Registration Open for KNES 1231: Introduction to Outdoor Adventure

Date: Registration begins Nov. 4. Priority is given to those who apply before Nov. 25. 

When: Every Wednesday during the Spring semester from 2:30pm-5:15pm

Class Backpacking Trip: March 25-27, 2020

Course fee: $95 — covers all materials for the course and all equipment, instruction, transportation and food for the backpacking trip. Students will need to provide their own backpacking boots. 

Credits: 2

KNES 1231: Introduction to Outdoor Adventure is the first step toward becoming a Venture Outdoor leader and facilitator (also known as a VOLT) and enrolling in the Kinesiology Outdoor Leadership (KOAL) minor.

This course is a mix of interactive/experiential activities and instruction.

A successful student:

  • is excited by adventure activities
  • appreciates self-reflection 
  • enjoys helping others and teaching

To register for KNES 1231 or to learn more email Kristin Coffey at

Wednesday, January 8

Cone University Center, 223 (Venture Outdoor Leadership Office)
9025 University Road, Charlotte, NC 28223


Graduate Students, Undergraduate Students


Venture Outdoor Leadership


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