Outdoor Adventure Program

Explore, Discover, and Relax!

The Recreational Sports Department offers an array of wellness activities and weekend excursions throughout the semester to help you escape to the outdoors, learn a new skill, build connections with your peers, and above all, to have fun! Trips are discounted for USF students (make sure to login using your CWID, not your email address).

SAT, 9/16 Muir Woods

USF Students: $15

SAT, 9/23 Starlight Kayak USF Students: $65
SAT, 9/30 Safari USF Students: $70
SAT, 10/7 Winchester Mystery House Spirits Tour USF Students: $30
SAT, 10/14 Top Golf USF Students: $40
SAT, 10/21 Six Flags Fright Fest USF Students: $40
SAT, 10/28 Alcatraz Tour USF Students: $30
SAT, 11/4 Paddleboard Yoga USF Students: $35
SAT, 11/11 Coffee Festival USF Students: $20
SAT, 11/18 Paintball USF Students: $55

Fall 2023 trip registration opens on 8/20 at 9am! Space is limited. NO refunds (Active Net credit allowed for cancellations given in writing more than 72 hours in advance). If you are a student and you see a $250 fee, cancel the transaction and login using your CWID (not your USF email address). 

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Past trips & excursions include:

  • Beach Yoga Retreat
  • Six Flags Discovery Kingdom
  • Half-Day Wilderness Hiking Trips
  • Spikeball Outings
  • SF Giants Games
  • Go Kart Racing
  • Combat Archery Tag
  • Horseback Riding
  • Miniature Golf

Trips and excursions are led by USF student staff. Photo ID required upon check-in at the front lobby of Koret Health & Recreation Center. 

Self-Guided Exploration in Golden Gate Park

There are so many places to discover, explore, and get active in beautiful Golden Gate Park (walking distance to USF Hilltop campus)!

Check out these hidden gems and don't forget to tag us @usfkoret in your adventures!

Golden Gate Park
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The Golden Gate Park Panhandle is approximately three-quarters of a mile in length, stretching from Stanyan to Baker Streets; and situated between Fell and Oak Streets. You can walk, stroll, ride, run, or frolic the path.

Golf Course Golden Gate Park
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This nine-hole, par-3 golf course is certain to provide players with a unique and memorable experience.

Golden Gate Park Polo Field
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The Golden Gate Park Stadium, also known as the Polo Field, the park's largest element, plays host to many different types of events, singular and en masse. Here visitors can jog, watch soccer, or attend major civic events like the annual Outside Lands Music Festival.

Golden Gate Park lakes
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Also known as Golden Gate Park’s ‘Enchanted Forest’ for this secretive grove surrounded by various fauna and views. These three lakes give you a chance for a beautiful stroll through shaded areas you might not have seen before.