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.

MAY 2015

Date(s) Trip / Class Registration Deadline Description Cost
5/1 Deposit Due: Study Abroad in Peru 5/1 A $200 deposit is due for the "Mountaineering & Trekking in Peru" study abroad trip.  $200
5/18 - 5/22 ACA Whitewater Kayak Instructor Course 5/1 An instructor development workshop for teaching on whitewater. $395
5/30 Lochsa Rafting Trip 5/28 Experience some of the best class IV whitewater in the country. $95

JUNE 2015

Date(s) Trip / Class Registration Deadline Description Cost
6/4 Lochsa Rafting Trip 6/1 Experience some of the best class IV whitewater in the country. $95
6/5 - 6/9 ACA Whitewtaer Kayak Instructor Course 5/29 Improve your kayaking technique to become a certified instructor. $395
6/7 Lochsa Rafting Trip 6/4 Experience some of the best class IV whitewater in the country. $95
6/20 Ch-Paa-Qn Day Hike 6/19 A moderate 8-mile hike to a beautiful summit west of Missoula. $35
6/24 Blackfoot River Rafting Trip 6/20 Spend the day whitewater rafting on the beautiful Blackfoot River. $65
6/27 Alberton Gorge Rafting Trip 6/23 Spend the day whitewater rafting through the Alberton Gorge. $65
6/28 Alberton Gorge Rafting Trip 6/23 Spend the day whitewater rafting through the Alberton Gorge. $65

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
7/12 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

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

Previous Programs: APRIL 2015

Date(s) Trip / Class Registration Deadline Description Cost
4/9 - 5/2 Fly Fishing Class 4/6 Learn the fundamentals of fly fishing with hands-on classroom learning and field trips. $65
4/14 - 4/23 Bike Maintenance Class 4/12 A comprehensive, hands-on class for maintaining and fixing your bike. $50
4/16 - 5/2 Fundamentals of Whitewater Kayaking 4/14 A great way to learn to kayak on moving water in a progressive class. $185
4/17, 18, 19 Swiftwater Rescue Technician 4/7 Certification course that emphasizes safety, rescue systems, avoiding hazards, and more. $295
4/19 Fundamentals of Rock Climbing 4/16 An all-day field class learning the basics of rock climbing. $42