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Outdoor Program

Let the Adventure Begin

Connection. Wilderness. Growth

Outdoor Orientation Trips

Want to make connections with peers? Explore the wild places of Idaho? Grow and learn something new about yourself? Start your journey at Boise State with the Outdoor Program as we offer a 7-day trip for new students to make lasting memories, meet new people, and build community and connection. All new students are welcome and no experience necessary.

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Financial assistance available

We Support Your Journey

The Journey Award is for any current and full-time Boise State student who is in need of financial assistance to use at the Boise State Outdoor Program. It can be in the form of a trip (day, overnight, or extended), clinic, rental equipment, or special program. This award is a small start to break down barriers and help students fully experience and grow in their unique college journey.

Qualifications for the Journey Award are:

Please send questions to the Boise State University Outdoor Program at outdoorprogram@boisestate.edu.

What We Do

Climbing to a New Perspective

Want to learn more about who we are? Click the link to learn more about Katie Hampton, one of our Outdoor Program staff.

Student Life Article

Learn About our Outdoor Program Staff

“Students from many majors come together for a similar passion for the outdoors” by Will Meyer

“The outdoor program has an eclectic group of students who work there both to learn more themselves, and help their peers experience the outdoors in ways they may not have without guidance.”