Not ready for a trip, but want to learn more about the outdoors? Free clinics are the perfect place to begin!
These specialty clinics and skill workshops are offered to provide on-site instruction in the fundamental skills necessary for safety and fun in the outdoors. Each clinic usually lasts one hour and helps to prepare, educate and inform participants on a wide variety of subjects. All clinics are FREE but must have registered participants to be conducted. Register at the Outdoor Pursuits Center by 4pm Monday the week of the clinic date. Clinics are open to UNT students, faculty and staff, Rec. Center members and their guests.
OUTDOOR GoPro BASICS
Learn the basic components of a GoPro and how to use it to enhance your outdoor experience!
Thursday | February 9 | 5:00pm | FREE
Learn a variety of knots, bends, and hitches useful in the outdoors and everyday life.
Wednesday | February 22 | 5:00pm | FREE
This introduction clinic covers basic strokes, t-rescues, wet exits and more. Perfect for both beginners and experienced kayakers!
Wednesday | March 8 | 5:00pm | FREE
Learn everything you need to know about slacklining, from setting it up to walking the line and practice your skills with guided instruction.
Thursday | March 23 | 8:15pm | FREE
CLIMBING AND BOULDERING TECHNIQUES
Interested in climbing but don't know where to start? Come climb with an instructor that can show you basic climbing techniques and tips while enjoying the wall all to yourself.
Tuesday | April 4 | 8:15pm | FREE
ALL ABOUT CAMPFIRES
Campfires are one of the best parts of camping! This fun clinic teaches the basics of fire starting including structures, techniques, and safety.
Thursday | April 13 | 7:00pm | FREE
Learn to use GPS coordinates (on your phone or tracker) to find your way, and travel campus to find hidden geocaches!
Monday | April 24 | 5:00pm | FREE