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.
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.
WP is an equal opportunity service provider operating under a BLM, USFS and NPS Special Use Permits in Colorado and Utah.
Wilderness Pursuits Upcoming Trips
|WP Pass Holder Price||Regular Price|
|2/21-22/15||Family and Friends Ice Climbing Ouray||$20/day||$20/day|
|Meet us in Ouray for a weekend of Ice Climbing!|
|2/26/15||Avalanche Beacon Clinic||FREE||FREE|
|4pm at the WP Office- Dress to be outside!|
|2/28/15||Intro to Backcountry Ski/Board||$15||$25|
|Learn the Basics of Backcountry skiing or boarding|
|2/28/15||Intro to Ice Climbing||$15||$25|
|Learn to Ice Climb in Lake City!|
|Cross Country Ski under the full moon!|
|Snowshoe under the full moon!|
|3/15/15||X-Country Ski and Soak||$20||$25|
|Ski and Soak at Waunita Hot Springs|
|3/12/15||Backcountry Basecamp Beacon Clinic and Slideshow||FREE||FREE|
4pm: Beacon Clinic with professional skiiers!
Slideshow to follow at 5:30pm
|3/14/15||CB Backcountry Ski/Board||$15||$25|
Backcountry ski tour in the Crested Butte Area. Intermediate/Advanced ski/board skills required.
|3/21-27/15||Sea Kayak Lake Powell||$195||$225|
|Best spring break. Ever.|
|3/31/15||Moonlight Ski (hike?)||$5||$10|
|Nordic Ski under the full moon. Or hike if we don't get more snow...|
|4/1/15||Moonlight Snowshoe (hike?)||$5||$10|
|Snowshow/hike under the full moon!|
|Intermediate Outdoor Rock Climbing|
|4/11-12/15||Mountain Biking Fruita||$25||$40|
|Single track riding and camping in the desert. Best deal around!|
|Multi-Pitch Rock Climbing|
|4/25/15||Intro to Rock Climbing||$15||$25|
|Learn to Rock Climb with WP Instructors|
|5/2-3/15||Intro to Whitewater Kayaking||$25||$40|
|Spend 2 days learning to Kayak!|