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.

Adaptive Trip Inquiries

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 rodney.ley@colostate.edu at the time of your registration to discuss options.

SPRING 2018 TRIPS  

Click the titles below to expand the boxes and read more about each trip.

Spring registration open as of January 16, 2018.

 

Fresh snow, no crowds, and endless lines – sounds like backcountry skiing! Our backcountry skiing class will take you to beautiful Cameron Pass up Poudre Canyon to learn the basics of backcountry skiing and avalanche safety including route selection, avalanche awareness, and local places to ski.

Download the trip info sheet here.

Ready to get off campus and have an adventure in the snow? Our snowshoeing trip lets you explore all that winter has to offer in a low-tech, easy-to-learn winter travel experience. Snowshoes and van transportation provided.

Download the trip info sheet here.

Winter is here! Now is the perfect time to get out in the snow and learn the fundamentals of alpine skiing or snowboarding. This class is geared toward beginners who want to learn the basic skills needed to enjoy resort skiing or riding.

Download the trip info sheet here.

Fresh snow, no crowds, and endless lines – sounds like backcountry skiing! Our backcountry skiing class will take you to beautiful Cameron Pass up Poudre Canyon to learn the basics of backcountry skiing and avalanche safety including route selection, avalanche awareness, and local places to ski.

Download the trip info sheet here.

Ready to get off campus and have an adventure in the snow? Our snowshoeing trip lets you explore all that winter has to offer in a low-tech, easy-to-learn winter travel experience. Snowshoes and van transportation provided.

Download the trip info sheet here.

Fresh snow, no crowds, and endless lines – sounds like backcountry skiing! Our backcountry skiing class will take you to beautiful Cameron Pass up Poudre Canyon to learn the basics of backcountry skiing and avalanche safety including route selection, avalanche awareness, and local places to ski.

Download the trip info sheet here.

Winter is here! Now is the perfect time to get out in the snow and learn the fundamentals of alpine skiing or snowboarding. This class is geared toward beginners who want to learn the basic skills needed to enjoy resort skiing or riding.

Download the trip info sheet here.

Fresh snow, no crowds, and endless lines – sounds like backcountry skiing! Our backcountry skiing class will take you to beautiful Cameron Pass up Poudre Canyon to learn the basics of backcountry skiing and avalanche safety including route selection, avalanche awareness, and local places to ski.

Download the trip info sheet here.

Vamos Outdoors is a Latinx-led program designed to connect cultures and challenge participants in the outdoors. Ready to get off campus and have an adventure in the snow? Our snowshoeing trip lets you explore all that winter has to offer, in a low-tech, easy-to-learn winter travel experience. Snowshoes and transportation provided.

Download the trip info sheet here.

Fresh snow, no crowds, and endless lines – sounds like backcountry skiing! Our backcountry skiing class will take you to beautiful Cameron Pass up Poudre Canyon to learn the basics of backcountry skiing and avalanche safety including route selection, avalanche awareness, and local places to ski.

Download the trip info sheet here.

Add a big dose of adventure to your winter—experience ice climbing and swing ice tools in Rocky Mountain National Park! This class will teach you the basics of waterfall ice climbing in a stunning location. Prepare for a long and strenuous day.

Download the trip info sheet here.

Spring Break is finally here! This three-day adventure will take you high into the Colorado State Forest near Cameron Pass to experience skiing in a high alpine environment. Our group will stay in cozy huts with wood burning stoves and fantastic views.

Download the trip info sheet here.

 

Spring Break is finally here! This three-day adventure will take you high into the Colorado State Forest near Cameron Pass to experience skiing in a high alpine environment. Our group will stay in cozy huts with wood burning stoves and fantastic views.

Download the trip info sheet here.

 

Fresh snow, no crowds, and endless lines – sounds like backcountry skiing! Our backcountry skiing class will take you to beautiful Cameron Pass up Poudre Canyon to learn the basics of backcountry skiing and avalanche safety including route selection, avalanche awareness, and local places to ski.

Download the trip info sheet here.

Ready to get off campus and have an adventure in the snow? Our snowshoeing trip lets you explore all that winter has to offer in a low-tech, easy-to-learn winter travel experience. Snowshoes and van transportation provided.

Download the trip info sheet here.

Sick of climbing in the gym all winter? Intro to Rock Climbing is the perfect chance to enjoy the spring weather and to learn a new skill for the summer season. This class will teach you essential climbing techniques and safety procedures to get you on the rock every weekend.

Download the trip info sheet here.

Placing gear, building anchors, and exploring new routes – get ready for a day of trad climbing! This class will help develop and expand your skills as a climber to explore the realm of traditional climbing including the fundamentals of leading on trad gear.

Download the trip info sheet here.

Vamos Outdoors is a Latinx-led program designed to connect cultures and challenge participants in the outdoors. Sick of climbing in the gym all winter? Intro to Rock Climbing is the perfect chance to enjoy the spring weather and to learn a new skill for the summer season. This class will teach you essential climbing techniques and safety procedures to get you on the rock every weekend.

Download the trip info sheet here.

Sick of climbing in the gym all winter? Intro to Rock Climbing is the perfect chance to enjoy the spring weather and to learn a new skill for the summer season. This class will teach you essential climbing techniques and safety procedures to get you on the rock every weekend.

Download the trip info sheet here.

Come explore the beauty of Rocky Mountain National Park! This hike meanders past stunning rock formations to the remote mountain cirques, with a view of towering, snow-covered peaks.

Download the trip info sheet here.

Do you want to fully experience the outdoors? Come enjoy exploring a local hiking trail with a brief yoga session at a special spot (no experience necessary).

 

Come explore the beauty of Rocky Mountain National Park! This hike meanders past stunning rock formations to the remote mountain cirques, with a view of towering, snow-covered peaks.

Download the trip info sheet here.

Placing gear, building anchors, and exploring new routes – get ready for a day of trad climbing! This class will help develop and expand your skills as a climber to explore the realm of traditional climbing including the fundamentals of leading on trad gear.

Download the trip info sheet here.