OUTDOOR ADVENTURE TRIPS
         
Wilderness First Aid Fees: $175$/195  Date(s):  1/17 - 1/18 Registration Deadline: 01/15/15 Register Mon, 12/1
  Instructor: Doug Tully will emphasize common outdoor situations and conduct numerous practical senarios for students to practice their new first aid skills. Certifying body: American Safety and Health (ASHI) Boy Scout approved course for wilderness first aid Course description: 16 hour course that involves lecture as well as simulations that cover environmental, biological and medical emergencies encountered in wilderness settings. Any questions, please contact Doug Tully dtully@uci.edu
         
Ortega Falls Rock Climbing Fees: $30/$40  Date(s):  1/24 Registration Deadline: 01/22/15 Register Mon, 12/1
  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!
         
Snowshoeing Fees: $30/$40  Date(s):  2/14 Registration Deadline: 02/12/15 Register Mon, 12/1
  Want to breathe the cool mountain air and get a fun workout at the same time? Then you won't want to miss out on this day of snowshoeing! It is super easy and so much fun! Tell a friend and sign up for a fun New Year's adventure!
         
Snowshoeing Fees: $30/$40  Date(s):  2/15 Registration Deadline: 02/12/15 Register Mon, 12/1
  Want to breathe the cool mountain air and get a fun workout at the same time? Then you won't want to miss out on this day of snowshoeing! It's a great hike in the snow. It is super easy and so much fun! Tell a friend and sign up for a fun New Year's adventure!
         
Joshua Tree Urban Adventure Fees: $40$/55  Date(s):  2/21 Registration Deadline: 02/20/15 Register Mon, 12/1
  Another urban adventure so don't wait! Jump on board and be part of the adventure. This time to Joshua Tree National Park for some hiking, fun rock hopping and great photograph opportunities! We will also stop at Cabazon factory outlets for shopping and dinner before we head back to campus. Transportation is provided.
         
Echo Cliffs Climbing Fees: $30/$40  Date(s):  3/1 Registration Deadline: 02/26/15 Register Mon, 12/1
  Echo Cliffs is a fantastic climbing spot in the hills above Malibu. The winter temps will make it green and fabulous! It's also one of my favorite hikes to the climbing in southern Cal. Lots of routes and something for all levels of climbers. Get your friends and let's all go climbing!
         
Catalina Spring Break and Service Project Fees: $345/$370  Date(s):  3/22 - 3/27 Registration Deadline: 02/27/15 Register Mon, 12/1
  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!
SCUBA - Open Water Certification Fees: $200 - $225   Call 824-3738
  Saturday 10/18 - 12/6 10am - 11:50am Sea Stallions Scuba Center  
  Saturday 1/24 - 3/14 10am - 11:50am Sea Stallions Scuba Center  
  Saturday 2/21 - 4/11 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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