OP Trips

To register, stop by the OP office on the 1st floor of the Wellbeing Center or register online at deaconrec.wfu.edu.

Whether you’re looking for a casual day hike, time to relax while stand-up paddleboarding, or an exciting evening of rock climbing OP has a trip for you. All our trips are designed for participants of any ability level – they’re beginner friendly yet still offer fun opportunities for experts. And every trip is led by our trained staff of trip leaders who will be there to help you every step of the trail!

We are here to offer participants with quality backcountry experiences that provide fun, educational, and immersive experiences into the wild spaces that surround our campus. So, whether you’re a seasoned veteran or a true beginner, join us for what is sure to be a semester of great adventures like:

  • Day Hikes
  • Backpacking
  • Caving
  • Horseback Riding
  • Mountain Biking
  • River Canoeing
  • Rock Climbing
  • Stand-up Paddleboarding
  • Whitewater Kayaking

If you are a club, department, or professor seeking the opportunity to engage your group in adventure, experiential education, or team building, please visit our Custom Programs page.

OP Trip Policies

OP Trip Philosophy

Trip Registration & Cancellation Policies