Outdoor Pursuit

Fuel your desire for adventure

  • Casey and Maddy Backpacking
  • OP Team Posing with Golden Paddle
  • OP Leaders Jumping in Lake Superior on Sand Island
  • Hannah Ice Climbing at Robinson Park in Sandstone MN
  • Student Rock Climbing at Devils Lake State Park

Outdoor PURSUIT! is a program dedicated to providing high quality outdoor recreation opportunities to the St. Scholastica community and several partner organizations.  No prior experience in the activities is required; we offer beginner friendly training and equipment as well as some adaptive options to meet the needs of all abilities.

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Event Calendar

Get the details and sign up for upcoming adventures. Events are always being added so check back often. No experience needed to participate, a positive attitude and adventurous spirit will help you succeed!


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Student Outdoor Adventure Retreat (SOAR)

Start your college journey with an adventure hosted by Outdoor Pursuit. Several trip options only open to new students. Join us for an adventure and leave with new friends and head start on college.


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Gear Rental

We have tons of gear to keep you exploring during all four seasons. Whether you are doing a backyard campout or heading out on a backcountry wilderness exploration, we have the gear to outfit you or a group. Online reservations made here.


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Indoor Climbing Wall

Our 40 foot indoor climbing wall has routes for all abilities. The Bouldering wall is a great place to practice those powerful moves, while our 5 lead lines offer endless challenge. We have adaptive equipment to assist people with limited mobility and wheelchairs.

Contact Us | OP!

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Outdoor PURSUIT!
The College of St. Scholastica
BWC, Room  104
1200 Kenwood Ave
Duluth, MN 55811
(218) 625-4940
outdoorpursuit@css.edu

Summer Rental Hours
Monday: 9am - 7pm
Tuesday: 9am - 7pm
Wednesday: 9am - 7pm
Thursday: 9am - 7pm
Friday: 9am - 5pm
Saturday: CLOSED
Sunday: CLOSED
Rentals may be available by appointment during breaks
See our rental page for info

SUMMER Climbing Wall Hours
Monday: CLOSED
Tuesday: CLOSED
Wednesday: CLOSED
Thursday: CLOSED
Friday: CLOSED
Saturday: CLOSED
Sunday: CLOSED
Sunday climbing limited to folks with a current belay assessment on file.
Closed during student breaks

UPCOMING EVENTS