OA is Hiring!

Like the outdoors? Want to try your hand at guiding trips? Check out this awesome student job. Outdoor Adventures is looking for an adventurous student interested in guiding trips and working with outdoor equipment. Find out more at uakjobs. Quick link: https://www.uakjobs.com/applicants/Central?quickFind=85517 

Outdoor Adventures Internship

To apply please E-mail your resume and cover letter to Sam Braband at sjbraband@alaska.edu or drop it off at the Outdoor Adventures Office on Copper Lane by Friday, September 19th

This position is designed to provide a student with an opportunity to get involved with the Outdoor Adventures program.   During the internship the student will gain experience leading outdoor trips, instructing outdoor pursuits such as climbing and skiing, and gaining insight into the running of a university outdoor program.

To complete this internship the student will be expected to:

-Commit to being involved with Outdoor Adventures for one school year. (Sept-May)

-Attend 1 trip or weekend program per month on which they will help the trip leader to facilitate the experience and help with instruction

-Commit to 2 hours a week in the OA office or Climbing Facilities in an effort to learn the rental system, trip preparation and help to instruct certification classes at the climbing wall

After the successful completion of the one year internship Outdoor Adventures will pay for the intern to attend the UAF Wilderness First Responder course in the Maymester. ($823 dollar value)     

Find Adventure this Fall!

Sign up for fall trips

Trip sign ups will open up September 4th at 10am in the Outdoor Adventure office. Can't make it into the office? Give us a call and sign up over the phone (907-474-6027). Check our trips HERE. Or check out some of our great classes HERE.

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 

Check out our Follow Me on Pinterest boards to see some of the gear we rent and things that interest us.
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