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Planning a trip but don't have all the gear you need?  Check out our inventory of hiking, camping, kayaking gear that won't break the bank.

From day hikes & paddling trips on local trails & waterways to week long rock climbing excursions.  Check out our Events Calendar regularly to stay up to date on upcoming trips you won't want to miss!

Brush up on old skills or learn a new one!  The OAC offers a variety of workshops throughout the year.  If you don't see a clinic available on your topic of interest, let us know.  We'd be glad to share our knowledge with you on a more informal basis.

News

Closed

Closed

August 30, 2014

Climbing Center will be Closed

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Events

Sport Lead Refresher

Sport Lead Refresher

September 3, 2014 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Join us for the first workshop in the Climbing 201 series!  This workshop is intended for people who have already learned how to lead climb and belay, but may not have had the chance to use...

Knots

Knots

September 9, 2014 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

  Join us for the first of our Climbing 101 series of workshops! In this workshop, we will discuss a few of the knots that all climbers should know, as well as some others just for fun. Anyone...

Sport Lead (Indoor)

Sport Lead (Indoor)

September 10, 2014 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

This is a Climbing 201 Workshop. It is intended for those who wish to be approved for sport climbing at the GVSU Climbing Center. Participants in this workshop must have demonstrated to a Climbing...

Sport Belay (Indoor)

Sport Belay (Indoor)

September 12, 2014 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

This is a Climbing 201 Workshop. It is intended for those who wish to be approved for sport climbing at the GVSU Climbing Center. Participants in this workshop must have taken the Lead Climb Workshop  and...

Technique - Hands/ Body Position

Technique - Hands/ Body Position

September 15, 2014 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

This is part of the Climbing 101 Workshop Series. We will be discussing how to use hand and body positioning technique to climb better and more efficiently. Many novice climbers have found that...

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Sports Facilities

 
 

Don't enjoy epic adventures, spectacular landscapes, and the constant fear of being attacked by the local wildlife?  Check out our other sport facilities to stay active in a more traditional way.