The ORC is designed to be a resource for the CSM community. The ORC offers an equipment rental program with gear for camping, climbing, backpacking, mountain biking, mountaineering, skiing, whitewater rafting and many other outdoor activities. The ORC also maintains a library of guidebooks and maps specific to Colorado and surrounding states, as well as books on specific skills.
A wide variety of outdoor trips and workshops are scheduled each semester including hiking, camping, rock and ice climbing, mountain biking, skiing/snowboarding and much more. The ORC manages a shop where bicycle, ski, and snowboard maintenance services and sales are provided. The climbing wall and a number of special events are also facilitated though the ORC. The ORC is here to satisfy all of your student's outdoor needs!