Skip Navigation
Johns Hopkins University logoUniversity Calendarvertical lineUniversity Newsvertical lineFind A Personvertical lineSearch JHU
Ralph S. O'Conner Recreation Center, Home of the Office of Experiential Education

Office of Experiential Education

 
  
FacilitiesAquaticsExperiential EducationFitnessIntramuralsSports Clubs
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 


    ^ Click me! ^

Johns Hopkins University
Recreation Center
3400 North Charles Street
Baltimore, MD 21218

410.516.4417 (phone)
410.516.5376 (fax)


op@jhu.edu
preo@jhu.edu

Office Hours
Monday–Friday
4pm - 7pm

Join Our Mailing List
Email:
For Email Newsletters you can trust
 
Recreation > Experiential Education
 

Welcome to JHU Experiential Education!
We want to get you outdoors and show you a good time.  From the first-timer to the seasoned vet - we've got just the adventure for you.  We will teach you everything you need to know while continuing to challenge your knowledge, skills and limits.

JHU Experiential Education is a department within Athletics and Recreation, which houses Outdoor Pursuits, the Climbing Wall, Pre-Orientation, Teambuilding, and the Johns Hopkins Outdoors Club (JHOC).
Experiential Education is operated by professional staff and student employees.
Most folks on campus just know us as Outdoor Pursuits!

Peruse our website, find what peaks your interest, and feel free to give us a shout if you ever have any questions.

We have so much to offer...     
     -Weekend Trips
     -Pre-Orientation Trips
     -Outdoor Leadership Training
     -Team Building
     -Indoor Climbing Wall & Bouldering Cave
     -Kayak Roll Sessions
     -Climbing Competitions
AND MORE!

Becoming an Outdoor Instructor
If you are an undergraduate Hopkins student interested in becoming an outdoor instructor for the JHU Experiential Education program (Outdoor Pursuits or The Johns Hopkins Outdoors Club) please download the application HERE.  The application includes an overview of what the job entails and the application due date.  

Mission Statement
The Mission of JHU Experiential Education is to help grow students’ passion and enjoyment for the outdoors by offering challenging and exciting experiential education courses that encourage and develop leadership, teamwork, environmental stewardship, character development, and lifelong transferable skills.

Johns Hopkins University Mission Statement
The mission of The Johns Hopkins University is to educate its students and cultivate their capacity for life-long learning, to foster independent and original research, and to bring the benefits of discovery to the world.

Updates and News
For the most up-to-date info, visit our Facebook page here!

Professional Staff

Coordinator: Andrew Padilla
Phone:         410.516.4416
Email:          andrew.padilla@jhu.edu

Coordinator: Riley Kurtts
P
hone:         410.516.4424
Email:          riley@jhu.edu

We are located behind the Ralph S. O'Connor Recreation Center.
Come visit us!

Map to New Basecamp


canoe     climb     fly fish     hike    sail     sea kayak     whitewater kayak

pre-orientation     trip calendar     registration

  
410.516.4417 (phone) | 410.516.5376 (fax)

op@jhu.edu 

 

Johns Hopkins University
is a permit holder of the
Monongahela National Forest

 

   Johns Hopkins University is an equal opportunity provider and employer.

 
  

 © The Johns Hopkins University. All rights reserved.