Summer 2017 Outdoor Adventure Trips

NOTE: Registration for all trips will open on UIS Connection promptly at 9 a.m. on Monday, June 5. Visit the UIS Connection page below to register. 

UIS Connection

 

Camp, Hike and Zip-line in Iowa – Monday, June 26, 2017 – Tuesday, June 27, 2017: This trip includes visiting the Field of Dreams movie site in rural Iowa, hiking along the Mississippi River bluffs in Dubuque, Iowa, camping, and two hours of zip-lining. Cost includes transportation, zip-line registration, and all camping equipment. Participant is responsible for food.

Registration opens: Monday, June 5 at 9 a.m.

  • UIS Student* = $40
  • Rec Member = $60

Hike in Central Illinois – Friday, July 14, 2017: Visit Starved Rock and Matthiessen state parks, hiking several miles. Cost includes transportation. Participant is responsible for food, as we will be having a picnic lunch.

Registration opens: Monday, June 5 at 9 a.m.

  • UIS Student* = $5
  • Rec Member = $10

Canoe/Kayak on Sugar Creek – Thursday, July 20, 2017:  Enjoy the scenery of Sugar Creek just south of Springfield while canoeing/kayaking for the day. Cost includes lunch.

Registration opens: Monday, June 5 at 9 a.m.

  • UIS Student* = $5
  • Rec Member = $10

 

*A UIS Student is defined as a currently enrolled student being assessed the Rec Center portion of the General Fee. If you are not a student during the summer, you must have been a student in Spring 2017 and will also be a student in Fall 2017. You also must have current health insurance.

If you have any questions concerning Outdoor Adventures trips please contact the office of Campus Recreation at 217-206-7103.