Frequently Asked Questions
What kinds of trips are there?
Adventure WV will guide you on hiking, backpacking, rock climbing, camping, cycling,
skiing (downhill and cross country) and other activities. Trips take place
within driving distance from campus—transportation is provided. Some trips are
local to Morgantown, while others are a few-hour drive.
How do I sign up?
Visit the Registration Link above to see what is offered this semester and to
register. You will need to sign in to register using your WVU Credentials.
What does it cost?
Cost varies from trip to trip. Your fee covers instruction, equipment, transportation and
food (if relevant). Payment is via credit card on the online system unless otherwise
Refunds will only be given to those who give notice more than one week prior to the
trip that they cannot attend. Extended trips that require more planning must be
canceled 45 days in advance and may include a non-refundable deposit. A refund
may be given after this time if a replacement can be found from the trip’s wait
How long are trips?
Trip length varies from a partial day to multi-day.
Who is eligible?
Guided trips are open to all SRC members. Trips are designed for WVU students as
the primary audience. Sponsored guests may be able to attend at the discretion
of Adventure WV management. All participants must meet the
Essential Eligibility Criteria.
Do you have equipment? Can I use my own?
Adventure WV has all the equipment you’ll need except for personal clothing. You
will receive information detailing what to bring on your trip after registration.
Who are the leaders?
Leaders are typically Adventure WV Student staff. Staff will hold a Wilderness First
Aid certification, leadership training and training specific to the activity
they are leading.
Are there other rules?
Yes, please refer to our
Guided Trips Policies page.