Center For Outdoor Recreation and Education (CORE)

Get outdoors with CORE!

The Center for Outdoor Recreation and Education (CORE) makes it easy and affordable for you to get outside. It is your one-stop-shop for everything related to the outdoors. You can rent gear to adventure on your own, go on a trip, and learn outdoor skills. Adventure in motion!

CORE Building
Camping
CORE Building
CORE Building
CORE Building
Camping
CORE Building
CORE Building

About CORE

LOCATION AND CONTACT

Address: 1441 Bledsoe Drive
Phone Number: 352-294-1040
Email: ufcore@gmail.com

GEAR RENTAL HOURS

Monday: 4 – 7 pm
Tuesday, Wednesday: Closed
Thursday, Friday: 4 – 7 pm
Saturday: 9 – 12 pm
Sunday: 4 – 7 pm

FEATURES

  • Warehouse PACKED with outdoor rental gear for your next adventure.
  • Experienced TRiP Leaders ready to facilitate unforgettable experiences.
  • Resource Library to help you plan your next trip.

ACCESS & PARKING

Anyone with a valid Gator1 ID can enjoy CORE’s offerings (Student, Faculty & Staff). 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

If renting gear, you are welcome to pull around the building and park on the loading dock.