Upcoming Events

Platte River State Park Hiking

8:00 am Outdoor Adventures Center
If you need a quick escape from the city, come with us for a day of hiking around Platte River State Park. With 14 miles of trails to explore, this area offers a chance to relax for a day and unwind for the week. Check out scenic views of the Platte …

Stand-Up Paddleboard Float

8:00 am Outdoor Adventures Center
Make the most of your weekend and enjoy the day by joining our crew for a great day of canoeing, paddleboarding, swimming and slacklining! Just half an hour northwest of Lincoln, Branched Oak Lake provides an ideal destination for a quick getaway. We …

Ice Cream Ride

5:00 pm Outdoor Adventures Center
Get out and enjoy Lincoln by bike and free ice cream! This is a fun, casual ride to get to know your fellow students and learn more about the Outdoor Adventures program. Students are allowed to enroll in one free ride per semester. Bike helmet and …

Oak Creek Cycling Tour

8:00 am Outdoor Adventures Center
Enjoy one of Nebraska’s most versatile recreational trails on this full day of cycling through natural prairie and oak woodlands along the Oak Creek Trail. Just an hour from Lincoln, this trail connects the towns of Brainard and Valparaiso. Cruise …

Paddle Day at the Lake

8:00 am Outdoor Adventures Center
Join our crew for a great day of canoeing, swimming and paddleboarding! Just half an hour west of Lincoln, Pawnee Lake provides an excellent destination for a quick getaway. We’ll provide all the gear, transportation and instruction for you to get …

Paddle Day at the Lake

8:00 am Outdoor Adventures Center
Join our crew for a great day of canoeing, swimming and paddleboarding! Just half an hour west of Lincoln, Pawnee Lake provides an excellent destination for a quick getaway. We’ll provide all the gear, transportation and instruction for you to get …

Family Climb

10:00 am Outdoor Adventures Center
Join fellow adventuring families as they take to the rock. We provide the belay to get you climbing so you can focus on a great experience with your kids.

From Couch to 5.10

6:00 pm Outdoor Adventures Center
This 4-week class will give you tools to develop your strength in order for you to climb longer and more efficiently. Each week, you will advance your technique using various exercises and drills, as well as address various ways to train and build …

Rule the Road

4:00 pm–8:00 pm Outdoor Adventures Center
Even though Lincoln and UNL are nationally-recognized as “bike friendly,” taking to the road on your bike can still seem intimidating. We get that it can be overwhelming. Take some time and invest in gaining the skills and confidence to ride as …

Ice Cream Ride

5:00 pm Outdoor Adventures Center
Get out and enjoy Lincoln by bike and free ice cream! This is a fun, casual ride to get to know your fellow students and learn more about the Outdoor Adventures program. Students are allowed to enroll in one free ride per semester. Bike helmet and …