Outdoor Pursuits

Office Hours

Summer hours: Tuesday - Thursday 11 a.m.-2 p.m.

Phone Numbers

Main Rental Center: 970-247-7293
Bike/Ski Shop: 970-247-7480

Mailing Address:

Outdoor Pursuits
Fort Lewis College
1000 Rim Drive
Durango, CO 81301


Our staff

Brett Davis, Assistant Director
970-247-7037
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Brett has been an Outdoor Educator for 20+ years and the head of Outdoor Pursuits for 10 of those. Some highlights of his experience are as follows:

  • Salsa Cycles Athlete - Specializing in long distance cycling exploration in places like Alaska, Nepal, and Iceland
  • Accomplished whitewater boater - From kayaking to raft guiding, Brett has paddled/rowed class V water in the Grand Canyon, New Zealand, and Costa Rica
  • Brett is an ACA Kayak Instructor Trainer and a Wilderness First Responder.

Josh KlingJosh Kling, Coordinator, Permitting and Programming
970-247-7061
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Josh started working for Outdoor Pursuits in 2000 Josh ran his own mountain guiding business in Durango and successfully ran it for 10 years before returning back to OP as the Permitting and Programming Coordinator.

  • FLC Alum 2005
  • American Mountain Guides Association (AMGA) certified Ski, Alpine Guide, and Rock guide
  • IFMGA Licensed Mountain Guide
  • AIARE avalanche course leader
  • Local Guidebook author