OA Hiking & Backpacking
Outdoor Action offers hiking and backpacking opportunities as part of the OA Frosh Trip and Leader Training Programs as well as trip activities during the academic year.
Sourlands + Terhune Orchards: (Saturday, December 3) Hike in Sourlands Mountain Preserve followed by snacks at Terhune
Fall Foliage Day Hike: Mount Tammany in the Delaware Water Gap (pictured right)
Nature & Mindfulness: Join the Office of Religious Life for regular walks in the Institute Woods filled with Mindfulness activities
AHS Alternative Spring Break: Trail Maintenance in Staunton River State Park
- The Backpacker's Field Manual - by OA Director, Rick Curtis, published by Random House
- The OA Guide to Map & Compass - from Chapter 6 of The Backpacker's Field Manual