Outdoor Trips

SOLE

Outdoor Trips

SOLE Outdoor Trips

    Trips from March 16th to May 15th are CANCELLED. SOLE will be working on account credits. Contact SOLE at sole@uccs.edu for any questions 

To view the full SOLE Outdoor Trip Schedule visit the Campus Recreation Home Page and view the schedule under Quick Links.

To register, head on over to the Campus Recreation Portal or visit our Guest Service Desk during general Campus Recreation facility hours. If you have specific questions about a trip, visit the SOLE Center, email sole@uccs.edu, or call 719-255-7517.

 

Date

Trip Descriptions

Cost

2/1

Loveland Pass Ski and Board

Loveland’s average snowfall is a whopping 422 inches. That’s an average of over 35 feet of snow every season, more than any Front Range or Summit County resort! What does this mean? It means an epic day of snow sports! Includes transportation and lift ticket.

Difficulty: All Experience Welcome

$50 | $90 w/rental

2/1-2/2

Backcountry Snowshoe Overnight

Experience backcountry snowshoeing in all its glory. We will snowshoe to a backcountry hut complete with wood stove, board games, solar lights, and more! Includes transportation, equipment, permits, and meals. Fills Fast!

Difficulty: Moderate to Hard

$80

2/8

 

Nordic Ski and Snowshoe

Cross country skiing is an experience that you will never forget! We will venture to the Breckenridge Nordic Center and explore miles of groomed trails and rolling hills!

Difficulty: No Experience Required. Moderate to Hard

$35 | $60 w/rental

2/8

 

Snowmobiling Excursion

Explore the Rockies in this 3-hour, guided snowmobile and blast through powder! Includes transportation, snowmobile, and helmet. Does Not Include Clothing! Fills Fast!!

Difficulty: All Experience Welcome

$115 Retail Value $175

2/22

Ski & Soak Bus – Monarch Mountain & Hot Springs

Jump on the UCCS Ski Bus and head up to Monarch Ski Area! After hitting the slopes, we’ll soak in the Mt. Princeton Hot Springs. Includes transportation, lift ticket, and hot springs pass.

Difficulty: All Experience Welcome

$85 |

3/7

Snowmobiling Excursion

Explore the Rockies in this 3-hour, guided snowmobile excursion and blast through powder! Includes transportation, snowmobile, and helmet. Does Not Include Clothing! Fills Fast!!

Difficulty: All Experience Welcome

$115 Retail Value $175

Cancelled

Skydiving

This day excursion will introduce you into the world of skydiving while you jump with a jump master at almost 14000 feet!

Must be 18 Years Old. 260# pound weight restriction so please contact SOLE with questions. Difficulty: All Experience Welcome, Hard pending on fear of heights and comfort level

$175

Cancelled

Night Hike @ the Garden

Take a break from studying and go for a hike under the stars as we explore the Garden of the Gods by flashlight under the night sky! This is a unique opportunity to see the garden in a whole new light!

Difficulty: Easy

$10
Cancelled

Rock Climbing @ Castlewood Canyon

Get vertical at one of our favorite local crags! We’ll show you the ropes of climbing.

Includes transportation and equipment. Difficulty: Easy to Moderate

$20

Cancelled

Sandboarding

Take skiing and boarding to a new extreme as we venture to the Great Sand Dunes National Park. Using sand specific skis and boards we will hit the slopes for a new kind of extreme sport! Includes transportation and equipment rentals!

Difficulty: Moderate due to hiking in sand

$45

Cancelled

Rock Climbing Shelf Road

Join us at the world-class sport climbing mecca – Shelf Road. No experience is required! Includes transportation and equipment

Difficulty: All Experience Welcome

$20

Cancelled

Paddleboarding and Kayaking

Join us for this water-based adventure! We will float our standup paddleboards into a scenic reservoir for a scenic paddle and some nautical yoga! Includes transportation, permit, and gear

Difficulty: Easy

$35

Cancelled

Rafting the Gorge

Challenge legendary rapids like Sunshine Falls, Sledge Hammer and Boat Eater. The Royal Gorge has everything you could want in a Colorado whitewater rafting trip – big rapids, grand geologic features and intriguing human history. Class III-V rapids pending water flow.

Difficulty: Moderate – Must be able to swim!

$75