Bears Ears Backpacking - Spring Break 2018

Trip Departure: 8 a.m. March 6, 2018

Trip Return: 8 p.m. March 11, 2018

Location: Grand Gulch, Utah

WSU Price: $175

Non WSU Price: $260 

Skill Level: Beginner

Fitness Level: Moderate/Strenuous

Age: 18 and over only

Equipment Provided: Backpacking and camping equipment will be included.  Participants will be responsible for bringing appropriate personal clothing, footwear, sun protection, toiletries, and other accessories (like a camera).

Food: All meals will be provided, except during travel to and from the trailhead from Ogden.

Transportation: Provided, departing from the WSU Outdoor Program

Details: Join us for a 5 day 4 night backpacking trip in the breathtaking and historic Grand Gulch Wilderness Area!  We will camp comfortably, eat well, and spend each day finding a new camp along our route and trying to take in as much of the iconic desert landscape as possible.  You should expect warm weather during the day and cool nights, but be prepared for anything!

*Mandatory pre-trip meeting will be held March 1, at 6 p.m. at the Outdoor Program (Annex 9).


Please register at or before pre-trip meeting

  • Call us at 801-626-6373 to register OR
  • Email us OR
  • Stop by: 4022 Stadium Way, Ogden, UT, 84408 OR
  • Register Online

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