OUTDOOR ADVENTURE TRIPS
Catalina Spring Break & Service Project Fees: $345/$370  Date:  Sun 3/26 - Fri 3/31 Registration Deadline: Th 3/23 Register NOW
  Bring a friend and sign up for best adventure of the year! We will ferry over to Catalina Island and be hosted for 6 wonderful days. We will have the opportunity to snorkel, kayak, hike, swim and even snorkel at night in the amazing coves around Catalina Island. We will also be learning about and helping our hosts preserve the natual grounds of this fragile ecosystem by learning to compost, repair trails, remove invasive plants and many other useful projects. Our meals will be provided by the camp's food service and we will be staying in cabins just a few feet from the ocean. This is the best deal you'll find for Catalina! It's a perfect way t ospend Spring Break isalnd style!
Ortega Falls Rock Climbing Fees: $35/$45  Date:  Sat, 4/8 Registration Deadline: Fri 4/7 Register Now
  This is a great rock climbing spot close to campus. We can spend the day on the rock and have you back to campus for the evening. No experience needed. It's a great spot to climb! The pre-trip meeting will be held on 4/6/16 at 7:30pm in the ARC Conference Room. We will carpool to the trailhead. Participants are responsible for their own food.
Malibu Urban Adventure Fees: $55/$65  Date:  Sat, 4/15 Registration Deadline: Fri 4/14 Register Now
  Another urban adventure so don't wait! Jump on board and be part of the fun. This time to the coastline of LA and Malibu. We will hike the beautiful Malibu hills, tour the Getty Villa and get crazy with the locals in Venice. Bring your walking shoes and make sure your camera is charged because there's lots to see on this Urban Adventure! Transportation is provided.The pre-trip meeting will be held on 4/13/16 at 7:30pm in the ARC Conference Room.
Outdoor Photography Workshop Fees: $30/$45  Date:  Th, 4/20 (7-9pm) Location: ARC Classroom Register Now
  Do you have a sweet camera and wish you know how to use it more like a professional? Join us for a workshop in outdoor photography where you can learn about the settings and functions that will allow you to get the shots that you've always wanted from your camera. Even if you are using your camera phone and you want to know about post production options to improve the quality of your photos you will be smarter for being part of this workshop.
Outdoor Photography Day Trip Fees: $65/$75  Date:  Sat 4/22 Registration Deadline: Fri 4/21 Register Now
  Anza Borrego State Park is a fantastic location for all sorts of outdoor photography options. The giant iron sculptures, unique rock formations and petroglighs are amazing features of the park. And as a bonus with any luck there should be numberous wild flowers blooming, a striking sunset and gorgeous dark night skies to make the subject of photographs. And no trip to Anza Borrego would be complete without a stop in Julien for the world famous Julien Apple Pie! Transportation is provided. Pre Trip meeting will be 4/19/17 in the ARC conference room at 7:30pm.
Backpack Workshop Fees: $10  Date:  Th, 4/27 (5-7pm) Location: ARC Classroom Register Now
  This unique workshop will be loaded with information on backpacking and travel items. It will focus on gear that you will need, cost- benefit of those items and how best to manage sleep systems, footwear and multiple use items. This is a great workshop for anyone who wants to start backpacking, has questions about backpacking or needs to learn how to be a compact adventure traveler.
Backpack Workshop - Survival Skills Fees: $10/$15  Date:  Th 5/4 (7-9pm) Location: ARC Classroom Register Now
  Malibu Creek State Park, home of Planet of the Apes and MASH is also the home of some great climbing! We will head out for a day on the rocks and a snapshot of nostalgia. Beginners and experienced climbers will have plenty of fun routes to challenge them. On the way home is a sweet stop at Diddy Riese for the best ice cream cookie sandwich you've ever created! You don't want to miss it! The pre-trip meeting will be held on 5/11/16 at 7:30pm in the ARC Conference Room.
Malibu Creek Climbing Fees: $35/$45  Date:  Sat, 5/13 Registration Deadline: Fri 5/12 Register Now
  Malibu Creek State Park, home of Planet of the Apes and MASH is also the home of some great climbing! We will head out for a day on the rocks and a snapshot of nostalgia. Beginners and experienced climbers will have plenty of fun routes to challenge them. On the way home is a sweet stop at Diddy Riese for the best ice cream cookie sandwich you've ever created! You don't want to miss it! The pre-trip meeting will be held on 5/11/16 at 7:30pm in the ARC Conference Room.
LA Urban Adventure Fees: $55/$65  Date:  Sat, 5/20 Registration Deadline: Fri 5/19 Register Now
  We will hike to the iconic Hollywood sign in the beautiful Hollywood hills, explore the walk of fame, visit Griffith Park Observatory for a star party and sample some unique LA eateries. Transportation is provided so bring your walking shoes and your spirit of adventure for an interesting day of outdoorsy LA fun. Be sure to attend our pre trip meeting on 5/18/17 at 7:30pm in the ARC Conference room to get all the details before we go.
 
Information for all Outdoor Adventure Participants: All activities and trips are available for online registration for UCI Students and ARC Members. All other participants may register at Campus Recreation Services (2nd Floor, ARC) or by calling (949) 824-3738.

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