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Adventure Trips

Vanderbilt Recreation and Wellness Center Adventure Trips

 
Adventure Trip List

Month Dates Day(s) Activity Location Deadline Cost
Dec 15-21 Sat-Fri Skiing or Snowboarding Steamboat Springs, CO 9/28 $931 / $971
Spring Break 3/2-10 Sat-Sun Backpacking - Spring Break Grand Canyon National Park, AZ 11/15 $1185 / $1235
May 18-26 Sat-Sun Backpack, Camp, Hike Redwoods National and State Forest, CA 3/1 $725 / $775
July 6-14 Sat-Sun Backpack, Camp, Hike Great Basin National Park, NV 2/22 $625 / $675

 

Trip Info:

  • Trips are open to all Vanderbilt University Undergraduate and Graduate Students, Faculty, Staff, Medical Staff, & Rec Members.
  • Rec Members pay the first price and non-members pay the second price.
  • Prices include transportation, in-camp food, group and/or specialized equipment, and fees. Personal gear may also be rented from the ORC. The Commodore Card is accepted, as well as credit cards, debit cards, cash or check.
  • Participants must be 18 years or older.
  • Beginners are welcome on all trips unless noted otherwise.

How to Register:

  1. Trips are open to all Vanderbilt University undergraduate, graduate, and professional students, faculty, staff, VUMC employees, and Rec members. To be eligible to register and participate on an Adventure Trip, you must be affiliated with the Vanderbilt community. 
  2. Prices include transportation, in-camp food, group and/or specialized equipment, and fees. Personal gear may also be rented from the Outdoor Recreation Center. The Vanderbilt Commodore card is accepted, as well as credit/debit cards, cash, or check.
  3. To register for a trip, select activity from the right sidebar, and then scroll down to the desired trip. Click to register online or contact Linda Rosenkranz.
  4. Children are not permitted on any trip. Participants must be 18 years of age or older.
  5. Trips are sold on a first-come/first serve basis. 
  6. Prices are advertised as member/non-member.
  7. TRIP AVAILABILITY: If a trip still has space after the registration deadline, it can still be signed-up for until the Pre-Trip Meeting.  The actual trip registration takes place on the  Fusion Outdoor Rec Page . Here you can click on a trip to see how many spots are left. Don’t forget to LOG IN if you are a Vanderbilt person. 
 

 

Trip Refund Policy

If you wish to cancel your adventure trip reservation for any reason, please adhere to the following guidelines:

  1. You must notify Linda Rosenkranz
  2. If you request a cancellation of your reservation more than 30 days in advance, you will be issued a full refund.
  3. If you are requesting a cancellation less than 30 days in advance, you are responsible for finding a replacement participant and will be issued a refund. If necessary, we will assist if there is a waiting list for this trip.
  4. If Linda helps you find a replacement for this trip, an administrative fee will be deducted from your refund amount; please see the table below:

Trip Cost

Administrative Fee

$0 - $50

$5

$51 - $100

$10

$101 - $200

$15

$201 - $400

$20

$401 and above

$50