Ozarks Outdoors

Ozarks Outdoors

At Ozarks Outdoors, we believe that outdoor recreation should be open to all, regardless of socioeconomic background, experience level, gender, sexual orientation, race or religion. We are allies in promoting the use of public lands for all people in a safe, respectful and supportive way.​

About Ozarks Outdoors

Ozarks Outdoors is committed to providing U of O students of all backgrounds, skill levels, and interests the opportunity to explore and enjoy the local and regional natural resources of the Arkansas River Valley. Ozarks Outdoors plans and coordinates regular day trips and overnight campouts each semester, and helps provide students the tools needed to plan their own trips. Come explore the Ozarks Outdoors office, located in the Seay Student Center. A wide inventory of outdoors gear and equipment are available for use to all U of O students free of charge.


Regular day trips and overnight excursions throughout Northwest Arkansas and beyond during the Fall and Spring Semesters.

  • Rock climbing
  • Mountain biking
  • Hiking
  • Floating the river
  • And much more!


Extensive “Free to Use” gear cache, including:

  • Kayaks
  • Canoes
  • Stand-up paddle boards
  • Bicycles
  • Camping equipment
  • Climbing equipment
  • Field guides
  • Fishing tackle, and rods.

Full service bicycle repair shop:

  • Open for bike repair student use
  • Available for student bike repair drop off
    • Serviced by Ozarks Outdoors staff


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