Stanford Pre-Orientation Trips (SPOT) are five-day wilderness or service learning trips that take place the week before New Student Orientation and are designed to ease the transition of students to life at Stanford as well as foster student engagement, community, and personal growth through activity, self-reflection, and mentorship.
Outdoor Programs include student-led educational and recreational courses, leadership training, skills clinics, as well as custom programming and consulting.
Climbing Wall Facility provides supervised indoor climbing for all skill and ability levels. The facility is used as a laboratory for climbing education.
Outdoor Center provides a physical and interactive resource for outdoor experience development. Groups and individuals can: access high quality outdoor equipment through rental or retail services, register for experiences run through Outdoor Programs, and utilize shared resources in a welcoming space.