Outdoor Recreation Center (ORC)

Camping

Spring 2017 Hours
Monday - Thursday 2PM - 8PM
Friday 12 - 6PM

Summer 2017 Hours
Monday 2PM - 6PM
Thursday 2PM - 6PM
Friday 12PM - 6PM

Closed weekends, maintenance periods, holidays, Spring Break, and for special events. Hours subject to change.
Please note that equipment may only be picked up during operating hours.

Location: lower level -- 144 Ramsey Student Center for Physical Activities
Telephone: 706-542-4677
Email: outdoors@uga.edu 

For a list of available rental items and to reserve gear online, click here.

Parking for Equipment Loading and Unloading

  • Renters are responsible for picking up & returning equipment during ORC scheduled hours of operation. As there are no designated spaces for long term ORC parking, renters must call the ORC to arrange large equipment (canoe, kayak, bulky equipment) pick-up & return in order to keep time to a minimum. Special arrangements for boating equipment pickup & return in the back lot of Ramsey (E09) are possible. A pay lot adjacent to the East Campus Parking Deck is available for a nominal fee. The ORC is not responsible for any parking citation received by renters.

List of Gear

Rent Outdoor Gear

UGA Outdoor Recreation Policies

Policies pertaining to the UGA Climbing Wall, Challenge Course, Trips & Clinics, and ORC Equipment Rental

Useful Info

706-542-4677 | Outdoor Rec Center

Kellie Gerbers, Assistant Director
kgerbers@uga.edu

Josh Fulmer, Coordinator 
jfulmer@uga.edu

Tony Blasucci, Graduate Assistant
tony.blasucci@uga.edu

 

PE Credit and Study Abroad

Get PE and other course credits by participating in outdoor activities. Learn More

PEDB 1090: Trip Documentation


Outdoor Recreation Forms

UGA Outdoor Recreation Registration / Health History / Waiver

Individual Transportation Waiver

Employment Opportunities

UGA Outdoor Recreation employs students for the jobs listed below. A short summary of responsibilities, skills and qualifications follows each job title. Apply for a position here.

Challenge Course Facilitator Job Description

Climbing Wall Staff Job Desciption

Trip Leader Job Description


Leave No Trace
UGA Outdoor Recreation practices Leave No Trace (LNT) principles, values, and guidelines on trips and clinics. Learn more about these principles here.