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A student in a Chico State sweat shirt leaps heroically over a creek.

The mission of Adventure Outings (AO) is to enhance the CSU, Chico community through student-powered outdoor recreation.

What does Adventure Outings Do?

  • AO operates an extensive trips program (including custom trips for groups) that is open to anyone ages 18+
  • AO offers a variety of free workshops, events, and clinics, from Wildcat Welcome activities to kayak pool sessions to learning workshops.
  • AO has an equipment rental center that is open to anyone
  • We manage the WREC Climbing Gym
  • We oversee the AS Bike Hub, Chico State’s campus bicycle repair program
  • AO offers a Wildcat Wilderness Orientation program for incoming Chico students
  • We host special events such as the Banff Mountain Film Festival and NOLS wilderness medicine courses
  • We offer CSU, Chico students employment as trip leaders and as office, climbing wall, bike repair, and equipment rental center attendants

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AO Office & Equipment Room


Monday - Tuesday | 2:00pm - 6:00pm
Wednesday | CLOSED
Thursday - Friday | 2:00pm - 6:00pm
Saturday & Sunday | CLOSED

Inside the WREC (Just past the swimming pool and MAC court)