OUTDOOR ADVENTURE TRIPS
         
Student Trip Leader Training Course Fees: $75/$90  Date(s):  10/8 - 12/10 Registration Deadline: Register Tu, 9/2
  Are you a leader? Do you want to participate in UCI's Outdoor Trips program and teach others about the outdoors? You want to join our new Outdoor Recreation Trip Leader Training Course. Topics will include outdoor leadership, wilderness medicine, group dynamics as well as technical hard skills. This is a fantastic opportunity to get involved at UCI!
         
Ortega Falls Climbing Fees: $30/$40  Date(s):  10/11 Registration Deadline: 10/08/14 Register Tu, 9/2
  What a great project! It's fun and helps protect our National Forests. We will camp, rock climb and work with the Forest Service to help keep Oretga Falls beautiful! This is a great student organization service project!
         
LA Urban Adventure Fees: $40$/55  Date(s):  10/18 Registration Deadline: 10/10/14 Register Tu, 9/2
  We will hike 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.
         
Meditation Hike Fees: $10$/55  Date(s):  11/1 Registration Deadline: 10/29/14 Register Tu, 9/2
  Looking for a way to get outdoors and center yourself? Come with us on a meditative hike. We will overlook the Pacific Ocean and breathe in the fresh air all around us. Then will will find a quiet spot and tune our minds and bodies to a meditative pace where we can with practice learn to harmonize with our surroundings. Jessi Moon, a certified yoga instructor and mindfulness coach will walk you through the session. Tell a friend and share the love!
         
Apple Valley Climbing Fees: $30/$40  Date(s):  11/22 Registration Deadline: 11/19/14 Register Tu, 9/2
  Looking for a new place to climb? Apple Valley has been developing routes! Located in the high desert near Barstow this rock is granite very similar to Joshua Tree. This is a sport climbing area with a pretty short approach so that means it's a good place for beginners to try outdoor rock climbing. Plenty of fun routes for veteran climbers too!
         
New Jack City Climbing Fees: $30/$40  Date(s):  12/13 Registration Deadline: 12/10/14 Register Tu, 9/2
  New Jack City? Never heard of it. Tons of sweet rocks for climbing! It's way cool! Get your friends and let's all go climbing!
SCUBA - Open Water Certification Fees: $200 - $225   Call 824-3738
  Saturday 8/23 - 10/12 10am - 11:50am Sea Stallions Scuba Center  
Description:   SCUBA classes are 7 weeks in length including the orientation, and provide students with an SSI certification. Classes include classroom, pool and ocean dives sessions. All participants will attend a Saturday orientation session for the course they plan to attend. There are 2 pool dives with lessons that require a full day commitment. In addition, ocean dives will take place on Saturdays and Sundays from approximately 7:30am-12:30pm.  Students will need to purchase their own personal equipment, but all other required equipment is included in the class fee.

The orientation will take place at Sea Stallions Dive Shop at 21098 Bake Parkway Suite # 108 in Lake Forest at 10am on the Saturday morning that your class is scheduled to start. You may attend the SCUBA orientation without signing up before hand in order to ask questions and understand how the schedule will run. If you have any questions about the class or orientation prior to the orientation or if you plan to attend before registration, please contact the Outdoor Adventure Coordinator, Doug Tully at 949-824-0388 or dtully@uci.edu so that the session is not inadvertently cancelled. Scuba registration is accepted at the ARC Sales Desk (open Monday - Friday 8am-6pm) in person or over the phone at 949-824-3738.

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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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