UREC Outdoors provides experiences on campus and througout North Texas beyond UT-Dallas. Travel with us on our excursions, learn new skills in our on-campus clinics, log roll, or rent some camping gear. Learn how to care for our earth, by following the principles of Leave No Trace.
Take a trip and experience life outside of UT-Dallas. Join us on one of our local trips led by a UREC staff member. Visit the Activity Center control desk to register for all excursions. Payment in full must be submitted at time of registration.
Spring 2019 Trips
|Horseback Riding||Feb. 9th||10am - 5pm||$25||$35|
Ozark National Forest
|Mar. 16 - 19th||Overnight||$110||$120|
(CSR Partner Event)
|Apr. 5th - 7th||Overnight||$50||$60|
|Fishing at Lake Lavon||Apr. 20th||10am - 5pm||$25||$35|
Hydrous Little Elm
|May 10th||10am - 5pm||$30||$40|
Learn a new skill or improve your competency in all things outdoors. Ranging from using a compass, building a fire, slacklining, and dutch oven cooking.
Spring 2019 Clinics
- Slacklining - AC Aux Gym
- Dutch Oven Cooking - Sand Volleyball Courts
- Camping Basics - SU Mall
- Roping/Lasso - RCW Courtyard
March 1st (Friday After Class)
- Night Run - Spirit Rocks
- Campfire Building - Sand Volleyball Courts
- Paddling - AC Pool
Come out and join us and experience UREC's newest craze with our Key Log.
UTD's own #LogRoll Queen Stephanie Duong - Video
Key Log Rolling Beginner Lesson - Video
Open Roll Hours:
- Wednesdays/Thursdays — 4 - 5:30pm
- Fridays Special Clinics ** — 1-4pm (Outdoors Also!)
With more than 1,000 square feet of wall space, climbers of all levels can challenge themselves at one of eight climbing stations. Our facility provides bouldering, top-rope, and lead climbing. Let our professional staff introduce you to the thrill of climbing to improve your strength, balance, and coordination. We also offer great monthly events. (I.e. Costume Climb, Neon Night Climb)
All you need to do is sign a waiver, and we have the rest.
You can rent the following for free at our wall:
Don't forget to Climb Safe
*Available at Rec Center West Only*
Equipment List & Rates
|Item||Daily Rate||Retail Replacement|
|Camping Tarp - 9'x12'||$2||$15|
|Hammock & Straps||$3||Hammock - $70
Straps - $35
|Sleeping Bag Package
(Bag, Liner, and Pad)
|$5||Bag - $70
Liner - $40
Pad - $20
|2-Person Package||Daily Rate||4-Person Package||Daily Rate|
|2 Sleeping Bag Packages
|4 Sleeping Bag Packages
Late Fee - Items are considered late if not returned to Recreation Center West by closing on due date. Daily rental rate/day/item up to 7 days. After 7 days, see Damaged/Lost fee.
Damaged/Lost Fee - Equal to repair or retail replacement, plus shipping.
Dirty/Cleaning Fee - $10/item if deemed beyond "normal."
For full listing of policies, please see our Rules & Policies page.