OAP Trips, Activities, and Clinics

Spring 2022

All trips are led by certified trip leaders and are offered at student friendly prices. Weekend trips from day to one or two nights at locations within a few hours drive. Trips are open to VCU students and Rec Sports members.

Click the titles below to view full descriptions, trip costs, and to register. Registration closes the day of the trip. 

Please review our Trip Policies and Procedures, and review our Covid-19 Guidelines at the bottom of this page.  

Day and Weekend Trips Spring 2022
Activity     Date(s)Register By
Valentine's Day Weekend: Day Hike 2/12/22 2/8/22
Valentine's Day Weekend: Day Caving 2/13/22 2/8/22
Spring Break: Joshua Tree Climbing Trip 3/5 - 3/13 2/1/22
POC: Day Hike 3/20/22 3/15/22
Richmond Climbing 3/26/22 3/22/22
Backpacking Weekend 3/26/22 3/22/22
Pop Up: April Fool's Rafting 4/1/22 3/29/22
Caving Day Trip 4/3/22 3/29/22
Paddle and Paint 4/3/22 3/29/22
Whitewater Rafting 4/8/22 4/5/22
Richmond Climbing 4/8/22 4/5/22
High Bridge Day Bike 4/9/22 4/5/22
WOMXN : Day Raft Trip 4/10/22 4/5/22
Whitewater Rafting 4/15/22 4/12/22
Backpacking Weekend: Easter Weekend 4/16/22 4/12/22
New River Gorge: Climbing Trip 4/22/21 4/19/22
Sea Kayaking Weekend 4/23/22 4/19/22
Pop Up : Friday Rafting 4/29/22 4/26/22
Virginia's Highest Point: Backpacking Weekend 4/30 - 5/1 3/29/22
Intermediate Whitewater Kayak Skills Weekend 4/30 - 5/1 4/26

Weekly Activities (Recurring) Spring 2022

Registration closes at the time the activity begins.

Activity/DaysStarting DateFinal DateTime
Kayak Whitewater Kayak Tuesdays March 15 May 3 7:00 - 9:00 p.m.
Flatwater Wednesdays March 16 May 4 3:00-6:00 p.m.
Urban Bike Tour Thursdays   March 17 May 5 3:00-6:00 p.m.

Bicycle Maintenance Series Clinics Spring 2022

All clinics are held at the Outing Rental Center. Registration closes at the time the clinic begins. 

Clinic DateTimeDay
Basic Bike Maintenance Jan 26 6:00-8:00 p.m. Wednesday
What's that Noise? Feb 15 6:00-8:00 p.m. Tuesday
Basic Bike Maintenance March 21 6:00-8:00 p.m. Monday
What's that Noise? April 21 6:00-8:00 p.m. Thursday
Custom Trips at Rice Rivers Center 

RecWell's Outdoor Adventure Program is partnering with the VCU Rice Rivers Center to offer custom group trips at the 500-acre facility along the lower James.  With direct access to the James River, a boat launch for canoes to access the tidal creek, and the recent opening of the Inger Rice Lodge that can sleep up to 22 people, the Rice Rivers Center is a perfect location. Contact outdoors@vcu.edu for more information.