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Outdoor Adventure Center (OAC)

855 Woody Hayes Drive, Columbus, OH 43210 • Phone: 614-247-8680 • Driving Directions

CABS bus stops at 25 (Ag Campus) or 14 (Blankenship Hall) service the ARC.

The OAC, located within the Adventure Recreation Center (ARC), is home to the Tom W. Davis Climbing Center with a 4,000-square-foot, 35-foot tall climbing structure and bouldering wall. In addition, the OAC provides educational opportunities for the Ohio State community to engage in outdoor recreation through its Trips and Clinics Program, its Teambuilding and Leadership Program, its outdoor equipment rental operation and its resource center.

Guest Passes are available for these and all Rec Sports facilities. The OAC only accepts credit card or BuckID for payment. 


Autumn Semester, 2016 

August 21, 2016 - December 7, 2016

Monday - Thursday: 2 - 11 p.m.
Friday: Noon - 10 p.m.
Saturday: 9 a.m. - 8 p.m.
Sunday: 9 a.m. - 11 p.m.

Family Hours

Saturday: 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Sunday: 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.

 

Autumn Semester Finals and December Break
Thursday, December 8, 2016 - Saturday, January 7, 2017

Monday - Friday: Noon - 7 p.m.
Saturday: 9 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Sunday: 9 a.m. - 6 p.m.

Family Hours

Saturday: 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Sunday: 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Special Holiday Hours and Closings

Friday, December 23: CLOSED
Saturday, December 24: CLOSED
Sunday, December 25: CLOSED
Monday, December 26: CLOSED
Tuesday, December 27: Noon - 7 p.m.
Wednesday, December 28: Noon - 7 p.m.
Thursday, December 29: Noon - 7 p.m.
Friday, December 30: CLOSED
Saturday, December 31: CLOSED
Sunday, January 1: CLOSED
Monday, January 2: CLOSED

 

Sponsors

  • Outdoor Source
  • Stone Lab