Center For Outdoor Recreation and Education (CORE)

Contact:

352-294-1040

  • About
  • Hours
  • Resources
  • Guest Info
  • Equipment Checkout

The Center for Outdoor Recreation and Education (CORE) is your resource for learning about and exploring the many wild places in Florida and beyond. CORE is your one-stop-shop for everything related to the outdoors. You can rent gear to adventure on your own, go on a trip with us, and learn outdoor skills. Adventure in motion!

OFFERINGS

  • Gear Rental
  • Adventure Trips
  • Outdoor Skills Workshops

FEATURES

  • 6,000 sq. ft. facility
  • Warehouse packed with outdoor rental gear
  • Conference Room 
  • Point of Sale

LOCATION

CORE is located at 1441 Bledsoe Drive, just behind Southwest Recreation Center.

ACCESS & PARKING

  • Anyone with a valid Gator1 ID can enjoy CORE’s offerings (student, staff and faculty)
  • Parking is available in the Bledsoe Lot just across the street from CORE. Use the Passport Parking App to get 2 hours of free parking! www.ppprk.com

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LocationHours
CORE9:00 AM – 7:00 PM

*These hours are subject to change.

Click here for the weekly hours table.

CORE Lookbook
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Custom Trip Manual
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Rental Gear Price List​
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Services within CORE

CORE has a warehouse full of outdoor rental gear that you can check-out and take anywhere you want for your personal adventures! For more information visit Outfitter Rental or see a staff member at the CORE building.

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