Outdoor Program

The Mission of the BGSU Outdoor Program

  • Encourage student development through experiential education in outdoor settings.
  • Promote environmental stewardship and conservation.
  • Create opportunities for leadership advancement, team development and personal growth.
  • Challenge students to expand beyond their personal boundaries and self-imposed limitations to broaden their understanding of themselves and the natural world.

Virtual Resources to Support Outdoor Enthusiasts

Climbing/Fitness Resources

Training for Climbers - The Power Company overviews training you can do at home.

Friction Labs Yoga for Climbers - A Free Climbing Technique Guide

Gripped Indoor Climbing - Stay-at-Home Climbing Routine A Free Climbing Technique Guide

Yoga with Iena Yuna - Hip Flexor Training for Climbers - Improving High Stepping and Frogging

Outdoor Education Materials by Recreation and Wellness Graduate Assistant Thomas Worsham

Outdoor Places and Spaces

Yellowstone National Part Virtual Tours - Explore the park virtually and enjoy a tour of the main attractions.  

Activities You Can do From Home - Provided by the National Parks Foundation

Hiking Trails in Ohio - Provided by Only in Your State - Be sure to check with the parks listed to confirm their current status of operations.

Zoo and Aquarium Live Feeds - A list compiled by CBS News.

Updated: 09/23/2022 10:22AM