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Outdoor Program

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Fall Semester Hours (effective August 29 - December 18): M-F, 9 am to 6 pm

Winter Break Hours* (effective December 19 - January 25): M-F, 9 am to 4 pm 

*The Outdoor Program space will be closed December 22 - January 1 (re-open on 1/2). 


  • We still have spots available in our Wilderness First Responder Recertification course coming up in January! 

  • Our Spring Events Calendar is now published! 

  • Registration is now open and can be found on our Registration Page

Mission Statement

As part of the Campus Recreation Department, the Outdoor Program helps recruit and retain students, faculty and staff by providing a wide range of inclusive, safe, reasonably-priced outdoor programs and services to the UW community.  We expose individuals to the natural environment, provide skill and leadership development opportunities, facilitate interactions and fun.

Contact Us

Outdoor Program
Room 141, Half Acre Recreation and Wellness Center
Dept. 3604
1000 E University Ave
Laramie, WY 82071
Phone: 307-766-2402

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The UW Outdoor Program is an authorized permittee of the Medicine Bow National Forest and the BLM

1000 E. University Ave. Laramie, WY 82071
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