Women's Initiative in Leadership Outdoors (WILO)

Women's Initiative for Leadership in the Outdoors (WILO) is a semester-long program built to create a welcoming environment for women to learn introductory outdoor skills. The program entails 3 leadership-focused workshops paired with 3 trips to teach climbing, backpacking, and paddling. All workshops will be held the Wednesday before the activity. Included with the program is a Wilderness First Aid (WFA) and Leave No Trace (LNT) Trainer Certification. 

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paddle high five
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smiling human rappelling canyoning
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grand canyon view
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Climbers hang from bouldering wall while others watch

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Spring 2024 Trip Dates:

02/24/24- Day Climb

03/30/24- Day Paddle

04/06/24-04/07/24 WFA course

04/26/24-04/28/24 Backpacking and LNT course

Register

Prerequisites

  • This program is intended to be a beginner-level introduction to outdoor pursuits. Individuals of all experience and skill levels are welcome. 
  • All group gear, transportation, and food is provided. Personal clothing/footwear is not. 
  • Exertion Level: Low-Moderate

Sessions

Where & When

Outdoor Rec

Enrollment

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Min: 6

Max: 12

Fees

Member Non-Member Student
$550 $570 $350