Wilderness First Aid (Sat 2/2 - Sun 2/3)
Instructor: Doug Tully will emphasize common outdoor situations and conduct numerous practical scenarios for students to practice their new first aid skills. Certifying body: American Safety and Health (ASHI) Boy Scout approved course for wilderness first aid Course description: 16 hour course that involves lecture as well as simulations that cover environmental, biological and medical emergencies encountered in wilderness settings. Class takes place in the ARC Classroom. For questions, please contact Doug Tully.
Fee: $175/$195 REGISTER NOW

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UCI Outdoor Adventures



OUTDOOR ADVENTURE TRIPS
Ortega Falls Rock Climbing Fees: $35/$45  Date:  Sat 1/19 Time: 8am - 5pm REGISTER NOW
  This is a great rock climbing spot close to campus. We can spend the day on the rock and have you back to campus for the evening. Last year there was so much water at Ortega Falls we couldn't get to the climbs. If you have been gym climbing you owe it to yourself to get outdoors and climb real rocks! No experience needed.
Backpacking Workshop - Navigation Skills Fees: $10/$15  Date:  Tu 1/22 Time: 7pm - 9pm REGISTER NOW
  This is a great workshop for anyone spending time in the outdoors who needs to know how to read maps and find coordinates to know where they are. We will use a variety of techniches to help you use tools, natural markers, sighting methods and others that will give you the knowledge you need to never be lost! Workshop held in the ARC's Classroom.
Joshua Tree Urban Adventure Fees: $55/$65  Date:  Sat 1/26 Time: 10am - 8pm REGISTER NOW
  Another urban adventure so don't wait! Jump on board and be part of the adventure. This time to Joshua Tree National Park for some hiking, fun rock hopping and great photograph opportunities! Coachella Nature Preserve to see an actual desert oasis and Pioneertown are two other fun spots we will visit along the way. Transportation is provided.
Free Hikes Orange County Fees: FREE  Date:  Sat 2/9 Time: 10am - 12pm REGISTER NOW
  Great little hikes close to campus to get out for a few hours and enjoy the fresh air. We will give you the trailhead location so you can meet us. Outdoor Adventures will give you a short list of recommended items for the particular location. Bring a friend and come join us for a nice local adventure! Feb 9 to Peters Canyon
Free HIkes Orange County Fees: FREE  Date:  Sat 2/23 Time: 10am - 12pm REGISTER NOW
  Great little hikes close to campus to get out for a few hours and enjoy the fresh air. We will give you the trailhead location so you can meet us. Outdoor Adventures will give you a short list of recommended items for the particular location. Bring a friend and come join us for a nice local adventure! Feb 23 to El Moro Canyon.
New Jack City Rock Climbing Fees: $35/$45  Date:  Sat 12/1 Time: 7am - 5pm REGISTER NOW
  New Jack City is a great fun climbing crag in the high dessert. If you are a beginner there is nothing like climbing on real rock and New Jack has some great beginner climbs. For the advanced climber you'll love the mesomorphic rock formations and problems New Jack gives a climber. It's a favorite spot of many So Cal climbers. Get your friends and let's all go climbing!
Catalina Spring Break and Service Project Fees: $345/$370  Dates: Sun 3/24 - Fri 3/29 Time: 7am - 5pm REGISTER NOW
  Bring a friend and sign up for best adventure of the year! We will ferry over to Catalina Island and be hosted for 6 wonderful days. We will have the opportunity to snorkel, kayak, hike, swim and even snorkel at night in the amazing coves around Catalina Island. We will also be learning about and helping our hosts preserve the natual grounds of this fragile ecosystem by learning to compost, repair trails, remove invasive plants and many other useful projects. Our meals will be provided by the camp's food service and we will be staying in cabins just a few feet from the ocean. This is the best deal you'll find for Catalina! It's a perfect way t ospend Spring Break isalnd style!
Information for all Outdoor Adventure Participants: All activities and trips are available for online registration for UCI Students and ARC Members. All other participants may register at Campus Recreation Services (2nd Floor, ARC) or by calling (949) 824-3738.

Please review the Campus Recreation Refund Policy (pdf).

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