The members of the club are current Hopkins Students passionate about the outdoors.
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This semester we are back and running free outdoor trips every weekend for all Hopkins students! We offer many different types of activities including: Hiking, Hike and bike, Flat water and whitewater Canoeing, Caving, Climbing,...
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Sign up!

Official trip signups for the Spring 2023 semester are happening through Campus Groups on a first come first serve basis.
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About us

The Johns Hopkins Outdoors Club (JHOC) runs trips for all Hopkins undergraduate students during the academic year. Our activities are led by highly trained student instructors who volunteer their time to provide you with free, quality access to the outdoors. These activities include hiking, backpacking, climbing, canoeing, caving, and mountain biking. All necessary equipment and transportation are provided. With trips nearly every weekend of the semester, check out our schedule to find one that works for you!

Nature and Mental Health

Nature and Mental Health People often say that spending time in nature is beneficial to mental health, but what exactly does this mean? The outdoors... Read More "Nature and Mental Health"

Thank you for your patience!

Thank you for your patience! Much like the demolished Mattin Center, our website is currently under construction. While we are adjusting our hard hats and... Read More "Thank you for your patience!"