SOP - Trip Highlights
The SOP offers several on-campus trips and activities each week as well as many weekend trips in the surrounding area. These are highlights from our longer break trips across the country.
Canoeing the Rio Grande
The SOP canoes the Lower Canyons, an 84-mile section of the Rio Grande which forms the border between Texas and Mexico.
Winter Mountaineering in Colorado
Over winter break, the SOP leads a group of twelve students on a fifteen-day trip ascending alpine summits and snowshoeing along the Continental Divide in the San Juan Mountains of Colorado.
Backpacking in the Smoky Mountains
Each fall break, The SOP backpacks through the Smoky Mountains of North Carolina and Tennessee.
Sport Climbing at Shelf Road, Colorado
The SOP leads a trip over spring break to Shelf Road, CO, to climb beautiful limestone under the desert sun and blue skies.