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Registration is Open for Spring Break in Big Bend National Park

Date:
Monday, February 11th
Cost:
$500
Website:
https://campusrecreation.illinoisstate.edu/adventure/trips/

Event Description

Join us for an epic multi-day exploration of Big Bend National Park in Southwest Texas from March 8 – 16, 2019. We will explore the low deserts that border the Rio Grande River to the high mountains of the Chisos Basin. Big Bend is an oasis that supports a multitude of plant and animal species including the black bear and the mountain lion. You’ll gain backcountry living skills all while hiking, camping, and backpacking through this vast wilderness, including:

• Emory Peak – the tallest peak in the park at 7,825 feet above sea level.
• Langford Hot Springs – a naturally occurring spring excellent for relaxation and stargazing.

Cost $500 for students and includes all meals, transportation, entrance fees, and equipment.

A mandatory pre-trip meeting is from 4-6 p.m. February 26.

Registration closes at 4 p.m. February 26.

Questions? Contact us at Adventure@ilstu.edu.

If you will need special accommodations, please contact the event organizer.

Organizer

Campus Recreation
Phone:
(309) 438-7529
Email:
campusrecreation@illinoisstate.edu
Website:
http://campusrecreation.illinoisstate.edu

Venue

Student Fitness Center and McCormick Hall
347 S. University Street
Normal, IL