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 VRWC, we offer a fun climbing and bouldering wall and top notch instructional kayak roll workshops in the pool.
This is Vanderbilt’s first year competing in the Campus Challenge. With a team led by Outdoor Recreation and multiple student organizations across campus, Vanderbilt has their eyes on the top prize: the title of National Outdoor Champion. Register today! The competition runs from September 18 to October 15.To learn more about the Outdoor Nation Campus Challenge, visit oncampuschallenge.org
- The fall adventure trip list is available now.
Adventure Trip Availability
- There are five spots available for the Whitewater Rafting, Camping, Hiking at Ocoee River and Tallulah Gorge on September 29 - October 1 . Click here to register by midnight on Thursday, September 21!
Please use the links below for Outdoor Rec's Fusion Program page. You can sign up and pay for trips there.
Outdoor Recreation Center Hours:
|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|
Outdoor Recreation Center
2600 Children's Way, Nashville, TN 37212
Linda Rosenkranz, Assistant Director
Sean Wilkinson, Activities Coordinator