Hoofers 90th

Welcome Hoofers past, present, and future.


In 2021 we celebrate 90 years of Hoofers. Our shared history is one of adventure, community, knowledge, and boundary-breaking endeavors. Please join us in commemorating our past and utilizing the lessons we have learned to guide us into the future.

The 2021 Hoofers 90th celebration will feature digital content from Hoofers past and present including interviews, story clips, merchandise and apparel, and more. Stay tuned and always check back to this page for more content!


Rescue on the Arkansas River

Dan York shares the story of a harrowing paddling rescue on the Arkansas River in Colorado on a Hoofer trip out west.

Cal William Ski Patrol

Hoofer legend, Cal Williams, tells of a rescue mission he was a part of while on the Ski Patrol through Hoofers.

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If you have a story to share, please contact Alumni Outreach Officer, Will Husted, at alumnioutreach@wisc.edu or whusted@wisc.edu.