Outdoor Nation Campus Challenge at Chico
HIking, Kayaking, Backpacking, Bicycling. Even bird-watching. These are just a few of the activities the Chico State Commnity will be participating in from September 18th through October 15th as we compete to WIN the 4th annual Outdoor Nation Campus Challenge.
Hosted by the Outdoor Foundation, and Sponsored by REI, The North Face, Hydro Flask, and ENO, the Campus Challenge aims to get students from more than 90 universities off the couch and into the wilderness.
To participate students simply download the Campus Challenge app, join their university's team, and log their outdoor activities during the Challenge to score points. Be sure to sure #chicogetsout and #outdoornation on social media!
Chico State can win the title of National Outdoor Champion by logging the most points, there are more than 30 other individual and regional awards up for grabs, free outdoor gear and most importantly, bragging rights.
Get out in a way that works for you!
- Prizes will be handed out EACH WEEK of the challenge (9/18-10/15) to the individual who earns the most points for CSU, Chico that week, as well as to the weekly winner of the social media challenge. Examples of past prizes include: an evrgreen cooler backpack, an evrgreen downtime hammock, a free pair of Chaco Sandals, The North Face hats, Coleman tents and sleeping bags, Osprey backpacks, $100 gift card for R.E.I. and more!
- Outsider of the year- The individual that has the most points in their Division at the end of the challenge wins prizes from our sponsors.
- Western Region Champion- The individual that has the most points in their region at the end of the challenge wins prizes from our sponsors.
- Photo of the Week- Outdoor Nation is giving out an award for the best photo of the week, every week, participants can like photos in the app, and the photos with the most likes will be able to win.
- Best Photo of the Challenge- Out of the four weekly winners, one individual will be named Best Photo of the Challenge.
- Most Group Activities- Individual- The outdoors are always fun with pals. The individual that participates in the most group activities wins by the end of the challenge wins prizes from our sponsors.