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.
Fall Foliage Day Hike: Mount Tammany in the Delaware Water Gap (pictured right)
Sourlands + Terhune Orchards: Hike in Sourlands Mountain Preserve followed by snacks at Terhune
Nature & Mindfulness: Join the Office of Religious Life for regular walks in the Institute Woods filled with Mindfulness activities
- 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