In-Person Programs & Outdoor Trips

Female student climbing the rock wall

Summer 2022 Workshops

Workshops are 2-3 hours of quality instruction aimed at broadening the knowledge of the Bronco community on anything and everything outdoors. Our staff of highly qualified instructors will teach you the ropes and send you off with a fresh take on a variety of topics for as low as $0-$5 per workshop for members or $25 for non-members. Some workshops may have prerequisites.

Workshops

Introduction to Lead Climbing – August 30 5-8 p.m., September 9, 5-8 p.m., October 5 6-9 p.m., October 24 5-8 p.m., November 4 5-8 p.m., November 9 6-9 p.m.| Member Price: $5 Non-members: $25 

Take your top-rope climbing experience to the next level at Intro to Lead Climbing. Lead climbing is exhilarating and challenging requiring the climber to be proficient and comfortable in the foundational movement and technical skills of climbing. Learn about the specific mindset and risk management considerations required to climb in this style along with strategies to avoid clipping mistakes, take lead falls, and the basics of fall forces. Bronco Peak Blue Belt Access is required upon registration. 

Climb ‘N’ Stretch – November 15 4-5:30 p.m. | Member Price: FREE Non-members: $25 

Climbers, don’t overlook the importance of flexibility! Join Adventures and Fitness for a workshop that emphasizes stretching just as much as climbing. Learn the importance of incorporating a warmup and cool down stretch into your climbing routine. Online registration has a minimum age requirement of 18. If under 18, please email bricmemberships@cpp.edu for assistance. This program is available to the CPP campus community only. 

Technique and Movement – September 2 Noon-1:15 p.m., September 15 3-4:15 p.m. |  

Member Price: FREE Non-members: $25 

This workshop is the first step for climbers interested in intentional movement while rock climbing. We will cover topics including balance, basic body positions, basic footwork, hand positions, and some of the jargon associated with climbing holds and movement. Online registration has a minimum age requirement of 18. If under 18, please email bricmemberships@cpp.edu for assistance. This program is available to the CPP campus community only. 

Rappelling – September 6 2-4 p.m., November 3 2-4 p.m. | Member Price: FREE Non-members: $25 

This workshop will introduce the basics of setting up a rappel and the motions involved in using rappelling as a secure means of descent. After practicing on the ground level of the Climbing Suite, your newly acquired knowledge will be taken to new heights with an experiential rappel from the top of the Bronco Peak facilitated and protected by certified Adventures staff. It’s not as scary as it sounds! Online registration has a minimum age requirement of 18. If under 18, please email bricmemberships@cpp.edu for assistance. This program is available to the CPP campus community only. 

Modern Fishing – October 12 3-5 p.m, | Member Price: FREE Non-members: $25 

If you’re interested or newer to the world of fishing, you’re in for a FIN-tastic time! This workshop will cover all the essentials for beginners such as the necessary equipment, to practicing knots and casting techniques. You’ll o-FISH-ally be prepared for that big catch! No experience or equipment necessary to join. Online registration has a minimum age requirement of 18. If under 18, please email bricmemberships@cpp.edu for assistance. This program is available to the CPP campus community only. 

Fly Fishing – October 13 3-5 p.m. | Member Price: FREE Non-members: $25 

Have you ever been interested in the unique art of fly fishing? This workshop will cover everything you need to know, including information on the necessary equipment, regulations, local waterways, and outdoor ethics that will help you hand-catch some fish! We will even spend time practicing essential knots and casting techniques. No experience or equipment necessary to join! Online registration has a minimum age requirement of 18. If under 18, please email bricmemberships@cpp.edu for assistance. This program is available to the CPP campus community only. 

Cast Iron Cooking – November 14 5-8 p.m. | Member Price: FREE Non-members: $25 

What’s cookin’?! This workshop will introduce you to the cast iron skillet: a versatile tool from campfire to kitchen. Learn how to clean, maintain, and best of all, cook a delicious meal with a cast iron. Participants will prepare dishes outside over a burner for an authentic camping-style experience. Online registration has a minimum age requirement of 18. If under 18, please email bricmemberships@cpp.edu for assistance. This program is available to the CPP campus community only. 

Camping Essentials – September 28 1-2:30 p.m. | Member Price: FREE Non-members: $25 

Looking for tips for an in-TENTS camping experience? Topics covered will include choosing campsites, gear, food management, hygiene, and bathroom use. Those who attend will leave with the fundamental knowledge needed to have a successful camping experience, all while following Leave No Trace principles. No experience necessary! Online registration has a minimum age requirement of 18. If under 18, please email bricmemberships@cpp.edu for assistance. This program is available to the CPP campus community only. 

Clinics

Boulder Setting Clinic – September 24 10 a.m.-4 p.m. |Member Price: $16 Non-members: $32 

Get acquainted with outdoor climbing by learning how to transfer your skills from the gym to the outdoors! A certified Adventures staff member will provide instruction on a variety of outdoor climbing elements and give you the basic tools you need to plan your first outdoor rock-climbing trip. Blue belt access required as a prerequisite. Online registration has a minimum age requirement of 18. If under 18, please email bricmemberships@cpp.edu for assistance. This program is available to the CPP campus community only. 

Events

Boulder League – October 4, 6, 18, 25 11 a.m.-7 p.m. | Intramural Sports All Access Pass required 

Bronco Bouldering League is a team-based intramural sport that measures individual growth over a span of 4 weeks. Teams work together in groups of 2 – 5 to motivate one another and develop measurable improvements on the wall in order to claim the title of Bouldering Intramural Champions. Get your team set, start your training, and get ready for 4 weeks of great bouldering. Online registration has a minimum age requirement of 18. If under 18, please email bricmemberships@cpp.edu for assistance. This program is available to the CPP campus community only. 

Dive ‘N’ Climb – September 16 3-8 p.m. | Member Price: FREE Non-members: $25
Get excited for an introduction to ASI Adventures at this sustainability and outdoor recreation themed event. Participate in a selection of sustainability, climbing, and aquatic-related activities and challenges. Create a team or attend solo to take on the Dive n’ Climb challenge to see how far the CPP community can swim and how high we can climb. Join us at the poolside lounge where we will be featuring a film screening, games, slacklining, catered food, and opportunity drawings. Food is first come, first serve. Online registration has a minimum age requirement of 18. If under 18, please email bricmemberships@cpp.edu for assistance. This program is available to the CPP campus community only. 

Boulderodeo – October 29 11 a .m.-8 p.m. | Member Price: FREE Non-members: $25 

Chalk up and get ready for the return of the Adventures annual bouldering competition, Boulderodeo! Join your fellow climbers in this competition-style bouldering event. Participate in either the open recreation division or competitive division. First through third place will receive prizes for both divisions. Finalists of the competitive division will climb off for the title of Boulderado champion. In addition to climbing, attendees can participate in various activities, enjoy a catered meal, and collect tickets for opportunity drawings. Online registration has a minimum age requirement of 18. If under 18, please email bricmemberships@cpp.edu for assistance. This program is available to the CPP campus community only. 

Trips

Camp and Climb Joshua Tree – October 1-2 | Member Price: $111 Non-members: $278 

Camp and climb under the stars with the Adventures team all weekend long at Joshua Tree National Park! You will have the opportunity to explore the park by hiking to iconic locations to climb in this unique landscape. Transportation, equipment, and food included. Participation in this program requires a moderate to high level of physical exertion. Online registration has a minimum age requirement of 18. If under 18, please email bricmemberships@cpp.edu for assistance. This program is available to the CPP campus community only. 

Backpacking Joshua Tree – October 22-24 | Member Price: $111 Non-members: $278 

Pack a bag and head over to the world-famous Joshua Tree National Park for a full weekend of hiking and camping! If you’re looking for an introduction to backpacking, this is the camping trip for you! No gear or prior experience required. Online registration has a minimum age requirement of 18. If under 18, please email bricmemberships@cpp.edu for assistance. This program is available to the CPP campus community only. 

Big Bear Fish and Stewardship Overnight Trip – October 15-17 | Member Price: $103 Non-members: $258 

Get ready for a weekend full of fishing, camping, and stewardship on Big Bear Lake! We will set out on the lake for a day of fishing, cook the day’s catch, and give back to nature through clean-up and stewardship actions. Transportation, equipment, and food (even if the fish don’t bite) will be included. Participation in this program requires light to moderate level of physical exertion. Online registration has a minimum age requirement of 18. If under 18, please email bricmemberships@cpp.edu for assistance. This program is available to the CPP campus community only.