Orientation Trips

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 is 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. 

Freshman Trips

These trips are for incoming freshman only! Click each section to expand for more details.

Date: August 21, 2019
Location: Point Reyes National Seashore
Cost: $30
Join Peak Adventures for an exciting Freshman Orientation adventure! This day trip to Point Reyes is the perfect way to meet other incoming Sac State students and explore your new coastal backyard.


What to expect:

  • 8:00am - Students will depart from Sac State (van transportation is provided)
  • Drive to trailhead (approx. 2.5hrs)
  • Begin hike - Hike about 3-6 miles depending on groups interest
  • Lunch (bring your own lunch)
  • Hike 3-6 miles back to trailhead
  • Drive back to campus (approx. 2.5)
  • 5:00pm - 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 6-12 miles depending on the group’s interests.

Date: August 24, 2019
Location: D.L. Bliss State Park
Cost: $30
Join Peak Adventures for an exciting Freshman Orientation adventure! This day trip to Tahoe is the perfect way to meet other incoming Sac State students and explore Lake Tahoe!


What to expect:

  • 8:00am - Students will depart from Sac State (van transportation is provided)
  • Drive to trailhead (approx. 2.5hrs)
  • Begin hike - Hike about 3-6 miles depending on groups interest
  • Lunch (bring your own lunch)
  • Hike 3-6 miles back to trailhead
  • Drive back to campus (approx. 2.5)
  • 5:00pm - 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 6-12 miles depending on the group’s interests.

 

Transfer Trips

These trips are for incoming transfer students only! Click each section to expand for more details.

Date: August 20, 2019
Location: D.L. Bliss State Park
Cost: $30
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 Lake Tahoe.


What to expect:

  • 8:00am - Students will depart from Sac State (van transportation is provided)
  • Drive to trailhead (approx. 2.5hrs)
  • Begin hike - Hike about 3-6 miles depending on groups interest
  • Lunch (bring your own lunch)
  • Hike 3-6 miles back to trailhead
  • Drive back to campus (approx. 2.5)
  • 5:00pm - 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 6-12 miles depending on the group’s interests.

Date: August 25, 2019
Location: Point Reyes National Seashore
Cost: $30
Join Peak Adventures for an exciting Transfer Orientation adventure! This day trip to Point Reyes is the perfect way to meet other incoming Sac State students and explore your new coastal backyard.


What to expect:

  • 8:00am - Students will depart from Sac State (van transportation is provided)
  • Drive to trailhead (approx. 2.5hrs)
  • Begin hike - Hike about 3-6 miles depending on groups interest
  • Lunch (bring your own lunch)
  • Hike 3-6 miles back to trailhead
  • Drive back to campus (approx. 2.5)
  • 5:00pm - 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 6-12 miles depending on the group’s interests.

 

How to Register:

Please Note: To register online, create an account, search for "orientation", click the session you want, then pay.