COVID-19 Information

Outdoor Pursuits is doing curbside rentals of all outdoor adventure equipment for students, staff, faculty, and community members. Please call ahead to reserve gear.

Please review about COVID-19 operations for details on our operations. Available equipment and trips will be updated as OP adjusts to each phase of the pandemic.

Updated Spring 2021 Hours: 

We have been operating as planned with normal rental capacity, and our hours are 1 p.m.-6 p.m. weekdays.

Outdoor Pursuits Welcomes Students Back for Spring 2021 Adventures

If you're interested in whitewater sports or looking to update your outdoor leadership resume, consider joining us for this certification course. This is a three-day hands on intensive course teaching you valuable skills for whitewater rescue and safety. Register for more information. 

Outdoor Pursuits is currently hiring for Fall 2021 Voyage Leaders! If you are interested in learning, training, growing, and leading the Voyages Experience, please read the Voyages Leader description, and submit a Voyage Leader application

Plans are in progress for a multi-day rafting trip on the beautiful Deschutes River, located near Bend, Oregon! This will be an exciting adventure for anyone interested. Stay tuned as more information becomes available. 

Check out the OP calendar of events to browse through other upcoming trips and events, and to locate our rafting trip information once it is planned!

If you have any questions, concerns, or have an interest in a particular trip or gear rental, OP staff is available by phone Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. at 503-352-2264 or by email at


Thursday, Jan. 21, 2021