Outdoor Adventure Club

Outdoor Adventure Club Hiking
Outdoor Adventure Club Camping Camp Fire
Students try out snowshoeing at Gilbert Lake.
Outdoor Adventure Club Rafting
Outdoor Adventure Club Fishing

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Join our organization through campus connection to receive weekly emails regarding our upcoming trips and events. Also, be sure to follow our Facebook page: SUNY Oneonta Outdoor Adventure Club.

The purpose of this organization shall be to promote friendship and proficiency in outdoor living, an appreciation of the outdoors and the growth of this feeling in other students. It also follows the guidelines of low impact, self-propelled and non-motorized use of the environment.

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Meet Our Director


Snapper Petta

  • Advisor 
    • Outdoor Adventure Club
    • Oneonta Wilderness Living Learning Section (OWLS)

Born on Long Island when there were still farms in Nassau County, Snapper has always been interested in the out-of-doors. With degrees in Recreation Management & Administration and Recreation Education with an emphasis on Outdoor Education and Wilderness Recreation, he has worked at the College since 1980 directing the non-academic outdoor program.



Outdoor Adventure Office - 459 Hulbert Hall
Oneonta, NY 13820

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