Outdoor Adventure Program

Experience Wisconsin’s beautiful Northwoods through the Nicolet College Outdoor Adventure program! On your path expert instructors will open new doors and teach you new skills all while nurturing a greater appreciation and understanding of our natural world.

Take one class or many. The outdoor world is yours to explore!

Apply online here for Community Education/Outdoor Adventure scholarships.

There's Something For Everyone


Develop New Skills


Enjoy the Great Outdoors

Dad with son kayaking

Bring the Family

Upcoming Classes

  • Maple Syrup for Beginners
  • Working with Your Canine Pal
  • Intro to Permaculture
  • Musky Seminar
  • Intermediate I Permaculture
  • Intermediate II Permaculture
  • Introduction to Gardening Organically
  • Efficient Food Preservation
  • Beginning Stargazing
  • Introduction to Fly Fishing and Casting
  • Oyster and Shiitake Mushroom Cultivation
  • Cooking with Wild Food
  • Fly Fishing for Various Species
  • Advanced Fly Fishing and Casting
  • Northwoods Culinary Herbalism
  • Fungi 101 of the Northwoods
  • Identifying Flora and Mycology: Level 2

Apply online here for Community Education/Outdoor Adventure scholarships.


Strenuosity Scale

Strenuosity Rating - The number after each course title lets you know how strenuous we rate each course.

S1 = Not strenuous, most likely a stationary experience.

S2 = Slightly strenuous, does not require prior physical conditioning

S3 = Some physically demanding aspects, requires some endurance

S4 = Challenging and requires a good physical condition