Scotchmans’s Peak Hike: This is a beautiful hike, but strenuous because it is so steep. The well worn trail tread is usually in good shape and leads to the highest point in Bonner County, the top of...
Roosevelt Grove of Ancient Cedars: The Roosevelt Grove is an old growth cedar forest with trees that are 4-12 feet in diameter and 150 feet tall. Although 75% of the original grove was destroyed by a fire in...
One of the two classes students took while on the Gonzaga in the Wilderness trip was John Eliason’s Nature Writing (ENG 306). Students kept journals, shared their work at evening circles, and explored their...
For the benefit of the Gonzaga community, Gonzaga Outdoors uses the transformative properties of outdoor adventures to foster friendship, instill confident outdoor skills, provide opportunities for leadership development and promote an ethic of conservation and stewardship. We do this because of the deeply rooted sense of respect and awe that we feel for the outdoors that we wish to share.
*Use sound judgment to conduct a safe program.
*Value the risks inherent in what we do and actively manage those risks
*Provide a safe inclusive environment. – Seek to find a sense of place.
*Provide the space for leadership development.
*Our playground is the natural world. Be proactive in preserving and restoring it.
*Fun, professionalism and learning are not mutually exclusive.
How to Reach Us
Visit: Hemmingson 015 (basement)
M-Thurs, 9-5; F, 9-3:30
*bike shop hours differ
M 12:00-3:30 T 11:00-3:30
W 11:30-3:30 TH/F 11:00-3:30