Wilderness Trip Itinerary



Sun Aug 9
Students check-in to dorms; 4pm in Olin 249 meet trip leaders (Benham, Mathews, Arenz, Gerald, Smith, Annie, Hannah, Craig), have pizza supper, set up tents & learn more about the trip.

Mon  Aug 10
Leave 5am, drive 14 hours; arrive at Sawbill Outfitters late afternoon and camp in nearby campground

Tue Aug 11
Spend the day at Sawbill; practice basic canoe skills, plant identification, bird walk, journaling lecture; obtain permits, canoes and other rented gear; divide class into three groups for trip

Wed -Mon Aug 12-17
BWCAW trip – each groups travels a different route; return Aug 17 for a hot shower at Sawbill Outfitters; camp in nearby campground

Tue  Aug 18
Return to Lincoln

Wed  Aug 19
9 am – Clean and put up equipment