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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

Coming back in January 2022
 

Ski & Snowboard Tuning Clinic

Coming back in November 2021
 

Snowshoe Trips

Coming back in December 2021
PT Options & Custom Programs

PT Options

Programs designed specifically as an alternative to PT for soldiers at Fort Carson, while allowing soldiers to experience the great outdoor recreation opportunities Colorado has to offer. 

  • Mountain Biking $15
  • Climbing $10

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

Must be at ODR by 1830

Cost: FREE
 

Ice Climbing

Coming back in January 2022

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:

June 17 @ Ivy Gym

7/1, 7/15, 7/29, 8/12, 8/19, 9/2,  9/16, 9/30

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:
6/10, 7/8, 8/5, 9/9
 
Where: Ivy Gym
Time: 1800 - 2000
Cost: $35

Requirements: Must be 14 years or older

Crack Climbing Clinics

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

When:
6/24, 7/22, 8/26, 9/23
 
Where: Outdoor Recreation, BLDG 2429
Time: 1800 - 2000
Cost: $35

Requirements: Must be 14 years or older

Outdoor Rock Climbing

This summer we will be taking you all over the front range for a great range of climbing experiences.

When & Where:

6/19 Evening in the Garden

6/26 Turkey Rocks Crack Climbing

7/17 Evening in the Garden

7/18 - 7/19 Via Ferrata in Telluride

7/25 Red Rock Open Space

8/21 Evening in the Garden

9/4 11 Mile Canyon

9/11 - 9/12 Via Ferrata in Ouray

9/26 Turkey Rocks Crack Climbing

10/9 Shelf Road

10/16  11 Mile Canyon

11/16 Shelf Road

Price: $45 - $225

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: 6/12, 7/3, 7/17, 7/31, 8/7, 8/14

Time: 0700-1400

Price: $85

Must know how to swim well. Ages 8 and older.

 

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.

June 5, 0800-1530 $65

SUP with your Pup

July 3, 1000-1400, $45

SUP Yoga

August 21, 1000-1400, $45

SUP on a Lazy River

August 23, 0800-1530, $65

Requirements: Must be at least 12 years or older & be able to swim

More Outdoor Recreation

Freedom Fest

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Jul 2 5 pm - 10 pm
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Freedom Fest

Drum Roll Please!!!!! And the HEADLINER at Freedom Fest is.......

Freedom Fest 2021 Instagram.jpg

Jul 2 5 pm - 10 pm
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