Outdoor Adventures

Upcoming Events

NIU Communiversity Gardens: Fall Prep Workday

Join the NIU Communiversity Gardens and help with the important fall tasks of preparing the beds for winter. We will also be planting cover crops. Monday,...

NIU Communiversity Gardens: Kale Mania!

Stop by and learn from NIU RecWell's Dietetic Interns and meet NIU Communiversity Garden' s Fall Interns to learn about how awesome kale is! Did you know...

Outdoor Adventures: Free! Weekly Wednesday Crate Climbs

Free! Weekly Wednesday Crate Climb at the Student Recreation Center / DeKalb, IL We have an unexpected staffing glitch and unable to offer our Weekly Crate...

Swap Don't Shop

Are you on a budget? Need new clothes? Looking to clean out your closet? This event gives you the opportunity to get clothes FOR FREE! All we ask is that you...

Outdoor Adventures: Day Kayaking on the Rock River

Day Kayaking on the Rock River / Oregon, IL Join us on a 6+ mile paddle on the Rock River starting from Castle Rock to John Deere Park. Picnic lunch,...

Outdoor Adventures: Day Hike at Starved Rock

Day Hike at Starved Rock State Park / Oglesby IL Spend the day hiking through Starved Rock, one of Illinois best known state parks. Explore canyons,...

Outdoor Adventures: Learn How: SUP Yoga Workshop

Learn How: SUP Yoga Workshop at Huntley Middle School / DeKalb, IL Come experience standup paddleboard and practice yoga on the board in the pool. SUP is a...

Outdoor Adventures: Learn How to Belay Workshop

Learn How: Belay Workshop FREE! Join Outdoor Adventures staff for a hands-on lesson on how to safely belay. Learn about rock climbing equipment, how to...

Outdoor Adventures: Learn How to Kayak Workshop

Learn How: Kayak Pool Workshop at Huntley Middle School / DeKalb, IL This workshop will introduce you to basic kayaking skills, blending skill instruction...