Outdoor Recreation — Feb. 1, 2019


Kaiserslautern

Kaiserslautern Outdoor Recreation, Pulaski Barracks, Bldg. 2905, 493-4117 or 0631-3406-4117. Mon. to Fri. 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Closed on federal holidays. https://kaiserslautern.armymwr.com

German Fishing Course


Feb. 23 to 24, Mar 2 to 3, 16 to 17

Earn your permit to apply for and receive your German fishing license. This course is offered in three different sessions for your convenience. Each session is a weekend long. Register in advance with Kaiserslautern Outdoor Recreation. Students must be able to attend full session in order to graduate. Classes are held in the basement of building 3213 on Kleber Kaserne. Cost is $60 per individual or $100 per family

Ski Express

Every Saturday

Every Saturday, the Ski Express will be rolling to some of the most well-known ski areas in Europe. Cost starting at: $79 per person

Poland – Krakow & Auschwitz

Feb. 15-18

Explore the UNESCO world heritage city of Krakow, shop for blue-glazed Polish pottery, and visit Auschwitz on this trip. Cost: Starting at $389+ per person

Prague Weekend

Feb. 15-18

Enjoy Valentines Weekend in Prague, the “City of 100 spires”! Prague suffered considerably less damage during World War II than other major cities, and contains one of the world’s most pristine and varied collections of architecture. The entire old city awaits you. The Astronomical Clock, Prague Castle, Charles’ Bridge, countless shops and many museums are all within walking distance. Deadline: Sign up before Feb. 5, Cost: Starting at $329+ per person

Ramstein

Ramstein Outdoor Recreation, KMC Center, Bldg. 3336, 480-5705 or 06371-47-5705. Mon. to Fri. 11 a.m. to 8 p.m.; Sat., Sun., holidays and training days 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. https://www.86fss.com/sports-and-recreation/outdoor-recreation

Ski Trip: Feldberg

Feb. 9 & 23

The tallest mountain in the Black Forest is home to the region’s largest ski area. The Feldberg Ski Resort offers 26 kilometers of groomed snow runs for beginners, children, and seasoned skiers and snowboarders alike. We will depart bright and early to make it to the resort for fresh tracks, spending the full day skiing and return that evening. Half price ski/snowboard equipment rental is available to participants during normal fitting hours (1 hour before store closes) for three days prior to trip departure. Lift ticket and ½ price rental not included in trip fee. Cost: $49.00,
Ages: All ages

Black Forest, White Snowshoe

Feb. 10 & 24

We will select unique Black Forest destination to explore by snowshoe! Location will be determined based on conditions in the region. Trips will range from 8-12 kilometers with stops for hot beverages, snacking and taking in the sights along our route. Bring a lunch and snacks. A unique opportunity not to be missed! Cost: $39.00, Ages: 10+ with parent

Intro To Lead Climbing

Feb. 16

Take the next step in your climbing progression! Learn how to ascend from the ground up while anchoring yourself to the rock with climbing gear. Practice with new gear and acquire new belay techniques and climbing styles in the safety of an indoor setting. Not for beginner climbers! Belay certification and climbing experience required prior to registration. Participants successfully completing this course will be issued a lead climbing qualification card. Minimum 3 participants to run course. Cost: $30, Ages: All

Dahn Rock Hike

Feb. 17

Crisp winter air and bright red sandstone set the backdrop for this exciting and scenic day hike around the cliffs and crags surrounding the village of Dahn. Bring your boots and a sack lunch, and join us in the forest for a full day of hiking. Cost: $29, Ages: All

Ski Trip: La Bresse Express

Feb. 23

The largest ski area in northeast France offers more than 220 hectares dedicated to skiing in the heart of the Ballons de Vosges. Lift tickets are less than 30 euro per person and there are 32 different slopes all within a day’s drive from Kaiserslautern! We will depart bright and early to make it to the resort for fresh tracks, spending the full day skiing and the return that evening. Half price ski/snowboard equipment rental is available to participants during normal fitting hours (1 hour before store closes) for three days prior to trip departure. Half price rental not included in trip registration fee. Cost: $49.00