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Outdoor Adventure Center

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Unleash your inner explorer.

Feeling the itch for real-life adventure or a little nature therapy? UW-Green Bay UREC Outdoors is your source for outdoor experiences. We're passionate about fostering a love for nature and creating a space for the campus community to connect.

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Adventure Trips

Travel all over the United States for rock climbing, canoeing, kayaking, snowshoeing, backpacking and more!

Let's Adventure

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equipment rental

Anyone can rent outdoor equipment like kayaks, tents, camp cook sets, bikes—even hammocks!

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Further your outdoor skills or register for free outdoor events on campus. We have something for everyone!

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Gear up and Scale to New Heights

Gain a foothold and embrace the vertical challenge!

The UREC Climbing Tower is your on-campus gateway to the exhilarating world of rock climbing. No experience is required, we'll show you the ropes! Our impressive 28-foot tall freestanding tower boasts over 800 square feet of climbable terrain. With six unique climbing stations, each featuring varied routes and difficulty levels, you'll find the perfect challenge to push your limits and build confidence.

Climb On!

Stay Connected

Follow the UREC Outdoor Adventure Center on social media to stay informed about our skills clinics, events and outdoor adventure trip opportunities.

Ethan Harvey, Outdoor Adventure Recreation Coordinator

Have Questions?

Have questions about upcoming trips, events, equipment rentals, or the climbing tower?  Our friendly staff is here to help!  Reach out to us at or stop by the UREC Outdoor Adventure Center in the Shorewood Center during our operating hours.

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