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Outdoor Adventures

Morehead State University's Outdoor Adventures can provide the equipment and skills you need to go on a day hike or brave white water rapids.

Our trips are open to students, faculty, staff and the community for a discounted price. Our trained and certified staff will ensure that you have a safe and fun time on your adventure. We work with your schedule and provide all necessary transportation and gear. If you want to check something off your bucket list, stop by the Recreation and Wellness Center Outdoor Adventures office.


Equipment rental

The Outdoor Rental Center is located inside the Recreation and Wellness Center and provides students, faculty, staff and community members the opportunity to rent equipment for their own personal outdoor use. We have everything you need for everything from hammocking to hiking. Rental price list for a complete explanation of equipment pricing and then stop by the office and pick up what you need.

Equipment can be reserved in advance by calling the Outdoor Adventures rental center at 606-783-2083. Full payment is due at the time of reservation. We welcome walk-up rentals on a first-come, first-served basis during rental center open hours.

Skill Workshops & Clinics

Our short workshops and clinics provide students, faculty, staff and community members opportunities to learn a new skill or improve their existing skills. These workshops can be personalized for your specific group.

Past workshops have included:

  • Backcountry cooking
  • Land navigation
  • Minimizing outdoor impact
  • Knot-tying

Support Our Program

If you can't participate in Outdoor Adventures, you can give to Outdoor Adventures through the MSU Foundation. Simply select "other" from the "designation" drop-down and type "Outdoor Adventures" into the text box.

Your donation will be used to directly improve the Outdoor Adventures program, funding capital projects, gear purchases, travel expenses and staff certifications that directly impact MSU students and continue to build our program for years to come.

For more information contact the MSU Foundation at 877-690-4483 or

Area Hiking

Short or long, you'll find a great hiking trail near MSU!

Rock Climbing

Check out great rock climbing near MSU!

Contact Us

Recreation & Wellness Center

100 Evans Branch
Morehead, KY 40351

PHONE: 606-783-2083
FAX: 606-783-5084