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Adventure Trips

Trips

Who can go?

  • Trips are open to all TWU students only.

How to register

  • Register at the OAC M-F, 3-8pm

Skill Levels

  • Beginner - no previous experience necessary.
  • Intermediate - must be in good physical condition and some experience with skills related to activites.
  • Advanced - must be in good physical condition with high skill expertise with related activities.

Spring 2015 Day Trips

What: Indoor Skydiving (Closed)  
Where: iFly, Frisco, Texas
When: February 28, 2015
Register by: February 20, 2015
Cost: $50
Skill Level: Beginner
Details: Join us as we fly through the air with the iFly staff and experience indoor skydiving.

What: Hiking (Closed)  
Where: Knob Hill trail near Roanoke, Texas
When: March 7, 2015
Register by: February 27, 2015
Cost: $15
Skill Level: Beginner
Details: Come with us as we enjoy the sights around  Denton Creek and Grapevine Lake. We will enjoy approximately six miles of hiking trails as well as a picnic lunch.

What: Mountain Biking (Beginner) (Closed) 
Where: White Rock Lake, Dallas, Texas
When: March 28, 2015 
Register by: March 13, 2015
Cost: $10
Skill Level: Beginner
Details: Join us as we ride around White Rock Lake in Dallas and enjoy the wildlife and scenery.

What: Kayaking (Closed)  
Where: Ray Roberts Lake
When: April 11, 2015
Register by: April 3, 2015
Cost: $15
Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate
Details: Come with us as we explore Lake Ray Roberts on kayak and enjoy a picnic lunch.

What: Mountain Biking (Advanced) (Closed)  
Where: Oak Cliff Nature Preserve, Dallas, Texas
When: April 18, 2015
Register by: April 10, 2015
Cost: $10
Skill Level: Advanced
Details: Join us as we enjoy mountain biking around Oak Cliff Nature Preserve and enjoy the scenery and wildlife. This trip is for Advanced mountain bikers with trail riding experience.

What: Camping (Closed)  
Where: Eisenhower State Park, Denison, Texas
When: April 24-26, 2015
Register by: April 17, 2015
Cost: $50
Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate
Details: Join us as we enjoy a weekend camping trip near Lake Texoma at Eisenhower State Park. We will enjoy hiking, swimming, bouldering, and relaxing in the ourdoors.

2014/2015 Overnight Trips

What: Island Adventure (CLOSED)  
Where: Oahu, Hawaii
When: Spring Break 2015 (tentative March 16th-20th)
Cost: $950 - $150 deposit and $100/month for 8 months. (includes r/t airfare, lodging, major transportation within Hawaii, and most activity fees.)
Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate
Details: Our travels will take us to the island of Oahu during spring break 2015 for snorkeling, hiking, scuba diving, and exploring great beaches including the world famous Waikiki beach in Honolulu.

What: European Adventure (CLOSED)  
Where: London and Paris
When: May 2015 (specific dates TBD)
Cost: $1450 - $150 deposit and $100/month for 10 months. (includes r/t airfare, lodging, major transportation wihtin Europe, activity fees, and some attraction fees.)
Skill Level: Intermediate/Advanced
Details: Join us for an adventure to London and Paris where we will explore London on bicycles, hike along the Thames River, and experience amazing food. In Paris, we'll bike to some of the most amazing castles and chateaus in the world including the Palace of Versailles and the Chateau of Chombard in the Loire Valley. Other activites may include rollerblading through Paris and boating on the Thames River.

Trip Policies and Procedures

For more information, please contact: Karrie Fletcher at kfletcher@twu.edu.

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