Wilderness Pursuits

College Outdoor Program
Wilderness Pursuits provides fun, low-cost, and professional-quality co-curricular outdoor expeditions and resources for the students of Western State Colorado University. Wilderness Pursuits trips are led by students and designed to meet the needs of a broad range of abilities and interests, while developing outdoor skills and fostering community, citizenry, environmental stewardship and healthy living.

Download our 2014-5 Trip Schedule and Price List


WP has a whole fleet of Whitewater Kayaks, Inflatable Kayaks, SUPs, Rafts, Expedition frames and all the fixin's to get you on the river this summer. This season, we rent our river equipment to the public at very reasonable rates. Call for details and to reserve equipment: 970.943.7051

Wilderness Pursuits is also home to the WP Tune/Bike Shop, hosting FREE CLINICS to help you get the most out of our space. We also host the Terbush Memorial Summit, Wilderness Based Orientation, and many of our members are active participants on the Mountain Rescue Team.

To sign up for a trip, call 970.943.7051 or stop by the WP office in Room 120 of the University Center.

If you would like to receive a weekly email about upcoming WP trips or meet other outdoor-minded people in the Gunnison area, please join our Facebook Group and sign up for our mailing lists.

WP is an equal opportunity service provider operating under a Special Use Permit in the Gunnison National Forest, on BLM Lands in Gunnison, Grand Junction and Uncompahgre Counties, and on National Park Service Land, Curecanti.