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UT Tyler Recreational Sports

Outdoor Adventures

The UT Tyler Outdoor Adventures program gives Patriot students recreational opportunities outside the realm of traditional competitive sports. Events are subsidized by the UT Tyler rec sports department and led by experienced professionals.

Take part in traditional outdoor adventures including paddling, rock climbing, snowsports and cycling. Experience nontraditional events like skydiving or paintball.

Please review the trip Policies and Procedures before you sign up! 

Campus Trails/Disc Golf

Outdoor Adventures also maintains the SGA disc golf course, campus mountain bike trails, the Community Bike Program and an inventory of outdoor equipment that is available for rent.

Outdoor Equipment Rental

Fall 2017 Event Schedule

*All students must register with Patriot email or will be charged non-student rates*



Pre Trip Meeting

Student Cost (Non-students Cost)

Every Friday at 1 p.m.

Beginner Mountain Bike Rides HPC Entrance

No Meeting Required!


2/8, 3/8, 4/12, 4-6 p.m.

Bike Repair Clinic HPC Lobby

No Meeting Required!


4/10 @ 4-6 p.m.

Free Fly Fishing Clinic Harvey Lake

No Meeting Required!


2/24 @ 10-2 p.m.

Tyler Rock Gym Tyler TX

2/14 HPC Lobby @ 4 p.m.

$5 ($20)

3/10 - 3/14

Big Bend Hiking/Camping Trip 

2/28 HPC Lobby @ 6 p.m.

 $60 ($100)

3/24 @ 7 a.m.

Skydiving Gladewater TX

2/28 HPC Lobby @ 6 p.m.

$150 ($220)

4/7 @ 8 a.m.

L.M.F. River Kayaking Broken Bow OK

3/28 HPC Lobby @ 4 p.m.

$10 ($20)

4/14 @ 9 a.m.

Tyler State Park Tyler TX

4/4 HPC Lobby @ 4 p.m.

$5 ($15)

4/21 @ 8 a.m.

UT Tyler Mountain Bike Race

No Meeting Required!

Free ($5)


The Great New England Outdoor Adventure Trip


$1050 ($1500)


Photos of Past Events

For more information contact Rec Sports at 903.565.5602.

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