Outdoor Recreation

Upcoming Adventure Trips

The Outdoor Recreation Adventure Trip Program provides an opportunity to experience the outdoors through various adventures. Whether you want to explore Florida more through our Passport to Florida programs, travel throughout the United States on trips doing things like hiking, caving, whitewater rafting, and backpacking, or you want to travel outside the US on one of our Adventure Abroad trips, Outdoor Recreation has an adventure for everyone! Trips are open to all ability levels, with safety, fun, and enjoying nature being our top priorities! All trips have trained and certified staff who help every step of the way.

Custom Group Trips 

Don’t see a trip that piques your interest, or already have a set group and want us to plan a trip for you? Email Kristin Cash to set one up!

Get some fresh air, try something different, make new friends and Insta-worthy memories!

Date Trip Location Price
June 1, 2019 Bioluminescent Kayaking Merrit Island, Florida $45
June 9, 2019 Hiking at Weeki Wachee Preserve Weeki Wachee, Florida $25
June 15, 2019 Kayaking Weedon Island St. Petersburg, Florida $30
June 28, 2019 Bioluminescent Kayaking Merrit Island, Florida $45
June 29, 2019 Bioluminescent Kayaking Merrit Island, Florida $45
June 30, 2019 Sunday Rides The Tampa Riverwalk Free
July 13, 2019 Biking at Morris Bridge Thonotosassa, Florida $25
July 21, 2019 Tubing the Itchetucknee River Fort White, Florida $45
July 28, 2019 Sunday Rides The Tampa Riverwalk Free
August 2, 2019 Bioluminescent Kayaking Merrit Island, Florida $45
August 3, 2019 Bioluminescent Kayaking Merrit Island, Florida $45

Interested in traveling abroad? Visit our Adventure Abroad page to learn about opportunities to study abroad through outdoor recreation.


Trip Policies


How do I pay/register for adventure trips?


Outdoor Resource Center:

Online

Please see each trip’s registration page for the refund policy.  Refunds will be provided if the trip must be cancelled for any reason. Refunds will not be given if there is an itinerary changes due to weather or safety concerns. Contact Steven Koster (smkoster@usf.edu) with any refund requests.

It is our goal to make trip costs as low as possible. We plan trips on a zero-based budget system and want to provide outdoor experiences for everyone with as little burden as possible. The price of each trip includes transportation, trip leaders, equipment, food, and lodging.


What's Included?


Additional Policies


Don't see a trip that piques your interest? Learn more about our Custom Adventure Trips here.