Trips and Activities

UREC Outdoors offers trips like canoeing on the buffalo river

UREC Outdoors trips accommodate those of all skill levels. Space is limited and spots are filled quickly. Sign-up for trips and clinics at UREC Outdoors in HPER Room 102, or register online

Event Location Date Time Student UREC Member Non-UREC Member Registration Deadline  
Intro to Whitewater Kayaking  HPER Pool  September 12  6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. $15  $20  $25   September 11 Sign Up Online
Stand Up Paddleboarding Beaver Lake September 16 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.  $15 $30 N/A September 12 Sign Up Online
Kayak Roll Clinic HPER Pool September 26 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. $15 $20 $25 September 25 Sign Up Online
Whitewater Basics at Siloam Springs Kayak Park Siloam Springs October 1 12:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. $20 $40 N/A September 26 Sign Up Online
Buffalo River Expedition Canoeing Lower Buffalo River Wilderness Oct. 14 - Oct 17 4 days $125 $175 N/A Oct. 6; Pre-trip Meeting on 10/9 Sign Up Online
Whitewater Kayak Practice Sessions HPER Pool Oct. 10, Nov. 7 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. $5 $10 $15 N/A Sign Up Online
Event Location Date Time Student UREC Member Non-UREC Member Registration Deadline  
Hiking and Caving   Lost Valley   September 17 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.  $15   $30 N/A  September 12  Sign Up Online
Grand Canyon Backpacking Grand Canyon National Park Nov. 18 - 25 Thanksgiving Break $550 $650 N/A Nov. 3; Pre-trip Meeting on Nov. 6 Sign Up Online
Event Location Date Time Student UREC Member Non-UREC Member Registration Deadline  
Lead Climbing Clinics  HPER Gym 1 Sept. 6, Oct. 4, Nov. 8  7:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.  $10  $15  N/A  One day Prior to clinic Sign Up Online
Bouldering Day Trip Lincoln Lake September 27 5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. $15 $20 N/A September 25  Sign Up Online
Climbing Day Trip Ozarks November 12 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. $20 $25 N/A November 8 Sign Up Online
Colorado Ice Climbing Ouray, CO Jan. 6 - Jan. 13 Winter Break $550 $650 N/A Dec. 8; Pre-trip Meeting on Dec. 13 Sign Up Online
Event Location Date Time Student UREC Member Non-UREC Member Registration Deadline  
Day Mountain Bike Hobbs State Park August 2 5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. $10 $15 N/A

July 28

Sign Up Online

MTB Skills Workshops HPER 102 & Local Trail Sept. 18, Sept. 25 5:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. FREE FREE N/A

Sept 17; Sept. 24

Sign Up Online

Day Mountain Bike Slaughter Pen October 7 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. $10 $15 N/A

October 4  

Sign Up Online

Event Location Date Time Student UREC Member Non-UREC Member Registration Deadline  
Banff Mountain Film Festival Walton Conference Hub Sept. 13, Sept. 14 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
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UREC GLOW  HPER 102  October 26 5:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.  FREE  FREE N/A  N/A  Drop in
Winter Bouldering Competition HPER 102 December 7 5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m. $10 $15 N/A - Sign Up Online
Event Location Date Time Student UREC Member Non-UREC Member Registration Deadline  
 Buffalo River Expedition Canoeing Lower Buffalo River Wilderness   Oct. 14 - Oct 17 Fall Break $125  $175  N/A   Oct. 6; Pre-trip Meeting on Oct. 9 Sign Up Online
Grand Canyon Backpacking Grand Canyon National Park Nov. 18 - 25 Thanksgiving Break $550 $650 N/A Nov. 3; Pre-trip Meeting on Nov. 6 Sign Up Online
Colorado Ice Climbing Ouray, CO Jan. 6 - Jan. 13 Winter Break $550 $650 N/A Dec. 8; Pre-trip Meeting on Dec. 13 Sign Up Online

In order to begin the registration process for our certification courses please send the following information to Mike Hoover via email (mdhoover@uark.edu) so that we can create a member profile for you in our membership system. 

• First and Last Name

• Date of Birth

• Gender

• Emergency Contact Name and Number

• Current EMAIL Address (for each person requesting registration)

• Current Phone Number (for each person requesting registration)

Once we’ve received the information we will complete your profile and send you an email with a temporary password so that you can complete the course registration. 

 
Course Location Date Time Student UREC Member Non-UREC Member Registration Deadline
PCIA Climbing Wall Instructor  HPER  Sept. 29 - Oct. 1  Fri - Sun  $200  $225  $250  September 17th

For additional information on the trips and activities contact UREC Outdoors Coordinator Kenny Williams at kennethw@uark.edu