Women's Trips

Women's Introduction to Rock Climbing (Level 1)

April 13

This course is designed as an introduction to the sport of rock climbing with an emphasis on climbing for enjoyment and health. The course will cover the basic skills needed for technical rock climbing, to include safety considerations, climbing techniques, use of equipment, basic knots, belaying and rappelling.

Program Fee: 
$50 HSU Students, $65 All Others
Program Fee Includes: 
Instruction, all rock climbing equipment and permit fees. Transportation will be by carpool.
Mandatory Pre-trip Meeting: 
Wednesday • April 9 • 6:00 pm Recreation & Wellness Center Lobby
Registration Deadline: 
Tuesday • April 8

Women's Introduction to Surfing

April 19

This course offers students the opportunity to safely learn and enjoy the sport of surfing! Designed for the individual having little or no surfing experience, we will focus on water safety, surf etiquette, ocean awareness, surfboard handling and technique. We will surf where the conditions are best for beginning surfers.

Program Fee: 
$50 HSU Students • $60 All Others
Program Fee Includes: 
Instructors, surfboard, wetsuit, booties, and instructional materials
Mandatory Pre-trip Meeting: 
Thursday • April 17 • 6:00 pm • Recreation & Wellness Center Lobby
Registration Deadline: 
Wednesday • April 16

Women's Intermediate Surfing

May 3

Are you ready to get out of the whitewater and surf real waves? Join us for the continuation of the Introduction to Surfing class with a progression of skills from paddling out to the line-up to negotiating the waves. Surf gear is provided, or you’re welcome to bring your own.

Prerequisite: 
Introduction to Surfing, Introduction to Women’s Surfing, or instructor approval
Program Fee: 
$50 HSU Students • $60 All Others
Program Fee Includes: 
Instructors, surfboard, wetsuit, booties, and instructional materials
Mandatory Pre-trip Meeting: 
Thursday • May 1 • 6:00 pm • Recreation & Wellness Center Lobby
Registration Deadline: 
Wednesday • April 30

Women's Backpacking

May 9 - 11

Join us for a backpacking outing specifically catered to women! This trip is ideal for those looking for a chance to enjoy the peace and serenity of the wilderness with an opportunity to make friends with like-minded ladies. The destination will be discussed at the pre-trip meeting. No previous experience necessary!

Topics Include: 
Gear, clothing, food, packing and backpacking basics
Program Fee: 
$65 HSU Students • $80 All Others
Program Fee Includes: 
Instruction, camping/permit fees, and instructional materials. Transportation will be by carpool.
Mandatory Pre-trip Meeting: 
Tuesday • May 6 • 6:00pm • Recreation & Wellness Center Lobby
Registration Deadline: 
Tuesday • May 6
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