Find Your Alaskan Adventure This Summer

With Outdoor Adventures!

 

Intro to Arctic Backpacking

June 13-22 (1 Credit)

Start your summer with an adventure up North!

This is a week long backpacking class into the remote Gates of the Arctic National Park.  We will drive north of the Arctic Circle and learn about exploring and hiking in this isolated environment.  We will cover trip logistics and planning before the trip.  While out we will discuss navigation, route finding, river crossing, and other aspects of hiking in the Arctic.

                               

 

 

 

Hutlinana Hot Springs

April 11-12 (Students: $125, Faculty/Staff/Alumni: $167)

End the winter season in a wilderness hot spring. We hope to ski the seven miles into the hot springs and enjoy the warm and enjoy the warm springtime sunshine on this classic interior trip

Rock Climbing

May 4 (Students: $55, Faculty/Staff/Alumni: $72)

The sun is warm and the rock is dry. Come out on this early season venture to the local crag. Haven’t tried rock climbing? No problem, this is a trip for all levels of experience.

Reindeer Hills Float

May 9-10 (Students: $118, Faculty/Staff/Alumni: $154)

This scenic float winds through the Alaska Range near Denali Park. We will put in on the Denali Highway and float back to the Parks Highway at Windy Bridge. There are nice gravel bars to camp on, and great opportunities for side hikes into the hills

Rent Outdoor Gear for Your Next Adventure!

Rent equipment from Outdoor Adventures and go find your next adventure! Enjoy the sunshine, fresh air, and great Alaskan outdoors with friends for reasonably low prices! We have cross-country skis, snowshoes, mountaineering boots and so much more. Check out what we have to offer under the Rental Rates link above!

Contact Information

519 Copper Ln.

PO Box 757450

Fairbanks, AK 99775

(907) 474-6027

uaf-oa-staff@alaska.edu 

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