Frequently Asked Questions
I've registered for the club, now what?
You will receive a welcome e-mail within 3 business days of signing up for the club. This e-mail will include your membership number, details on the club, and upcoming events.
When can I start attending Flatlanders Club events?
Immediately! Once you register and pay your membership fee, you are eligible to participate in all Flatlanders Club activities. If you want to participate in an event before receiving your welcome e-mail, please give us a call so that we may assist you in getting started.
How long is my membership valid?
For life! As long as you are an active member, you do not need to renew your membership. You are considered an active member if you attend at least 1 Flatlanders Club event per year.
What are the age requirements to join the Flatlanders Club?
You must be 18+ years old to become a member.
When will I receive my welcome swag bag/ discounts?
Membership items/ store discounts are given out at the Flatlanders Club quarterly meetings. You will receive your swag bag at the first meeting you attend. This bag will include your Flatlanders Club t-shirt and membership card, as well as swag from Champaign Outdoors and our brand partners.
Are Flatlanders Club events free to attend?
A majority of the events are free to attend. On occasion, there will be a fee for larger events, such as the annual retreat. These fees cover the cost of event expenses like food, transportation, and park entry fees.
How physically fit do I need to be?
While some activities require a higher level of physical fitness (i.e. bouldering or skiing), not all Flatlanders Club events are active (i.e. stargazing or camping). There will be a wide variety of events at varying actively levels happening every month so that everyone gets a chance to enjoy the outdoors!