Outdoor Facilities

Central Field

The new artificial turf field opened up this Spring. There is a ramp on the southwest side of the field for field access.


Tennis and Sand Volleyball Courts

The tennis and sand volleyball courts have sidewalks, lights, and benches for accessibility. The tennis courts provide a ramp onto the tennis playing surface, while the access to the sand volleyball courts go up to the grass surrounding the sand court.


Shenk Sports Complex

There are 2 accessible parking spots at the Shenk Outdoor Complex. There is accessibility from the parking lot to the restrooms.

Adams Campus Challenge Course

Adams Campus has a gravel path from parking lot to restrooms. Once in the restrooms, the floor is paved for easier access. Several elements are accessible. Arrangements can be made to make sure access is made available. Please notify the Outdoor Pursuits Office prior to your event.

Outdoor Rental Equipment

There is a curb cutout to the outdoor basketball courts behind the Ambler Student Recreation Fitness Center, which provides access to the Outdoor Pursuits Rental Center.


Rain Garden

The display for the description of the rain garden is at an accessible height and is also located right next to the sidewalk.

Daily Hours

Ambler SRFC Building

Friday: 5:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.

Monday: 5:30 a.m. - Midnight

Saturday: 9:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.

Sunday: 9:00 a.m. - Midnight

Thursday: 5:30 a.m. - Midnight

Tuesday: 5:30 a.m. - Midnight

Wednesday: 5:30 a.m. - Midnight

Regular Hours 8.25-12.20

Outdoor Pursuits Office

Regular Hours 8.25-12.20

"The Chalk Rock" Climbing Wall

Regular Hours 8.25-12.20
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Online payments are here! We will be able to offer online payments on several of our options, but not all of them at this time. You can find the specific information HERE. Please click the button to find out about our new web portal!

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