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The Adventure Summit Frequently Asked Questions

Adventure Summit Questions and Answers

How can I help promote The Adventure Summit?

  1. Like our Facebook page
  2. Bring multiple friends and family members.
  3. Join our promotional street team. For more information call: (937) 275-7275
  4. Print our event poster and give it to your friends and neighbors.
  5. Send out an e-mail blast telling your friends to meet you at The Adventure Summit.

Is there a cost for the event?

FREE

Exceptions: Bouldering Competition. Call (937) 775-5019 for more info.

How long will it take me to get there? Because I’m definitely coming…and I’m calling a friend to invite them!

Directions from your location

Cincinnati 45 minutes
Columbus 1 Hour
Lexington 2 Hours
Indianapolis 2 Hours
Louisville 2.5 Hours
Toledo 2.5 Hours
Huntington, WV 2.5 Hours

Is parking available?

Free parking is available throughout the weekend directly in front of the Student Union. .

What hotels are near the event?

http://www.wright.edu/visit/

Is there food at the event?

Available at the Union Market 11 am-7 pm Saturday and Sunday.

Is there food near the event?

Dozens of restaurants are located within 1 mile of the event.

Do I have to come for the whole day?

No, drop in when it is convenient. Warning: The more time you spend at the Adventure Summit, the more you will be inspired to Get Out & Live!

Do I need to register?

No, everything is first come, first serve.
Exceptions: Pre-registration will be available for our competitions; Indoor Triathlon, Bouldering Comp, and Canoe Battleship. Please visit our competitions page or  call (937)775-5019 for more info.

What are studio programs?

Programs in studios are fitness classes, and may cause you to sweat. They are designed to help build strength and endurance. For example; Yoga for Climbing, Cycle Fit, and more.

What should I wear to studio programs?

You are welcome to come in your street clothes, as long as you have appropriate athletic footwear. But WSU locker rooms are located across the hall from the studios and Adventure Summit participants are encouraged to bring a change of clothes for these programs. So, if you are planning to attend one of these sessions, you may want to plan ahead and bring a workout outfit.

Where are the Climbing Programs?

The new Wright State Climbing Wall built by Entre Prises will host all of the climbing programs — Bouldering Comp, Clinics and Open Climbing — located on the lower level of the Student Union. If you are planning to participate in a climbing workshop, make sure to dress in loose, comfortable clothing. Rental shoes are available for $1.

Can I join a kayak pool clinic?

Kayak clinics will be first come, first serve. If you’d like to participate in a clinic, make sure you come prepared with a bathing suit/synthetic shorts and top and towel. Locker rooms are available across from Studio C.

How do I learn more about building my outdoor recreation skills or finding a place to play?

The Outdoor Recreation Department of Five Rivers MetroParks and
Wright State University’s Outdoor Resource Center are great resources for facilities and skills training.

Are there other great outdoor recreation events in Dayton?

Midwest Outdoor Experience
Bike To Work Pancake Breakfast

Why is Dayton, Ohio the Outdoor Recreation Capital of the Midwest?

Learn all about why at www.outdoordayton.com