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Common Adventure: Rafting on the McKenzie!

Sunday, May 28 at 10:30am to 3:30am

Outdoor Program (OP) Barn
1225 East 18th Avenue, Eugene, OR 97403

Calling all river rats! Join Phoebe and Nina to raft down the McKenzie and make new friends. This trip will run from Finn Rock to Helfrich Boat Landing. You must be comfortable with cold moving water and your swimming abilities, been on a river before, and understand the risks related to rafting and whitewater (this trip is not a good fit for beginners).

Sign up on our website under the common adventure tab.

Mandatory Pre-Trip: May 24th, 3:45pm at the Rental Barn

Cost: $17 for gas, raft, and shuttle fee. Other costs to consider include required helmet, booties, wetsuits, dry tops.

Must be a student at the UO to participate, no refunds will be given once you reserve your spot.

Once you get a confirmation email from Phoebe and Nina that you are on the trip call the rental barn ASAP to reserve gear! (541)-346-4371 If you wait until the end of the week to rent gear there may be none left!

Departure time and place: May 28th, 10:30am at the Rental Barn

Return time and place: May 28th, approximately 3:30pm at the Rental Barn

Trip Initiator: Phoebe Young, Nina Van Ryzin

Trip Initiator Contact:

Pre-trip Meeting: Wed, 05/24/2023 - 3:45 pm

Pre-trip Meeting Location: Rental Barn 1225 E 18th Ave Eugene, OR 97403

Departure Date: Sun, 05/28/2023 - 10:30 am

Departure Location: Rental Barn 1225 E 18th Ave Eugene, OR 97403

Event Type

Wellness, Outdoor Activities


Division of Student Life, Erb Memorial Union (EMU), Outdoor Program, OP Common Adventure Trips

Target Audience

All Students



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