Outdoor Recreation

Adventure Week

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EVENT OVERVIEW | SEPTEMBER 20 – 26 

Adventure Week is an annual event facilitated by RecWell to offer free and low barrier to entry opportunities to try out various outdoor experiences. This will include interaction from various RecWell program areas, cross campus partnerships including the CLCE, USFPD, and the Counseling Center, and support of AORE’s National Day of Service on National Public Lands Day (Sept 25). The main goal of the week is to introduce people to all of the outdoor recreation offerings within RecWell and introduce students to new activities.


activites & location 


 MONDAY SEPTEMBER 20 

HAMMOCK HANG OUT 

Bring your hammocks and come hang out with the OREC Crew on the MLK Lawn!

  • Location | MLK Lawn 
  • 11 AM – 2 PM 

GROUP FITNESS | ZUMBA & YOGA 

Are you ready to move your body? Come flow and dance out with us on the MLK Lawn! We will have extra yoga mat available for you – on first come, first serve basis.  

  • Location | MLK Lawn 
  • Zumba | 7 PM 
  • Yoga | 7:30 PM

 TUESDAY SEPTEMBER 21 

 GROUP BIKE RIDE – USFPD, CUTR & BIKING CLUB 

Join us, USFPD, CUTR and the Biking Club for a critical mass ride starting at the Rec Entrance to Felicitous!

  • Location | Rec entrance to Felicitous 
  • 11 AM 

WEDNESDAY SEPTEMBER 22 

BULL MARKET 

Did someone say hammock hangout and kiddie pool log rolling? 

  • 9 AM - 2 PM 

PLANTING WORKSHOP | BOTANTICAL GARDENS 

Calling all green thumbs! Join us for a house plant workshop where we'll discuss about taking care of the best indoor plants. Everyone in attendance will receive a pot to plant for coming!

  • Location | Rec Center 
  • 2 PM 

LOG ROLLING 

Come roll with us at the Rec Pool and learn how to log roll! We will have staff on deck to teach you how to roll if you don't know how. 

  • Location | Rec Pool 
  • 6:30 – 8 PM

THURSDAY SEPTEMBER 23

NATURE RX MINDFULNESS WALK | COUNSELING CENTER 

We’ll be enjoying the natural beauty of campus on this walk with the opportunity to be guided through a mindful meditation practice with one of the awesome staff from the Counseling Center.  

  • Location | TBD
  • 11 AM & 4 PM

SUNSET PADDLE 

Come experience the Hillsborough River at it's most beautiful, during sunset! Join us for a guided paddle on the river from the USF Riverfront Park Boathouse with some of our Adventure Trip Leaders!

  • Location | Riverfront Park 
  • 7 PM 

Register for Sunset Paddle


FRIDAY SEPTEMBER 24 

FREE BOATING 

  • Location | Riverfront Park Boathouse 
  • 10 AM – 5:30 PM 

CAB Bulls Night Out & Bonfire

Music, bonfire and s'mores – what more could you ask for?!

  • Location | Riverfront Park 
  • 8:30 PM

 SATURDAY SEPTEMBER 25 

FREE BOATING 

  • Location | Riverfront Park Boathouse 
  • 10 AM – 5:30 PM 

SERVICE ADVENTURE | NATIONAL PUBLIC LANDS DAY 

Join the Stampede of Service for a morning of service and an afternoon of adventure at Terra Ceia Preserve State Park. We will be immersing ourselves in this beautiful preserve to lend a helping hand and enjoy the great outdoors! No prior experience necessary! Lunch and transportation will be provided!

  • Location | Terra Ceia State Park

Register for the Service Adventure Trip 


 SUNDAY SEPTEMBER 26 

FREE BOATING

  • Location | Riverfront Park Boathouse
  • 10 AM – 5:30 PM 

CONTACT

For questions and reasonable accommodations, please contact Steven Koster – smkoster@usf.edu