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Outdoor Facilities

KU Recreation Services has several outdoor venues to enhance your experience.

Adams Campus Challenge Course is great location to have your next team building event.

Our newest outdoor venue is the Central Field, an artificial turf field located between Downs Hall and Stouffer Place Apartments.

Be sure to check out the Tennis and Sand Volleyball Courts, which are located to the north of Watkins Health Center and to the east of Robinson.

Shenk Sports Complex offers fields for Intramurals, Sport Clubs, and special groups.


Daily Hours

Ambler SRFC Building

Friday: 6:00 am - 10:00 pm

Monday: 6:00 am - 11:00 pm

Saturday: 9:00 am - 10:00 pm

Sunday: 9:00 am - 11:00 pm

Thursday: 6:00 am - 11:00 pm

Tuesday: 6:00 am - 11:00 pm

Wednesday: 6:00 am - 11:00 pm

Fall 2020 Hours
Live Facility Counts

Administrative Office Hours

Friday: 8:00 am - 6:00 pm

Monday: 8:00 am - 6:00 pm

Saturday: CLOSED

Sunday: CLOSED

Thursday: 8:00 am - 6:00 pm

Tuesday: 8:00 am - 6:00 pm

Wednesday: 8:00 am - 6:00 pm

Fall 2020 Hours
Live Facility Counts

Outdoor Pursuits Office

Friday: 2:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Monday: CLOSED

Saturday: CLOSED

Sunday: CLOSED

Thursday: CLOSED

Tuesday: CLOSED

Wednesday: CLOSED

Fall 2020 Hours
Live Facility Counts

"The Chalk Rock" Climbing Wall

Friday: CLOSED

Monday: CLOSED

Saturday: CLOSED

Sunday: 2:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Thursday: 2:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Tuesday: CLOSED

Wednesday: CLOSED

Fall 2020 Hours
Live Facility Counts
Current Field Conditions - Outdoor Facilities

Central Field Conditions: OPEN

Shenk Sports Complex Conditions: OPEN

Tennis Courts Condition: OPEN

Sand Volleyball Courts Condition: OPEN

Outdoor Basketball Courts Condition: OPEN

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