The experience below is only an example. Trips are subject to change based on weather, local conditions and other circumstances.
7-11:30 a.m. Move into your residence hall. Breakfast and lunch on your own.
12:15 p.m. In a duffel bag, bring your equipment from the packing list to a storage area.
12:30 p.m. Meet with the associate dean, the director of Outdoor Education & Leadership, and BuckWild student trip leaders in the Weis Center.
1:30 p.m. Family goodbyes.
1:45 p.m. Report to the Academic Quad to meet with your BuckWild student trip leaders.
2 p.m. Families meet with the president, provost and dean of students in the Weis Center.
2:30 p.m. Families depart campus or attend a social hour in the Weis Center lobby until 3:30 p.m.
Wake up, pack up equipment and depart campus! Hike 6-10 miles. Set up camp. Enjoy fun daily activities prepared by BuckWild student trip leaders.
Wake up, break down camp and hike up to 10 miles to trailhead. Transition to campground near Raystown Lake. Enjoy fun daily activities prepared by BuckWild student trip leaders.
Wake up, transfer to a nearby rock-climbing site. Spend the day climbing before returning to camp for an evening of fun activities prepared by BuckWild student trip leaders.
Wake up, break down camp, enjoy morning activities before departing for campus. Unpack from trip. Meet with your BuckWild leaders and enjoy a celebratory dinner with all BuckWild participants. Go back to your residence hall to shower and sleep.
Breakfast at 8:15 a.m. in Larison Dining Hall. Your BuckWild trip leaders will talk about the New Student Orientation schedule, and you'll watch a slideshow displaying each of the BuckWild trip experiences. New Student Orientation begins a little before lunch.