th Feb. 9th @ 4:15pm
Saturday Feb. 20th Snow Tubing - Lynchburg, VA Feb. 16th-17th Feb. 16th @ 4:15pm
Saturday-Sunday Mar. 5th-6th Hike and Cave - Elizabethton, TN Mar. 1st-2nd Mar. 1st @ 4:15pm

Saturday Mar. 12th

Day Hike - Uwharrie State Park, NC Mar. 8th-9th Mar. 8th @ 4:15pm
Saturday-Saturday Mar. 19th-26th Spring Break Trip (Kayak/Canoe) - Everglades National Park, FL Feb. 1st-Until Full Any Prior Interest Mtg
Saturday Apr. 2nd Fly Fishing Casting Clinic & Fish - Greensboro, NC Mar. 29th-30th Mar. 29th @ 4:15pm
Sunday Apr. 10th Paddleboarding (SUP) - Jordan Lake, NC Apr. 5th-6th Apr. 5th @ 4:15pm
Saturday-Sunday Apr. 16th-17th Sea Kayaking - Wilmington, NC Apr. 12th-13th Apr. 12th @ 4:15pm
Saturday Apr. 23rd Dan River Canoe Clean Up (Earth Day) - Dan River, NC Apr. 19th-20th Apr. 19th @ 4:15pm
Saturday May 7th US National Whitewater Center - Charlotte, NC May 3rd-4th May 3rd @ 4:15pm

**All trips will depart from the parking lot at Harden Clubhouse (South Campus). All interest meetings will occur in Koury Commons.

Trip Registration and Payment

Online trip registration will be on Tuesday 4:15pm to Wednesday 12:30pm the week of the trip. The registration link will be placed on the Campus Recreation homepage.  Payment will be accepted at the Campus Recreation Front Desk during this time. In order to reserve a spot, both registration and payment must be completed during this time. Any registration or payment made after this time will be placed on the Wait List. 

IF YOU WOULD LIKE TO RECEIVE UP-TO-DATE INFORMATION ABOUT OUTDOOR TRIPS

AND EVENTS E-MAIL WILL SCHUETT AT WSCHUETT@ELON.EDU