Outdoor Recreation

Adventure Trips

two students paddleboarding near mangroves

A variety of trips are offered throughout the year ranging from a two-hour sunset sail to a week-long spring break adventure. Campus Recreations’ highly trained and experienced Trip Leaders will guide you through adventures like sailing in the gulf, fishing in Tampa Bay, bioluminescence paddling, and much more.

All details are handled by Campus Recreation. No experience is required for any of the Adventure trips and all necessary gear and instructions will be provided (unless otherwise noted in pre-trip communications). 

Upcoming Adventure Trips

  • Current USF student, faculty or staff: Sign in using your NetID and password.
  • Non-Campus Rec Members: Contact the Outdoor Adventures Coordinator, Hailee Rech

What do I need to bring?

Unless specifically outlined in pre-trip communications, Campus Recreation will provide all trip specific gear. You will need to bring personal items such as clothes and toiletries. Campus Recreation will guide you through all pre trip preparations, including packing, and ensure you are given all information needed to have an enjoyable Adventure Trip.

How are we getting there?

Campus Recreation will book all necessary travel arrangements, unless otherwise noted. All trip details will specify if travel is included in the price or is an additional cost outside of the price paid to Campus Recreation. Travel arrangements will range depending on the length and type of trip.

How do I register?

All current USF students, faculty, staff and USF St. Petersburg Campus Recreation members can register in person at The Edge or Fitness Center and online via Campus Recreation online store.

If you are a current USF student, faculty or staff please sign in using your NetID and password. If have a current USF St. Petersburg Campus Recreation membership, you will need to create an account that must be linked to your existing membership in order to get accurate pricing. Once you create an account, contact Benjamin Pazian for your account to be linked.

If you do not have a membership with USF St. Petersburg Campus Recreation and have never been into the facility before, please contact Dan Marshall before creating an account and purchasing the trip. Price adjustments are made once your account is linked and an item is added to your cart.

Questions about registering? Contact Hailee Rech.

Custom Trips

Want to have your next meeting on a sailboat in Tampa Bay? Does your student organization want to go on a camping trip? Campus Recreation is here to help you! Contact Hailee Rech to create your personalized Adventure Trip today!

Trip Consulting

Want to go on a trip with some friends but need a little help figuring out the logistics? Our trip leaders have been nearly everywhere and have done nearly everything. Whether it’s back-country skiing in the Rockies or diving in Thailand we’ve got you covered. Just shoot us an email and we will get you in touch with one of our experts.