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Summer 2016 Guide

Outdoor Centre Summer 2016 Program Guide is available online!

Our 2016 Summer Program Guide is live! We have a mountain of new programs/trips for you to explore this summer—pack rafting, remote wilderness backpacking, fly fishing, rock climbing, and many new paddling and hiking locations. Our experienced and certified guides and instructors will take good care of you. Make this the summer to try new things.

Browse the guide online or download a pdf.

Rafting rentals

Raft rentals

Renting a raft this summer?  Check out the latest rental rates on our gear rentals page.



Many customers want to share their stories about their experiences on one of our programs/trips—and we want to hear them! Submit a photo (or two) with a blurb about your adventure to There’s a good chance that your story will end up in one of our upcoming program guides (only with your permission, of course)!  If your story gets published, then you’ll be instantly famous (and you’ll receive a free rentals gift certificate to boot).

Outdoor Centre

What is the University of Calgary Outdoor Centre?

We are the largest centre of its kind in North America. Open to everyone, this year we’ll probably process about 22,000 rental orders and help over 10,000 clients enjoy over 30 unique activities or skills.

Our goal is to provide you the experience, knowledge, and equipment you need to make outdoor activity a regular part of your active lifestyle.


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