Trips and Skill Classes

Call (406) 243-5172 or visit us in person for more information on trips, classes, and outdoor recreation needs. The Outdoor Program is located on the northeast corner of the Fitness and Recreation Center. Online registration is available at https://register.campusrec.umt.edu.

Click on the Trip / Class name below for details about a program, and check back often to see the latest schedule!

FEBRUARY 2016

Date(s) Trip / Class Registration Deadline Description Cost
2/2, 2/3, 2/6 & 2/7 Level 1 Avalanche Class (Rattlesnake) Limited spots, register early. Follows the Level 1 guidelines of the American Avalanche Association. $240
2/3 Information Session: Mountaineering & Trekking in Peru -- Find out more about this study abroad trip of a lifetime! 5pm at the Outdoor Program. --
2/4 Ski & Snowboard Maintenance Clinic 2/2 6-7pm at the Outdoor Program workbench. A hands-on clinic to tune up your winter gear. $15
2/6 Cross-Country Ski Outing 2/2 Enjoy a day out cross-country skiing! Pretrip Meeting is 2/3 at 5pm. $40
2/7 Snowshoe Outing 2/2 Get out and brighten your winter! Pretrip Meeting is 2/3 at 6pm. $40
2/11 Ski & Snowboard Maintenance Clinic 2/9 6-7pm at the Outdoor Program workbench. A hands-on clinic to tune up your winter gear. $15
2/12 - 2/15 Fernie Alpine Resort Ski Trip 2/8 Presidents Weekend Ski Trip to Fernie! Includes 2-day lift ticket, lodging and transportation. $345
2/12 - 2/15 Cross-Country Ski Weekend in Glacier National Park 2/10 Enjoy touring in the North Fork area of Glacier National Park over Presidents Weekend! $225
2/18 - 2/21 Level 1 Avalanche Class (Lost Trail) Limited spots, register early. Follows the Level 1 guidelines of the American Avalanche Association. $200
2/25 - 2/28 Level 1 Avalanche Class (Lost Trail) Limited spots, register early. Follows the Level 1 guidelines of the American Avalanche Association. $200
2/27 Cross-Country Ski Outing 2/23 Enjoy a day out cross-country skiing! Pretrip Meeting is 2/24 at 5pm. $40

MARCH 2016

Date(s) Trip / Class Registration Deadline Description Cost
3/1, 3/3, 3/6, & 3/7 Level 1 Avalanche Class (Rattlesnake) Limited spots, register early Follows the Level 1 guidelines of the American Avalanche Association. $240
3/8 and 3/10 Rock Climbing: Leading & Beyond 3/6 Take your climbing to the next level! 7-10pm at the wall. $30
3/13 Rock Climbing Comp at the Wall! -- 11am-3pm at the Wall. Come climb new routes and cheer on your friends! $25 / $33
3/19 Intro to Mountaineering 3/16 Learn about trip planning, rope travel, self-arrest, anchors, and more. $50
3/20 Fundamentals of Rock Climbing 3/17 All-day field trip to Ratttler Gulch. $42
Begins 3/22 Fundamentals of Whitewater Kayaking 3/16 Learn to kayak on moving water, with emphasis on proper technique and boat safety. $185
Begins 3/24 Fly Fishing Class 3/21 Learn to fly fish from the experts at Missoulian Angler. $65

APRIL 2016

Date(s) Trip / Class Registration Deadline Description Cost
4/3 - 4/9 Capitol Reef Backpacking Trip 3/21 Spring Break! Spend the week backpacking through the canyons and desert of Capitol Reef. $375
4/12, 14, 19, 21 Bike Maintenance Class 4/10 6-8pm at the Outdoor Program workbench. Learn how to maintain and keep your bike in top shape. $50
Begins 4/15 ACA Whitewater Kayak Instructor Course -- $395
Begins 4/19 Fundamentals of Whitewater Kayaking 4/15 Learn to kayak on moving water, with emphasis on proper technique and boat safety. $185
4/22 - 24 Swiftwater Rescue Technician Course -- $295

Previous Programs: JANUARY 2016

Date(s) Trip / Class Registration Deadline Description Cost
1/26 & 1/28 Avalanche Awareness Workshop -- Two evening lectures and an optional all day field trip on 1/31. Free/$12
1/30

Cross-Country Ski Outing

1/26 Enjoy a day out cross-country skiing. Pretrip Meeting is 1/27 at 5pm.  $40