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Adventure Programs

Adventure Programs offers a broad range of trips and instructional courses that help you explore the beauty of Colorado. Call to schedule private trips, special group excursions or a custom adventure package. Our full-time, certified outdoor professionals can teach you the necessary skills for good decision-making in the great outdoors. Programs are structured with the highest regard for customer service, safety and preservation of the environment. Come talk to our outdoor staff at the Outdoor Recreation Complex and learn more about what adventures the Rocky Mountains have to offer.  

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Winter Activities

Fat Tire Bike Trips

When: February 20
Where: TBD Based on weather conditions
Time: 0800-1200
Cost: $20
 
 

Ski & Snowboard Tuning Clinic

Learn how to keep your skis or snowboard in tip top shape between services at our Ski Shop.
When: February 7
Where: Outdoor Recreation
Time: 1000 - 1200
Cost: $20
 

Snowshoe Trips

When: January 31
Where: Mueller State Park
Time: 0800 - 1500
Cost: $35
 
When: March 27
Where: Mueller State Park
Time: 0800 - 1500
Cost: $35
PT Options & Custom Programs

PT Options

We offer PT Climbing, Mountain Biking and Team Building.

Call 719-526-5176 to set up a new way to PT!

 

We can make any of our programs into a custom one!

Ice & Rock Based Programs

Open Climb Nights

Come climb with us every Friday and put your climbing skills to the test while learning from ODR's experts.

Where: Outdoor Recreation, BLDG 2429
Time: 1800 - 2000
Cost: FREE

 

Ice Climbing

In the Summer Colorado has magnificent water falls, in the winter they turn into the perfect  climbing venue.

When: January 16
Where: Helen Hunt Falls
Time: 0800 - 1300
Cost: $45
 
When: February 6
Where: Helen Hunt Falls
Time: 0800 - 1300
Cost: $45
 
When: March 20
Where: Helen Hunt Falls
Time: 0800 - 1300
Cost: $45

 

Climbing Wall Orientation

This introductory class covers knots, belay techniques & climbing communication. This class will get you certified to belay climbers at the indoor climbing walls on post. Class is held at Outdoor Recreation.

When:
January 7 & 21
February 4 & 18
March 4 & 18
April 1
Where: Outdoor Recreation, BLDG 2429
Time: 1800 - 2000
Cost: $25

Requirements: Must be 14 years or older

 

Lead Climbing Clinics

Looking to transition your indoor climbing to the outdoors? Sign up for this clinic!

When:
January 14
February 11 & 25
March 11
Where: Outdoor Recreation, BLDG 2429
Time: 1800 - 2000
Cost: $35

Requirements: Must be 14 years or older

Water Based Programs

Whitewater Rafting

The Arkansas River is one of the most commercially rafted rivers in the country. With miles of world-class whitewater, pristine canyons, & incredible wildlife; this family friendly programs has something for everyone!

Dates: We will return to the Arkansas River for trips in June 2021

 

Stand Up Paddle Board (SUP)

Stand up paddle board, SUP for short, has quickly become the fastest growing aquatic sport in the world. This relaxing activity is a great way to get out and explore some of Colorado's lakes. Our staff will teach the basics so that everyone in your family can get out and explore Colorado.

Dates:  This trip will be coming back in the summer of 2021

Requirements: Must be at least 14 years or older & be able to swim

More Outdoor Recreation

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War Dog Memorial 5K

Mar 13 8 am

Pikes Peak Challenge

Apr 1
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Colorfest

May 22 10 am - 2 pm

Colorfest

May 22 10 am - 2 pm
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