About The Trek
Travel to crystal-clear Tupper Lake, NY in the Adirondacks and experience life on the water! You will be canoeing in a restricted area where motor vehicles are not allowed which gives you the amazing opportunity to experience nature at its purest. The trip will include canoeing, light hiking, and camping on Tupper Lake. You will be accompanied by eight other first-years and three upperclassmen leaders. Strong swimming skills required. Canoeing experience recommended.
Difficulty: 3/5

Trek Leaders

Name: Sean Kilcullen
Year: Junior
Major: Biology and Financial Economics
Hometown: Buffalo, NY
Involvement on Campus: Sailing Club, Economics TA, Intramural Champion
Fun Fact: I have gone sailing with Sean Kingston

Name: Kaileigh Davis
Year: Junior
Major: Microbiology
Hometown: Newbury, NH
Involvement on Campus: Varsity Lacrosse, ROTC, Greek Life
Fun Fact: I have caved in a lava tube in Iceland. I also love chocolate with a burning passion

Name: Meghan Grip
Year: Junior
Major: Mathematics
Hometown: Dorset, VT
Involvement on Campus: Greek Life, Calculus TA, Women in Computing
Fun Fact: I’ve fallen out of the boat white water rafting twice.. smh you think I would’ve learned


Itinerary
August 18th
8:00 AM – 4:00 PM Trekees’ Move In
5:00 PM – 7:00 PM Opening BBQ
8:00 PM – 9:00 PM Trek Leaders Check Trekees’ Gear
August 19th
9:00 AM – 10:00 AM Eat Breakfast, and Leave
10:00 AM – 2:00 PM Drive to Adirondacks
2:00 PM – 6:00 PM Paddle to Camp, Set Up Camp
6:00 PM – 10:00 PM Dinner and Relaxing
August 20th
9:00 AM – 11:00 AM Eat Breakfast
11:00 AM – 1:00 PM Canoe
1:00 PM – 3:00 PM Lunch and Activities (Waterfalls, Swimming, ect.)
3:00 PM – 6:00 PM Paddle to Next Campsite
6:00 PM – 8:00 PM Dinner and Relaxing
August 21st
8:00 AM – 10:00 AM Wake Up and Eat Breakfast
10:00 AM – 12:00 PM Clean Up Camp and Return Canoes
12:00 PM – 3:30 PM Return to UR
3:30 PM – 5:00 PM Get Home and Shower
6:00 PM – 8:00 PM Closing BBQ