First-year students: Kayak the Apostle Islands
Tuesday, July 14, 2009
Raspberries, one of many wild flora found on the Apostle Islands. Photo courtesy of Ivan Bartha.
Get a head start on college life by joining a Freshman Wilderness Orientation kayaking trip to the Apostle Islands in Lake Superior.
Incoming students are encouraged to register for a five-day trip to the windswept archipelago of 21 islands on Wisconsin's north coast.
Explore sea caves and sand beaches while you make friends and learn more about St. Cloud State University.
The cost is $225. Students need only provide personal clothing. A clothing list is available upon registering.
Trip dates: Aug. 18-22
Registration deadline: Aug. 6
Trip dates: Sept. 3-7
Registration deadline: Aug. 25
Freshman Wilderness Orientation is managed by Outdoor Endeavors, St. Cloud State's experts for outfitting, outdoor education and experiential learning.
For more information, or to register, contact Ivan Bartha at 320-308-6691.
To learn more . . .
- Explore Outdoor Endeavors' Facebook page
- View a National Park Service map of the Apostle Islands (PDF)
- Browse the summer issue of The River (PDF)
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