Trips & Clinics

Stout Adventures offers a variety of trips and clinics. Our offerings are open to all Stout students, faculty and staff as well as the community.
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Spring Trips

Trip Location Dates Cost
Cross Country Ski Day Trips Red Cedar Trail, WI Sunday Feb. 2nd & Sun Feb. 9th

Stout: $10

Community: $15

Snowshoe Day Trip Menomin Park, WI Saturday, Feb. 15th

Stout: $8

Community: $12

Ice Climbing Day Trip Winona, MN Sunday Feb. 16th

Stout: $70

Community: $90

Downhill Ski Day Trip Afton Alps, MN Sunday Feb. 23rd

Stout: $50

Community: $60

Spring Break: Florida Canoeing Everglades, FL March 13th - March 22nd

Stout: $550

Community: $650

Backpacking Weekend Trip Ice Age Trail, WI April 24th - April 26th

Stout: $70

Community: $90

Rockclimbing Day Trip Sugarloaf, MN Saturday May 2nd

Stout: $30

Community: $40

Bouldering Day Trip Black River Falls, WI Sunday May 3rd

Stout: $25

Community: $30


Spring Clinics

Clinic Location Dates Cost
Belay Clinics Stout Adventures 2nd & 4th Mondays 7-8:30pm 1st & 3rd Tuesdays 5-6:30pm

Free for Members/ $5 for Nonmembers

Lead Belay Clinics Stout Adventures Tuesday, March 10th 7-9pm Wednesday, April 15th 7-9pm

Free for Members/ $5 for Nonmembers

Climbing for Beginners Stout Adventures Thursday, March 5th 6-7pm Wednesday, April 1st 7-8pm

Free for Members/ $5 for Nonmembers

Camping How-To Clinic Stout Adventures Wednesday, April 15th 5-6pm

Free for Members/ $5 for Nonmembers


The Stout Adventures Freshmen Wilderness Experience (FWE) was introduced in 2003 to offer a unique outdoor adventure specifically for incoming freshmen. Since then the program has helped countless incoming freshmen transition to college life and meet new friends in a fun and adventurous setting.  Join us this summer for a trip of a lifetime! FWE is a 5-9 day wilderness trip designed specifically for incoming freshman. It is also a great way to meet other students before arriving to UW-Stout in the fall!

Location: Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness, MN
Activity: Backcountry Canoeing, Portaging, & Camping
Dates: August 24-September 1
Price: $400
Spots Available: 0

The Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness is a unique natural area located within the Superior National Forest in northeast Minnesota. We will be exploring its serene lakes and rivers, beautiful northern forests, numerous small islands, and several beginner portage trails

Sign up here! Email to be added to the waitlist.

Trip Pictures

View pictures from our past trips As you can see, you'll have a blast!

Trip Videos

View videos from our past trips As you can see, you'll have a blast!