Day and Overnight Trips
The OLLI Trips Committee plans and coordinates trips of educational interest to OLLI members to locations off the CSUF campus. These trips are OLLI special events and are subject to the Special Events Registration Policy (see link below). Trips are of two types: day trips and overnight trips. Some recent or planned day trips include the Hollywood Bowl, JPL and LAX. Some recent or planned overnight trips include Death Valley, Monterey, and Costa Rica. Members are notified of upcoming trips via the ChroniCLE, the OLLI email newsletters and the OLLI bulletin board. If members have ideas for future trips, bring them to the Trips Committee meetings .
Chair : Ken Luke
Events also require a signed copy of the Waiver/Release of Liability form. Click Here to get the Waiver/Release of Liability form.
These trips are OLLI Special Events and are subject to the Special Events Registration Policy. Click here to get the Special Events Registration Policy.
Thursday, September 5, 2019
Harbor and Ports Tour
This is a 2 hour narrated boat tour of Long Beach Harbor and the ports of Long Beach and Los Angeles. After the tour time will be available to have lunch at any of the local restaurants.
Note: This trip is past.
October 10 - 23, 2019
OLLI China Culture Trip
Note: The registration for this trip is now closed.
|Wednesday, Oct. 16||
LAX Airfield Tour & Flight Path Museum Visit
Join us as we visit the fourth-busiest airport in the world - Los Angeles International Airport (LAX), for a behind-the-scenes airfield tour. See LAX Historic Hangar 1, ongoing construction projects, various aircraft like the A380 and Dreamliner, cargo and corporate jet operations. We will also visit the Flight Path Learning Center & Museum, the only aviation museum in Southern California located on airport property.
This trip is sold out.
Note: Due to the assisted/stack parking situation in lot "A", the pickup and drop off point for the LAX airport trip has been changed to the EV Free parking lot at Brea Blvd and Bastanchury Road
Please be sure to park in the CSUF parking spaces on levels 2 & 3 of the parking structure, and also display your CSUF parking pass on your vehicle mirror
Any questions, please contact Bill Sampson @ (714) 300-5487
|Friday, November 8, 2019||
CSI: Orange County, Tours of OC Crime Lab and Coroner’s Facility
First, we’ll have a 2+ hour tour of the Orange County Crime Lab.The OC Crime Lab is a nationally recognized leader in the forensic science community.
This trip is sold out and they are taking a waiting list.
|Tuesday, December 3, 2019||
Festival of Lights & Tour of Historic Mission Inn
We will ride a bus to Riverside, then take a 75 minute walking tour of the historic Mission Inn, led by a docent from the Mission Inn Foundation. Shortly after our tours end, the Inn will be illuminated with 5 million dazzling lights and 200 animated characters, in a Winter Wonderland theme. This is the Festival of Light’s 27th year. The display features one of the largest light collections of its kind.
|Thursday, January 2, 2020||
OLLI VISITS THE 2020 ROSE PARADE FLOATS
|August 26 - September 8, 2020||
Alaska Denali Explorer CruiseTour
This trip consists of a cruise up the Inside Passage from Vancouver to Anchorage, then travel by train and bus from Anchorage to Fairbanks, with 4 days spent in the Denali Natl. Park region. The cruise portion includes stops at Juneau, Skagway and a native Tlingit village at Icy Strait Point, as well as a day spent cruising in Glacier Bay Natl. Park with a Natl. Park ranger providing commentary, and another day cruising the College Fjord, also with spectacular glaciers and wildlife. On the land portion, we will be able to travel by bus deep into Denali Natl Park, viewing lots of wildlife as well as the amazing mountain. In Fairbanks, we will learn about dog sledding and raising caribou, among other things, and will be able to visit the excellent Museum of the North at the Univ. of Alaska.