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University Recreation Dad’s Weekend 2018

Location varies-- all held by University Recreation

About the event

Bring your Dad to the SRC or Chinook for Free

WSU students can bring their Dad (or Father figure) to the SRC or Chinook for Free.  Dad must be accompanied by the student member at the time of entrance.

Special Events Weekend Passes

Thursday-Sunday Special Event Weekend Passes are available for purchase during all home football game weekends. These passes can be purchased at the Membership Services Desk in the Student Recreation Center or at the Chinook Student Center for $12.  Special Event Weekend Passes grant access to the SRC and Chinook.

Dad’s Weekend FREE Fitness Fun

November 2-4

Already registered for a fitness class with UREC? Bring your dad for FREE! In addition, we are also offering the following FREE activities:

  • Dad’s Bench Best! Bench Press Competition, Friday, November 2, 6–7 p.m., SRC Weight Room. Registration Open Now! Click HERE.
  • Dad’s Weekend CrossFit-Saturday, November 3, 10–11 a.m., Chinook B40.
  • Dad’s Weekend Yoga
    • Saturday, November 3, 11:10 a.m-12:10 p.m. in Chinook 20
    • Sunday, November 4, 10:40–11:40 a.m. in SRC 256Please note: With the Exception of our Fatherly Guests, if you are not an SRC or Chinook member, you must either purchase a day pass or special events pass for entrance into the SRC or Chinook.

Event List:

Dad’s Weekend Sunset Hike at Kamiak Butte

Spend a little quality time with Dad in the great outdoors of the Palouse! This easy 3.1 mile hike through the scenic landscapes of Kamiak Butte is sure to be an adventure that you will remember for years to come! This trip takes patrons to one of our county parks to overlook the entire Palouse and learn more about the ecosystem. This trip is both affordable and close, allowing patrons to maximize their time in the great outdoors.

Registration ends October 28

Nov 2nd 2pm-6pm Click HERE to Register $15 Per Person
Dunking With Dad 2 on 2 Basketball Tournament

All Dad/Mom/Parent Derivatives Welcome!)
Are you a fan of Donuts? Coffee? Basketball? If you answer yes to any of the above, this event is for you! Sign up as a team with your parent, guardian (or any dad-like person) against other teams for the grand prize! From Dunking to Dunkin’! Before or after you play, relax with coffee and donuts!

Registration ends November 1

Nov 3rd 9:30am-12pm Click HERE to Register $10 per Team
Dad’s Challenge

This challenge course program provides an opportunity for you and your dad to work together in groups and explore your limits on the ropes course. Led by our trained staff, participants can expect to climb either our 72’ tall giant ladder or the obstacle course. This challenge will be an opportunity to take adventures to new heights while enjoying views of the Palouse. 

Registration Ends November 1

Nov 3rd 12pm-2pm Click HERE to Register $12 per Person
Dad’s Weekend Open Climb

Is your dad visiting for the weekend? Enjoy quality time with him at the Student Rec Center for a morning of Rock Climbing where our climbing wall supervisors will help you climb to the top! One registration equals entry for one person.

Registration Ends November 1

Nov 3rd 10am-12pm Click HERE to Register FREE
Dad’s Weekend Belay Clinic

One registration gets you and Dad in; Dad climbs for free! Do you want to participate in roped climbing in our facility? Bring your dad and learn to belay your partner, climb, and use our autobelay systems. You will have the opportunity at the end of the course to have your belay technique checked by the instructor so you can participate in roped climbing during facility hours. Program rating is level 1. No experience necessary!

Registration Ends November 1

 Nov 4th  5pm-7pm Click HERE to Register  $8 for Two


Student Recreation Center (509) 335-8732