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Tribe Adventure Program (TAP)

TAP into the outdoors!

The Matoaka Boathouse is Open!

Come paddle on Lake Matoaka! The Boathouse is now open Monday through Saturday! Registration is required. 

Spring programming now available!

Check out our Friday Night Campfires, back by popular demand, and our new Night Hike Campfire programs in Matoaka Woods! 

We will also be offering some Guided Hikes over the course of the semester, in addition to several new programs, such as our Outdoor Skills Workshops, Guided Hikes, Parkway Bike Picnic and much more! Stay tuned! 

Programs are open to ALL W&M students! Masks and pre-registration required. 


Register for your Tribe Adventure

It doesn't matter if you're an avid outdoor enthusiast or have never ventured beyond your own backyard, the Tribe Adventure Program has something for you. Whether it's scaling our indoor Climbing Wall, spending an evening paddling down at our boathouse, or joining us on an exciting trip, TAP welcomes you to explore the great outdoors!

The Tribe Adventure Program's Mission

In keeping with the mission and values of William & Mary and Campus Recreation, the Tribe Adventure Program (TAP) strives to provide fun and educational programming that promotes health and wellness, and the sustainable use of our environment. Additionally, the Tribe Adventure Program endeavors to provide student employees an opportunity to develop valuable group and leadership skills that will last a lifetime. TAP is an Educational Partner of the Leave No Trace Center for Outdoor Ethics.

Discover the Tribe Adventure Program:
Tribe Adventure Program details
Climbing Wall

Test your strength at the Climbing Wall on the Mid-Level of the Student Recreation Center.

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Challenge Course

A curated combination of Low Elements, High Ropes, and Zipline will create an engaging experience for any team.

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Matoaka Boathouse

Located on William and Mary's own Lake Matoaka, the Matoaka Boathouse offers free recreational canoe and kayaking for members of the William and Mary community. The Boathouse is closed for the winter.

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TAP Trips

Venture off-campus and into the great outdoors! We offer a variety of trips that occur every weekend of the semester.

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For information regarding any of our programs, please contact [[tap]]