Get to know the OA team and fellow freshmen as we head to Dauphin Island for a day of sun, sand, and fun on the beach. We’ll bring some food and start your college career of on the right track; outside and unplugged!
Help hundreds of coastal residents clean up the local waterways from trash and debris. Over the past 28 years, Coastal Cleanup has removed over 1.5 million pounds of trash from our waterways. Lets do our part to keep our waterways clean!
Johnson Beach is a protected peninsula with over five miles of undeveloped beach. We’ll paddle five miles to the very end of the beach where we’ll set up camp, relax and enjoy some snorkeling at the nearby Perdido Pass.
Join us as we paddle Westward to a secluded beach on Dauphin Island where we can enjoy how bright the moon is away from the city lights. There’s no better way to soak in the warm, salty air and take advantage our world-renowned Gulf Coast.
Make the most of your fall break by getting some white water and hiking action! We’ll head up to Tennessee to raft the Nantahala and the Ocoee Rivers - some of the best rafting in the Southeast! No whitewater experience? No problem! This trip is great for beginners.
Sipsey Wilderness Area offers some of the best backpacking in the state. Come and hike through beautiful bluffs, streams, and creeks as we enjoy the wilderness of Northwest Alabama.
Join us for our full moon paddle in the Mobile-Tensaw Delta. We’ll start in the Apalachee River and head towards Whiskey Ditch, enjoying the full moon and a variety of animals and plants along the way.
Experience the thrill and challenge of climbing at Cherokee Rock Village in North Alabama. We bring the guides and equipment - you bring the send train! Cherokee Rock is great for climbers of all different skill levels.
Come and watch the full moon as we hike through local trails and enjoy s’mores by the campfire.
Come and experience some snow time in Banner Elk, North Carolina. Home to two different ski resorts, this small mountain town is just what any Southeastern skier dreams of when the snow rolls in. From easy slopes to black diamond, the resorts have what you are looking for. First time skiing? No worries, lessons are available on the slopes.