We offer a variety of outdoor credit-based courses in conjunction with the ASMSU Outdoor Recreation Program.  Currently we offer the following outdoor activity courses (All are 1-credit unless indicated): Backpacking, bouldering, intermediate rock climbing, whitewater rafting, avalanche level 1 and 2, ice climbing, Wilderness First Aid, Wilderness First Responder (2 credits), swiftwater rescue, fly fishing, and cross-country skiing. Find all of our outdoor ACT offerings and course descriptions in MSU's course catalog*: ACT Course Descriptions.

*Wilderness First Aid is listed in the ECP rubric as "ECP 102 Wilderness First Aid"

Spring 2022 Outdoor ACT and Wilderness Medicine Courses:

Dates:  

Jan 10-14, 2022, 8am-5pm 

Location 

Outdoor Recreation Center, 1401 W Lincoln St.  

Instructor 

Ty Atwater  

Student max:  

12  

Notes 

*Approximately 20 hours of asynchronous online learning is required prior to in-person sessions* 

If this course is full, please join the waitlist. For help with the waitlist project, please go to: http://www.montana.edu/registrar/waitlisting.html 

Dates:  

Jan 10, 2022, 5pm-8pm 

Jan 11-13, 2022, 7am-4pm (off-campus) 

Location 

Outdoor Recreation Center, 1401 W Lincoln St.  

Instructor 

Lindsay Fixmer 

Student max:  

8 

Notes 

If this course is full, please join the waitlist. For help with the waitlist project, please go to: http://www.montana.edu/registrar/waitlisting.html 

Dates:  

Feb 24 and March 3, 2022, 6pm-8pm 

Feb 27, March 5-6, 2022, 7am-4pm (off-campus) 

Location 

Outdoor Recreation Center, 1401 W Lincoln St.  

Instructor 

Lindsay Fixmer 

Student max:  

8 

Notes 

If this course is full, please join the waitlist. For help with the waitlist project, please go to: http://www.montana.edu/registrar/waitlisting.html 

Dates:  

Jan 11 and 13, 2022, 5pm-8pm 

Jan 15-17, 2022, 8am-5pm (off-campus) 

Location 

Outdoor Recreation Center, 1401 W Lincoln St.  

Instructor 

Dan Sandberg 

Student max:  

12 

Notes 

*Intermediate level (blue square or above) skiing/riding skills are mandatory* 

If this course is full, please join the waitlist. For help with the waitlist project, please go to: http://www.montana.edu/registrar/waitlisting.html 

Dates:  

Jan 27, Feb 1, 3, 2022, 6pm-8pm 

Jan 30, Feb 5-6, 2022, 8am-5pm (off-campus) 

Location 

Outdoor Recreation Center, 1401 W Lincoln St.  

Instructor 

Dan Sandberg 

Student max:  

12 

Notes 

*Intermediate level (blue square or above) skiing/riding skills are mandatory* 

If this course is full, please join the waitlist. For help with the waitlist project, please go to: http://www.montana.edu/registrar/waitlisting.html 

Dates:  

Feb 10, 15, 17, 2022, 6pm-8pm 

Feb 19-21, 2022, 8am-5pm (off-campus) 

Location 

Outdoor Recreation Center, 1401 W Lincoln St.  

Instructor 

Dan Sandberg 

Student max:  

12 

Notes 

*Intermediate level (blue square or above) skiing/riding skills are mandatory* 

If this course is full, please join the waitlist. For help with the waitlist project, please go to: http://www.montana.edu/registrar/waitlisting.html 

 Dates:  

Feb 24, March 1, 3, 2022, 6pm-8pm 

Feb 26, March 5-6, 2022, 8am-5pm (off-campus) 

Location 

Outdoor Recreation Center, 1401 W Lincoln St.  

Instructor 

Chris Pruden 

Student max:  

12 

Notes 

*Intermediate level (blue square or above) skiing/riding skills are mandatory* 

If this course is full, please join the waitlist. For help with the waitlist project, please go to: http://www.montana.edu/registrar/waitlisting.html

Dates:  

March 24, 29, 31, 2022, 6pm-8pm 

March 27, April 2-3, 2022, 8am-5pm 

Location 

Outdoor Recreation Center, 1401 W Lincoln St.  

Instructor 

Dan Sandberg, Chris Pruden 

Student max:  

12 

Notes 

Permission of instructor required: you must submit proof of Level 1 completion via email at [email protected] in order to be given approval to register.  

*Expert level (black diamond or above) skiing/riding skills are mandatory* 

If this course is full, please join the waitlist. For help with the waitlist project, please go to: http://www.montana.edu/registrar/waitlisting.html

Dates:  

April 12, 14, 19, 21, 2022, 4pm-7pm 

April 23-24, 8am-5pm (off-campus) 

Location 

Outdoor Recreation Center, 1401 W Lincoln St.  

Instructor 

Ty Atwater 

Student max:  

12 

Notes 

If this course is full, please join the waitlist. For help with the waitlist project, please go to: http://www.montana.edu/registrar/waitlisting.html 

Dates:  

April 21, 26, 28, 2022, 4pm-7pm 

April 30, May 1, 2022, 8am-5pm (off-campus) 

Location 

Outdoor Recreation Center, 1401 W Lincoln St.  

Instructor 

Dan Sandberg, Ty Atwater 

Student max:  

12 

Notes 

If this course is full, please join the waitlist. For help with the waitlist project, please go to: http://www.montana.edu/registrar/waitlisting.html