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Schedule of Trips and Events


Upcoming Trips & Events for Spring 2016

Weekly Sunset Hikes

Thursdays | 4 pm – 7 pm
$5 Students / $10 Non-Students
Join our trip leaders and your fellow students for some exercise and beautiful scenery in the Ellensburg area. Hikes range from easy to moderate difficulty levels, just check in at OPR to see where the hike is going. Make sure to bring closed toed shoes, some water, and a snack! Estimated hike time 4 pm – 7 pm.
*Pre-registration is required

Fireside Chat is Back!

Fireside Chat
OPR Patio • FREE
Wednesdays from 5-7 pm
Come enjoy a warm fire and stuff your face with s’mores! This is a great opportunity to learn about upcoming events at OPR, meet new friends, or to simply unwind. See you there!

Weekly Kayak Pool Sessions

Sundays | 7 - 9 pm

Come join us at the CWU pool for weekly kayak pool sessions! Learn how to roll in a kayak and play gutter ball. All experience levels are welcome!
Sessions begin Sunday April 3rd and end June 5th (No session(s) on May 22nd or 29th)

Cost: $5 Students / Non-Students

Lake Ingalls Overnight Trip

April 16th-17th
$70 Students / $80 Non-Students
Beautiful Lake Ingalls in the Wenatchee National Forest is waiting to be explored! Pre-trip meeting at OPR on April 13 at 6pm.
*Pre-registration is required


Wallace Falls Day Hike

Sunday, April 24th | 8 am – 6 pm
$36 Students / $40 Non-Students
Explore the Cascade Mountain range at Scenic Wallace Falls. New and Experienced Hikers are welcome! Pre-trip meeting Wednesday, April 20th at 6pm here at the OPR shop.
*Pre-registration is required


Manastash Lake Overnight

April 30th-May 1st
$65 Students / $75 Non-Students
Overnight Camping trip at Manastash Lake. Pre-Trip meeting at OPR is Wednesday April 27 at 6pm.
*Pre-registration is required


Lake Ann Overnight Backpacking Trip

May 21st-22nd
$84 Students / $100 Non-Students
Come enjoy the Mt. Baker Wilderness backpacking at Lake Ann. Pre-trip meeting at OPR on Wednesday, May 18 at 6pm.
*Pre-registration is required


Snoqualmie Falls day Hike

Saturday, June 4th | 8 am – 5 pm
$25 Students / $35 Non-Students
Destress before finals week with a hike to Snoqualmie Falls. Pre-Trip meeting at OPR is on the Wednesday, June 1 at 6pm.
*Pre-registration is required


Wilderness First Responder

June 18th-22nd
Register before April 15th:
$580 Students / $600 Non-students
Register after April 15th:
$625 Students / $675 Non-students
The WFR course is designed to provide you with the tools to make critical medical and evacuation decisions in remote locations. This course is for people wanting to work or play in the outdoors.
*Pre-registration is required






Got an idea for your own trip?


We are now offering custom trips!

Bring your idea into OPR and our staff will sit down with you to help make your trip a reality. Give us a call at 509-963-3537!