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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.

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

Outdoor Adventures 2015 Event Descriptions

Fall 2016 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 4 p.m.

Beginner Mountain Bike Rides, HPC Entrance

No Meeting Required!


2/9, 3/9, 4/13, 4-6 p.m.

Bike Repair Clinic, HPC Lobby

No Meeting Required!


2/25, @ 9:30 a.m.

Rock Climbing Trip, SFASU

2/15 HPC Lobby @ 6 p.m.

$10 ($15)

3/11 - 3/15 @ 8 a.m.

Big Bend Hiking Trip, Big Bend National Park

3/8 HPC Lobby @ 6 p.m.

$30 ($55)

3/25 @ 7 a.m.

Skydiving, Gladewater, Texas

3/8 HPC Lobby @ 6 p.m.

$150 ($170)

10/22 @ 8 a.m.

Lower Mountain Fork River Trip, Broken Bow, Oklahoma

3/29 HPC Lobby @ 6 p.m.

$10 ($20)

4/22 @ 7 a.m.

UT Tyler Mountain Bike Race, Campus Trails

No Meeting Required!

Free! ($5)

5/6 - 5/8

Arkansas Mountain Bike Trip, Bentonville, Arkansas

 4/26 HPC Lobby @ 6 p.m.

 $35 ($50)


Great Maine & Canada Adventure Trip


$1,050 ($1,500)


Photos of Past Events

For more information contact Rec Sports at 903.565.5602.

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