Outdoor Trips

SOLE

Outdoor Trips

SOLE Outdoor Trips

 

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.

Meetups: SOLE can assist in finding rideshare opportunities. SOLE will provide all necessary equipment, passes, and permits. PPE and social distancing is required. 

 

Date

Trip Descriptions

Cost

9/12

Skydiving

Dive into the school year with an adrenaline packed leap! This day excursion will introduce you into the world of skydiving while you jump with a jump master at almost 14000 feet!

*260 pound weight restriction so please contact SOLE with questions.

Difficulty: Moderate

$175

9/19

Paddleboarding

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 SUP, permit, and gear 

$25

9/23

 

Night Hike & Star Gazing @ 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

Free

9/26

 

Skydiving #2

Dive into the school year with an adrenaline packed leap! This day excursion will introduce you into the world of skydiving while you jump with a jump master at almost 14000 feet!

*260 pound weight restriction so please contact SOLE with questions.

Difficulty: Moderate

$175

9/26

Paradise Cove Hike and Swimming Hole 

Paradise Cove Swimming Hole is a 1 mile out and back hike located near Florissant, Colorado that features a waterfall and amazing swimming opportunities!

Difficulty: Easy

$25
10/3

Mount Massive 14teener Hike 

Join us as we head for the summit of Mount Massive. This hike is strenuous and long so bring water, snacks, and proper attire!

Difficulty: Hard

$25

10/10

Sandboard and Sledding @ Great Sand Dunes National Park

Take skiing and boarding to a new extreme was we venture out to the Great Sand Dunes National Park. Using special sand specific sleds and skis we will hit the sand slopes for a new kind of fun!

*Cost includes sandboards and sandsleds

Difficulty: Easy to Moderate(Sand hiking involved)

$35

10/17

Abandoned Skaguay Power Plant and Ghost Town Hike 

Hike to the abandoned power plant and ghost town. This 10 mile round trip has it all. Abandoned mines, wildlife, and historic buildings. 

Difficulty: Moderate

$25
12/5

Ski and Soak 

Join the UCCS Ski Bus and head up to Monarch Ski Area for the day. After the slopes, we will soak at Mt. Princeton Hot Springs before returning to UCCS. 

Includes transportation, lift ticket, and hot springs pass.

Difficulty: Easy to Moderate

$85  $105    w/rentals 

12/12

Loveland Ski and Board 

Colorado is known world wide for its light, fluffy powder and not many places get more of it than Loveland Ski Area! Loveland's average snowfall is a whopping 422 inches. Than an average of over 35 feet of snow every season, more than any Front Range Summit County resort! What does this mean? It means an epic day of snow sports!

 

Difficulty: Easy

$50     $90 w/rentals