Outdoor Leadership Center

OLC logo

The Outdoor Leadership Center (OLC) promotes outdoor recreation by providing equipment and programs to optimize enjoyment of the outdoors.

This student-run center provides equipment for daily and extended use and conducts workshops for students to learn the skills associated with various outdoor activities.

OLC Hours: 2-6 p.m. Daily. Closed during Home football games.

OLC staff canoeing on the Sauk River

 September 2013: OLC Employees on the Sauk River


The Outdoor Leadership Center:

  • Provides experiential learning for its customers through outdoor programming and the rental of outdoor equipment
  • Introduces its clients to new areas of interest in the outdoors
  • Is able to provide alternative leadership opportunities and encourage socially responsible life skills

The Center also sponsors a number of programs and clinics such as seasonal camping, snowshoeing, and scuba diving.

We offer a wide range of equipment to help you take advantage of our magnificent surroundings.

Please Note: The Climbing wall is now administered by SJU Athletics



Equipment List

It's your backyard, so get out and play!

Camping Gear
  • Tents
  • Tarps
  • Sleeping Bags
  • Sleeping Pads
  • Cook Sets
  • Backpacking Stoves
  • Backpacks
  • Stuff Sacks
  • Trekking Poles


Outdoor Recreation
  • Bikes
  • Rollerblades
  • Tennis racquets
  • Tennis balls
  • Golf clubs
  • Basketballs
  • Footballs
  • Soccer balls
  • Frisbees
  • Fishing Poles
  • Baseball bats
  • Wiffleball bats
  • Bocce ball set
  • Blongo ball set
  • Hockey Skates
  • Hockey Sticks
  • Hockey Pucks
  • Broomball Sticks
  • Broomballs
  • X-Country Skis
  • Snowshoes
  • Ice Fishing Poles