Outdoor Adventures

Outdoor Adventures

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For over 30 years, Outdoor Adventures (OA) has been providing outdoor experiences to the NIU community which includes students, faculty, staff and the general public.

We provide a year-round program of scheduled trips and events, rental center, and available by request for services including custom trips and team building events. 

Upcoming Events

geocaching workshop

Go on a modern-day treasure hunt when you join us for this geocache clinic. Learn some basic land navigation skills such as how to use a compass and practice...

6/19, 9 AM
lagoon rentals

*6/17/21 update, the previously scheduled 6/26 date has been canceled due to staff availability* Get out and paddle with Outdoor Adventures with our...

6/19, 1 PM
female yogi on standup paddleboard

Gain experience and learn stand-up paddleboard (SUP) and practice yoga while floating on the board in the pool. SUP is a fun activity that can challenge your...

6/22, 7 PM
lagoon rentals

We're offering on-site, hourly rentals at the East Lagoon on Wednesdays throughout the summer. It's an easy process — just sign up for a rental time starting...

6/23, 4 PM
lagoon rentals

We're offering on-site, hourly rentals at the East Lagoon on Wednesdays throughout the summer. It's an easy process — just sign up for a rental time starting...

6/30, 4 PM

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