Overall Rating Silver - expired
Overall Score 57.73
Liaison Rochelle Owen
Submission Date Aug. 12, 2011
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Dalhousie University
ER-T2-7: Outdoors Program

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 0.25 / 0.25 Rochelle Owen
Executive Director of Sustainability
Office of Sustainability
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Does the institution have a wilderness or outdoors program that organizes hiking, backpacking, kayaking, or other outings for students and follows Leave No Trace principles?:

A brief description of the program:

Outdoor Adventure Crew. This group at the university organizes events such
as day:

overnight or multiple-night camping trips
canoeing and kayaking
rock climbing
dory rowing
cross country and alpine skiing
Ice skating
ice climbing

Program advertisement: "If you want to get your feet wet, your fingertips sore, or your quads screaming while surrounded by the beauty of majestic trees, dampened earth, snow covered hills, granite rock or babbling brooks, then becoming part of the Outdoor Adventure Crew (OAC) might be for you!"

Members of the OAC get together, brainstorm ideas, and provide input and advice on the type of outdoor recreation programming provided by Dalplex and may be eligible to receive a discount on pricing for outdoor programs, instruction and transportation.

The website URL where information about the program is available:

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