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JANUARY

13th Banff Mountain Film Festival
Tickets go on sale 9am, $12

14th Meet & Greet the OAC Staff
Come and find out more about the Outdoor Adventure Center and eat some FREE pancakes!
10:30am – until the food is gone.

16th Full Moon Snowshoe Tour
Big Springs, South Fork, 7pm
$5 for snowshoe rental

18th Cross Country Ski Tour
Join us for a day of touring up American Fork Canyon 10am – 2pm, $10 for equipment rental

22nd Kayak Roll Session
Provo Recreation Center
Open pool to practice, no formal instruction, $5 for pool rental and $5 for kayak rental (must pick up boat at the OAC and transport)

29th Winter Exploration Clinic
Come and learn the basics of winter travel and camping. OAC SC103h 5pm. FREE

31st – 1st Bridal Veil Falls Ice Festival
Bridal Veil Falls, Provo Canyon


FEBRUARY

8th Ice Climbing Clinic
Join us for an introduction to ice climbing at Bridal Veil Falls, $10 for equipment rental. 8am - noon

11th & 12th The Banff Mountain Film Festival
This is the film festival of the year if you like mountain adventure. Different outdoor films will be shown each night. UVU Ragan Theater, 7pm – 10pm, $12 a ticket

15th – 17th Cross-Country Ski Excursion, Bryce Canyon
We will stay at Ruby’s Inn and tour the park on skis. A beautiful place to enjoy winter and the red rock!
Price TBA

19th Kayak Roll Session
Provo Recreation Center
Open pool to practice, no formal instruction, $5 for pool rental and $5 for kayak rental (must pick up boat at the OAC and transport)

21st – 23rd Adventure Trip Leader
Avalanche Training
AIARE Level 1 avalanche course
the course costs $200 for students and $250 for the public.

25th Full Moon Cross Country Ski Tour
Ski by moon light up American Fork Canyon. $5 for ski equipment rental. 7pm

26th Outdoor Yoga Clinic
Come and learn how to fine-tune a yoga class outside. We will also talk about specific poses to help stretch after climbing, kayaking, backpacking or trail running. OAC, SC 103h, 5pm, FREE


MARCH

10th -15th SPRING BREAK
Havasupai Backpacking Excursion
Spend your spring break in “The Land of the Blue Water” playing in beautiful water falls in the desert. Price TBA
San Juan River Trip
Spring river trips are always a great way to get ready for summer! Float through some amazing country. Price TBA
Joshua Tree Climbing Trip
The time to get out of the cold and down into the warm desert to enjoy some climbing!!!
Price TBA

19th Kayak Roll Session
Provo Recreation Center
Open pool to practice, no formal instruction, $5 for pool rental and $5 for kayak rental (must pick up boat at the OAC and transport)

26th Outdoor Cooking Clinic
Learn how to use various types of stoves for different conditions and group needs. OAC, SC103h, 5pm, FREE

27th Canyon Bon Fire
Grab a date and join us for a fire up the canyon. We will roast hot dogs and marshmallows! FREE

28th – 30th Triassic Bouldering
Learn the basics of bouldering or come and fine-tune skills for summer climbing. You can come for the weekend or meet us down there on Saturday for demos and fun prizes! Prices TBA


APRIL

2nd – 6th Natural History Excursion Mojave Desert
This is an academic excursion, participants can earn one elective credit for biology or geology. Register for the class, then come to the OAC and sign up for the travel, food and group equipment costs. Price TBA

16th How to Plan an Extended Expedition
Learn how to plan, prepare, condition, and budget for longer trips, ranging from one week to three months. OAC, SC103h, FREE

23rd Kayak Roll Session
Provo Recreation Center
Learn how to roll, instruction provided, $5 for pool rental and $5 for kayak rental (must pick up boat at the OAC and transport)

25th Full Moon Canoe
Relax and enjoy some stress free fun before finals! 7pm, $5 for canoe rental.


ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

*Every Monday evening is UVU climbing night at The Quarry. Bring UVU ID and climb for only $5 from 6pm – 10pm.

**All trips require pre-registration. Please sign-up in the OAC, SC103h until March. After March 15th come and visit us in the new Student Life and Wellness building!

***If you didn’t know, UVU is getting a new climbing wall!!!!! It will open in the middle of March and be free to current students that are registered for more than 7 credits. The Outdoor Adventure Center will be managing the wall, feel free to come in and ask questions.

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