LoyalSock Backpacking

The last day to register is May 1st, 2020. Spots are limited.

Registration opens February 17th, 2020

The backpacking program will spend four – six days traveling on foot through Pennsylvania’s majestic wilderness trail that was originally laid out in 1951. The Loyalsock Trail is a 59.2 mile hiking trail through north central Pennsylvania.

Backpacking Session 3: July 19th – 25th

Backpacking Session 4: August 2nd – 8th

Cost: includes transportation, all meals beginning with dinner on Day 1, group gear, and instructors

Backpacking Session 3: $355.00

Backpacking Session 4: $355.00


Backpacking Session 3 & 4
Day 1: 3 PM Registration Begins
3 – 4 PM Gear Checks & Informal Hello’s
4 PM – Welcome Circle – Orientation to the Program
5 PM – Dinner Provided
7 PM – Group Activities
Overnight camping on campus
Day 2: Depart BU and drive to the Loyalsock Trail
Day 3 – 6 Wilderness Living: Traveling on the trail, learning about campus life, laughing with new friends
Day 7: Hike out of the wilderness and drive back to BU
Shower and lunch on campus
11 AM OAO Concludes

Equipment List