Banff National Park, Canada
Alpine adventures in the glaciated Canadian Rockies
August 8 – 17
This multi-sport trip explores several national and provincial parks in Alberta and British Columbia, Canada. A focal point for world’s beauty is Banff National Park, Canada’s first and the world’s third national park. Join us to visit one of the most gorgeous places on earth. Backpack four days along jagged peaks and turquoise glacial lakes. We’ll travel by foot, vehicle, bicycle and boat — up and down trails, roads, rivers and lakes. You’ll find abundant wildlife and absolutely stunning scenery. Adventure activities may include backpacking long distances, outdoor camping in cool temperatures, mountain biking, canoeing lakes, whitewater rafting and day hikes. Good physical fitness is required and previous camping experience is preferred.
Informational meeting: Monday, June 16, 6 p.m., room 215 of the Student Recreation Center
Mandatory Pre-trip meeting: Will be determined after registration is closed
Includes round-trip airfare, group transportation, some group foods/equipment, park fees, lodging and arranged group tours.
Payment: $500 non-refundable deposit due by July 3. Balance is due by July 18.
Leader: Carson Tortorige
Upcoming Break Trips – Check back towards the end of the summer for updates on these trips!