Outdoor Recreation

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Canoeing the Rio Grande
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Outdoor Rec Hours
Weekdays 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Saturday CLOSED
Sunday * 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM *
The Outdoor Recreation Program is located in the lower level of State Gym.  
Phone: 294-8200

Building friendships, overcoming challenges, traveling to beautiful destinations, accomplishing goals, and obtaining new skills and knowledge is what the Outdoor Recreation Program is all about.  We offer a variety of low-cost opportunities to experience and learn about enjoyable lifelong outdoor activities.

The Outdoor Recreation Program and the Climbing Wall will be closed starting Friday, December 19th, through Sunday, January 11th due to winter break. In the event of snow we may reopen the rental center to allow the rental of cross country skis.


Bouldering Walls - State Gym and Lied Recreation Center - Open during regular facility hours.

Bike Maintenance Hours - Mondays & Thursdays - 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM.

  • You must present a valid ISUCard and have a current pass (Student Pass, Rec Pass or NES Pass) to receive the Pass Holder (lower) rates.
  • NOTE: Month and Week and Day Pass holders must pay the Non-Pass holder (higher) rate for Outdoor Recreation equipment rental, trips and workshops.
  • Payment is due at the time of reservation. 


Bike Repair Program






* Sunday hours for equipment check-in and Trip and Workshop registration only. Closed University Holidays and Selected Student Vacation Periods.

Arkansas Regional Adventure Programing Conference (ARAP)





April 17-19, 2015

Click here to see what it's all about.

Email jwvogle@uark.edu to register!

Student Employment Information
Employee Application
Employee References

Receive Outdoor Recreation updates via e-mail
Outdoor Recreation Services Contact:

Jerry Rupert
0180 State Gym

Nathan Rector
0180 State Gym