Portland Urban Adventure

Portland, OR Urban

If heading out into the wilderness for four nights isn't your cup of tea, then join us on a more-refined adventure in Portland, Oregon! You will set up home base at Portland's Northwest Hostel and spend your days hiking, biking, dining and exploring the city.

  • Cost of Trip: $530 (Will be charged directly to your student account)
  • Rating: beginner
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August 19-24 Trip Logistics 

Saturday, August 19: Arrive at Pacific for Voyages

12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. | Check in on the West Lawn with Voyage Coordinators and be welcomed by Orientation Staff.

Participate in Pacific’s traditional Sign, Shake, and Ring ceremony— a time honored tradition signing the book of enrollment, shaking the president’s hand, and ringing the bell to signify your entry into Pacific.

1:00 to 4:00 p.m. | Move-in to dorms. Students cannot move-in earlier unless approved by Housing. Students with late night flights may fly in August 19 and have a midnight check-in. Please let us know ASAP if you need to do this.

4:30 to 5:30 p.m. | Welcome dinner for students and parents! (on Marsh West Lawn)

5:30 to 8:30 p.m. | Student Orientation and Pre-trip meeting! Get to know your Voyage leaders and fellow participants before you depart on your adventures (students only). 

5:30 to 7:30 p.m. | Parent and Family Orientation (parents and family members only).

Sunday, August 20: All Voyages depart in the morning (5-days).

Thursday, August 24: All Voyages return to campus in the afternoon.

Friday, August 25: Freshman Orientation begins.