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Red River Gorge Backpacking

Saturday, October 12, 7 am to Sunday, October 13, 2019, 6 pm
Red River Gorge, KY
Future Students
Current Students

Experience backpacking in one of the most picturesque places within driving distance of Ohio — Red River Gorge, Kentucky.  Hike a 12 mile loop over the course of 2 days, spending one night in a campsite.  Explore the backcountry of Daniel Boone National Forest, an area that features arches, stunning vistas, spring flowers, and foliage.  This trip provides participants with the opportunity to meet new people or hang out with your friends in the backcountry

Cost: $100

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

Registration: Up to 10 participants. Register here or 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
Outdoor Recreation Program Manager
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