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Yosemite Camping | John Muir Day

Posted May 27, 2016 at 5:25pm

Yosemite Camping John Muir Day Flyer

Yosemite Camping | John Muir Day

June 19 - 21
Sun. 12PM - Tue. 10PM
Deadline: June 15 at 6PM

Level 4: Vigorous

This trip will feature John Muir's One-Day Excursion, a full day of seeing the best Yosemite has to offer according to the "Father of the National Parks". Sunday night we will take it easy, set up camp and get some rest to energize for the following day. We will start our epic 20 mile journey and catch the majestic sunrise. Then journey to; Glacier Point, Sentinel Dome, Illilouette Fall, Nevada Fall, the top of Liberty Cap, Vernal… More on Yosemite Camping | John Muir Day

Huntington Library Trip

Edited May 27, 2016 at 5:06pm

Huntington Library Trip Flyer

The Huntington Library contains an extensive collection of rare books and manuscripts, some of which include historical documents about Abraham Lincoln, the manuscript of Benjamin Franklin's autobiography, and is the only library in the world with the first two quartos of Hamlet. In addition to the library, the institution displays an art collection strong in English portraits and French 18th-century furniture in the mansion, and San Marino and botanical gardens that feature sections for the historic cactus collection, the Zen Garden, the Chinese Scholar's Garden and many other specialty gardens. Join us on this eloquent visit to one of the… More on Huntington Library Trip

Catalina Island Camping Weekend

Posted May 27, 2016 at 5:10pm

Catalina Island Camping Weekend Flyer

Catalina Island Camping Weekend

July 2 - July 4 | Sat. 8AM - Mon. 10PM

Join CSUSB Outdoors for a quick weekend getaway of camping and exploring the beautiful yet rugged Santa Catalina Island. Catalina Island is a place where the gentle rhythm of the waves makes time slow down. It's a place where you can paddle through crystal clear waters in the crisp morning air, snorkel in some of the most vivid coves in the island, or take a nice hike in the surrounding hills. That Catalina feeling of tranquility is better known as Island Time. Island Time allows… More on Catalina Island Camping Weekend

Our Mission

CSUSB Outdoors mission is to provide the community with a diverse range of outdoor recreational and educational opportunities. We incorporate "Leave No Trace" and cultural/historical knowledge about the areas we visit. Participants will learn how to recreate safely in the great outdoors, develop an appreciation and understanding of our natural surroundings, experience personal growth and leadership development, learn teamwork and healthy communication skills, form new relationships and of course... have fun!

What We Do

CSUSB Outdoors offers something for everyone! Day hikes into the local mountains, overnight camping trips to a local beach, state, and national parks, backpacking in remote wilderness locations, surfing in California's popular beaches, snowboarding at local mountain resorts, kayaking in the bay, ocean, and the river, group outings, team building and education programs.

No experience is required to participant. CSUSB Outdoors will provide transportation, food and all the gear you will need for your outing.

Who Can Participate

Our programs are open to the entire CSUSB community - students, staff, faculty, Alumni Association Members, and affiliates.

How To Register

San Bernardino Campus

Registration for trips and programs takes place in person at the CSUSB Student Recreation and Wellness Center membership desk during regular operating hours. Full payment (cash, check, Visa or MasterCard) is due at time of reservation. For more information give us a call at 537-CAMP. Some programs do not require registration, are open to nonmembers and youth. See program description for details.

Palm Desert Campus

Registration for trips and programs takes place in person at the CSUSB Palm Desert Campus Administrative Offices (RG203) during regular operating hours. Call 909-537-2348 for the campus phone outside RG203 to check availability and to complete registration information. After completing registration you will make full payment by cash, check or debit card (no credit cards) to the Administrative Office. Some programs do not require registration, are open to nonmembers and youth. See program description for details.

All CSUSB Outdoors trips are alcohol, tobacco, and illegal substance free.

Cancelation and Transferring Policy

All trips must be paid in full at time of enrollment. To cancel your participation, you must contact (909) 537-BFIT. Failure to contact CSUSB Recreational Sports at least 72 hours in advance will result in a 100% loss of fees or a fee equal to the trip's value. 72 hours to 7 days will result in a 25% cancelation fee or a fee equal to 25% of the trip's value, minimum $10. Cancelations more than 7 days will result in a full transfer of fees or a refund minus a $10 processing fee. You will also be responsible for any non-refundable fees incurred due to your cancelation. Transferring trips/programs constitutes a cancellation and is subject to the aforementioned policy Transfers must occur at the time of trip cancellation. Trip values can be found on our website. All refunds are by check and take 4-6 weeks to process.

CSUSB Outdoors is Proud to Support

Access Fund Website Leave No Trace Website Association of Oudoor Recreation and Education Website

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