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Trip of a lifetime - Early Bird Deadline

Winter adventure in the boundary waters.

JANUARY 3-7, 2024


Join us for an experience of a lifetime as we explore the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness by dog sled, snowshoe, and cross country ski at YMCA’s Camp Menogyn. Highly qualified mushers and guides will help make the most of this unique winter experience. Camp Menogyn will serve as a base camp for a variety of day trip activities. No experience is necessary, only a desire for adventure.

Physical Fitness Rating: includes some strenuous activity, should be in good physical condition.

Experience Level Needed: none.

Student Pricing: $625 before November 21st! $650 after. General Public Pricing: $650 before December 1st! $675 after December 1st. Price Includes: transportation, equipment, and food at the lodge.

Non-UWL students who do not already have an account with us must click the "Sign Up" button in the upper right hand corner and create an account to be able to register online.

Registration closes December 3rd at 10pm!

Trip must have 8 participants to run so tell your friends!

This deposit feature allows individuals to register and claim their spot on the trip listed here. By paying this $150 deposit, you have committed to attending the trip and paying the balance before the departure day. After submitting this payment, we will contact you via email/phone with further information and steps related to this trip! Please note the following refund and cancellation policy: If an individual cancels or withdraws from the trip 1) Greater than or equal to 40 days will receive a refund and Rec Sports will retain $35 administrative fee. 2) Within 39 days of the trip departure, the deposit is non-refundable.


  • 11:30 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 22


The Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness, Minnesota, USA

UWL campus map for building location and nearby parking lots.

The Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness, Minnesota, USA


For questions about this event or to request disability accommodations , contact Jacob Sciammas at 608.785.6529 or


Payment may be required. No permit?
Use Passport Parking.

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