Trips

Central Park Trip
Date: Saturday, February 17

Time: 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Cost: Students $10
Faculty/Staff/Guest $20

Details: Come spend the day on a trip through New York City! This trip includes an ice skating rental in Bryant Park, followed by a group walk through Central Park. Along the way, we will tour Grand Central Station, the Explorer’s Club and the Belvedere Castle!

 

Trampoline Park Adventure
Date: Saturday, March 17

Time: 12 – 4 p.m.

Cost: Students $20
Faculty/Staff/Guest $30

Details: Flip into a foam pit or work on your slam dunk at Urban Air Trampoline Park! This trip offers dodgeball, and an American Ninja Warrior style obstacle course.

 

Friday Night Fire Pit
Date: Friday, March 23

Time: 7 - 9 p.m.

Cost: FREE for students with Montclair State ID

Details: Hangout with your friends on Friday nights around the fire pit!  Free snacks, such as s'mores and hot cocoa, will be provided. Lawn games, hammocks and other items will also be available FREE via Equipment Checkout. Friday Fire Pit location will change every week on campus. Follow our Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter accounts for hints to find our mystery location!

 

Easy Hike - Great Falls & Garret Mountain
Date: Friday, April 6

Time: 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Cost: Free with Montclair State ID

Details: Spend this Friday by the roar of Paterson’s Great Falls, which then is followed by an Easy Hike at Garret Mountain. This trip features the early workings of the industrial revolution and is perfect for a picnic with friends!

 

Friday Night Fire Pit
Date: Friday, April 6

Time: 7 - 9 p.m.

Cost: FREE for students with Montclair State ID

Details: Hangout with your friends on Friday nights around the fire pit! Free snacks, such as s'mores and hot cocoa, will be provided. Lawn games, hammocks and other items will also be available FREE via Equipment Checkout. Friday Fire Pit location will change every week on campus. Follow our Facebook, Instragram, and Twitter accounts for hints to find our mystery location!

 

Paintball
Date: Saturday, April 7

Time: 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Cost: Students $20
Faculty/Staff/Guests $50

Details: Join Campus Recreation for a day of paintball outside! Ammo, masks and markers are included. Takes place rain or shine, so dress for the weather.

Rain or shine event.

 

Mountain Top Yoga
Date: Wednesday, April 11

Time: 12 - 3 p.m.

Cost: FREE for students with Montclair State ID

Details: Grab a breath of fresh air and unwind! This afternoon features a short hike through Mills County Park that includes an instructed yoga class. You will be able to practice your salutations all within sight of the skyline! Yoga mats will be provided.

 

Friday Night Fire Pit
Date: Friday, April 13

Time: 7 - 9 p.m.

Cost: FREE for students with Montclair State ID

Details: Hangout with your friends on Friday nights around the fire pit! Free snacks, such as s'mores and hot cocoa, will be provided. Lawn games, hammocks and other items will also be available FREE via Equipment Checkout. Friday Fire Pit location will change every week on campus. Follow our Facebook, Instragram, and Twitter accounts for hints to find our mystery location!

 

Kayaking Trip
Date: Saturday, April 14

Time: 9 a.m. - 6 p.m.

Cost: Students $10
Faculty/Staff/Guests $20

Details: Enjoy a relaxing day paddling down the Delaware River and learn some basic kayaking skills. Leaving from Frenchtown, NJ, this full-day trip will provide you with a chance to enjoy the warm, clear waters of the longest un-dammed river east of the Mississippi. We provide the boats, lifejackets and paddles, but be prepared to get wet.

 

Horseback Riding
Date: Sunday, April 15

Time: 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Cost: Students $20
Faculty/Staff/Guests $50

Details: Learn horseback riding basics at the Spring Valley Equestrian Center. We'll go on a gorgeous trail ride through beautiful fields and trails with fantastic views of the Appalachian Trail Ridge to High Point.

 

Hammock Day
Date: Wednesday, April 18

Time: 2:30 - 5 p.m.

Cost: FREE for students with Montclair State ID

Details: Hangout with your friends in the Quad in a Hammock! (BYOH) Bring your own or hang in one of our’s! Free snacks will provided alongside an introduction to slacklining.

 

Destress Hike
Date: Friday, April 20

Time: 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.

Cost: Students $10
Faculty/Staff/Guest $20

Details: Research shows that spending time outdoors increases your attention span and creative problem solving skills by 50%. Recuperate and tune out the noise of finals this weekend with a Destress Hike at Eagle Rock Reservation.

 

Friday Night Fire Pit
Date: Friday, April 20

Time: 7 - 9 p.m.

Cost: FREE for students with Montclair State ID

Details: Hangout with your friends on Friday nights around the fire pit! Free snacks, such as s'mores and hot cocoa, will be provided. Lawn games, hammocks and other items will also be available FREE via Equipment Checkout. Friday Fire Pit location will change every week on campus. Follow our Facebook, Instragram, and Twitter accounts for hints to find our mystery location!

 

Full Moon Hike
Date: Saturday, April 21

Time: 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Cost: Students $10
Faculty/Staff/Guests $20

Details: This trail hike features spectacular views, follows a narrow path through crevices of the Ice Caves, and continues to Verkeerderkill Falls - the highest waterfall trail in the Shawangunk Mountains.

 

Horseback Riding
Date: Sunday, April 22

Time: 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Cost: Students $20
Faculty/Staff/Guests $50

Details: Learn horseback riding basics at the Spring Valley Equestrian Center. We'll go on a gorgeous trail ride through beautiful fields and trails with fantastic views of the Appalachian Trail Ridge to High Point.

 

Friday Night Fire Pit
Date: Friday, April 27

Time: 7 - 9 p.m.

Cost: FREE for students with Montclair State ID

Details: Hangout with your friends on Friday nights around the fire pit! Free snacks, such as s'mores and hot cocoa, will be provided. Lawn games, hammocks and other items will also be available FREE via Equipment Checkout. Friday Fire Pit location will change every week on campus. Follow our Facebook, Instragram, and Twitter accounts for hints to find our mystery location!

 

Mountain Top Yoga
Date: Wednesday, May 2

Time: 12 - 3 p.m.

Cost: FREE for students with Montclair State ID

Details: Grab a breath of fresh air and unwind! This afternoon features a short hike through Mills County Park that includes an instructed yoga class. You will be able to practice your salutations all within sight of the skyline! Yoga mats will be provided.

 

Overnight Camping Trip
Date: Friday, May 11 - Sunday, May 13

Time: 10 a.m. on Friday to 2 p.m. on Sunday

Cost: Students $10
Faculty/Staff/Guests $30

Details: Two-night camping trip to Ricketts Glen State Forest in Pennsylvania. Camping will take place in tents. This trip will feature a hike that follows a series of waterfalls. We will prepare all meals, including dinner on Friday; breakfast, lunch and dinner on Saturday; and breakfast on Sunday. Depart Friday; return Sunday.

Our Outdoor Adventure trips have limited spots available, and many trips fill up quickly. If a trip does fill, we will maintain a wait-list for anyone interested. There is no fee for putting your name on the wait-list. Like stand-by for flying, we HIGHLY encourage interested individuals to be at the Rec. Center prior to the trip departure, and we will accept individuals in to open spots first in the order of the wait-list, and next in the order of the time they sign in that morning. Payment for the trip occurs only if you get to participate.

Upcoming Trips

You can register in the front office of the Student Recreation Center or over the phone at 973-655-3340. Tickets can be purchased in the Student Recreation Center Office Monday - Friday 8am - 8pm or Saturday 11am - 5pm.

Past Trips

  • Camping Trip Past event Icon for trips Page‌ Camping Trip, Stokes State Park, NJ

  • jpg image of Adirondack trip for past events‌ Adirondacks Variety Trip 2017, Adirondacks, NY

  • Harvest Festival Past Event Icon ‌ Harvest Festival, Chester, NJ