Creating the Extraordinary Student Experience

Outdoor Recreation

 

Kayak Roll Clinics Instructed by the Rec Sports Outdoor Adventure Center from Ohio State Recreational Sports on Vimeo.

The Outdoor Adventure Center (OAC), located in the Adventure Recreation Center, is committed to providing fun, challenging, and affordable wilderness-based experiences for The Ohio State University community. Through a variety of workshops and backcountry trips, participants will learn the requisite skills to safely enjoy the outdoors. Whether you want an exciting recreational activity, a chance to learn new skills, the opportunity to meet new people, or simply to take a break from academics, the OAC is for you!

Work for the OAC

The OAC is looking for student employees for a number of positions. Please visit the employment page to fill out an application and to read complete job descriptions.

Special Events

Plan a special event at the Outdoor Adventure Center (OAC). The OAC is equipped to handle family or corporate events. Use the conference room with wireless Internet, projection screen, and DVD player to hold a staff retreat or as a place to eat and congregate. In addition, enjoy the thrill of rock climbing on our indoor climbing wall.

Request an Event

Pricing for personalized group activities is dependent upon group size and membership status.

For pricing information or to request an event, please fill out a space reservation form using the contact information included on the form.

 


Contact Us

Phone:  (614) 247-8680

Email: adventure@osu.edu

 

Sponsors

  • AORE
  • Marines
  • Outdoor Source
  • Stone Lab