Outdoor Adventures

Mission statement

It is the mission of Outdoor Adventures to foster personal growth and a spirit of adventure for the UAF community through education, experience and accessibility in the wilderness of Alaska and right here on campus.


Brooks Range

Outdoor Adventures Hours

Outdoor Adventures fall/winter hours are Monday and Friday Noon-6pm,  and Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday Noon-5pm.

We are closed on the weekends so rent on Friday, at a  weekend rate, to have great gear on the weekends.

Avalanche awarness

Safety classes

We organize a wide variety of outdoor safety training for both our staff and members of the university community.

Outdoor adventures trip river rafting

Outdoor Adventure Trips

Experienced university staff and student leaders lead trips throughout Alaska year round.  Check out our full semester of trip offerings.


Students ice climbing

Academic classes

Outdoor Adventures also offers a variety of classes ranging from Ice Climbing to Mountaineering, Wilderness First Aid and Advanced Wilderness Leadership.

Wilderness welcome


Participate in our Rocktober program! Throughout the month of October attempt to climb a vertical mile alone or with a partner.