Outdoor Adventures Trip Descriptions

Summer 2016 Outdoor Adventure Trips*

 

Canoe/Kayak on Sugar Creek – Thursday, June 16, 2016: Enjoy exploring this waterway just south of Lake Springfield, where wildlife is abundant. Lunch is included on this trip.

Registration opens: Thursday, May 19 at 9 a.m.
Registration closes: Thursday, June 16 at 10:00 a.m.

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

Kayak/Canoe in on Lake Sanchris – Friday, June 24, 2016: Enjoy a leisurely paddle on this scenic lake.  Lunch is included.

Registration opens: Thursday, May 19 at 9 a.m.
Registration closes: Friday, June 24 at 10:00 a.m.

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

Alpine Slide, Hiking and Caving in Northern Illinois – Monday, June 27, 2016 – Tuesday, June 28, 2016:  Enjoy hiking through Palisades Park, zip down an alpine slide and explore the caves at Maquoketa Cave State Park.

Registration opens: Thursday, May 19 at 9 a.m.

Registration closes: Saturday, June 25 at 2:00p.m.

  • UIS Student* = $20
  • Rec Member = $40

Hiking at Starved Rock State Parks – Friday, July 8, 2016: Enjoy hiking at this scenic central Illinois state park on this day trip.

Registration opens: Thursday, May 19 at 9 a.m.
Registration closes: Friday, July 8 at 8:30 a.m.

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

*Students are eligible for summer trip if they are taking on-campus summer classes or if they were student during the Spring 2016 semester and are registered for the Fall 2016 semester.

*A UIS Student is defined as a currently enrolled student being assessed the Rec Center portion of the General Fee.

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