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Black Creek Canoe & Camp is an exploration of De Soto National Forest by river in an area known for beautiful landscapes and fantastic sunsets. We never miss an opportunity for late night s'mores on a sandbar or stargazing by the bonfire.
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Join Tulane Outdoor Adventures on a beautiful scenic hike through Homochitto National Forest starting at the Clear Springs campground. Clear Springs has over 20 miles of trails for hiking, and there is a new site around every corner as the area features three different characteristics as you travel east to west: the forest shifts from various pine trees to hardwoods and then a combination of the two based on the topography of the area.
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Brush up on your paddle strokes and safety skills before your next kayak or canoe trip with Outdoor Adventures. This session offers learning opportunities for all skill levels.

Channel your inner Bob Ross and paint the natural beauty of the bayou in watercolors. Paint the alligators, egrets, cypress trees and Spanish moss of Barataria Preserve - or anything else that catches your eye on our hike through the swamp! Paint and canvas included.
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Join TU Rec Outdoor Adventures for our popular beach camping adventure to Grand Isle. We will camp right on the sand, hike along a beautiful gulf shore barrier island, relax on the beach, and try stand-up paddleboarding. Trip cost includes food, transportation, activity fees, equipment, and leadership.
Mandatory Pre-trip Meeting: Wednesday, September 18th @ 5:30pm
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UpTown Climbing in Baton Rouge, Louisiana offers a 90-foot-long bouldering wall, over 60 rope stations, and a dedicated sport lead climbing wall. The perfect route awaits climbers of any experience and ability.
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Join Tulane Outdoor Adventures for a scenic and serene meditation and yoga session on the Pontchartrain Lakefront just 20 minutes from campus. Roll out your yoga mat near the Yacht Club and enjoy the golden hour with peace of mind and body. We will leave Tulane at 4:30pm and return by 9pm. Cost includes transportation, yoga mats, and leadership.
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Once the only form of transportation through Louisiana swampland, canoeing is now a popular form of outdoor recreation. Join Tulane Outdoor Adventures as we give it a whirl on the waters of Bayou St. John. Come prepared to get a little wet and have a lot of fun! Cost includes transportation, equipment, and leadership.

Join Tulane Outdoor Adventures for a relaxing float down the Bogue Chitto River. Drift along the banks, dip your toes in the cool water, and take in the natural beauty of the Gulf South. After a few hours of blissful floating, we will stop for lunch on a sandbar before diving back in to let the calm current carry our worries away. Indulge yourself in this tranquil day under the sun before the back-to-school rush kicks in. Cost includes transportation, food, equipment, and leadership.

No freshman could gain the dreaded "Freshman 15" after backpacking 15 miles through Mississippi forests with Tulane Outdoor Adventures! Backpacking is one of the better ways to get off campus, meet new friends, and relax in nature for the weekend. This trip is offered exclusively to freshmen looking to find fellow outdoors enthusiasts after settling into the first few weeks of school. No prior backpacking experience required. Cost includes transportation, food, equipment, and leadership.