Outdoor Adventures

BackpackingThanksgiving Break Backpacking

Spend fall break hiking through the ancient mountains of Appalachia.  This experience is sure to make you feel thankful!   With a variety of options of hiking and camping areas in the park, we want your feedback to help plan the trip with options for stops on the drive to and from Tennessee to visit caves and other natural areas. 

Date(s) and time(s):7:30 a.m. Wednesday, November 21 –Sunday, November 25 at 9:00 p.m.

Early registration cost and deadline:  NIU Affiliate $175 / Non-NIU $225 by November 2Regular registration cost and deadline: NIU Affiliate $225 / Non-NIU $275 by November 16

Planning meeting: Monday, October 15 at 6:00 p.m. 
Pre-trip meeting: Monday, November 12 at 9:00 p.m.

NIU Register Here
Non-NIU Affiliate Register Here