Outdoor Activities and Trips

The OPRA staff is committed to providing outstanding services and programs to the community. Learn respect for self, others, and the environment, and have a safe, fun, and educational experience on our worldwide trips. Information regarding the following events will be available in the Robert Crown Center.

Cancellation Policy

  • Participants who notify OPRA prior to the registration deadline will be charged a $5 registration fee.
  • Participants who register and do not attend the trip will be charged a $10 cancellation fee (Hampshire students only) and will forfeit any registration fees.
  • Participants who cancel after the registration deadline will be charged a $10 cancellation fee (Hampshire students only) and will forfeit any registration fees.

Only Hampshire and Five College students may participate in these trips/activities, except where noted.

Note: All OPRA events are substance-free.

Weekend Outdoor Trips

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Outdoor Activities

We offer beginning and continuing level classes in:

During winter and spring break, more extended trips are offered. These have included rock climbing in Greece, Spain, and Mexico; paddling in North Carolina, Texas, and the Grand Canyon; skiing in Canada and the United States; and canoeing in Florida, Georgia, and North Carolina.

Sign-up for trips must be completed online by noon the Friday morning prior to the trip (unless noted otherwise).

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Hampshire College
893 West Street
Amherst, MA 01002
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413.559.5470