6 Day Bike Touring


August 10th - 17th, 2018  |  $465 (+ $50 optional bike rental)

Location: Finger Lakes region

Description: Explore Ithaca's beautiful local area on our bike touring trip.  This trip is a great chance for bikers of all experience levels to hit the Ithaca roads and explore the beautiful area surrounding Cornell. You'll visit several different waterfalls and gorges, and lakes.

Activities: This trip is 6 days of bike touring.


Day 0: Friday, August 11th: Trip participants arrive between 11:00AM and 1:00PM at Cornell, trip participants and their guides meet and begin to get to know each other, prepare their belongings for the trip and have a trip dinner (usually at one of the restaurants in Collegetown). Trip participants and their guides sleep on the Arts Quad.
Day 1: The trip is awoken bright and early to begin biking.
Day 6: All trips return to Ithaca for Camp-O-Rama, a closing ceremony and celebration of this year's Outdoor Odyssey trips. Trip participants clean their gear, share a meal with other trips, and get the chance to meet some of the ~200 other participants.

Move in Day: Friday, August 18st: Trip is shuttled back to Bartels Hall, where the participants return their rented gear as a group. Once all gear is returned, trip participants are free to register at Barton Hall and move into their dorms. Often times, guides will help their trip participants move in.
Physical Activity Level: Expect to bike for 6 days.

Basecamping: No

Access to showers or restrooms: No