Fall 2018 Schedule of Events

 HIKING TREKS 

All events and registrations are located at IMLEAGUES.COM

Rafting the Big Piney

 Sep

 15th   

 Registration: 08/27 – 09/13    Location:  Dover 

Get out and enjoy a fun rafting event with Outdoor Recreation. We will be renting rafts from Moore Outdoors and will be spending about half the day or so enjoying a casual float down the Big Piney. Meeting time will be around 8am in front of Tucker Coliseum. Students may drive themselves, but we ask that you inform campus recreation staff so we know that you won’t be showing up for the shuttle. We will likely be returning back to campus around 3/4pm. Students will need to create an IMLeagues account and sign up through the Outdoor Rec tab found on the page, after registration and approval of account.

Outdoor Survival Training Seminar

Sep

 22nd  

Registration: 09/07 - 09/21  Location: ATU Intramural Fields

Students will get the opportunity to learn some skills on how to survive in the wilderness. For outdoor enthusiasts and the general public, it’s imperative that you be prepared in the event of a natural disaster or getting lost while trekking through the wilderness. Knowing basic survival skills could be the difference between life and death in such circumstances. This event will be led by the department for Emergency Management.

National Public Lands Day

Sep

29th

 Registration: 09/14 – 09/28  Location:Lake Dardanelle State Park

This event will take place from 8am to 11am at Lake Dardanelle State Park. Student will meet at Lake Dardanelle State Park in front of the visitor center, and staff at location will give us our assigned location for cleanup. This is a great time for students to get out and help clean up the great outdoors that we all enjoy every chance we get.

 

Students will need to create an IMLeagues account and sign up through the Outdoor Rec tab found on the page, after registration and approval of account.

2nd Annual Campus Rec Fishing Tournament

OCT

20th

Registration:10/01 – 10/18 Location: Pleasant View Park

Come join Outdoor Recreation for its second annual fishing tournament! Taking place on Saturday, October 20th, this event will be open to students and the community. Awards will be given out for several different criteria. There's no entry fee, but fishing will be restricted to shoreline/docks only. So no watercraft of any kind will be permitted at this event. For more information and for student sign-up, check out IMLeagues.com - Outdoor Rec Fishing Tournament. For non-students, please send an email of interest to swalton1@atu.edu and further details on non-student sign-up will be given.

 

This event currently has no participation capacity, but one may be implemented at any time to avoid overcrowding at the venue used.

Autumn in Arkansas: Presented at Lake Dardanelle State Parks

Oct

27th

Registration: 10/08 – 10/19    Location: Lake Dardanelle State Park

 

This event is being offered through Lake Dardanelle State Park. Students will meet at the visitor center in the park at a TBD time. Once at location, students will explore the activities and programs being offered by the state park.

 

Students will need to create an IMLeagues account and sign up through the Outdoor Rec tab found on the page, after registration and approval of account.

Jack's Ultra Sports

Nov

 3rd

Registration: 10/15 – 11/01    Location: Conway, AR

 

 

TBD

 

Cedar Falls Trail Hike

Nov 17th

Registration: 11/01 – 11/15    Location: Petit Jean State Park

 

Come join campus rec for a trip up to the Cedar Falls trail at Petit Jean State Park. Moderate hike with great photo opportunities throughout. We will plan on meeting at the Tucker Coliseum at 8:45am and look to be back by 3:30pm, if not earlier. If you have any questions, please contact Steven at swalton1@atu.edu.

For more info on the trail, check out: https://www.alltrails.com/trail/us/arkansas/cedar-falls-trail

Students will need to create an IMLeagues account and sign up through the Outdoor Rec tab found on the page, after registration and approval of account.