FOR THE GOAL OF SAFEGUARDING OUR COMMUNITY, THE STUDENT RECREATION CENTER IS CLOSED. ANNOUNCEMENTS REGARDING REOPENING WILL BE POSTED ON THE WEBSITE AND ON SOCIAL MEDIA WHEN CSU RELEASES DETAILS ABOUT REOPENING CAMPUS. Outdoor Program Courses have been suspended for the remainder of Spring Semester 2020. Relevant refunds are currently being processed for impacted members and will be contacted by fiscal staff when their refund is complete. This may take 4-8 weeks due to the volume of refunds. 

Summer Outdoor Program Courses are being planned at this time, and will be posted as soon as possible.
A group of participants summit a mountain in mexico on an outdoor trip.

Outdoor Trips

The Outdoor Program hosts a variety of trips throughout the year. Check out this semester’s offerings below, and sign up at the Service Center, or use our purchasing website to reserve your spot online. Learn more about our clinics!

Free In-House Clinics

The Outdoor Program hosts a variety of free clinics throughout the year as well as special events and certification classes. No need to reserve spaces in the free clinics, just stop by! View more information on our free clinics.

Outdoor Program Courses have been suspended for the remainder of Spring Semester 2020. See the top of this page for more information.

Join the Outdoor Program on adventures throughout Colorado! Our programs are designed to introduce you to the type of outdoors you want to experience—-rock climbing, backpacking, hiking, mountaineering, and so much more. Our information sheets are available by clicking on the orange link above to the Google Drive.

REEL ROCK Film Tour is held each fall semester and is hosted by the Outdoor Program. The annual traveling film festival hosts a compilation of outdoor adventure films and is screened in over 500 locations worldwide. From climbing and adventure films to personal stories of perseverance, the tour provides a space for students to gather and connect with one another. Tickets are available in September.
Currently there are no Wilderness First Responder (WFR) or Wilderness First Responder-Recertification (WFR-R) courses scheduled by the Outdoor Program in Campus Recreation. When courses are re-scheduled this webpage will be updated.
Please check the NOLS Wilderness Medicine webpage at: for other options.

The Outdoor Program in Campus Recreation is dedicated to creating a welcoming and inclusive environment for participants of all ability levels. It is our goal to provide support, assistance, and accommodation whenever possible to allow everyone to participate in Outdoor Program activities. Please contact Outdoor Program Assistant Director Rodney Ley at at the time of your registration to discuss options.