UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN River Falls

Trips, Clinics, and Events

climbing
 

Schedule    |    Fall Semester 2015

Event Date
Location Student Fee

Kayaking
(Open to All Students, Faculty, and Staff)

 September 5

Kinnickinnic River

$30-$40

 Kayaking
(Open for New Students Only)

 September 6

Kinnickinnic River

$30-$40 

Climb and Camp

September 19-20

Sandstone Quarry
Sandstone, MN

$55

Campus Camp-Out

September 26-27

UWRF Campus

FREE

Slack and Snack

October 6

UC Mall

FREE

Sunset Paddle

October 8

St. Croix River

$20

Horseback Trail Ride

October 17

TBD

$35

Ice Age Trail Backpacking

October 24-25

David Obey Interpretive Center
New Auburn, WI

$55

Dutch Oven Cooking

November 3

UC Fit pit

FREE

Mountain Biking

November 7

Lebanon Hills
Minneapolis, MN

$17

Ladies Night at the Wall

November 22

Knowles Center Climbing Wall

FREE

Crate Stacking

December 15

Knowles Center Climbing Wall

FREE

Trip & Event Details


Kayaking

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

Details:

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!

or

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!

Campus Campout

Date: 9/26/15 - 9/27/15

Location: UWRF Campus

Details: Want to try backpacking? Afraid of missing plumbing or your pillow? Well, give it a try right here on campus with our great staff, great food and awesome view of the stars.

Fee: TBD

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

 

Slack and Snack

Date: 10/6/15

Time: TBD

Location: UC Mall

Fee: FREE!

Details: TBD

Sunset Paddle

Date: 10/8/15

Location: St. Croix River

Online registration deadline:  TBD

Fee: TBD

Details: Paddle the scenic St Croix River as the sun sets over the horizon. Migratory birds use the St. Croix as a highway heading south. Our knowledgeable staff will teach a bit about paddling, the surrounding area, and get you all out to enjoy yourselves paddling as night sets in!


Horseback Trail Ride

Date: 10/17/2015

Location: TBD

Registration deadline: TBD

Fee: TBD

Details
TBD

Ice Age Trail Packing

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

Time: TBD

Location: David Obey Interpretive Center, New Auburn, WI

Fee: TBD

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 Fitpit

Fee: FREE!

Details: TBD

Mountain Biking

Date: 11/7/15

Location: Lebanon Hills Mountain Bike Area, MSP, Mn

Time: TBD

Details: TBD

 

Ladies night at the Wall

Date: 11/22/15

Time: TBD

Location: Knowles Center Climbing Wall

Fee: TBD

Details: Ladies Only Climb.

Crate Stacking

Date: 12/15/15

Location: Knowles Center Climbing Wall

Registration deadline:  TBD

Fee: TBD

Details: Check out this video to see what Crate Stacking is all about.

 




Contact Us

Recreation and Sport Facilities
Email us
715-425-4289
Event Calendar/Hours
Knowles Center/Hunt Arena
1110 S. Main Street

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