Four adventure trips offer unique Spring Break options for Huskers

Four adventure trips offer unique Spring Break options for Huskers
University of Nebraska–Lincoln students backpacked through Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument during their spring break in March 2022. [courtesy of UNL Outdoor Adventures]

Outdoor Adventures at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln is supplying four Spring Split excursions for existing Husker learners involving March 9–19, 2023.

Exercise-relevant gear, transportation, meals, and instruction are incorporated in the expense of the excursions.

Each individual vacation has a restricted number of spots. Participants need to register just before the 12 p.m. Feb. 27 sign-up deadline, either on-line or in man or woman at the Outside Adventures Heart located at the corner of 14th & W Streets on metropolis campus.

Preceding encounter and out of doors capabilities are not a prerequisite to be a part of a vacation. Trip instructors will tutorial and lead every team by means of every single adventure’s pursuits.

Contributors ought to be in good physical ailment and have a constructive point out of intellect. Visits are open to Husker students as properly as the typical general public.

Rio Grande Canoeing

March 9–19, 2023

If you find a real experience, the distant river canyons of southwest Texas are for you. Participants will go over about 80 miles in the limited canyons cast by the iconic Rio Grande River and take a look at side canyons or continues to be of deserted villages.

The journey team will invest multiple times on the river with no resupplies or stops at places to eat. Provided the remoteness and demanding rapids of this journey, contributors have to be in superior bodily issue and have a beneficial condition of thoughts.

$495 for UNL pupil   ($165 deposit demanded to safe a spot)

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Escalante Backpacking

March 10-19, 2023

Located in south-central Utah’s substantial desert, Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument features some of the most gorgeous geological features, organic arches, and orange and purple canyons of the southwest United States.

Contributors will check out canyons and study about the area’s native cultures while backpacking the park. The team will carry in all the required gear, prepare dinner savory backcountry foods, and enjoy good discussions less than the stars.

Lots of to start with-time adventurers have completed this journey, although this is a critical actual physical activity demanding many hrs of going for walks most days. Participants will require to provide their possess sturdy hiking boots and rain equipment.

$495 for UNL student   ($165 deposit required to secure a place)

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Horseshoe Canyon Rock Climbing

March 12-16, 2023

Participants will climb at a person of the most legendary climbing locations in the nation, Horseshoe Canyon Ranch, found close to Jasper, Arkansas.

Days will be spent checking out the hundreds of climbing routes tucked into the Ozark Mountains, even though evenings will be crammed with wonderful camping in the spring weather.

$275 for UNL college student   ($92 deposit required to secure a place)

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Arkansas Mountain Biking

March 11-15, 2023

Folks who are new to mountain biking as perfectly professional bikers will take pleasure in this journey. Participants will obtain specialist mountain bicycle coaching prior to being led out to take a look at miles of forested trails in Ozark Mountains of northwest Arkansas. Daytime hrs will be for biking and evenings will be used enjoying game titles and visiting with fellow riders in indoor lodging.

$400 for UNL university student   ($133 deposit required to safe a location)

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In addition to these trips, college students can register for a selection of 1-day and weekend excursions prepared for February, March, April, and Might – including lake paddles, river & whitewater kayaking, tenting, biking, and backpacking.

Queries?   Get in touch with Outdoor Adventures at 402-472-4777.

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