Summer Kayaking Trips

We offer unique adventure trips each semester in Ohio and around the country. All trips are designed to be beginner friendly with a focus on learning new outdoor skills. Trips can range from a few hours to multiple days/nights. Types of trips we have offered in the past include: hiking, skiing/snowboarding, kayaking, backpacking, mountain biking, rock climbing, rafting, rappelling, camping, and more.

Pre-registration IS REQUIRED for all programs.

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Summer Cuyahoga River Kayak Trips

This trip will be held locally on the Cuyahoga River. We will meet at the Student Recreation and Wellness Center (or you can meet us at Kramer Fields - just let us know ahead of time!). From there, we will paddle to Brust Park in Munroe Falls. We will then take the shuttle back to the Student Recreation and Wellness Center. A staff member will be with you on the water for the entire trip. The trip is 4.0 miles long, is beginner friendly and no prior experience is needed. The fee includes transportation, all equipment, and instruction.

  • Date & Time: Saturday, May 28 - Sunday, Aug. 21
    • Saturdays: 10 a.m. - 1 p.m. and 2 - 5 p.m.
    • Sundays: 1 - 4 p.m.
  • Location: Cuyahoga River - meet at the SRWC.
  • Cost: $30
  • Difficulty: Level 1. No experience necessary, mild physical exertion.

Full Moon Float

Here’s your chance to enjoy a beautiful sunset, relax in nature, and let your worries drift into the night as we paddle into the sunset on a peaceful and serene lake right down the road from Kent. Transportation is provided.

  • Date & Time: Fridays, July 29 from 8 - 11 p.m. (weather permitting)
  • Location: Wingfoot Lake State Park Boat Launch Area - meet at the SRWC
  • Cost: $35
  • Difficulty: Level 1. No experience necessary, mild physical exertion.