Adventure

Equipment Rental

Spring Semester Hours 
Monday – Friday 2 PM – 7 PM
Weekends CLOSED

State Gym Top-Rope 

Spring Semester Hours 
Monday – Thursday 4 PM – 10 PM
Fridays 4 PM – 8 PM
Saturdays CLOSED
Sundays 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

Bike Maintenance

The Adventure Program currently serves ISU students and offers a number of bike maintenance and small repairs.

We currently offer the following services:

  • FREE Safety Inspection
  • General Upkeep (cleaning, lubing chains, airing tubes, tightening pedals/seats)
  • Break & Derailleur adjustment
  • Wheel truing
  • Fixing flat tires/ tube replacements.

To schedule a bike maintenance appointment, please fill out this form.

Workshops & Trips

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! Trip/Workshop participants must be 18+ or a registered ISU student if they are under 18 years of age. Registration opens January 17.

Rock Climbing I –
Introduction to Rock Climbing & Belaying
$20 for Members, $29 for Non-Members & Community
All dates are on a Thursday from 6 PM- 8 PM:
Feb 2, Mar 3, and Apr 6
Rock Climbing II – Lead Workshop $34 for Members, $49 for Non-Members & Community
All dates are on a Sunday from 10 AM – 2 PM:
Feb 25, Mar 25, and Apr 22
Wilderness First Aid February 11-12
Extended Trip – Climbing at Horseshoe Canyon Ranch (Arkansas) $215 for Members, $365 for Non-Members & Community
March 11 – 15, Pre-meeting March 6
Extended Trip – Backpacking Ozark Highland Trail  (Arkansas) March 11 – 15
Day Trip – Full moon XC (cross-country) Skiing February 23
Day Trip – Introduction to Camping / Outdoor Cooking April 8
Day Trip – Horseback trail ride & BBQ at Riverside April 22
Day Trip – Mountain biking at Whiterock April 22
Overnight Weekend Trip – Winter Camping February 25-26
Overnight Weekend Trip – Backpacking Yellow River April 14-16

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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