Trips, Clinics, and Events

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Schedule    |    Spring 2015

Event Date
Location Student Fee

Snowshoe Trip (new students only)

 January 25

 Kinni River Trails


CC Ski Clinic and Trip #1

January 30 & 31

FOA/Campus & Kinnickinnick State Park


Ice Climbing Trip

February 7 & 8

Sandstone, MN


Showshoe Trip (all students)

February 16

Kinni River Trails


CC Ski Clinic & Trip #2

February 20 & 21

FOA/Campus & Willow River State Park


Bike Mechanic Clinic

Mondays in March

FOA Bike Shop


Climbing Competition

March 8

Knowles Climbing Wall


Backcountry Cooking Clinic

April 1

UC Fit Pit


Rock Climbing

April 24

Red Wing, MN


Canoe/Camping Trip

May 9 - 10

Namekagon River


Backpacking Trip

June 4 - 7

Lake Superior Hiking Trail


Trip & Event Details

Snowshoe Trips

Fee: Free!

Date(s): Sunday, January 25 @ 1:00pm (new students only) and Monday, February 16 @ 2:00pm-5:00pm (all students welcome)

Location: Kinni River Trails

CC Ski Clinics + Trips

Clinic #1: Friday, Jan 30 – 1:00-2:30pm (location:FOA/Campus)  - Trip #1: Saturday, Jan 31 – Kinnickinnic State Park, 1pm-4pm

Clinic #2: Friday, Feb 20 – 1:00-2:30pm (location: FOA/Campus) - Trip #2: Saturday, Feb 21 – Willow River State Park, 1pm-4pm

*Register online by Friday of clinic date at 8:00am *No pre-trip Meeting - info provided on Friday @ clinic

Fee: $15 for UWRF Student -$25 for UWRF fac/staff/guest

Includes 1 hour of instruction at clinic, transportation, gear, snacks, and trip leader

Ice Climbing Trip

Date: February 7 & 8

Location: Sandstone, MN

Register by: Monday, Feb 2 @ 11pm

Pre Trip Meeting: Tuesday, Feb 3 @ 6pm 

Fee: $80.00 for UWRF students -$90.00 for UWRF fac/staff/guest

-Includes transportation, gear, lodging, three meals, & trip leaders


Bike Mechanic Clinic

Date: Mondays in March (March 2, 9, 23, 30)

Time: 2:00-4:00pm

Location: FOA Bike Shop

Fee: $45 for UWRF Student (includes book) 

Climbing Competition

Date: Sunday, March 8, 4:00-8:00pm

Location: Knowles Center Climbing Wall

Online registration deadline:  Friday, March 6 @ Noon

Onsite registration: 3:30pm

Fee: $10 for UWRF Student -$20 for Public  

Backcountry Cooking

Date: Wednesday, April 1

Time: 5:00-7:00pm

Location: UC Fire Pit

Fee: FREE! 

Rock Climbing

Date: Friday, April 24, 3:00pm-8:00pm

Location: Barns Bluff / Red Wing, MN

Registration Deadline:  Monday, April 20 @ 11pm 

Pre-trip meeting: Tuesday, April 21 @ 6pm

Fee: $25 for UWRF Student -$35 for UWRF fac/staff/guest

Includes transportation, gear, snacks, student trip leaders 

Ultimate Falcon Challenge

No longer accepting registrations. Unfortunately, due to a magnitude of unforeseen encounters, the Ultimate Falcon Challenge is cancelled. We apologize for the inconvenience and hope you will continue to participate in future Campus Recreation sponsored events. Thank you.

UW – River Falls Campus Recreation

Canoe-Camp Trip

Registration deadline: Monday, May 4 @ 11pm

Trip Date: Saturday, May 9 - Sunday, May 10

Location: Namekagon River

Fee: $80 for UWRF student, $90 fac/staff/guests

Mandatory pre-trip meeting: Tuesday, May 5 @ 6pm, UC Chippewa River Room   Trip Fee Includes: Includes transportation, canoe rental, gear, three meals, & trip leaders

Description: Come spend a weekend with FOA on the beautiful Namekagon, take a paddle down the river, camp for the night and paddle a bit the next day, scenic campsite and great sunrise. Pre-registration required. In case of severe weather, participants will be contacted in advance and trip will be re-scheduled or refunded.

Backpacking Trip

Date: Thursday, June 4 – Sunday, June 7

Location: Superior Hiking Trail

Registration deadline:  June 1 @ 12pm

Pre-Trip meeting: June 1, @ 5pm, FOA rental center

Fee: $80 for UWRF student -$90 for UWRF fac/staff/guest 

Trip Fee Includes: transportation, gear, five meals, & trip leaders

Description: Hike and camp along the scenic Superior Hiking Trail, known as one of the five best hikes in the US. Look for scenic views of Lake Superior, waterfalls, forests, and wildlife.

Pre-registration required. In case of severe weather, participants will be contacted in advance and trip will be re-scheduled or refunded.

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