AS

  • Outdoor Adventures

Trips

Our programs are available to all current CSUN students, faculty, staff, alumni and their guests. We have trips for every skill level, from novice to expert. The guidelines below will help you select adventures that are right for you. If you’re unsure about your skill level, call or stop by the Outdoor Adventures office, and our friendly staff will help you.

Level 1: Adventure travel at its most relaxed pace for people seeking a remarkable experience with low intensity

Level 2: Great for outdoor novices and those new to active travel who are seeking more knowledge of the outdoor world

Level 3: Perfect for outdoor enthusiasts looking for stimulating adventure in the great outdoors

Level 4: Recommended for fit travelers with basic skills who want an exciting trip with the same fantastic outdoors experience with a little more physical intensity

Please note that you need to sign up at the Outdoor Adventures office for our trips no later than 5pm the day before the scheduled date. Open spots fill up quickly, so sign up as early as possible.

Policies

  • Trips are pet, alcohol, and drug free (in compliance with University policy).
  • Cancellations

    • Multi day trip cancellations

      Cancellations made more than 14 days before the trip will be refunded for the full dollar amount, minus a 20% processing fee. Cancellations made less than 14 days before the trip are not eligible for a refund. Outdoor Adventures reserves the right to cancel any trip due to incompatible conditions for the activity. In the event Outdoor Adventures cancels the trip you will receive a full monetary refund.

    • Single day trip cancellations

      Cancellations made more than 14 days before the trip will receive a refund for the full dollar amount minus a $10 processing fee. Cancellations made less than 14 days before the trip are not eligible for a refund. Outdoor Adventures reserves the right to cancel any trip due to incompatible conditions for the activity. In the event Outdoor Adventures cancels the trip you will receive a full monetary refund.

    • Special trip cancellations

      Special Trips are non-refundable. If you are unable to attend the trip, the paying participant is ineligible for a refund (monetary or credity) or transfer onto another trip. Outdoor Adventures reserves the right to cancel a trip due to incompatible conditions for the activity. In the event Outdoor Adventures cancels the trip you will receive a full monetary refund.

Disclaimer

Due to the nature of Outdoor Recreation all locations, activities and times are subject to change. We love the mother nature but sometimes she's hard to plan with. Weather, water levels, trail conditions, roads closures, and fires can change any trip with little warning. We appreciate the patience, understanding and flexibility of all parities involved in our outings. If changes need to be made we will update our information in a timely manner and will always notify registered participants as soon as possible.

Trip Pricing and Details

9/2 — Castaic Lake

Castaic Lake

Cost

  • Student: $5
  • Non-student: $20

9/9 — Hollywood Hike

Hollywood Hike

Cost

  • Student: $15
  • Non-student: $25

9/9 - 9/11 — Camp and Explore Yosemite

Camp and Explore Yosemite

Cost

  • Student: $185
  • Non-student: $210

9/10 — Venice Beach Day

Venice Beach Day

Cost

  • Student: $15
  • Non-student: $25

9/15 — Full Moon Night Hike

Full Moon Night Hike

Cost

  • Student: $15
  • Non-student: $25

9/16 — Castaic Lake

Castaic Lake

Cost

  • Student: $5
  • Non-student: $20

9/16 - 9/18 — Climb and Kayak Eastern Sierras

Climb and Kayak Eastern Sierras

Cost

  • Student: $150
  • Non-student: $175

9/23 — Rock Climbing

Rock Climbing

Cost

  • Student: $15
  • Non-student: $25

9/23 - 9/25 — Backpacking Alpine Lakes

Backpacking Alpine Lakes

Cost

  • Student: $150
  • Non-student: $175

9/30 - 10/2 — Camp and Explore Sequioa

Camp and Explore Sequioa

Cost

  • Student: $175
  • Non-student: $200

10/1 — Canyoneer Eaton Canyon

Canyoneer Eaton Canyon

Cost

  • Student: $50
  • Non-student: $75

10/2 — Zuma Beach Day

Zuma Beach Day

Cost

  • Student: $15
  • Non-student: $25

10/7 — Castaic Lake

Castaic Lake

Cost

  • Student: $5
  • Non-student: $20

10/7 - 10/9 — Road Trip Eastern Sierras

Road Trip Eastern Sierras

Cost

  • Student: $150
  • Non-student: $200

10/9 — Surf So Cal

Surf So Cal

Cost

  • Student: $70
  • Non-student: $90

10/14 — Castaic Lake

Castaic Lake

Cost

  • Student: $5
  • Non-student: $20

10/14 - 10/16 — Kayak and Snorkel La Jolla

Kayak and Snorkel La Jolla

Cost

  • Student: $150
  • Non-student: $180

10/15 — Summit Mount Baldy

Summit Mount Baldy

Cost

  • Student: $15
  • Non-student: $25

10/17 — Full Moon Night Hike

Full Moon Night Hike

Cost

  • Student: $15
  • Non-student: $25

10/21 — Rock Climbing

Rock Climbing

Cost

  • Student: $15
  • Non-student: $25

10/21 - 10/23 — Camp and Kayak Monterey Bay

Camp and Kayak Monterey Bay

Cost

  • Student: $175
  • Non-student: $200

10/23 — Whale Watching

Whale Watching

Cost

  • Student: $50
  • Non-student: $75

10/28 - 10/30 — Camp and Explore Yosemite

Camp and Explore Yosemite

Cost

  • Student: $185
  • Non-student: $210

10/29 — Halloween Night Hike

Halloween Night Hike

Cost

  • Student: $15
  • Non-student: $25

10/30 — Malibu Creek Hike

Malibu Creek Hike

Cost

  • Student: $15
  • Non-student: $25

11/4 - 11/6 — Camp and Explore Sequioa

Camp and Explore Sequioa

Cost

  • Student: $150
  • Non-student: $200

11/5 — Hollywood Hike

Hollywood Hike

Cost

  • Student: $15
  • Non-student: $25

11/6 — Bungee Jumping

Bungee Jumping

Cost

  • Student: $90
  • Non-student: $120

11/11 — Rock Climbing

Rock Climbing

Cost

  • Student: $15
  • Non-student: $25

11/10 - 11/13 — Camp and Explore Zion

Camp and Explore Zion

Cost

  • Student: $250
  • Non-student: $300

11/11 - 11/13 — Backpacking Big Sur

Backpacking Big Sur

Cost

  • Student: $150
  • Non-student: $175

11/18 - 11/20 — Camp and Explore Death Valley

Camp and Explore Death Valley

Cost

  • Student: $150
  • Non-student: $175

11/18 - 11/20 — Camp and Explore Yosemite

Camp and Explore Yosemite

Cost

  • Student: $185
  • Non-student: $210

11/24 - 11/27 — Camp and Explore Grand Canyon

Camp and Explore Grand Canyon

Cost

  • Student: $250
  • Non-student: $300

11/24 - 11/27 — Camp and Explore Zion

Camp and Explore Zion

Cost

  • Student: $250
  • Non-student: $300

11/24 - 11/27 — Canoe the Colorado River: Black Canyon to Hoover Dam

Canoe the Colorado River: Black Canyon to Hoover Dam

Cost

  • Student: $200
  • Non-student: $250

12/15 - 12/18 — Backpacking Big Sur

Backpacking Big Sur

Cost

  • Student: $150
  • Non-student: $175

12/15 - 12/18 — Canoe the Colorado River: Black Canyon to Hoover Dam

Canoe the Colorado River: Black Canyon to Hoover Dam

Cost

  • Student: $200
  • Non-student: $250

12/15 - 12/18 — Snowshoe Backpacking Yosemite

Snowshoe Backpacking Yosemite

Cost

  • Student: $175
  • Non-student: $200