Our region provides a fantastic playground for those who seek outdoor adventure, and we are here to help you experience all that this area has to offer. Housed within the UW-Superior Campus Recreation Department, Superior Adventures offers services, facilities and outdoor adventure expertise to the campus and members of the community through four different areas.
- Outdoor and Adventure Education
- Relationship and Team Building
- Personal Growth and Development
- Outdoor Adventure Trips
We will work with you to design an unforgettable experience that fits your needs. Contact Campus Recreation to find out how Superior Adventures can help you achieve your goals.
National Bank of Commerce Climbing Wall
Hours of Operation: Monday – Thursday 7 p.m. – 10 p.m.
Our climbing wall is a 28-foot tall, state-of-the-art structure designed to challenge first-timers or seasoned veterans. Our National Bank of Commerce Climbing Wall staff will outfit you with all the necessary gear, instruction and encouragement you’ll need.
We can offer a variety of clinics to help increase your skills as well as fun and competitive events. Take the time to become belay certified for free or use the wall as the venue for your next party.
Our staff consists of some of the most experienced and knowledgeable climbers in the area, and they are eager to show you just how accessible and fun climbing can be.
Rent the Wall!
Have your birthday party, scouting event, community or church social, or other gatherings at our National Bank of Commerce Climbing Wall. Many options are available, and will we provide trained staff and access to a private party area. Additionally, all equipment and instruction is provided and included in the price. For more information, contact Campus Recreation.
Outdoor Adventure Trips
Emphasizing adventure, environmental awareness, education, a challenge, personal development, safety, community and fun, Superior Adventures provides unique outdoor and social experiences throughout the academic year and during the summer.
Trips and clinics are open to all and are designed to introduce students, faculty, staff and community members to the outdoor recreational opportunities of the Lake Superior region and beyond.
The Superior Adventures office has maps and resource books to help you plan your own adventures. If you have questions about places to go or things to do, the Superior Adventures staff can help. The professional staff at Superior Adventures office has climbed, skied, canoed, kayaked, mountain biked and explored the Lake Superior region for years. They are willing to share their experiences so that you can plan your own quest.
Superior Adventures has outdoor equipment available for rental to all students, staff, faculty and community members. Minimal maintenance to equipment may be supported based on request. Skate sharpening is available during rental center hours.