Outdoor Adventures

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Adventure Center 

Hours of Operation

Monday - Friday
3:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Saturday & Sunday
Closed

* The Adventure Center is closed during University closures and closures of the Student Recreation Center

Contact Information

The Adventure Center
815-753-9423

Assistant Director
Christine Lagattolla

Student Manager
Tyler Pellegrini
tpellegrini1@niu.edu
815-753-9423

Trip Leader Student Manager
Justin Wiewora
jwiewora1@niu.edu
815-753-9423

Student Manager of Gear Rentals
Jessica Wind
jwind1@niu.edu
815-753-9423

Student Manager of Team Facilitation
Daria Porter
dporter5@niu.edu
815-753-9423

Special Events

Weekly Bike Ride with Outdoor Adventures 

Outdoor Adventures will host free weekly bike rides again this fall. Come hang out with our awesome staff and meet some awesome new people! This ride is for all skill levels.  Don’t have a bike?  The Adventure Center will loan you one of their rental Trek mountain bikes (first come, first serve).  Come out for to find out about the local bike trails or come for a fun workout. No registration required. Meet at the Adventure Center by 5:00 p.m. 

Date and time(s): Wednesdays, starting August 24 to October 26, the group ride departs at 5:00 p.m.