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Odyssey WV

ODYSSEY
WV

Odyssey WV starts at the Outdoor Education Center. Students will experience the challenge course and also have the opportunity to travel the state of West Virginia, go rock climbing, and whitewater rafting.

This trip is $95 or less

Odyssey WV Details

  • Cost $95. The university is subsidizing all trips
  • Student who are Pell Grant eligible will pay $0
  • 1 additional First Year Seminar credit
  • Fall academic requirements: 2 reflection papers and 1 adventure activity
  • Trip size - 19 - 22 students
  • All Odyssey trips are 6 days long
  • No prior experience necessary
  • Visit our FAQ page for more info

2018 Program Dates & Capacity

Program
Dates Capacity Notes
Odyssey 16 A Saturday, June 2 – Thursday, June 7 
19 Forensic and Investigative Science (FIS) Students Only
Odyssey 17 C
Saturday, June 9 – Thursday, June 14  
19
Odyssey 18 A 
Saturday, June 16 – Thursday, June 21  
19 First-Year Pathway Students Only
Odyssey 19 C
Saturday, June 23 – Thursday, June 28  
19
Odyssey 20 A
Saturday, June 30 – Thursday, July 5   
19
Odyssey 21 & 22 C 
Saturday, July 7 – Thursday, July 12
22

Odyssey 23 A         
Saturday, July 14 – Thursday, July 19 
22 First-Year Pathway Students Only
Odyssey 24 B Saturday, July 14 – Thursday, July 19  
19

Odyssey 25 & 26 C Saturday, July 21 – Thursday, July 26 
22

Odyssey 27 A Saturday, July 28 – Thursday, August 2 
22 Honors College Students Only
Odyssey 28 B Saturday, July 28 – Thursday, August 2 
19
Odyssey 29 C Monday, August 6 – Saturday, August 11 
22 Early Move-In Trip 
Odyssey 30 D Monday, August 6 – Saturday, August 11   
19 Early Move-In Trip 

2018 Program Itinerary (A/C)

Date Activity
Accommodations
Day 1 - Saturday 1:00 p.m. check-in, move into accommodations, low challenge course elements
OEC Yurts – Adventure Basecamp
Day 2 - Sunday 
Odyssey challenge course elements followed by Coopers Rock tour and hike

*Early Move-In - Odyssey and Alpine Tower
OEC Yurts – Adventure Basecamp
Day 3 - Monday 
Alpine Tower and Giant Swing followed by travel to Seneca Rocks 

*Early Move-In Coopers Rock hike/travel
Camp at Seneca Shadows
Day 4 - Tuesday Nelson's Rocks rock climbing followed by Seneca Rocks Visitors Center and Overlook          
Camp at Seneca Shadows
Day 5 - Wednesday Travel to Ohiopyle State Park and whitewater raft the Lower Yough Camp at Confluence
Day 6 - Thursday Check-out at WVU Outdoor Ed Center 

2018 Program Itinerary (B/D)

Date Activity
Accommodations
Day 1 - Saturday 1:00 p.m. check-in, move into accommodations, low challenge course elements
OEC Yurts – Adventure Basecamp
Day 2 - Sunday 
Alpine Tower & Giant Swing followed by Coopers Rock tour and hike 

*Early Move-In - Alpine Tower and Odyssey
OEC Yurts – Adventure Basecamp
Day 3 - Monday 
Odyssey challenge course elements followed by travel to Ohiopyle State Park 

*Early Move-In Coopers Rock hike/travel
Camp at Confluence 
Day 4 - Tuesday Whitewater raft the Lower Yough followed by travel to Seneca Rocks Camp at Seneca Shadows 
Day 5 - Wednesday Nelson's Rocks rock climbing followed by Seneca Rocks Visitors Center and Overlook          
Camp at Seneca Shadows 
Day 6 - Thursday Check-out at WVU Outdoor Ed Center 

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