Trips, Clinics, and Events


Schedule    |    Fall Semester 2015

Event Date
Location Student Fee

(Open to All Students, Faculty, and Staff)

 September 5

Kinnickinnic River


(Open for New Students Only)

 September 6

Kinnickinnic River


Climb and Camp

September 19-20

Sandstone Quarry
Sandstone, MN


Slack and Snack

October 6

2-5pm @ the UC Mall


Sunset Paddle

October 8

St. Croix River


Day Climb at Red Wing

October 17

Red Wing, MN


Ice Age Trail Backpacking

October 24-25

David Obey Interpretive Center
New Auburn, WI


Dutch Oven Cooking

November 3

UC Fit pit from 5-8pm


Mountain Biking Day Trip

November 7

Lebanon Hills
Eagan, MN


Ladies Night at the Wall

December 1

Knowles Center Climbing Wall from 7-9pm


Crate Stacking

December 14

Knowles Center Climbing Wall from 7-9pm


Trip & Event Details


Fee: Upper Kinni - $30 for students, $35 for faculty/staff/guest; Lower Kinni - $40 for students, $45 for faculty/staff/guest 

Date(s): 9/5/15 for all students, faculty and staff; 9/6/15 for new students only (WOW event)

Location: Kinnickinnic River


Paddle the upper Kinni for 2 Hours. Paddle through shaded glens and sweeping turns to see some of the best fishing areas right in the city of River Falls!


Paddle the lower Kinni for 3 Hours. Put in at Glen Park and Kayak the lower Kinni's gorgeous gorges! Take out at Kinni State Park. This is a beautiful way to see the Kinni River and surrounding area.

Climb and Camp

Date: 9/19/15 - 9/20/15

Location: Sandstone, Mn

Fee: TBD

Details: Camp out and climb in historic Robinson Quarry, once an active Sandstone mining operation, now it is one of the fastest growing and highest rated climbing areas in the Midwest. Fall Colors may be starting to peak and the quarry is a perfect place to see them!

Slack and Snack

Date: 10/6/2015

Location: UC Mall

Details: Slacklines are popping up all over the place and we'll have one setup in the UC Mall for students to try for free from 2-5pm!

Fee: Free!


Day Climb at Red Wing

Date: 10/17/2015

Time: TBD

Location: Red Wing, MN

Fee: $30

Details: Come and experience a full day of climbing at one of the most popular climbing areas in the midwest!

Ice Age Trail Packing

Date: 10/24/15 - 10/25/15

Time: TBD

Location: David Obey Interpretive Center, New Auburn, WI

Fee: $55 for students

Details: Come see an incredible section of northern Wisconsin along the Chippewa Moraine. The Ice Age Trail Follows the farthest reaches of the glaciers. This easy hiking trail takes you through upland meadows to spruce bogs and nearly everything in between.

Dutch Oven Cooking

Date: 11/3/15

Location: UC Firepit

Fee: FREE!

Details: Learn to Dutch Oven cook from 5-7pm and stick around for S'mores from 7-9pm!

Mountain Biking

Date: 11/7/15

Location: Lebanon Hills Mountain Bike Area, Eagan, MN

Time: TBD

Details: Grab one of our mountain bikes and hit the trails with our experienced mountain biking trip leaders.  they'll get you from start to finish with as little mud on your clothes as possible...


Ladies night at the Wall

Date: 12/1/15

Time: 7-9pm

Location: Knowles Indoor Climbing Wall

Fee: Free!

Details: Round up the girls and come climb at the Knowles Indoor Climbing Wall.  No Boys Allowed.

Crate Stacking

Date: 12/14/15

Time:  7-9pm

Location: Knowles Indoor Climbing Wall

Fee: Free!

Details: Check out this video to see what Crate Stacking is all about.  No registration, no fees, just you and some crates.  Stack 'em!


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