UREC Outdoors

UREC Outdoors provides experiences on campus and throughout North Texas. 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.

Due to COVID-19, there will be no trips offered for 2020-21. 2021-22 trips will be evaluated as university and CDC guidelines allow.

Camping Equipment

For those who are adventurous, outdoorsy, or simply want to try something new, we offer various camping equipment for rent at RCW. Camping equipment rental is for current students and UREC members only. You must have Comet Card or the Get mobile app in order to check out equipment.

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Log Rolling

Join us and experience UREC's newest craze with our Key Log.

Open Roll Hours
  • TBD

Climbing Wall

Open for Bouldering only, NO TOP ROPE.

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 handle the rest.

Please reserve a time to climb.

Please familiarize yourself with the climbing wall's policies and procedures before making a reservation.

You can rent the following for free at our wall:

  • Shoes
Climbing Wall Hours

June 1–July 29, 2021

  • Tues.–Thurs. | 6–9 p.m.