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The WKU Elizabethtown-Fort Knox campus will be closed Saturday, January 24 due to inclement weather.



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

Friday February 20th
All Day
Ice Climbing
Location: Cedar Falls, IA
Saturday February 21st
All Day
Ice Climbing
Location: Cedar Falls, IA
Sunday February 22nd
All Day
Ice Climbing
Location: Cedar Falls, IA
Friday February 27th
All Day
Winter Backpacking
Location: Red River Gorge, KY


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 will begin Monday January 26th

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



Spring Hours

Monday - Friday: 12pm - 6pm


Our spring 2015 trips and clinics schedule is posted. Check it out! Be sure to sign up early to secure your spot. 

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