Women in Nature Red River Gorge Backpacking

Saturday, October 14, 2017 to Sunday, October 15, 2017
Red River Gorge, KY
Future Students
Current Students

Escape to one of the most extraordinary places in the Midwest-- Red River Gorge, Kentucky--during one of the most picturesque times of the year.  We will explore the backcountry of Daniel Boone National Forest, an area featuring arches, amazing views and fall foliage. This all-female trip  provides participants with the opportunity to meet friends and enjoy the backcountry of Red River Gorge.

Cost: $100

Cost Includes: ORC trip leaders, all backpacking equipment, meals on location, all permits, camping fees, and transportation from WSU in 12 passenger van.

Registration: Up to 8 women. Preregistration required by Monday, October 9. Registration takes place in the Outdoor Resource Center, 037 Student Union.

Activity Level: Beginner - Advanced must be able to hike independently on moderate- strenuous trail while carrying up to a 40 lb backpack.


For information, contact
Erin Sherrets
Graduate Assistant