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Sequoia National Park Camping

September 29th - October 1st, 2017
San Bernardino Campus: 1200pm Friday - 1000pm Sunday
Pre-Trip Meeting: Tuesday, September 26th at 500pm. Location: TBDIf you like big trees, you'll be climbing all over this trip! Trip Category: Sb Trips, Camping Trips
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Sequoia National Park is home to deep canyons, caverns, mountains and some of the world’s largest trees, giving us plenty to see and explore! Join CSUSB Outdoors on this three day, two night adventure as we explore some of the best this area has to offer. Trip includes transportation, most meals, leaders, and Giant Sequoia sightings!

Itinerary

Day 1: Participants will meet at the SRWC at 1200pm and help leaders pack up the gear. Once the gear is packed up, there will be a short introduction/ice breaker before hitting the road. We will stop for lunch (not provided) and gas as needed. When we arrive at our campsite, Crystal Springs Campground, we will settle in, have dinner and get reading for our journey for the next day. As for the rest of the night, we will play games, and eventually hit the hay.

Day 2: Participants will wake up at 7:00am, have breakfast and pack a lunch for the day. After getting ready for day we will start with a 2 mile hike to Buena Vista Peak. Then we will head over to the Crescent Meadow Loop to Chimney Tree and Tharp’s Log to do another 2 mile hike to climb up a tree. We will stop to have lunch at a picnic area before heading over to Morro rock to enjoy a panoramic view. After Moro Rock take the General Sherman trail off Wolverton Road to see the largest tree on Planet Earth! Finally, we will head back to camp and set up dinner and S’mores for dessert.

Day 3: On our last day we will wake up, have breakfast and pack up camp head to the giant forest, it is a small hike. Then you guys can visit the Lodgepole visitor center, and the giant forest museum.  We will stop along the way to have dinner (not provided).

How To Register

San Bernardino Campus

Registration for trips and programs takes place in person at the CSUSB Student Recreation and Wellness Center membership desk during regular operating hours. Full payment (cash, check, Visa or MasterCard) is due at time of reservation. For more information give us a call at 537-CAMP. Some programs do not require registration, are open to nonmembers and youth. See program description for details.

Palm Desert Campus

Registration for trips and programs takes place in person at the CSUSB Palm Desert Campus Administrative Offices (RG203) during regular operating hours. Call 909-537-2348 for the campus phone outside RG203 to check availability and to complete registration information. After completing registration you will make full payment by cash, check or debit card (no credit cards) to the Administrative Office. Some programs do not require registration, are open to nonmembers and youth. See program description for details.

*Price includes optional one month SRWC membership.  Please see membership services.

 

Sign Up Deadline: Tuesday, September 26th at 500pm
Open to Ages: 18+ or CSUSB Student || Activity Level: Level 3 - Moderate, up to 4-6 hours of activity per day
Student and SRWC Member: $125 | Faculty, Staff and Alumni: $155* | Affiliate: $170* | Community Member: $250