Adventure Trips

Students at a TWU Adventure Trip


Monday-Friday 3:00pm-8:00pm

How to Register

All registration for Outdoor Adventure trips and clinics takes place at Fitness and Recreation front desk. Trips and clinics are only open to TWU students. For more info contact Max Atkinson.

Outdoor Adventure Trips

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Trip/EventDate of Trip/EventCost
Kayaking Trip September 15 $30
Botanic Garden Photo Hike September 22 $20
Lake Day Trip September 29 $10
TWU Family Hike October 13 $10
Horseback Riding October 20 $40
Hiking Trip October 27 $15
Caving Trip November 3 $30

Note: Only TWU students can register for Outdoor Adventure trips.

Fall 2018 OAC Trips

Kayaking Trip

  • Date: September 15
  • Time: 7am-6pm
  • Where: Brazos River
  • Cost: $30
  • If you have never been kayaking before this is a great beginner trip for you! We will spend the morning kayaking down the calm Brazos River. Here you will learn navigation as well as basic strokes for kayaking. No prior experience necessary!

Botanic Garden Photo Hike

  • Date: September 22
  • Time: 8am-4pm
  • Where: Forth Worth Botanic Garden
  • Cost: $20
  • This two hour hike will give you the chance to spend time exploring a variety of botanical gardens while learning how to take film photos. A camera and film will be provided, and we will even develop the photos for you! No prior photo experience necessary!

Lake Day Trip

  • Date: September 29
  • Time: 10am-3pm
  • Where: Lake Ray Roberts – Johnson Branch
  • Cost: $10
  • Spend the morning/afternoon lakeside with your friends. We’ll provide activities, snacks, and transportation so that you can cool off for a little while in Lake Ray Roberts.

TWU Bring a Buddy Hike

  • Date: October 13
  • Time: 11am-2pm
  • Where: Clear Creek Natural Heritage Center
  • Cost: $10 for a party of 3
  • Calling all students, faculty, and staff! Bring your family members and/or friends on this hike through some local trails to get the family active together!

Horseback Riding

  • Date: October 20
  • Time: 8am-4pm
  • Where: Pilot Point, TX
  • Cost: $40
  • Take a well-deserved break from studying and travel through the trails of Lake Ray Roberts on a guided horseback tour! You get to immerse yourself in the plants and wildlife of the State Park upon horseback. No experience necessary!

Hiking Trip

  • Date: October 27
  • Time: 8am-4pm
  • Where: Marion Sansom Park
  • Cost: $15
  • You don’t want to miss this beginner to intermediate hike through a local, Fort Worth Park with waterfalls, view of Lake Worth, and some wildlife!

Caving Trip

  • Date: November 3
  • Time: 8am-4pm
  • Where: Inner Space Caverns
  • Cost: $30
  • Come caving in Texas caverns with us! Take a 1 hour and 30 minute guided tour to discover and learn about the history of a naturally formed cavern.

Outdoor Adventure Clinics

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ClinicDate of ClinicEvent Cost
Beginner Kayaking September 5, October 3, & November 7 Free

Note: All Outdoor Adventure clinics are free. Sign up is required at the Fit & Rec front desk.

Fall 2018 OAC Clinics

Beginner Kayaking

  • Dates: September 5, October 3, November 7
  • Time: 7pm-8pm
  • Where: Pioneer Hall
  • Cost: Free
  • If you have never been kayaking or canoeing and would like to sign up for one of our paddling trips, this reoccurring clinic will help you to be more comfortable in the water and learn beforehand what if feels like kayak and canoe!

Outdoor Adventure Events

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ClinicDate of ClinicEvent Cost
Downtown Denton Tours August 28 Free
Outdoor Adventure Coffee Stop August 30 Free

Fall 2018 OAC Events

Downtown Denton Tours Transportation

  • When: August 28
  • Time: 5pm
  • Where: Fit & Rec
  • Cost: Free
  • If you would like to walk or bike with a group to the square for the Downtown Denton event sign up at fit & rec to join in!

Outdoor Adventure Coffee Stop

  • When: August 30
  • Time: 7:30am-9:30am
  • Where: Front of Fit & Rec
  • Cost: Free
  • No registration is necessary for this event! Meet us outside of the Fitness and Recreation Center to have coffee with our trip leaders before class! Here you will have the chance learn about our Outdoor Adventure trips, events, and clinics!

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