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Outdoor Programs


Rafting and HikingGet Outside Today!

Sea Kayaking. Rock Climbing. Canoeing. Ice Climbing. Backpacking. Skiing. And so much more! APU’s Outdoor programs has what you’re looking for to get outside. Whether you simply want to try something new or an experienced adventurer looking to teach or lead a clinic, we have something for every skill level. Living in Alaska gives you access to some of the best wilderness areas in the world, and we want to help you explore it.

Our Mission

APU Outdoor Programs strives to provide opportunities for members of the APU Community to get outside and enjoy what Alaska has to offer. We offer outdoor recreational trips, clinics, resources, and services that facilitate this goal.

We do this in a participatory way emphasizing safety and leave-no-trace practices, facilitating relationships with others and the environment through land, water and snow-based activities.


  • Full service equipment rentals at very competitive prices!
  • We offer gear for all seasons and all sizes!
  • Active trips and clinics for all skill levels!
  • Student Leadership and employment opportunities!
  • Special Events!

Take advantage of what we have to offer and Get Outside!

View Fall 2014 Program Guide

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