Contact Us

Office Hours

Program Office
Monday - Friday: 
8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Rental Center
Monday-Friday:
10 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Climbing Center
Monday-Friday:
12 p.m. - 9 p.m.
Saturday Youth:
9 p.m. - 2 p.m.
Saturday-Sunday:
2 p.m. - 6 p.m.

Outdoor Program

Campus Recreation - Outdoor Program
University of Idaho
1000 Paradise Paradise Creek St.
Moscow, ID 83844-1230 
Phone: (208) 885-6810 
Fax: (208) 885-2340
Email: mikeb@uidaho.edu

Shipping Address:
Outdoor Program 
875 Perimeter Dr MS1230
Moscow, ID 83844-1230

Climbing Center


Campus Recreation - Climbing Center
University of Idaho
PO Box 441230
875 Perimeter Dr MS 1230
Moscow, ID 83844-1230
Phone: (208) 885-6810
Email: Trevor Fulton 

Hours (Academic Year):
Monday-Friday:

12 p.m. - 9 p.m.
Saturday-Sunday:
2 p.m. - 8 p.m.

Summer Hours:
Monday-Friday:
 
3 p.m. - 8 p.m. (open youth)
Saturday: 
12 p.m. - 6 p.m. (open youth)
Sunday:
Closed

Rental Center

Campus Recreation - Rental Center
University of Idaho
1000 Paradise Creek St.
Moscow, ID 83844-1230 
Phone: 885-6170
Email: Steve Mims

Hours:
Monday-Friday:
10 a.m.-4:30 p.m.

Postal Address

Campus Recreation - Outdoor Program
University of Idaho
875 Perimeter Drive MS1230
Moscow, Idaho 83844-1230

Lift-Tickets

Snow


Backcountry Skills & Avalanche Safety
This course is designed for educated users wanting to revitalize or expand their winter backcountry knowledge. Participants will be led through safe travel techniques, route finding, snowpack evaluation, transceiver use and recovery. There will be two evening classes in order to set the stage for the weekend in the Wallowa Mountains.
Cost: $120 includes transportation, lodging, equipment food and instruction.
Trip: Classes December 9th and 10th, Weekend Trip: December 12th –December 14th


Work to Backcountry Ski-Aneroid Basin
This is a 3-day trip for all ability levels; the purpose of this trip is not only to delve into this beautiful wilderness area, as well, the readying of the ski huts for the winter season. Participants of this trip earn priority for a spring hut trip!
Cost: $20
Trip: September 19th-21st, pre-trip September 17th at 5:00 pm


Work to Backcountry Ski-Wing Ridge
This is a 3-day trip for all ability levels; the purpose of this trip is not only to delve into this beautiful wilderness area, as well, the readying of the ski huts for the winter season. Participants of this trip earn priority for a spring hut trip!
Cost: $20
Trip: October 10-12, pre-trip September 17th at 5:00 pm


Snow Transporter - Mountain Express
Silver Mountain
Cost: $55/UI students - includes lift ticket and transportation
Trip: January 18


Snowshoe Tour
Moscow Mountain, Idaho
Cost: $25 includes transportation and equipment.
Trip: January 20    Pre-Trip: January 16 at 5pm
Trip: February 17   Pre-Trip: February 13 at 5pm


Snow Transporter - Mountain Express
Lookout Pass
Cost: $45/UI students, $47/all others - includes lift ticket and transportation
Trip: January 19


Avalanche Beacon Clinic
Cost: Free includes includes equipment and instruction
Clinic: January 22 at 5pm


Telemark Instructional Clinic
Lookout Pass, Idaho
Cost: $60/UI students, $65/all others includes lift ticket, transportation and instruction.
Trip: January 25
Class Session: January 23 at 5pm, SRC Classroom


Snow Transporter - Mountain Express
Lookout Pass
Cost: $45/UI students, $47/all others - includes lift ticket and transportation
Trip: January 25


Cross Country Ski Tour
Palouse Divide, Idaho
Cost: $30 includes transportation and equipment.
Trip: February 2
Pre-Trip: January 30 at 5pm


Snow Transporter - Mountain Express
Schweitzer Mountain
Cost: $15/UI students - transportation only
Trip: February 1


Snow Transporter - Mountain Express
Silver Mountain
Cost: $55/UI students - includes lift ticket and transportation
Trip: February 8


Snow Transporter - Mountain Express
Lookout Pass Cost: $45/UI students, $47/all others - includes lift ticket and transportation
Trip: February 15


Snow Transporter - Mountain Express
Silver Mountain

Cost: $55/UI students - includes lift ticket and transportation
Trip: February 16


Snow Transporter - Mountain Express 
Silver Mountain
Cost: $55/UI students - includes lift ticket and transportation
Trip: February 22


Big Sheep Hut Backcountry Ski Trip
Wallowa Mountains, Oregon
Cost: $40 includes transportation and group equipment.
Trip: March 28-30 
Pre-Trip: March 25 at 5pm


How to Participate:

Sign up for trips and clinics begin the first day of classes 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.

The University of Idaho Outdoor Program is a nonprofit service organization providing the university community with education and resources for wilderness based, human-powered, environmentally sound activities. We promote teamwork, leadership and growth through outdoor adventure experiences.