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Trips with Outdoor Adventures present a great chance to get outside and experience all that Alaska has to offer. No experience is necessary, just a good attitude and a desire to get out and explore. If you have any questions or would like to sign up for one of our trips swing by our office or give us a call. Trip listings and information can be found Here

The Ice Tower is Closed for the Season.

The ice has become rotten and is melting and breaking away fast, so we have closed for the season. Thanks for a great season of ice climbing!

Spring 2018 Youth Climbing Program Open for Registration!

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Fairbanks Flash-Competitive Youth Climbing Team:

The Fairbanks Flash-Competitive Youth Climbing Team gives climbers the chance to compete with other youth climbing teams in our Region: Alaska/Washington, Division: 1. Practices are specifically aimed at teaching each climber the skills and technique he or she needs in order to compete at USA Climbing sanctioned competitions. During practice, our coach works with each athlete to prevent injury, maximize climbing time, pinpoint strengths and weaknesses, motivate, inspire, and promote a healthy team environment.

  • Offered: Tuesdays and Thursdays 4:30pm - 6:30pm (January 16th - May 3rd)
  • Cost: $375/semester (30 sessions - No practice on March 13th and 15th because of Spring Break)
  • Space limited to 10 students
  • Minimum age: 10 years old
  • Coach: Travis Russel 

 

Homeschool Climb:

This midday session is a great overall introduction to the fundamentals of rock climbing. Topics will include awareness of surroundings, communication skills, climbing equipment, knots, rope handling, rappelling, and various climbing techniques.

  • Offered: Tuesdays and Thursdays 1pm - 3pm (January 16th - May 3rd)
  • Cost: $350/semester (30 sessions - No practice on March 13th and 15th because of Spring Break)
  • Space limited to 10 students
  • Minimum age: 8 years old
  • Coach: Travis Russel

 

Rec Climbing Club:

This after-school climbing session aims to teach basic rock climbing skills and technique through top rope climbing and bouldering indoors. We also encourage communication, teamwork, problem solving, trust, and confidence through climbing with a small group of climbers. We want to grow a lifelong appreciation of climbing in our participants.

  • Offered: Wednesdays 4:30pm - 6:30pm (January 17th - May 2nd)
  • Cost: $200/semester (15 sessions - No practice on March 14th because of Spring Break)
  • Space limited to 10 students
  • Minimum age: 8 years old
  • Coach: Emily Smola

 

Jr. Climb:

The Jr. climbing program aims to get younger children involved with rock climbing. They will have a great time learning basic climbing skills through fun games and activities at the climbing wall. This is a great opportunity for young climbers to develop their skills and getting some exercise! No experience is required. Sessions are offered every other Saturday beginning on January 13th. 

  • Offered: Saturdays 9:30 - 10:15am
    • 1/13/2018
    • 1/27/2018
    • 2/10/2018
    • 2/24/2018
    • 3/10/2018
  • Cost: $10/session (5 sessions)
  • Space limited to 8 students
  • Minimum age: 4 years old
  • Maximum age: 7 years old
  • Coach: Becky Sobah
  • For more info contact Coach Becky: becky272@hotmail.com

 

How to Sign up:

PRE - Registration is required for all programs at the SRC front desk in person or over the phone (907-474-5886). You may also register at Outdoor Adventures (907-474-6027). Payment is required at time of registration.

Contact Information

Outdoor Adventures

UAF SRC 105

414 Tanana Loop

PO Box 757450

Fairbanks, AK 99775

(907) 474-6027

uaf-oa-staff@alaska.edu 

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