Upcoming Outdoor Programs Events

Saturday, January 12
Saturday, February 16
Tuesday, March 19

Pierce County Children's Water Festival

Day: March 19 Time: All Day Location: Multiple Campus Locations

The Children's Water Festival is an annual event that brings nearly 700 Pierce County fifth-graders to the University of Puget Sound campus for a day of learning about water quality and conservation. Students will visit various stations around campus as they learn from technical experts and educators on a range of water-related topics.

Coordinated by the Pierce Conservation…

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Saturday, April 27

City of Tacoma Annual Bike Swap

Day: April 27 Time: 10 a.m.–2 p.m. Location: Thompson Hall, Parking Lot (Lot 4)

The Tacoma Bike Swap is the largest bicycle-related event in the South Sound region. Community members will gather to buy, sell, and trade new and used bicycles, along with accessories like helmets, bells, and trailers. Local businesses, nonprofit organizations, and bicycling experts will be on hand to answer questions about bike equipment, maintenance, routes, and safety.…

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Monday, May 27

Wilderness First Aid Course

Day: May 27 Time: All Day Location: Expeditionary

This Wilderness First Aid (WFA) course, May 27–29, 2019, is designed for outdoor enthusiasts. You will learn how to administer the basic level of care necessary for many first time leaders. This is the minimum level of first aid necessary for all Passages and Puget Sound Outdoors (PSO) Leaders who are leading overnight canoe, kayaking, and backpacking trips.

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December 10 - June 1 Ongoing Events

Winter Break Equipment Rental

Days: December 10-13 Time: 3 p.m.–5 p.m. Location: Expeditionary, 1408 N. Alder Street

Take snowshoes home for break! The Expeditionary will rent out equipment for Winter Break for the price of two weekend rentals. We have snowshoes, cross country ski packages, and more. Discounted ski tickets for Crystal and the Summit areas will be available in January.

The Expeditionary is open Monday–Thursday of finals week from 3–5 p.m.

For more information, contact The Expeditionary at expy@pugetsound.edu or 253.879.3403.

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