Upcoming Events

Tue 13 Dec
Join Outdoor UW for their new Outdoor Explorer Series.  Learn and practice a new skill that will make you more comfortable and excited for your next adventure!  If you’re not looking to hike through ... More info
Tue 13 Dec
Tue 13 Dec
Hey folks! Join us every Tuesday night for our Hoofer Outing Club general meeting! These are free to the public, and we meet in the Mendota Lodge in Memorial Union at 7pm (near the Lakefront and ... More info
Tue 13 Dec
Hey Hoofers! Let's meet again after the General Meeting on Tuesday to talk more about Spring Break! If you are planning a trip or interested in planning a trip, find me in Mendota Lodge after the Gen ... More info
Thu 15 Dec
Come chat with your Hoofer Council President (that's me!) about all things Hoofers! Questions, concerns, ideas, trip highlights - I'd love to hear from you. I will be available virtually or in-person ... More info
Fri 16 Dec
If you anticipate using a FLEET/DOA VEHICLE to tow a Hoofer-owned trailer at any point this fall or winter, then attend this class to get your trailer towing certification! This would include towing a ... More info
Mon 9 Jan
Description: The Wilderness First Responder (WFR) course is a 10-day long 80-hour course taught by NOLS Wilderness Medicine. The WFR course is designed to provide you with the tools to make critical m ... More info
Mon 9 Jan
There is a Wilderness First Responder course that is being offered through Outdoor UW. Check out the link here for all the information and to sign up! https://members.hoofers.org/event/83280  More info
Thu 12 Jan
Mark your calendars for the greatest Winter Hoofer trip of the year!   What: An extended weekend of cross-country skiing and cabin life in Bayfield County, Wisconsin!   Expect prime cross-country ... More info
Fri 20 Jan
Description: The Wilderness First Responder Recertification (WFR-Recert) course is a 3-day 24-hour course taught by NOLS Wilderness Medicine specifically to recertify participants who are currently ho ... More info
Thu 26 Jan
Welcome back for the spring semester! We are excited to introduce ice skating to the union. To kick things off, we will be hosting a jersey theme night. Come dressed in your favorite jersey and help ... More info
Mon 30 Jan
Join our Outdoor UW staff to learn how to skate on Lake Mendota! This event is specifically designed for folks who have never ice skated before and are looking for a gradual and supportive way to tr ... More info
Tue 31 Jan
First year students new to UW-Madison are invited to come to Memorial Union and ice skate for FREE with Outdoor UW. Join us for an evening of connecting with your classmates and listening to some tune ... More info
Sun 5 Feb
Explore the Lakeshore Nature Preserve with Outdoor UW under the full moon. Grab your friends and peruse the path with our Hiking leaders to learn about the portions of campus that have explorable ou ... More info
Mon 6 Feb
Join our Outdoor UW staff to learn how to skate on Lake Mendota! This event is specifically designed for folks who have never ice skated before and are looking for a gradual and supportive way to try ... More info
Wed 8 Feb
Bring your family down to Outdoor UW for a fun filled evening of skating (or snowshoeing if lake ice conditions make skating impossible)! This event will be filled with all the laughter, music, and ... More info
Thu 9 Feb
February is a frigid time of year. Will you embrace the cold, or wish for an early summer? Come dressed in your best fire or ice themed outfit and have fun skating on the lake. Skate rentals are avai ... More info
Fri 10 Feb
You'll Have A Ball! Dance the night away (inside) after a day of play outside! Join us for an evening of music and dancing with a live jazz band and delicious hors d'oeuvres in the Great Hall at the ... More info
Mon 13 Feb
Join our Outdoor UW staff to learn how to skate on Lake Mendota! This event is specifically designed for folks who have never ice skated before and are looking for a gradual and supportive way to try ... More info