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Rice Outdoor Programs and Education (R.O.P.E.)
In addition to organizing numerous weekend excursions throughout the semester, ROPE also offers low-cost equipment rentals and resources to support your personal outdoor pursuits. The mission of ROPE is to provide physical, mental, educational, and social growth to the Rice University community by using outdoor education techniques in a natural, safe, and enjoyable environment. With a current Rice ID card, employees may register for a variety of trips each semester that are designed for all experience levels. Rental service is currently only available to Recreation Center members.
For trip information and additional information on R.O.P.E., visit the R.O.P.E. page on the Recreation Center’s website.
Visit the Recreation Center’s Membership Information page for membership information.
Categorized under: Health & Wellbeing, Useful Services, Rice ID Card Benefits
Available to: Staff, Faculty, Retirees, Family