Exclusive trips for new incoming Sac State students! We've partnered with Sac State Orientation to provide students a way to get outside and make new friends! Each trip is only open to new students and designed to ease the transition to Sac State by creating a sense of community while enjoying the outdoors. No prior experience in the outdoors is needed to participate. 

 

Lake Tahoe Trip

Date: Saturday, January 18th (7:00am - 6:00pm)
Location: Lake Tahoe
Cost: $35

Join Peak Adventures for an exciting Transfer Orientation adventure! This day trip to Lake Tahoe is the perfect way to meet other incoming Sac State students and explore your new backyard. This trip will be focused on enjoying the lake, making new friends, and hanging out. This trip includes transportation from campus, trip leaders, and snowshoes (if needed).

What to expect:

  • 7:00am - Students will depart from Sac State (van transportation is provided)
  • Drive to Lake Tahoe (approx. 2.5hrs)
  • Explore - We will walk about 1-4 miles depending on groups interest
  • Lunch (bring your own lunch)
  • Drive back to campus (approx. 2.5)
  • 6:00pm - Arrive back at campus - Return time may vary depending on weather, traffic, and things outside of our control
  • Please note: Total trip mileage will be 1-4 miles depending on the group’s interests.

 

Tahoe Snow Hike

Date: Saturday, February 1st (7:00am - 6:00pm)
Location: Tahoe National Forest
Cost: $35

Join Peak Adventures for an exciting Transfer Orientation adventure! This day trip to Tahoe National Forest is the perfect way to meet other incoming Sac State students and explore your new backyard. This trip will be focused on hiking and playing in the snow, with the option of using snowshoes. This trip includes transportation from campus, trip leaders, and snowshoes (if needed).

What to expect:

  • 7:00am - Students will depart from Sac State (van transportation is provided)
  • Drive to trailhead (approx. 2.5hrs)
  • Begin hike - Hike about 3-8 miles depending on groups interest
  • Lunch (bring your own lunch)
  • Hike 3-6 miles back to trailhead
  • Drive back to campus (approx. 2.5)
  • 6:00pm - Arrive back at campus - Return time may vary depending on weather, traffic, and things outside of our control
  • Please note: Total trip mileage will be 3-8 miles depending on the group’s interests.

How to Register:

Please Note: To register online, "redeem" account using your . csus email, search for "orientation", click the session you want, then pay.