We’re #1! 2016 National Outdoor Champion Outdoor Challenge Campus Challenge Sept 18-Oct 15

Humboldt State won in 2016.
Help us win again! 


This competition is about campus communities joining forces with students to get people outside, active, and connected to nature. It’s also part of a larger effort to cultivate a new generation of outdoor enthusiasts and stewards of the environment. Humboldt State is one of 93 colleges and universities from across the United States participating in the challenge, which runs Sept. 18 through Oct. 15.

By downloading the app early, you'll be eligible to win gift cards from REI. Download via Apple Store or Google Play.

The school to log the most outdoor activity will be hailed “National Outdoor Champion” and receive a gear bank worth $3,000 from The North Face. Participants will be eligible for weekly prizes (think awesome gear) from REI, The North Face, Hydro Flask, and ENO,*

Anyone who loves HSU can participate! That means students, staff, faculty, alumni, friends, kids, neighbors, etc.

Read more about how the contest works. Then sign up, get moving, and log your activity online.

Prizes and promotions

Prizes will change according to the sponsor for that week. After you register, keep an eye out for emails from Outdoor Nation for a chance to win clothing, backpacks, gear, and more! So don’t forget to use our hashtag #HumboldtOutdoors for a chance to win!*

Pre-registration - REI incentive and Adidas Outdoor discount code to everyone who pre-registers for the Challenge.

Week 1 - REI
Week 2 - The North Face
Week 3 - ENO
Week 4 - HydroFlask

*To be eligible for prizes given away by HSU, you must be 18 years or older. Any participant is eligible for prizes from national sponsors. Prize-winners must either pick up their prizes or pay costs for shipping and handling, if applicable.  

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