Outdoor Programs Trips & Classes

Outdoor Programs provides Student Recreation Center members with a variety of trips and classes throughout the year.  Join our Outdoor Programs Instructors on a trip – from warm weather activities like rock climbing, backpacking, and hiking, to winter adventures such skiing and snowshoeing! All trips include transportation, equipment, instruction, and more! Registration is available online or in-person at the Rec.

Sign up for a Free Outdoor Class with us throughout the semester and learn a variety of skills like backcountry cooking, navigation, avalanche awareness, and more.  Classes take place during the week at the Outdoor Resource Room near the Climbing Wall.

Upcoming Trips & Classes:

January 30, 2023 – Spring 2023 - Free Outdoor Class - Avalanche Awareness
February 4, 2023 – Spring 2023 - Intro to Backcountry Skiing - Session 2
February 4, 2023 – Spring 2023 - Learn to Ski / Snowboard - Session 2
February 5, 2023 – Spring 2023 - Full Moon Intro to Cross Country Ski - Session 1
February 6, 2023 – Spring 2023 - Free Outdoor Class - Wax & Tune Your Skis/Snowboard
February 11, 2023 – Spring 2023 - Intro to Cross Country Skiing - Session 2
February 11, 2023 – Spring 2023 - Snowshoeing Day Hike - Session 3
February 12, 2023 – Spring 2023 - Intro to Backcountry Skiing - Session 3
February 12, 2023 – Spring 2023 - Learn to Ski / Snowboard - Session 3

Outdoor Programs hosts a variety of other activities and events such as the BANFF Mountain Film Festival and the NOLS Wilderness First Responder training and certification. Check out the other tabs underneath Outdoor Programs to learn more!

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 Andy Nelson at (970) 491-0964.