Outdoor Programs

The Fort Collins International Center (FCIC) organizes outdoor activities for all interested students and community members. The aim of outdoor activities is to provide an active and fun environment for students and community members to enjoy the beauty of Colorado and surrounding states on occasion together.  Activities vary from hiking and skiing to snow-shoeing and river rafting trips.

To get involved or to find out more information, please contact Mark Oberschmidt or Steven Fletcher at outdoor@fortcollinsinternationalcenter.org.


October Hike: Happy Jack

Info coming soon!


Date: Saturday, October 20
Location: Meet @ I house @ 0800. Return to I house by 1700 (latest)
Cost: TBD per hiker, for transportation.


Signs ups will be open in early October. For questions about the hike, or if you have any problems registering/paying, please contact bmwatts@colostate.edu.

Outdoor Calendar for 2018-2019

The following events highlight the current outdoor events scheduled for the 2018-2019 CSU academic year with dates and location through July 2019. Sign-ups for all of the FCIC outdoor trips are done through the Office of International Programs at Laurel Hall. All trips are paid for by credit card or cash.

  • 09/23/18: Crozier Mountain hike
  • 10/20/18: Happy Jack Wyoming hike
  • 11/10/18: Molly Lake hike
  • 12/15/18: Snow shoe Cameron Pass
  • 01/19/19: Snow shoe Estes Park
  • 02/02/19: Tubing Beaver Meadows
  • 02/23/19: Learn to ski or snowboard at Snowy Range
  • 03/16/19: Optional snow shoe trip
  • 4/20/19: Eagles Nest hike
  • 05/18/19: Pawnee Buttes hike
  • 06/22/19: Soapstone hike
  • 07/27/19: Cheyenne Frontier Days rodeo

If you want to take part in one of the outdoor events check us out on Facebook.