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Campus Recreation

Ramventure

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Campus Recreation

Student Recreation Center
275 North Campus Dr.
West Chester, PA 19383


Phone: 610-436-1REC
Fax: 610-436-3088

Ramventure

Ramventure is a unique opportunity for incoming New Students to connect with other new students, develop leadership skills, and learn more about what it means to be a Golden Ram all while enjoying the outdoors.

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Summer 2018 Highlights (100% developed connection to WCU, 100% recognized ability to succeed at WCU, 75% strongly recognized personal leadership ability); 'I enjoyed the casual environment where I could meet other students. I'm excited to know that I have great friends I can hang out with and try new things.' - Program Participant; 'I loved how I connected with the girls and how we got to know each other really fast. I loved the trip so much that it is hard just picking one favorite thing. The whole trip was amazing and I loved the rock wall and the ropes course.' - Program Participant; 'Abby and Steve made me feel really comfortable and I liked that they didn't just do everything for us, but helped me learn new things like how to build a fire.'  

Summer 2018 Highlights

100% Developed connection to WCU
100% Recognized ability to succeed at WCU
75% Strongly Recognized personal Leadership Ability

Outdoor Climbing Campout - Duration: 3 days; Destination: Ralph Stover, PA; Dates: July 19th-21st; What's Included: equipment rental, food, challenge course experience, wcu belay certification, climbing technique, camping skills, cooking, applied leadership theory, ramventure swag, FUN!; Total Student Participants: 10; Cost: $25  

Outdoor Climbing Campout

July 19th-21st
$25
Join us for a weekend of climbing fun! Not only will you get to meet fellow incoming new students, but you will learn to belay, basecamp, and develop your climbing technique. No prior experience is required! All gear, food, and transportation is provided!

2019 Climbing Program Participant Guide

Challenge Course Weekend - Duration: 2 days; Destination: West Chester University; Dates: July 13th-14th; What's Included: equipment rental, food, challenge course experience, wcu belay certification, camping skills, cooking, applied leadership theory, night orienteering course, ramventure swag, FUN!; Total Student Participants: 40; Participation Fee: $10  

Challenge Course Weekend

July 13th-14th
$10
Spend the weekend on South Campus as we move through our three challenge course facilities. In addition to challenging yourself you will get to connect with other new students and current student leaders. All gear and food is provided!

Canoe Tour - Duration 7 days; Destination: Saranac Lake, NY; Dates: August 10th-17th; What's Included: equipment rental, food, challenge course experience, basic canoe skill development, canoe camping skills, cooking, applied leadership theory, ramventure swag, FUN!; Total Student Participants: 10; Proposed Student Fee: $75 Early Bird Special, $100 after Memorial Day  

Canoe Tour

August 10th-17th
$75 Early Bird Special ($100 after Memorial Day)
Join us for seven days of canoeing through the Adirondack wilderness. Not only will you build strong connections with other incoming new students and current student leaders, you will learn the basics of canoe touring and camping skills! All gear, food, and transportation is provided!

2019 Canoeing Program Participant Guide

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