Outdoor Adventure Programs at Kennesaw State University provide access to outdoor pursuits to the KSU community. These programs offer both recreational and educational opportunities for everyone--novice to expert. Outdoor Adventure programs are founded on the principles of experiential learning to develop knowledge, leadership, and community.
Outdoor Adventures Week - September 9-12
September 9 | What's the Scoop?
Outdoor Adventures Open House | 2:00PM-4:00PM
Get the scoop on this year’s Outdoor Adventure programs and grab some ice cream too!
Visit the Outdoor Adventures Suite inside the Student Recreation and Activities Center!
September 10 | Bike Day
Bike Clinic | 10:00AM
Take part in a comprehensive approach to Bicycle Maintenance. Learn how to assemble, maintain and repair your bicycle at the KSU Outdoor Adventures Bike Shop.
Wacky Bike Parade | 1:00PM
Join us for the Wacky Bike Parade! This is a celebratory ride around campus to show the KSU Community that Cycling can be fun as well as a useful way to relieve traffic congestion on and around campus.
September 11 | Climbing Day
Belay Day | 11:00AM-4:00PM
Sign up for a Belay Fundamentals Class offered every hour! No additional cost.
Belay Fundamentals Class is offered to individuals that have little to no experience with belaying or would like to refresh their skills. The class is taught by one of our experienced attendants. During the class a patron can expect to learn the hard and soft skills needed in order to be belay qualifiied at the KSU Climbing Gym. At the close of the class the participating patrons will be evaluated on their belaying skills and be given a written test. Once a patron passes the skillls and knowledge test, they will be allowed to belay at the KSU Climbing Gym while under supervision from an attendant. Once an attendant believes the patron has become proficient in belaying, then they will be taken off of supervision status.
Try Climb | 5:00PM-8:00PM
During these hours additional staff are available to belay for any patron that would like to try the Climbing Tower.
September 12 | Nature Bound Bike Ride
Noon Day Creek Bike Ride | 2:00PM
Join Nature Bound for a 7 mile Bike Ride on the beautiful Noonday Creek Trail. This out and back trail takes you on a scenic stroll along the Noonday Creek.