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White Water Rafting Trip

This event has been canceled.
Saturday, May 2, 9 am to Monday, May 4, 2020, 1 pm
Campus: 
Dayton
Youghiogheny River, Pennsylvania
Audience: 
Future Students
Current Students
Faculty
Staff

End your exam week with an outdoor adventure as we go white water rafting in the beautiful Youghiogheny River! We will be rafting Class III/IV waters with a local guide and sleeping in tents in Ohiopyle State Park. The interesting and one of a kind ecosystems will leave you in wonder as we explore challenging but inviting rapids for new and experienced rafters.

Cost: $215

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

Activity Level: Beginner-Advanced Rafters. Must have strong swimming skills.

Registration: Up to 10 participants Registration required by Monday, April 13 or when full. Click here to register 

Itinerary:

Day 1- Saturday, May 2: Meet at WSU and get ready to head out to Ohiopyle to hike, eat yummy food around a campfire, and camp for the night

Day 2- Sunday, May 3: Make breakfast. Meet with the guide to head down the rapids for the day and arrive back at camp between 4-6 pm

Day 3- Monday, May 4: Cook breakfast, pack up camp. Drive four hours stopping for lunch on the way. Arrive at WSU by 1:00 pm

For information, contact
Erin Sherrets
Outdoor Recreation Program Manager
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