University of Wisconsin-Madison (opens in new window)

Outdoor Explorer Series

Slideshow Items

  • OES Introductory Course

  • OES Leadership Course

  • OES Advancement Course

Location: Memorial Union
Cost: Dependent on Course
Categories: ClassesWorkshop

Learn with Outdoor UW

Outdoor UW provides students and community members opportunities to learn from experienced outdoor educators and industry professionals every academic year. Join us to learn new outdoor skills, improve upon your existing knowledge base, and/or develop new leadership techniques to expand your influence!  

 

Location: Memorial Union
Cost: Dependent on Course
Categories: ClassesWorkshop

Upcoming Events

Oct
4
5:30 - 6:30 pm
Memorial Union | Course Fee $3 for Non-Hoofer Members | Free for Hoofer Members
Learn community-building tools that will increase the social interactions among your participants in the outdoors!
Outdoor-Explorer-Series-Community-Building.jpg
Oct
8
8 am - 5 pm Daily Oct 8 - 9
Memorial Union | Course Fee $280/person for Non-Hoofer Members | $240/person for Hoofer Members
Outdoor UW is sponsoring a Wilderness First Aid certification course through NOLS Wilderness Medicine.
matt-hage-wm-37.jpg-1280x792-q70-crop-subject-location-2375652-subsampling-2.jpg
Oct
18
5:30 - 6:30 pm
Memorial Union | Course Fee $3
An introduction to Backcountry Cooking that will make you more comfortable and excited for your next adventure!
OUW-Explorer-Series-Cooking.png
Nov
15
5:30 - 6:30 pm
Memorial Union | Course Fee $3
An introduction to Wayfinding & Map Reading that will make you more comfortable and excited for your next adventure!
OUW-Explorer-Series-Wayfinding-Map-Reading.jpg
Nov
18
8 am - 5 pm Daily Nov 18 - 20
Memorial Union | Course Fee $360/person for Non-Hoofer Members | $300/person for Hoofer Members
Outdoor UW is sponsoring a Wilderness First Responder Recertification (with CPR) course through NOLS.
jared-steinman-wm-4-edit.jpg-1280x792-q70-crop-subject-location-26671778-subsampling-2-upscale.jpg
Dec
13

Introductory Course: Car Camping

Outdoor UW & Hoofers
5:30 - 6:30 pm
Memorial Union | Course Fee $3
An introduction to car camping that will make you more comfortable and excited for your next adventure!
OES-Car-Camping.jpg
Jan
9
8 am - 5 pm Daily Jan 9 - 18
Memorial Union | Course Fee $900/person for Non-Hoofer Members | $820/person for Hoofer Members
Outdoor UW is sponsoring a Wilderness First Responder course through NOLS Wilderness Medicine.
WFR-Photo-Photo-Courtesy-of-Alex-Zhitnik.jpg
Jan
20
8 am - 5 pm Daily Jan 20 - 22
Memorial Union | Course Fee $360/person for Non-Hoofer Members | $300/person for Hoofer Members
Outdoor UW is sponsoring a Wilderness First Responder Recertification (with CPR) course through NOLS.
jared-steinman-wm-4-edit.jpg-1280x792-q70-crop-subject-location-26671778-subsampling-2-upscale.jpg
Mar
10
8 am - 5 pm Daily Mar 10 - 12
Memorial Union | Course Fee $360/person for Non-Hoofer Members | $300/person for Hoofer Members
Outdoor UW is sponsoring a Wilderness First Responder Recertification (with CPR) course through NOLS.
jared-steinman-wm-4-edit.jpg-1280x792-q70-crop-subject-location-26671778-subsampling-2-upscale.jpg
Apr
15
8 am - 5 pm Daily Apr 15 - 16
Memorial Union | Course Fee $280/person for Non-Hoofer Members | $240/person for Hoofer Members
Outdoor UW is sponsoring a Wilderness First Aid 2-Day Course (WFA) course through NOLS.
WFA-Photo-Photo-Courtesy-of-Jared-Steinman.jpg
Go to top of page