Loyola University Maryland

Department of Recreation and Wellness

Outdoor Adventure Trip Calendar

Spring 2020 Trip Schedule

OAE trips range from day & weekend trips, to extended multi-day trips. Our seven activity types include hiking & backpacking, rock climbing, caving, white-water kayaking, sea-kayaking, canoeing, and stand-up paddle boarding. 

 February Trips

 Feb. 1 Caving Day Trip 1-day trip  $15
 Feb. 8 Winter Day Hike 1-day trip $15
 Feb. 22 Meditation Day Hike  1-day trip $15
 Feb. 22 Rock Climbing 1-day trip $15

 March Trips

Mar. 15 Canoe Day 1-day trip $15
Mar. 15 Rock Climbing 1-day trip $15
Mar. 21 Sea Kayaking 1-day trip $15
Mar. 28 Cave Day 1-day trip $15
Mar. 28 Stand Up Paddleboarding 1-day trip $15

 April Trips

 Apr. 4-5 Backpacking Weekend 2-day trip $30
 Apr. 4 Whitewater Kayaking 1-day trip $15
 Apr. 19 Canoe and Scoop 1-day trip $15
 Apr. 25 Stand Up Paddleboarding 1-day trip $15
 Apr. 25 Caving 1-day trip


 May Trips

 May 10-15 Discovery Backpack and Rock Climbing 6-day trip $25

Online registration is open until the Wednesday before the trip date, it closes at 3:00pm that day. If you would like to sign-up for a trip after 3:00pm the Wednesday before it goes out, visit Basecamp in the FAC from 4:00-7:00pm Monday-Thursday, or Friday from 12:00pm-3:00pm. 

Where to Sign up for TripsSign up for our trips online. Follow the hyperlinks of the trips below.

  • Online registration is open, making signing up for a trip a breeze!

  • In Basecamp, FAC room 233 (past the racquetball/ squash courts)
  • Basecamp hours: Monday -Thursday 4pm-7pm, Friday 12pm-3pm
  • Information table in Boulder (cold weather) or on the Quad (warm weather) on alternating Tuesdays and Wednesdays from 11:00am-2:00pm

Once Signed Up

  • Our Basecamp Staff will email you confirm your registration, and to tell you when the mandatory pre-trip meeting will be.
  • If this is your first OAE trip, please make sure to fill out and return the OAE medical form sent out by Basecamp. We will need it returned by the pre-trip meeting. 

Fees: All above fees are for all full-time undergraduate students and members of the Fitness and Aquatic Center. Learn more about the benefits of membership at the FAC!

For those who are in the Loyola Community (but not a member of the FAC or full time undergraduate student) you are still welcome on all OAE trips at the rate of $20 for day trips and $40 for overnight trips.

Refunds: Refunds (or a transfer to another trip) will be granted if

  • A trip is cancelled by OAE
  • A trip is postponed by OAE, and the date is unavailable for the registrant. 
  • The registrant cancels one week prior to the trip date.

Wilderness First Responder 

Logo for Wilderness First ResponderLoyola's Department of Recreation and Wellness will be hosting an 8-day Wilderness First Responder Training.

The class is a medical training for leaders in remote areas including outdoor educators, guides, military, professional search and rescue teams, researchers, and those involved in disaster relief.

The curriculum is comprehensive and practical. It includes the essential principles and skills required to assess and manage medical problems in isolated and extreme environments for days and weeks if necessary.

WFR Training
May, 2020  WFR Training 8-Day Training $650


Phone: 410-617-5437
Email: OAE@loyola.edu
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