Trip Descriptions

Fall & Spring Day Trip Descriptions 

Trip dates are updated seasonally.

Whitewater Rafting

Looking for a thrill? Look no further! The Deschutes River in Maupin, Oregon is one of the most popular whitewater rafting venues in the U.S. and is sure to satisfy your craving for adventure.

Sea Kayaking

Take a day off and go sea kayaking with Outdoor Pursuits! Sea kayaking is a great way to experience nature from a unique perspective. Brush up on your old skills or pick up the basics while observing local marine wildlife and scenery.


Canoeing is a great way to be introduced to outdoor recreation. It is enjoyable for all skill levels and a relaxing way to bond with friends!


Catch a wave this fall on the Oregon Coast! All levels of experience are welcome. Our experienced instructors prepare you with everything you need to know about surfing.

Rock Climbing

Whether you’re looking to push your skills to the next level or just spend a day outside, this trip is for you. We understand that individual goals for rock climbing are different, which is why each trip is organized so that everyone’s needs are met.


Experience adventure at a low price on Outdoor Pursuits hiking trips. All you need is a good pair of walking shoes. If you’re new to Oregon, this is a fun way to learn about local places and to spend time outside!

Kayak Surfing

Take kayaking to a new level. Kayak surfing involves a mix of sea kayaking, whitewater kayaking and surfing! Take advantage of this unique opportunity and reserve your spot today.

Winter Day Trip Descriptions 

Mt. Hood Shuttle

Transportation to the mountain can be strenuous, so leave it to us! Our van and bus certified drivers will get you to the mountain so you can shred with no stress. All you need to do is reserve your spot on the shuttle. Cost does not include gear/ lift ticket.

Cross Country Skiing

Experience the winter environment on a pair of skis. All skill levels are welcome on this trip, and instruction is included for beginners. Cross country skiing is a one of the most popular ways to play in the snow.

Indoor Rock Climbing

Escape from the cold and wet winter weather with an indoor climbing trip to one of the Portland area's many fantastic climbing gyms. Indoor rock climbing is a good way to stay active when the outdoor environmental conditions have become too harsh. Shoes, harness, and admission to Stoneworks included in the cost.


Spend the day hiking through snowy forests and exploring ice caves. Snowshoes make the trek through snow easy and fun!

Custom Trips

With custom trips, you get decide what you're doing, where you're going, and when you go.

Learn more with our custom trip brochure (pdf), then submit this trip form (pdf) at least three weeks in advance. 

Send completed forms to UC Box A108 through intercampus mail. 

Please feel free to call us at 503-352-2264 with any questions.