Loyola University Maryland

Department of Recreational Sports

Outdoor Adventures

Explore! Challenge yourself! Learn! Outdoor Adventures offers a variety of opportunities for the Loyola community to enjoy the great outdoors.

Want to stay up-to-date with Outdoor Adventures, see pictures, and stay current on outdoor-related news?  Like us on Facebook, join our email list, or view our trip calendar.

Backpacking  Outdoor Adventure Experience (OAE)

Our outdoor adventure trip program is for all Loyola students and employees. Learn a new skill, meet new people, and enjoy the outdoors! Find out how to become one of our undergraduate volunteer trip leaders.  

Rock Climbing  Outdoor Adventure Pre-Fall Program

A week-long adventure for incoming First-Year students, designed to ease the transition to college.  It is offered every August just prior to the start of Fall Welcome Weekend.   

Climbing Wall  Climbing Wall

The climbing wall is located on the first floor of the Fitness and Aquatics Center, is for all levels of climbers, from beginners to advanced, and offers a yearly climbing competition.

Outdoor Adventure Center  Outdoor Adventure Center

Also known as Basecamp, this is the place for anyone who wants to sign up for a trip, read a book from our library, or rent basic camping equipment.

For more information about Outdoor Adventures, call 410-617-5437 or email oae@loyola.edu.