Outdoor Venture Center (OVC)

The OVC offers a variety of adventure activities for the UNO community and the general public. We challenge participants to reach beyond their perceived personal limits physically, mentally and socially. The OVC fosters appreciation for the natural environment, develops leadership abilities, and encourages relationship growth.


Summer trip offerings are here! Treat yourself to an awesome OVC adventure this summer from rock climbing, backpacking, paddling and more! 

OVC Hours

View the operation hours for the Climbing Wall and Rental Center.

Rental Center

Need equipment for your next adventure? Browse through what we can offer your next trip.

Trip Schedule

The OVC hosts a variety of workshops and trips throughout the year. View the most recent schedule and learn how to sign up here.

Climbing Wall

The Climbing Wall welcomes climbers of all levels and includes a place for bouldering, top roping and lead climbing. Learn more for your next visit.

Joseph Hanseling
Assistant Director of Outdoor Venture Center


6001 Dodge Street
Omaha, NE 68182