Outdoor Adventures

Outdoor Adventures
students surfing

Outdoor Adventures offers all-inclusive trips, clinics and events open to both beginners and experienced participants. Learn new skills, explore beautiful areas of New England and meet new people! Check out the fall offerings by clicking the button to the right.

student on the climbing wall


Let's climb!  The bouldering wall in the HRC provides climbing experiences all year.

paddleboard on lake with sunset

Stand Up Paddleboard

Explore new areas around UNH ! Paddleboarding is a fun and relaxing way to get out on the water.

Man putting bandage on woman's leg

Wilderness First Aid Course

Accidents happen. By learning a few basic skills, you can make the difference between a good outcome and a bad one-and maybe even save a life.

hiking in the white mountains


Explore all that New Hampshire has to offer. Gear, leaders and transportation included.


Bridge in College woods

Get Your Nature Fix

Take a walk through College Woods and enjoy a short meditation with Outdoor Adventures and Health & Wellness.  

students in colorful kayaks in the indoor pool

Pool Kayak

Kayaking inside? Work on those paddling skills in the comfort of Swasey Pool!


(603) 862-1577


Registrations for trips, classes, certifications, lessons, birthday parties, academic year youth programs and any other Campus Recreation programs are non-refundable.  If unable to attend and Campus Recreation is provided a minimum of 7 days notice, a credit will be made available for a comparable program within the same academic or fiscal year.  If Campus Recreation cancels a program, full refunds will be given.  

  • Students outside posing with a canoe, life jackets, a surfboard, skis and other outdoor gear


    Outdoor Gear Rentals


    Gear up for an adventure! Get the proper equipment needed to have fun and be safe in the outdoors. 

    Visit Gear Rentals


  • Two skaters skating at the Whittemore Center

    Open Skate and Stick & Puck


    Have the opportunity to skate and play pick-up hockey on the same ice as the UNH Wildcats Hockey teams. Skate rentals available!

    Visit Open Skate and Stick & Puck

  • Bridge in College woods
    Get Out and Explore

    Hike, jog, bird watch, ski, relax or take a leisurely stroll through College Woods. 

    explore college woods