Bike Shop staff members demonstrates proper bike maintenance

Climbing Basics

Every Weekday, 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Sunday, 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm

  • $20 UNL Student/Member
  • $25 General Public

Learn the foundation of rope management skills, knots, equipment and policies required to climb at the Outdoor Adventures Center. Completion of class and skills check provides a one-year Climbing Pass.

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Bike Commuter Skills

  • FREE UNL Student/Member
  • $30 General Public

This class teaches adult bicyclists how to use a bicycle with confidence and competence for pleasure, utility and sport under various road, climate, terrain and traffic conditions. Class time is spent on your bike doing drills to build your bike handling skills and riding on the streets as a part of traffic. Each class will cover three levels:

  • Bicycle handling drills in the parking lot
  • Bicycling in traffic
  • Enjoying the ride
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Bike Maintenance Skills

  • FREE UNL Student/Member
  • $30 General Public

Ever been stuck on the trail or street and not know what to do? Sign up for this class and practice basic maintenance items you can do on your own bike to get home and discuss other biking-related topics. A new topic will be presented each class night. Topics that will be covered include patching a flat, basic brake adjustments, riding position/bike fit and layering for winter commuting enjoyment.

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Wilderness First Responder

  • $650 UNL Student/Member
  • $750 General Public

Wilderness First Responder (WFR) is the definitive course in medical training for outdoor educators, guides, SAR team members, and others who work or play in remote areas. The curriculum is comprehensive and practical, including all of the essential principles and skills required to assess and manage medical problems in isolated and extreme environments.

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Wilderness First Responder Recertification

  • $250 UNL Student/Member
  • $300 General Public

Must meet criteria outlined by Wilderness Medical Associates and their recertification eligibility requirements to be able to recertify through their organization.

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Bike Commute Coaching

  • Free to the university community

Our League of American Bicyclists Instructors are here to assist you and answer your questions to help get you on the bike. There are also many online resources on bike commuting.

  • Do you need help finding a bike-friendly route in town?
  • Do you need help becoming more comfortable or confident riding?
  • Not sure how to dress or need help dialing in your bike for the commute to work or school?
  • Want to learn some basic mechanical skills?
Request Bike Commute Coaching

Lead Climbing Clinic

  • $30 UNL Student/Member
  • $40 General Public

Been climbing a bit and looking to take your experience to the sharp end? Learn to lead climb in the climbing center. Class objectives include:

  • Build stronger body awareness.
  • Become comfortable in appropriately identifying hazards associated with lead climbing and ways to minimize their potential.
  • Provide lead belay, smooth and efficient clipping and foot positioning while climbing.
  • Learn to safely take lead falls.
Register for a Lead Climbing Clinic