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Colorado is the perfect setting to enjoy the great outdoors. That's why our Outdoor Program offers a variety of trips and courses, so you can get outside and enjoy everything our beautiful state has to offer!
Courses include avalanche safety, skiing, snowshoeing and more.
Visit a national park during fall, spring and summer breaks.
Learn the basics of fly fishing on Colorado rivers and streams.
The CU Outdoor Program offers a wide variety of hiking and backpacking courses.
Courses include beginner to advanced climbing instruction and techniques.
Learn the basics of kayaking in the pool and on the river.
Learn the basics of mountain biking, and explore local trails.
Courses include outdoor climbing trips and techniques for bouldering and rope climbs.
Courses include beginner to advanced scuba, including refreshers.
Join a free workshop to learn a variety of outdoor skills.
Earn your Wilderness First Responder certification.
Thank you to our sponsors!
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Climbing Gym & Rental Fall Hours
Fall and Winter Break Hours:
Nov. 30–Dec. 18:
Dec. 19–Jan. 3: Closed
Main Student Recreation Center
Reservations are now required to use all areas of the Main Student Recreation Center.
Make a Reservation
WIlliams Village Rec Center
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