Clinics & Events

The Outdoor Program hosts a variety of free clinics throughout the year as well as special events and certification classes. Check out this semester's offerings below, and sign up at the Service Center, or use our purchasing website to reserve your spot online. No need to reserve spaces in the free clinics, just stop by!

CLINICS  

All clinics and shows are on Tuesday nights from 5-6 p.m in the Outdoor Resource Room

This presentation explores the avalanche awareness needs of winter recreationalists. 

Learn how avalanche beacons work and get some hands-on practice with an actual mock search!

This presentation explores the avalanche awareness needs of winter recreationalists.

Food never tastes as good as it does in the backcountry! Come learn the basics of backcountry cooking and eat what you learned. You’ll be fueled up for your next adventure.

Prepare yourself for the challenge of summiting one of Colorado’s iconic 14,000ft mountains. Discussion includes choosing the right mountain, safety, gear, and training.

SPRING 2018 EVENTS

  • BANFF Mountain Film Festival • February 23-25

BANFF Mountain Film Festival

  • BANFF Mountain Film Festival • February 23 - 25, 2018 • Doors open at 6pm, show starts at 7pm
    • Tickets: available at CSUtix.com (Students $13, General Public $17)

WILDERNESS FIRST RESPONDER

The gold standard of wilderness medical care is the 80-hour Wilderness First Responder certificate. The Outdoor Program has partnered with the Wilderness Medicine Institute of NOLS in this certification to deliver the highest quality course available. Request more information on costs, registration and location by contacting the Outdoor Program at campusrec_op@mail.colostate.edu.

  • Wilderness First Responder
    • May 14 - 23, 2018
    • July 16 - 25, 2018

Maintain the first level of wilderness medicine care with this 24-hour course.  The Wilderness Medicine Institute of NOLS will recertify most current WFR certificate holders. Request more information on costs, registration and location by contacting the Outdoor Program at campusrec_op@mail.colostate.edu.

  • Wilderness First Responder Recert
    • May 25 - 27, 2018
    • July 27 - 29, 2018