Fall 2022 SOAR Trips and Outdoor Skill Clinics

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Trip Schedule: SOAR Trips are scheduled adventure experiences connecting PSU students to the great outdoors via outdoor adventure activities. Trips are led and instructed by volunteer PSU students who promote a respect for the environment and a love for the outdoors. Programs can be day and/or overnight(s) involving activities such as rock climbing, paddling, hiking/camping, snowshoeing backcountry skiing and more.

NOTE: SOAR programs are available only to current PSU students, faculty and staffs

Fall 2022 SOAR TRIPS and OUTDOOR SKILL CLINICS –

SOAR Trips and outdoor skill clinics led by the SOAR instructors are open to all students, faculty and staff at no cost. Request more information by sending an email to PSU-SOARprogram@plymouth.edu or give us a call (603)535-2622. Please register for a SOAR trip or clinic as soon as you can, since there are limited spaces for each trip or clinic.

Dates

Trip Descriptions

Difficulty

Friday, Oct 14th 6-9pmRock Climbing 101- Introduction and Instruction for those new to climbing or interested in learning- Meet at Climbing Wall in HHP buildingBeginner- Level 2
Saturday, Oct 22nd, 4:30-6:30pmSunset Hike at West Rattlesnake, overlooking Squam Lake- Meet at OC @ the Hub @ 4:15Beginner- Level 2
Wednesday, Oct 26th, 12-2pmExplore Quincy Bog (Guided Hike and Nature Interpretation)- Enjoy a mid- day break to a local ecological trailBeginner- Level 1
Friday Nov 11th- 6-9pmRock Climbing 101- Introduction and Instruction for those new to climbing or interested in learning- Meet at Climbing Wall in HHP buildingBeginner- Level 2
  • SOAR participants are expected to provide their own adequate clothing, food, and water for the program. SOAR Leaders will contact participants early in the week prior to the program with more details. Transportation and equipment (unless otherwise noted) will be provided by the SOAR program and the Outdoor Center.  

Difficultly Rating:

Level 1       An easy or stationary activity with no skill or experience required.
Level 2       An easy to moderate activity with no skill or experience required, and a limited amount of physical exertion.
Level 3       A moderately difficult activity with extended periods of physical exertion.
Level 4       A difficult activity with a high level of physical exertion. Be prepared to spend a majority of the day outdoors.
Level 5       A challenging activity with continuous physical exertion. Be prepared to spend a full day in the outdoors. Previous experience will be helpful. A pre-trip meeting will likely be required.

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