Spring 2017 Trip Schedule!

Registration begins Jan. 17th! Sign up at our office or over the phone at (907)474-6027 

 

 

Spring 2017 Trips

 

Faculty, Staff, & Alumni

Jan.

 

Students

21

Goldstream Valley Ski and Snack

$15

$18

 

Come out with us on an afternoon ski through the beautiful Goldstream Valley.  We will follow the trails as they wind through the forested trails along the creek.  We will end the ski at Ivory Jacks, a unique local restaurant, where the skier will have earned their tasty snack and warm beverage. 

   

29

Angel Creek Ski and Soak

$25

$30

 

The Angel Creek valley provides a great location for a mid-winter ski.  The trail winds through the forest and tundra up this beautiful valley.  After a day out on the trail we will head a few miles down the road for a relaxing soak in the hot springs.  (pool pass not included in the trip price) 

 

Feb.

 

 

 

 5

Tanana Lakes Ice Skating

 $15 $18 

 

We will head outside to Tanana Lakes Rec Area to take advantage of the ice skating trails and rink that they maintain during the winter months.  Ice skates are provided if you need them or bring your own if you have them.  

 

 

 12

Banff Mountain Film Festival

 $10 $12 

 

This annual event helps Fairbanksians survive the winter blues. Come and enjoy a night of action packed films from around the world. Tickets are on sale at the beginning of the semester. Event begins at 6PM in the Davis Concert Hall.  Prices listed are for tickets bought in advance for students and general admission.

 

 

 24

 Ice Jam

FREE

 $10

 

Celebrate Winter Carnival with us by participating in a speed based ice climbing competition. Everyone is welcome to come out and give the competition a try regardless of experience.  All the equipment and expertise is provided for those who are newer to ice climbing or don't have their own gear.     

 

 

 26

Ice Climbing

 $50

$60 

 

Come out to the Denali area for a day of ice climbing on a frozen waterfall.  The ice should be getting fat and fun for climbing by this weekend in late February.  All levels of experience are welcome on this great day out.  

 

 

Mar.

 

 

 

4

Skiland Ski Shuttle

$5

$10

 

Take advantage of warmer weather and your free ski pass and catch a ride with us out to Skiland.

   

11-14

Alyeska Spring Skiing Roadtrip

$175

$225

 

Take advantage of Spring Break and take a roadtrip to ski at Alyeska.  Alyeska Resort is a world class lift service ski area just south of Anchorage.  We will provide the transportation and the three nights of housing in Girdwood for this awesome ski weekend. (food, lift tickets and rentals not included)  

   

Apr.

 

 

 

2

Skiland Ski Shuttle

$5

$10

 

Take advantage of warmer weather and your free ski pass and catch a ride with us out to Skiland.

   

8-9

Lower Angel Creek Cabin Overnight

$100

$120

 

The Lower Angel Creek cabin is one of the most beautiful public use cabins in the area.  The trail is smooth and fast in April and this might be the last weekend of good skiing in the Fairbanks area. Celebrate the end of winter with us on this fun overnight trip.  All abilities are welcome. Food, lodging, transportation, gear and trip leaders are included in the price.

 

 

15

Farthest North Boulder Competition

FREE

$10

 

Join us at the SRC.  All ability levels are welcome at this bouldering competition.  Pizza will be provided.  This event is sure to be fun for everyone. 

 

 

15

Skiland Ski Shuttle

$5

$10

 

Catch some great late season turns out at Skiland. We will be providing one last ride to use your ski pass.

   

16

Ice Climbing

$50

$60

 

The sun is back and the ice is great.  Come out and try ice climbing.  We will climb a frozen waterfall down in the Denali Park area on this great day out.  All levels of experience are welcome.

   

23

Delta Clearwater Spring Migration Paddle

 $40

$50 

 

Be one of the first out on the water.  We will head down to the Delta Clearwater river and have an early season paddle on this great stretch of river.  The birds are making their way back and this river is a great place to enjoy their return.  

 

 

 29

Rock Climbing

 $40

$50 

 

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.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

   

 

 

 

 

 



Active in the Alumni Association? If you have a current "Active Member" card, you can attend trips at the student rates.

Prices include: transportation, trip leaders, and use of Outdoor Adventures equipment. Prices for overnight trips include food. Contact us for additional information. 

All information subject to change!

Stop by the Outdoor Adventures office to sign up!

Refund Policy:

Payment in full is required to sign up for a trip.   A 100% refund is available if you notify the Outdoor Adventures Office of the cancellation more than two weeks (14 days) before the first day of the trip.   Cancellation one week to 3 days (13 to 3 days) before the trip entitles the participant to a 50% refund. No refund is provided if the participant does not show up or cancels 2 days prior start of a trip.

Contact us at (907)-474-6027

Email: uaf-oa-staff@alaska.edu

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