Trips and Skill Classes

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

Note: Fall 2015 programming will be listed by August 15th. Check back soon!

AUGUST 2015

Date(s) Trip / Class Registration Deadline Description Cost
8/8 - 9 Lolo Peak Backpacking Trip 8/3 Explore this magnificent peak and surrounding alpine meadows. $75
8/15 - 16 Alberton Gorge Rafting & Rock Climbing Overnight Trip 8/12 A multi-element overnight trip on the Clark Fork River. $125
8/22 - 26 Freshman Wilderness Experience 7/1 For incoming freshman only, spend 4 days in the wilderness before your UM career begins. $150
8/26 Alberton Gorge Rafting Trip 8/21 Spend the day whitewater rafting through the Alberton Gorge. $65
8/30 Alberton Gorge Rafting Trip 8/25 Spend the day whitewater rafting through the Alberton Gorge. $65

SEPTEMBER 2015

Date(s) Trip / Class Registration Deadline Description Cost
9/4 - 9/7 Bass Creek - Kootenai Backpack Trip 8/31 Enjoy a 22-mile loop in the Bitterroot National Forest! $95
9/7 Ch-Paa-Qn Day Hike 9/2 A moderate 8-mile hike to a beautiful summit west of Missoula. $35
Begins 9/10 Fundamentals of Whitewater Kayaking 9/8 Learn strokes, how to read whitewater, the roll, and more. $185
Begins 9/10 Fly Fishing Class 9/8 Learn the techniques and get out fishing on the river. $65
9/11, 12, 13 Whitewater Rescue Technician Course 9/8 For boaters and guides to become certified in whitewater rescue. $295
9/12 - 9/13 Lolo Peak Backpacking Trip 9/8 Explore this magnificent peak and surrounding alpine meadows. $75
9/15, 17, 22, 24 Bike Maintenance Class 9/10 6-8pm at the Outdoor Program. Learn how to clean, fix, and maintain all parts of your bike. $50
9/18 - 20 Backpack Glacier National Park 9/15 Hike and camp in the beautiful backcountry of Glacier. $175
9/20 Little St. Joe Day Hike 9/16 A moderate day hike with great views of the Bitterroot Range. $35
Begins 9/29 Fundamentals of Whitewater Kayaking 9/23 Learn strokes, how to read whitewater, the roll, and more. $185

OCTOBER 2015

Date(s) Trip / Class Registration Deadline Description Cost
10/3 - 10/4 Grave Peak/Wind Lakes Backpack 9/28 $75
10/6, 8 Rock Climbing: Leading & Beyond 10/5 5-8pm at the Wall. Take your climbing to the next level. $30
10/11 Ch-paa-qn Day Hike 10/7 Enjoy a moderate 8-mile hike to a beautiful summit west of Missoula. $35

PREVIOUS PROGRAMS: JULY 2015

Date(s) Trip / Class Registration Deadline Description Cost
7/11 Alberton Gorge Rafting Trip 7/7 Spend the day whitewater rafting through the Alberton Gorge. $65
7/15 Alberton Gorge Rafting Trip 7/10 Spend the day whitewater rafting through the Alberton Gorge. $65
7/16, 21, 23, 28, 30, 8/1 Fundamentals of Whitewater Kayaking 7/14 Learn strokes, how to read whitewater, the roll, and more. $185
7/17 - 19 Backpack Glacier National Park 7/15 Hike and camp in the beautiful backcountry of Glacier. $175
7/24 & 26 Intro to Rock Climbing Class 7/22 Learn the basics of rock climbing. $45
7/25 Blackfoot River Cleanup 7/22 Volunteer to clean up the beautiful Blackfoot River. FREE