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TRACKS - Alaska - Alternative Summer Break

Posted February 8, 2016 at 4:07pm

TRACKS - Alaska Flyer


Alternative Summer Break

7/21/16 - 7/29 16

Experience eight incredible days on the adventure of a lifetime! Discover the mountainous South Central area of Alaska during this all-encompassing summer service trip. Community service is a cornerstone of this trip. We will be providing service to people in need, the natural environment of Alaska, and some of its amazing wildlife. This remarkable trip to the Great Land not only gives you the opportunity to work for change, but we promise it will change you as well. Along our journey we will visit Anchorage,… More on TRACKS - Alaska - Alternative Summer Break

TRACKS - Alternative Summer Break - Alaska

Posted January 25, 2016 at 8:42pm
More info on TRACKS Alaska

This summer the TRACKS program will be heading to Alaska for our Alternative Summer Break trip. If you are interested in participating in this trip of a lifetime you need to attend one of the upcooming informational meetings. Follow the link for program details, meeting dates, times, and locations. 

Whale Watching 2016

Edited January 31, 2016 at 7:55am

Whale Watching Flyer

Whale Watching
Feb 7, 7am - 4pm

Sign Up Deadline: Thursday, Feb 4 at 6pm

Open to Ages 15+
Youth must be accompanied by an adult

Student and SRWC Member $40
Faculty, Staff and Alumni $53
Community Member $80
Affiliate $66

Join CSUSB Outdoors on a whale watching trip this season. We will observe Grey whales, which have the longest known migration of any mammal. December through April is the prime Grey Whale migration period. The whales travel 10,000-12,000 miles round trip every year between their winter calving lagoons in the warm… More on Whale Watching 2016

Snowboarding Snow Valley

Edited January 31, 2016 at 7:56am
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 Snowboarding Snow Valley

Shred the slopes this winter with Outdoors!

Outdoors is heading to Snow Valley five moree times this winter! Snow Valley is one of those hidden gems in the San Bernardino Mountains. Beginners and experienced riders are welcome to spend the day riding down the slopes with us as we provide lessons, lift tickets, transportation, and gear. 


The Snow Valley dates are: 

February 6, 7:30AM - 5PM
Sign Up Deadline: Feb. 4

February 20, 7:30AM - 5PM
Sign Up Deadline: Feb. 18

February 28, 7:30AM - 5PM
Sign Up Deadline: Feb. 25


The… More on Snowboarding Snow Valley

CSUSB Adventure Guide - Fall 2015 / Winter 2016

Edited December 16, 2015 at 7:33pm
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The Fall 2015 and Winter 2016 CSUSB Adventure Guide is here! Check out over 50 advenuters planned for this Fall and Winter. Visit our website for even more info on our trips. 

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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