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Emergency alert!

In order to safely facilitate Hurricane Ida repair work, the Reily Student Recreation Center will remain closed until further notice. Please check back for updates on the Facility Resumption Plan.

Tulane classes are canceled through September 12 and will resume online beginning Monday, September 13. Visit Tulane's Forward TUgether site for more information and up-to-date announcements.

Adventure Consultants and Adventure Coaches

Adventure Consultant:
If you’ve rented gear from us, one of our trip leaders will help you plan your ultimate adventure-- for free! They’ll explain how to use your gear, evaluate your trip plans and even help you plan a menu for the backcountry. If you’d like to venture out on your own but need a little guidance, ask about our Adventure Consultant service today at outdoorrec@tulane.edu!

Adventure Coach:
Ready to take your outdoor skills to the next level? Get your own Adventure Coach! Like a personal trainer for the outdoors, your coach will give you one-on-one instruction in canoeing, kayaking, and other backcountry skills. To book, email outdoorrec@tulane.edu.

  • Canoeing, Kayaking, or Paddleboarding: Join one of our trip leaders on Bayou St. John to learn to safely transport a boat, plan your trip, use basic and advanced paddle strokes, navigate water hazards and more! Plus, you’ll get a discount on your first canoe, kayak, or paddleboard rental after your lesson! Two-hour session: $50


  • Basic Camping or Backpacking: Get customized training without leaving campus: learn to plan your trip, set up your tent, pack your backpack, filter water and more! We’ll even help you cook a meal on a camping or backpacking stove! When you’re ready to head out on your own, you’ll get a discount on your first gear rental!Two-hour session: $50