Adventure

Equipment Rental

Fall Semester Hours (August 22nd – December 16th)
Monday – Friday 2 PM – 7 PM
Weekends CLOSED

State Gym Top-Rope 

Fall Semester Hours 
Monday – Thursday 4 PM – 10 PM
Friday 4 PM – 8 PM
Saturday CLOSED
Sunday  2 PM – 5 PM

State Boulders – Open when the facility is open. Included in your membership

Lied Bouldering Wall – Open when the facility is open. Included in your membership

Fall 2022 Workshops

The workshops offered through the Adventure Programs are geared toward the beginner and intermediate level participants. We offer rock climbing workshops on multiple dates. No matter what your interest or skill level, you will learn something new!

Rock Climbing I –
Introduction to Rock Climbing & Belaying
$20 for Members, $29 for Non-Members & Community
All dates are on a Thursday from 6-8 PM:
September 15th, October 6th, and November 17th
Rock Climbing II –
Lead Workshop
$34 for Members, $49 for Non-Members & Community

Sunday, September 25th 10am-2pm, Saturday, October 22nd 10am-2pm, and Saturday, December 3rd from 10am-2pm
Outdoor Cooking $10 for Members, $14 for Non-Members & Community
The Workshop is Tuesday, October 18th from 6pm-8pm
Wilderness First Aid $155 for Members, $175 for Non-Members & Community
The Workshop is Saturday, September 24th from 8am-5pm – Sunday, September 25th 8am-5pm
Day Trip – Canoeing the Des Moines River $50 for Members, $70 for Non-Members & Community
This Day Trip is Saturday, September 24th from 10:30am-4:00pm
Day Trip – Hiking Ledges State Park $15 for Members, $20 for Non-Members & Community
This Day Trip is Saturday, October 15th from 9am-2pm
Day Trip – Kayaking Ada Hayden $16 for Members, $23 for Non-Members & Community
This Day Trip is Saturday, September 17th from 1pm-4pm

Refund Policies

  • Full refunds will be provided to all participants if a Trip/Workshop is cancelled by ISU.
  • For all other cancellations, in order for a full refund to be granted, registered participants who cancel on a Trip/Workshop must be replaced. This can be done by getting a replacement from the Waiting List or by the individual finding a replacement for their spot. Workshop refunds need to be filed two weeks prior to the workshop.

Adventure Programs is located in State Gym. Phone: 515-294-8200

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