Bridge Adventure is a program for strengthening diversity and inclusion through experiential learning at Texas Tech University. Bridge Adventure students participate in a two-year experience that includes regular activities and three excursions per year. Excursions focus on appreciation for the outdoors through service, research, and adventure. Each fall, a new cohort of eight to 12 students is selected for the program. Supported by federal funding, this program is available at no financial cost to students. 

Apply today! Applications are now open through September 2023 for Bridge Adventure’s third cohort.

Latest from the Bridge Adventure Blog

Now Accepting Applications for Bridge Adventure Cohort III

The Bridge Adventure Program at Texas Tech University is now accepting applications for its third cohort, which will start in the fall in 2023. Bridge Adventure is a program developed by faculty in the Davis College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources to create educational opportunities designed to promote diversity and inclusion in agricultural and natural resources fields through transformative learning experiences related to the…

Stories from the Trail

In February, Bridge Adventure students heard from Texas Tech University alum, Brandon Hatter, who shared his experiences hiking the Colorado Trail and adventuring through America’s national parks. Mountain Hideaway’s Kyle Jones also provided gear tips on how to stay warm and dry later this year when Bridge Adventure floats the Buffalo National River. Thanks to Mountain Hideaway…

Palo Duro Camping

Bridge Adventure Program students, including the newly selected second cohort, traveled to Palo Duro Canyon State Park October 1 to hike, explore, and camp in one of Texas’ most recognized outdoor recreation sites. For some students, this was their first experience camping outside. The trip encouraged students to get familiar with their fellow classmates and…