Campus Recreation

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  • Ole Miss Outdoors

    Ole Miss Outdoors (OMOD) is a multifaceted program offered through the Department of Campus Recreation that introduces students, faculty, staff, and community members to the great outdoors. Our office is located at the South Campus Recreation Center, just past the climbing wall. OMOD emphasizes adventure and fun, environmental awareness and education (Leave No Trace), and personal development and safety with a variety of exciting and inclusive outdoor recreation opportunities.  Register for one of our exciting weekend or extended adventure trips, or join us for weekly kayak water polo! Bring your student group to the Rebel Challenge Course, a high and low ropes course located on campus. Visit our office check out gear and plan your own trip, or purchase an OMOD t-shirt or water bottle. Explore the South Campus Rail Trail to enjoy trail running or mountain biking. Choose your own adventure below, and Get Out and Live! Click here to subscribe to our newsletter.

    Ole Miss Outdoors Office

    Fall 2019 Hours:
    Monday-Thursday: 2pm-8pm
    Friday: 2pm-6pm
    Saturday: 12pm-3pm
    Sunday: 5pm-8pm
    *Hours apply August 26-December 8
    *Closed on all home football games and November 28-30
    *Additional break hours will be posted on social media.

    December 2019 Hours:
    December 9-13: Monday-Friday: 3pm-6pm
    December 14-22: Saturday & Sunday: 1pm-3pm; Monday-Friday 4pm-7pm
    Closed December 23-26
    December 27-30: Friday-Sunday: 1pm-3pm
    Closed December 31- January 1

    January 2020 Intersession Hours:
    Monday-Thursay 4pm-8pm
    Friday: 3pm-6pm
    Saturday: 1pm-3pm
    Sunday: 5pm-7pm
    *Hours apply January 2-20


    Meet the Ole Miss Outdoors Staff

    ShannonShannon Richardson, Ph.D.

    Assistant Director of Campus Recreation – Outdoors
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    CourtneyCourtney Terilli

    Graduate Assistant – Outdoors (Challenge Course & South Campus Trail)
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    DavisDavis Preston

    Graduate Assistant – Outdoors (Trip Program & Gear Rental Office)
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    Trip Leaders, Challenge Course Facilitators, & Outdoor Representatives

    News Archives:

    Click here for an article written about OMOD in the Daily Mississippian!