Outdoor Learning Center Events

OLC Events

May

7th 4-8pm

Capture the Flag @ The Outdoor Learning Center

$5

Come join us for a game of capture the flag in the forest of the Outdoor Learning Center. We will be playing with flour bombs so come wearing dark clothes. The boundaries will include rough terrain so be prepared with the right attire to get dirty.
Transportation is provided
Departs from the Outdoor Resource Center
Contact olcevents@byui.edu for more information

9th 9am-1pm

Intro to Mountain Biking

$10

Come learn how to mountain bike on a basic introductory level out at the Outdoor Learning Center where you can learn things like importance of shifting gears and riding stance.
Equipment is provided
Transportation is provided
Departs from the Outdoor Resource Center
Contact olcintro@byui.edu for more information

9th 1-5pm

Black Powder Rifles & Archery

$10

Come shoot black powder rifles and do archery up at the Outdoor Learning Center.
Equipment is provided
Transportation is provided
Departs from the Outdoor Resource Center
Contact olcevents@byui.edu for more information

9th 1-6pm

Ropes Course @ The Outdoor Learning Center

$7

Come try the ropes course out at the BYU-Idaho Outdoor Learning Center featuring a giant swing, power pole, jungle gym, and much more!
Transportation is provided
Departs from the Outdoor Resource Center
Contact olcevents@byui.edu for more information

15th-16th

Married Student Retreat

Departs 5pm Friday and returns 1pm Saturday

$25 (Per Couple)

Bring your loved one to listen to our guest speaker about how to strengthen bonds, testimony and teamwork in marriage.  Learn communication and trust skills through ropes course initiatives.  Enjoy dinner on Friday evening and breakfast Saturday morning prepared by the OLC staff.  
Meals are provided
Transportation is provided
Departs from the Outdoor Resource Center
Contact olcevents@byui.edu for more information

16th 9am-2pm

Intro to GPS & Geocaching

$8

Learn and apply the basics of using a GPS and navagating strategies to find hidden caches with prizes up at the BYUI Outdoor Learning Center.
Equipment is provided
Transportation is provided
Departs from the Outdoor Resource Center
Contact olcintro@byui.edu for more information

16th 10am-2pm

Intro to Rock Climbing & Slacklining

$8

Come learn the basics of rock climbing on our rock wall and try slacklining at the BYUI Outdoor Learning Center.
Equipment is provided
Transportation is provided
Departs from the Outdoor Resource Center
Contact olcintro@byui.edu for more information

16th 12-4pm

Intro. to Canoeing and Water Activities

$7

Come learn the basics of rock climbing on our rock wall and try slacklining at the BYUI Outdoor Learning Center.
Equipment is provided
Transportation is provided
Departs from the Outdoor Resource Center
Contact olcintro@byui.edu for more information

16th 1-5pm

Capture the Flag @ The Outdoor Learning Center

$5

Come join us for a game of capture the flag in the forest of the Outdoor Learning Center. We will be playing with flour bombs so come wearing dark clothes. The boundaries will include rough terrain so be prepared with the right attire to get dirty.
Transportation is provided
Departs from the Outdoor Resource Center
Contact olcevents@byui.edu for more information

21st 4-8pm

Capture the Flag @ The Outdoor Learning Center

$5

Come join us for a game of capture the flag in the forest of the Outdoor Learning Center. We will be playing with flour bombs so come wearing dark clothes. The boundaries will include rough terrain so be prepared with the right attire to get dirty.
Transportation is provided
Departs from the Outdoor Resource Center
Contact olcevents@byui.edu for more information

22nd-23rd

Intro to Camping

Departs 3pm Friday and returns 1pm Saturday

$15

Learn the basics of and enjoy an overnight camping trip up at the BYUI Outdoor Learning Center. In this activity you will pitch tents, cook outdoors, spend the night in tents, and much more!
All Equipment is provided
Meals are provided
Transportation is provided
Departs from the Outdoor Resource Center
Contact olcintro@byui.edu for more information

22nd-23rd

iGrow Leadership Retreat

Departs 5pm Friday and returns 2pm Saturday

$15

Designed to help students grow in testimony, study skills, and confidence, the iGrow retreat is a great tool to build you in many ways.  This workshop includes multiple speakers and ropes course activities, and of course dinner on Friday night and Saturday morning breakfast prepared by the OLC staff.  The cozy cabins at the foot of the Teton mountains creates a great atmosphere to be inspired and motivated.
Meals are provided
Transportation is provided
Departs from the Outdoor Resource Center
Contact olcevents@byui.edu for more information

30th 10am-1pm

Intro to Orienteering

$10

Learn ways to navagate and find areas without a GPS. Map reading and compass navigation is essential for any outdoor enthusiast! Find your way to locations to find prizes and givaways.
All Equipment is provided
Transportation is provided
Departs from the Outdoor Resource Center
Contact olcintro@byui.edu for more information

30th 1-5pm

Black Powder Rifles & Archery

$10

Come shoot black powder rifles and do archery up at the Outdoor Learning Center.
Equipment is provided
Transportation is provided
Departs from the Outdoor Resource Center
Contact olcevents@byui.edu for more information

June

5th-6th

Married Student Retreat

Departs 5pm Friday and returns 1pm Saturday

$25 (Per Couple)

Bring your loved one to listen to our guest speaker about how to strengthen bonds, testimony and teamwork in marriage.  Learn communication and trust skills through ropes course initiatives.  Enjoy dinner on Friday evening and breakfast Saturday morning prepared by the OLC staff.  
Meals are provided
Transportation is provided
Departs from the Outdoor Resource Center
Contact olcevents@byui.edu for more information

6th 10am-2pm

Engaged Student Retreat

$25 (Per Couple)

Bring your loved one to listen to our guest speaker about how to strengthen bonds, testimony and teamwork in marriage.  Learn communication and trust skills through ropes course initiatives. Have lunch prepared by the OLC staff.
Meals are provided
Transportation is provided
Departs from the Outdoor Resource Center
Contact olcevents@byui.edu for more information

6th 10am-2pm

Intro to Hiking & Backpacking

$5

It's as easy as it sounds! Come get out of Rexburg and get our of your apartment and come enjoy some fresh air up near the Teton Mountain Range!
Equipment is provided
Transportation is provided
Departs from the Outdoor Resource Center
Contact olcintro@byui.edu for more information

6th 12-4pm

Trailriding

$10

Come ride horses in an organized trail ride up at the beautiful BYUI Outdoor Learning Center. The only time you can ride horses with BYU-Idaho!
Equipment is provided
Transportation is provided
Departs from the Outdoor Resource Center
Contact olcintro@byui.edu for more information

6th 12-4pm

Black Powder Rifles & Archery

$10

Come shoot black powder rifles and do archery up at the Outdoor Learning Center.
Equipment is provided
Transportation is provided
Departs from the Outdoor Resource Center
Contact olcevents@byui.edu for more information

6th 12-4pm

Intro to Canoeing and Water Activities

$7

Come learn the basics of rock climbing on our rock wall and try slacklining at the BYUI Outdoor Learning Center.
Equipment is provided
Transportation is provided
Departs from the Outdoor Resource Center
Contact olcintro@byui.edu for more information

12th 3-7pm

Trailriding

$10

Come ride horses in an organized trail ride up at the beautiful BYUI Outdoor Learning Center. The only time you can ride horses with BYU-Idaho!
Equipment is provided
Transportation is provided
Departs from the Outdoor Resource Center
Contact olcintro@byui.edu for more information

12th-13th

Intro to Camping

Departs 3pm Friday and returns 1pm Saturday

$15

Learn the basics of and enjoy an overnight camping trip up at the BYUI Outdoor Learning Center. In this activity you will pitch tents, cook outdoors, spend the night in tents, and much more!
All Equipment is provided
Meals are provided
Transportation is provided
Departs from the Outdoor Resource Center
Contact olcintro@byui.edu for more information

12th-13th

Rediscovery Retreat

Departs 5pm Friday and returns 2pm Saturday

$10 (Per Person)

This event will provide a unique opportunity to rediscover and reconnect with one's spiritual self within a peaceful, natural, environment. It will include yoga, meditation, scripture and journal time, and a devotional. Dinner and Breakfast is provided.
Meals are provided
Transportation is provided
Departs from the Outdoor Resource Center
Contact olcevents@byui.edu for more information

13th 9am-1pm

Intro to Mountain Biking

$10

Come learn how to mountain bike on a basic introductory level out at the Outdoor Learning Center where you can learn things like importance of shifting gears and riding stance.
Equipment is provided
Transportation is provided
Departs from the Outdoor Resource Center
Contact olcintro@byui.edu for more information

13th 1-6pm

Ropes Course @ The Outdoor Learning Center

$7

Come try the ropes course out at the BYU-Idaho Outdoor Learning Center featuring a giant swing, power pole, jungle gym, and much more!
Transportation is provided
Departs from the Outdoor Resource Center
Contact olcevents@byui.edu for more information

13th 2-6pm

BBQ & Slip N' Slide

$7

Need a break from adulting? Awaken your inner kid this summer with the OLC's epic giant slip'n slide and enjoy a BBQ dinner on the sled hill. Slip'n slide mats are provided.
Meals are provided
Transportation is provided
Departs from the Outdoor Resource Center
Contact olcevents@byui.edu for more information

19th 2-6pm

BBQ & Slip N' Slide

$7

Need a break from adulting? Awaken your inner kid this summer with the OLC's epic giant slip'n slide and enjoy a BBQ dinner on the sled hill. Slip'n slide mats are provided.
Meals are provided
Transportation is provided
Departs from the Outdoor Resource Center
Contact olcevents@byui.edu for more information

26th 2-6pm

Canoe Battle Ship

$10

Come cool off and battle it out in our pond at the OLC. This is not your average childhood board game... this is human battleship! There will be three to four people to a ship trying to be the last to sink. Be prepared to get soaked through.
Ships are provided.
Meals are provided
Transportation is provided
Departs from the Outdoor Resource Center
Contact olcevents@byui.edu for more information

26th 4-8pm

BBQ & Slip N' Slide

$7

Need a break from adulting? Awaken your inner kid this summer with the OLC's epic giant slip'n slide and enjoy a BBQ dinner on the sled hill. Slip'n slide mats are provided.
Meals are provided
Transportation is provided
Departs from the Outdoor Resource Center
Contact olcevents@byui.edu for more information

26nd-27rd

iGrow Leadership Retreat

Departs 5pm Friday and returns 2pm Saturday

$10

Designed to help students grow in testimony, study skills, and confidence, the iGrow retreat is a great tool to build you in many ways.  This workshop includes multiple speakers and ropes course activities, and of course dinner on Friday night and Saturday morning breakfast prepared by the OLC staff.  The cozy cabins at the foot of the Teton mountains creates a great atmosphere to be inspired and motivated.
Meals are provided
Transportation is provided
Departs from the Outdoor Resource Center
Contact olcevents@byui.edu for more information

27th 11am-5pm

The Mountain Festival

Free! (Students Only)

Bring friends and roommates to the Outdoor Learning Center for live music, archery, ropes course activities, games, food and more.  Come enjoy the spring festivities.  
Transportation is not provided
Meals are provided
Departs from the Outdoor Resource Center
Contact olcevents@byui.edu for more information

July

3rd 2-6pm

BBQ & Slip N' Slide

$7

Need a break from adulting? Awaken your inner kid this summer with the OLC's epic giant slip'n slide and enjoy a BBQ dinner on the sled hill. Slip'n slide mats are provided.
Meals are provided
Transportation is provided
Departs from the Outdoor Resource Center
Contact olcevents@byui.edu for more information

3rd 3-8pm

Intro to Fishing & Dinner

$8

Come learn how to fish in our pond at the Outdoor Learning Center and enjoy dinner up in the foothills of the Tetons. Kick off the 4th of July weekend with a bang!
Equipment is provided
Meals are provided
Transportation is provided
Departs from the Outdoor Resource Center
Contact olcintro@byui.edu for more information

10th-11th

Intro to Camping

Departs 3pm Friday and returns 1pm Saturday

$15

Learn the basics of and enjoy an overnight camping trip up at the BYUI Outdoor Learning Center. In this activity you will pitch tents, cook outdoors, spend the night in tents, and much more!
All Equipment is provided
Meals are provided
Transportation is provided
Departs from the Outdoor Resource Center
Contact olcintro@byui.edu for more information

10th 3-7pm

Black Powder Rifles & Archery

$10

Come shoot black powder rifles and do archery up at the Outdoor Learning Center.
Equipment is provided
Transportation is provided
Departs from the Outdoor Resource Center
Contact olcevents@byui.edu for more information

10th 3-7pm

Intro to Canoeing and Water Activities

$7

Come learn the basics of rock climbing on our rock wall and try slacklining at the BYUI Outdoor Learning Center.
Equipment is provided
Transportation is provided
Departs from the Outdoor Resource Center
Contact olcintro@byui.edu for more information

10th 5-8:30pm

Trailriding

$10

Come ride horses in an organized trail ride up at the beautiful BYUI Outdoor Learning Center. The only time you can ride horses with BYU-Idaho!
Equipment is provided
Transportation is provided
Departs from the Outdoor Resource Center
Contact olcintro@byui.edu for more information

11th 9am-1pm

Ropes Course @ The Outdoor Learning Center

$7

Come try the ropes course out at the BYU-Idaho Outdoor Learning Center featuring a giant swing, power pole, jungle gym, and much more!
Transportation is provided
Departs from the Outdoor Resource Center
Contact olcevents@byui.edu for more information

11th 11am-4pm

Intro to GPS & Geocaching

$8

Learn and apply the basics of using a GPS and navagating strategies to find hidden caches with prizes up at the BYUI Outdoor Learning Center.
Equipment is provided
Transportation is provided
Departs from the Outdoor Resource Center
Contact olcintro@byui.edu for more information

11th 2-8pm

Cast Iron Chef 

(Competitors click here)   $10

(Participants click here)   $5

Cast Iron Chef Competitors
Do you like dutch oven food but don't have time or resources to cook? We will have it all! Come test your skills at our outdoor Dutch oven cook off to a panel of judges.  A Dutch oven is provided as well as basic ingredients.
(We will have a list of ingredients we will provide for competitors and you may tell us how much of each you will need, and you can bring your own ingredients. We will provide dutch ovens and fuel.)

Cast Iron Chef Participants
Do you like dutch oven food but don't know how to do it? Come watch our competitors cook it off to a panel of judges and you will be able to sample their creations.

Main ingredients are provided
Equipment is provided
Transportation is provided
Departs from the Outdoor Resource Center
Contact olcevents@byui.edu for more information

17th 3-7pm

Ropes Course @ The Outdoor Learning Center

$7

Come try the ropes course out at the BYU-Idaho Outdoor Learning Center featuring a giant swing, power pole, jungle gym, and much more!
Transportation is provided
Departs from the Outdoor Resource Center
Contact olcevents@byui.edu for more information

17th 3-8pm

Intro to Foraging

$8

Learn how to survive in the wilderness like a pro! Leave the Little Caesars behind and come eat something that the Real Mother Nature makes!
Equipment is provided
Transportation is provided
Departs from the Outdoor Resource Center
Contact olcintro@byui.edu for more information

18th 9am-1pm

Trailriding

$10

Come ride horses in an organized trail ride up at the beautiful BYUI Outdoor Learning Center. The only time you can ride horses with BYU-Idaho!
Equipment is provided
Transportation is provided
Departs from the Outdoor Resource Center
Contact olcintro@byui.edu for more information