Stetson Hatter Trek

Stetson Staycation

This adrenaline-pumping Trek showcases all the opportunities your home-away-from-home in DeLand, FL has to offer. Some of the activities to look forward to will include zip-lining at dusk, indoor rock climbing, kayaking near the Atlantic Ocean, and the chance to get into the ring yourself at circus class. If you enjoy thrills and are up for a new challenge, then this is the Hatter Trek for you!

Dates: Session 1 - June 24 - 28, 2019, Session 2 - July 8 - 12, 2019

Cost: $300

Registration for Hatter Treks opens March 1, 2019.


Check-in will be from 12:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. Participants will have a chance to move-in to a residence hall for the week. Participants and facilitators will come together for the Welcome session at 2:00 pm.

All participants planning on flying into the Orlando International Airport (MCO) must arrive no later than 11:30 a.m. Transportation from MCO to Stetson University will be provided.


  • Escape Room
  • Rock Climbing
  • Kayaking
  • Circus Class
  • Zip Lining
  • DeLeon Springs State Park 
  • Dinner Along the St. John's River 

Check-Out Procedures

After 5 thrilling days of getting to know the Stetson community as well as fellow incoming students, it is time to say goodbye. The Trek will conclude after Fast Track Friday at 2:00 p.m. 

All participants planning on flying must ensure their flight does not leave before 5:30 p.m. to ensure enough time to get back to the Orlando International Airport. Transportation from Stetson University to MCO will be provided.