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Posted July 21, 2016 at 5:24pm

CicLAvia Flyer


Sunday, August 7 | 8AM - 8PM

CicLAvia is a car-free street event that offers miles of road for participants to explore. CicLAvia makes the streets safe for people to walk, skate, play and ride a bike. There are activities along the route. Shop owners and restaurants are encouraged to open their doors to people along the CicLAvia. The route will take people through Boyle Heights, the Arts District, Little Tokyo, Civic Center, Chinatown, Historic Core, and as far west as MacArthur Park. Bring your own bike, skateboard or just good walking shoes!


Students and SRWC Members: $15 More on CicLAvia

395 Road Trip

Posted July 21, 2016 at 5:25pm

395 Road Trip Flyer

395 Road Trip

Date/Time: July 28-31 2016

ROAD TRIP! Pack your bags and bring your favorite tunes! The US 395 stretches over 1000 miles through 4 states. Heading north accompanied by the Sierra Nevada on a quest to Convict Lake, Erick Schat's Bakery, Manzanar, Mammoth Lakes, Devils Postpile National Monument and other iconic places as we embark on a road trip on the 395.

Sign Up Deadline: Tuesday, July 26th at 600pm

Student and SRWC Member: $125 | Faculty, Staff and Alumni: $155 | Affiliate: $170 | Community Member: $250


Hike of the Month

Posted June 30, 2016 at 2:45pm

Hike of the Month Flyer

Hike of the Month

July 16, August 6, September 25

Location: Mt Baldy, San Jacinto, San Bernardino Peak

Join CSUSB Outdoors on a feautured Hike of the Month for a one day adventure to a spectacular local hiking destination. This is a great opportunity to take a "saunter," as John Muir put it, and escape into the wilderness, if only for a day. These hikes are free for CSUSB students only, all other participants please see price range for details.

CSUSB Student or SRWC Member: Free
Faculty, Staff, and Alumni: $27
Affilate: $34
Community Member: $40

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SoCal Surf

Posted July 21, 2016 at 5:22pm

SoCal Surf flyer

August 28th, 2016 8am-8pm Sunday

Whether you are a pro surfer or just a beginner, come and enjoy a day of surfing and playing on the beach. The Southern California coastline boasts some of the world's best surfing along the Orange and LA county beaches. No experience is required, as instruction will be provided. Don't feel like surfing? You are still welcome to come along to play in the sand or stroll along the coastline.



Zion National Park Camping

Posted July 21, 2016 at 5:28pm

Zion National Park Camping Flyer

Zion National Park Camping

Date/Time: August 7th - 9th 2016 8am Sunday - 10pm Tuesday

With towering cliff walls surrounding the powerful Virgin River, Zion National Park in Utah allows you to experience something that you will likely never forget. On this trip we will hike the famous Angels Landing Trail filled with switchbacks ascending over sheer cliffs. Also, we will hike through the Narrows and up the Virgin River where surrounding walls reach up to 2,400 feet above your head. Absorb the beauty of the world around you while enjoying the beauty of Zion National Park.


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 Recreation & Wellness 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

Other CSUSB Outdoors Sites

CSUSB Outdoors Facebook CSUSB Outdoors YouTube