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Traversing down Red Canyon to the Colorado River, AZ

Enjoying a sunset after a quick ride at the Low Hollow Trail, KY

Rockin' those positive jams in the Red River Gorge, KY

The night sky as seen from the Colorado River, AZ

Upcoming Events

Saturday February 28th
All Day
Winter Backpacking
Location: Red River Gorge, KY
Sunday March 1st
All Day
Winter Backpacking
Location: Red River Gorge, KY
Friday March 6th
All Day
Utah Explore and Bike
Location: Moab, UT
Saturday March 7th
All Day
Canoe the Buffalo
Location: Buffalo River, AR


Mission Statement

ORAC is dedicated to providing the following: educational outdoor activities, high-quality customer service, interactive programs, an enviornmentally friendly approach to learning, and above all, safe outdoor based programs for the campus community.


Spring trip registration is now open.

Register over the phone or in person at our office in the Preston Center.



Spring Hours

Monday - Friday: 12pm - 6pm


Spots are still open on our Buffalo River spring break trip. Sign up today!

Unfortunately, due to our dual spring break trips, we will not be able to accommodate backpack, sleeping bag, tent, headlamp, or sleeping pad rentals. We appreciate your understanding. 

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