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Outdoor Recreation

Vanderbilt Recreation and Wellness Center Outdoor Recreation Program

Come explore the great outdoors! The Outdoor Rec Center (ORC) is the base for all of our exciting adventure trips (with online registration), tons of quality rental equipment, and a resource library of books and maps. At the Rec, we offer a fun climbing and bouldering wall and top notch instructional kayak roll workshops in the pool.

Important Updates:

 

Adventure Trip Availability

Trail Building at Bells Bend Park on Saturday, Oct. 21 has 3 spots.  Free Trip.  Register by midnight Thursday, 10/19.

Kayak Touring on Cordell Hull Lake on Sunday, Oct. 22 has 1 spot.  Cost is $43.  Register by midnight Thursday, 10/19.

 

Please use the link below for Outdoor Rec's Fusion Program page in order to sign up and pay for trips online.

Outdoor Rec Adventure Trips

Outdoor Recreation Center Hours:

 

Day Time
Monday  12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Tuesday - Thursday 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Friday 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Saturday & Sunday Closed

Contact Us:

Outdoor Recreation Center 
615-343-8182  
2600 Children's Way, Nashville, TN 37212 
outdoorrec@vanderbilt.edu

Linda Rosenkranz, Assistant Director 
615-343-7898  
linda.rosenkranz@vanderbilt.edu

Sean Wilkinson, Activities Coordinator 
615-936-8527
sean.wilkinson@vanderbilt.edu