Trips

ODL Retreat! 6:00 pm Apr 25 to 6:00 pm Apr 27

ODL Retreat 2012Get ready for a spectacular weekend of great food, great people, and great adventures! We're heading to Idylwild this year for 2 days of hiking, climbing, bouldering, and maybe even some mountain biking! make sure to sign up and reserve your spot; this is the time to chill with your favorite people in one of the most beautiful places in southern California.

Price: $20.00

Available Spaces: 19

The Way 2014: Team 1 Jul 12 to Jul 19

July 12-19, 2014

This is a trip for incoming students only!
473538_10150935929027693_679167110_o"The Way” is a week-long wilderness backpacking and rock climbing experience (no experience required) for freshmen and transfer students. Come develop close relationships, explore towering mountains, serene lakes, creeks, meadows, and glaciers. Challenge yourself at new heights rock climbing; and prepare yourself for the start of your big PLNU journey in a big way in California's best wilderness areas. This one-week spectacular wilderness orientation is for freshmen and transfer students. No experience necessary. Food, outdoor gear, instruction, and transportation to and from PLNU is included.

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How To Sign Up

***Please read all directions/terms carefully before registration***

  1. Print each of the three forms below.
    1. The Way Itinerary: Team 1 (Note: This itinerary is from 2013. The locations are all the same, but the dates are incorrect. Please wait to print once we have updated the 2014 itinerary) - please read carefully and sign at the bottom agreeing that you understand the expected schedule and are able to be here for the dates of the Session you are registered for
    2. Medical Form
    3. Liability Release Form (Parent/Guardian and Student must sign)
  2. Mail in these three forms to Jeff Allen at the address below within one month of your payment.

**Confirmation of final acceptance to the trip will be sent in mid-May, per the acceptance of your payment.  If registration is closed and all spots have been filled, please join the waiting list by emailing your name, and phone number to

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[email protected]  While it is not anticipated that the trip will be canceled, unforseen circumstances always make this a  possibility.  In this unlikely event full trip cost will be refunded, however, we are unable to compensate for any lost fees from airfare.

**Specific dates and times: Please plan to arrive on campus in San Diego between 10:00 AM and 12:00 noon on July 12th.  The Trip will end late in the afternoon of July 19th in San Diego, but do not schedule a flight before 7 p.m. on that day.  Accommodations are provided if flights must be booked for arrival on July 11th or departure on July 20th.  Airport pickups will be available and scheduled closer to the date of the trip. Please do not book any travel arrangements until we confirm your spot on The Way. We will send out a final confirmation of your participation in mid May.

The Way from PLNU on Vimeo.

**Cancellation policy: In the event of cancellation there will be a $100 cancellation fee, within one month of the trip no refunds can be issued. However, if

we are able to fill the open spot we will refund fees at any date minus a $30 cancellation fee.

What to Bring

The Way Packing List
Contact us with any questions about the items on this list.

Commonly Asked Questions

The Way FAQ's

We look forward to speaking with you and answering any other questions that you might have!

jEFF ALLEN
Coordinator of Outdoor Leadership
Email: [email protected] 
Phone: (619) 849-2677
Fax: (619) 849-7025

Mail forms to:

Jeff Allen
3900 Lomaland Dr.
San Diego, CA 92106

 

Price: $285.00

Available Spaces: 3

The Way 2014: Team 2 Jul 26 to Aug 2

July 26-August 2, 2014

This is a trip for incoming students only!
473538_10150935929027693_679167110_o"The Way” is a week-long wilderness backpacking and rock climbing experience (no experience required) for freshmen and transfer students. Come develop close relationships, explore towering mountains, serene lakes, creeks, meadows, and glaciers. Challenge yourself at new heights rock climbing; and prepare yourself for the start of your big PLNU journey in a big way in California's best wilderness areas. This one-week spectacular wilderness orientation is for freshmen and transfer students. No experience necessary. Food, outdoor gear, instruction, and transportation to and from PLNU is included. 

616566_10150935924732693_659561249_o

How To Sign Up

***Please read all directions/terms carefully before registration***

  1. Print each of the three forms below.
    1. The Way Itinerary: Team 1 (Note: This itinerary is from 2013. The locations are all the same, but the dates are incorrect. Please wait to print once we have updated the 2014 itinerary) - please read carefully and sign at the bottom agreeing that you understand the expected schedule and are able to be here for the dates of the Session you are registered for
    2. Medical Form
    3. Liability Release Form (Parent/Guardian and Student must sign)
  2. Mail in these three forms to Jeff Allen at the address below within one month of your payment.

**Confirmation of final acceptance to the trip will be sent in mid May, per the acceptance of your payment.  If registration is closed all spots have been filled, please join the waiting list by emailing your name, and phone number IMG_7454to [email protected]  While it is not anticipated that the trip will be canceled unforseen circumstances may make this a possibility.  In this unlikely event full trip cost will be refunded, however, we are unable to compensate for any lost fees from airfare.

**Specific dates and times: Please plan to arrive on campus in San Diego between 10:00 AM and 12:00 noon on July 26th.  The Trip will end late in the afternoon of August 2nd in San Diego, but do not schedule a flight before 7 p.m. on that day.  Accommodations are provided if flights must be booked for arrival on July 25th or departure on August 3rd.  Airport pickups will be available and scheduled closer to the date of the trip. Please do not book any travel arrangements until we confirm your spot on The Way. We will send out a final confirmation of your participation in mid May.

 

The Way from PLNU on Vimeo.

**Cancellation policy: In the event of cancellation there will be a $100 cancellation fee, within one month of the trip no refunds can be issued. However, if we are able to fill the open spot we will refund fees at any date minus a $30 cancellation fee.

What to Bring

The Way Packing List
Contact us with any questions about the items on this list.

Commonly Asked Questions

The Way FAQ's

We look forward to speaking with you and answering any other questions that you might have!

jeff ALLEN
Coordinator of Outdoor Leadership
Email: [email protected] 
Phone: (619) 849-2677
Fax: (619) 849-7025

Mail forms to:

Jeff Allen
3900 Lomaland Dr.
San Diego, CA 92106

Price: $285.00

Available Spaces: 9