Sign-up for trips and clinics begins the first day of the semester at the Outdoor Program Office in the Student Recreation Center. Fees are due at sign-up and are non-refundable. Pre-trip meetings are held at the SRC. Download complete schedule »
UI Swim Center
Open pool sessions are a chance for kayakers of all experience levels to work on skills in the safety of the pool. If you're a beginner, this is a great way to get comfortable in a boat and work on basic strokes. For intermediate or advanced paddlers, the pool is a great place to master your roll, play with different types of boats and strengthen core muscles for next season.
Cost: $5 (pay at pool) 7-10 p.m.
Sessions: March 23 & 30 April 13, 20 & 27
UI Swim Center
This clinic will teach you basic paddling strokes, braces, Eskimo roll and boat fitting.
Cost: $30 includes equipment and instruction
Clinic: April 6 , 7 - 10 p.m.
Clearwater River, Idaho
This course includes two pool sessions with instruction and a day on the river learning the basics of whitewater kayaking. This course will teach you basic paddling strokes, braces, Eskimo rolls and boat fitting.
Cost: $100 includes transportation, equipment and instruction; $65 with own equipment
Pool Sessions: April 6 & 20
Trip: April 30
Pre-Trip: April 28 at 5 p.m.
Potlatch River, Idaho
Come enjoy a whitewater rafting trip on the Potlatch River at the peak of it's excitement.
Cost: $60 includes transportation and equipment.
Trip: April 2
Pre-Trip Meeting: March 31 at 5 p.m., SRC Classroom
Potlatch River, IdahoThis certification course is designed to teach whitewater rescue techniques in a wilderness setting for recreational boaters or anyone finding themselves working on or near moving water. Participants will gain valuable techniques in dealing with water hazards and emergencies with limited resources.
Cost: $295 includes transportation, equipment and SRT certification.
Class Sessions: April 5 & 7 at 5:30 p.m., SRC Classroom
Field Sessions: April 9 & 10
Taught with Swiftwater Safety Institute
Cannon Beach, Oregon
Enjoy the beauty of the Oregon Coast with this three-day surfing trip.
Cost: $100 includes transportation, group equipment and instruction. Board rental fee extra, kayaks welcome.
Trip: April 15-17
Pre-trip Meeting: April 13 at 5 p.m., SRC Classroom
Coeur d'Alene River, IdahoAn Iconic Idaho experience, witness breathtaking views while paddling though the channels that connect some of the beautiful lakes in the Idaho panhandle. This trip is suited for everyone who is interested in exploring these Idaho gems.
Cost: $80 includes transportation and watercraft
Trip: April 24 & 24
Pre-Trip Meeting: April 19 at 5 p.m., SRC Classroom