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Effective Friday, November 20, indoor recreation spaces will be closed in accordance with the Governor's orders. This includes closure of the Student Recreation Center, Stephenson Fitness Center, and Hollingbery Fieldhouse.  The SRC Pool is still open for use.  Reservations are still required to use the SRC Pool
The Chinook will remain open for non-recreation activities only.
The ORC Rental Shop and Valley Road Playfields will operate as normal.  The SRC Backyard and the Outdoor Tennis Courts will be available until 7:00pm each night.

Outdoor Recreation

Introducing Cougars to the wild since 1971!

WSU's Outdoor Recreation Center promotes self-efficacy, leadership development, positive interpersonal relationships, and environmental stewardship by providing a wide range of opportunities for students and community members to experience the outdoors.

The ORC's team of professional staff manage the Rental Shop, WSU-Fix It Bike Shop, Coug Bikes Program, Outdoor Programs (trips, classes, clinics), Challenge Program, Climbing Wall (located in Student Recreation Center) and Climbing Programs, customized UREC for You Adventure Programs, and several annual special events. In addition to providing access to knowledgeable staff, the ORC houses a Resource Center with guidebooks and maps to help you plan your own adventure. No more delay - get outside and play!

Location & Contact Information

The Outdoor Recreation Center is located across from the Student Recreation Center on North Fairway Drive. For questions regarding equipment and trips, call 509.335.1892.