Outdoor Centre - Hours / Location / Parking

Rental Shop Hours of Operation

All visits must be in coordination with a booking reservation.

Regular hours: 8:30 a.m. – 6:30 p.m., daily Sunday–Saturday 

Holiday hours

Dec. 24: 8:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.

Dec. 25–26: Closed

Dec. 31: 8:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.

Jan. 1: Closed 

Jan. 2: 8:30 a.m. - 6:30 p.m. (return to regular hours)

Climbing and Bouldering Wall Hours of Operation


  • Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday: 11:30 a.m. – 6:30 p.m.
  • Thursday: 11:30 a.m. – 5 p.m.
  • Saturday & Sunday: 12:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.

University of Calgary Outdoor Centre


The University of Calgary Outdoor Centre is located beside the Olympic Oval, accessible from 24th Avenue. 

Kinesiology B180
2500 University Drive NW. Calgary T2N1N4


There is free 20-minute loading zone for Outdoor Centre customers in Lot 5. Please arrive for your estimated appointment time.  Drive up to one of the designated parking spaces by our front entrance.  Put on your 4 way hazard lights.

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