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Where Adventures Start And Connections Are Made!

Want to be a trip leader?

Get paid to lead backpacking and canoeing trips with new Badgers this summer! We are looking for active Badgers who are interested in leading 5-day wilderness orientation trips for incoming students this summer. Are you involved on campus? Do you like mentoring new students? Do you have outdoor leading experience? This may be the perfect fit for you! Leaders will lead 3 to 4 trips during July and August. Applications are due February 15th. Download this editable PDF or Word doc and email julie.brown@wisc.edu completed applications or with any questions.

New Badgers!

Brand new to the University of Wisconsin-Madison? Wonder how to make such a big campus feel a little smaller? Anxious to meet other new UW-Madison students and jumpstart your college experience this summer?

Wisconsin Basecamp offers summer backpacking or canoeing wilderness orientation trips. These trips are a great way to meet other new UW-Madison students, experience the great outdoors in Wisconsin, and get your questions about life on campus answered by upperclassmen Basecamp trip leaders. 

More information about Summer 2017 Basecamp trips will be available early in 2017. Please check back later or watch your mail for a letter about the trips!


Julie Brown, Basecamp Manager 
(608) 262-1630

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