Ozark Canoe and Climb

Looking for a spring break you’ll remember? Come join us on an adventure to the Ozarks fit for anyone looking for a fun week. We will spend five days rock climbing at Horseshoe Canyon and canoeing the Buffalo River in the beautiful Northern Arkansas Ozark Mountains. Horseshoe canyon in home to over 300 bolted sport climbing routes with a wide variety of techniques and challenges. The easily accessed sandstone cliff sides are one of the best climbing destinations around. When you’ve had enough rock and chalk make a splash in the cooling waters of the Buffalo River, Americas first National River! Take in the view of one of Arkansas most scenic rivers with woodlands, wildlife, and waterfalls. If this sounds like the Spring Break you’ve been waiting for then sign up today!

 

 

Trip Registration Info

Trip Date:
March 9 - 15

Early Registration Deadline:
February 20

Early Trip Cost:
$350

Late Registration Deadline:
February 27

Late Trip Cost:
$395

Pre-Trip Meeting : February 28

Trip Specifics

Location:
Ozark Mountains

Activity:
Canoeing and Rock Climbing

Learning Goals:
Canoeing basics such as paddle strokes and teamwork, some river ecology, aspects of Leave No Trace environmental ethics. Rock climbing equipment function and proper uses, belaying techniques and climbing movement skill development.

Prior Experience:
None

Physical/Mental Challenge:
Moderate. Some climbing routes may be challenging, but there is adequate variety to serve all adventurers.

Included with Trip Registration

  • Transportation
  • Meals while in the field

What Will You Need?

All regular items from the OPC day trip pack list

  • Water Shoes
  • Water Bottle
  • Small Backpack