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Outdoor Resource Center

Located under the BYU-I Stadium
M 8am-6pm
T-F 9am-7pm
Sat 7am-7pm

About the ORC

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About the ORC

Spring Used Gear Sale- Coming March 22. More Details Here

The Outdoor Resource Center is having a winter clearance sale. All winter hats, gloves and accessories are now 30% off. Stop by today for some great deals. 

The Outdoor Resource Center is an auxiliary organization located on the campus of BYU-Idaho that serves the needs of students, employees and community members. ...

Fall Garage Sale

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Fall Garage Sale

The ORC will be hosting a Spring Garage Sale.  The sale will go from 9:00AM to 5:00PM on March 22. This is on a Wednesday an not our normal gear sale day. 

An up to date list will be posted shortly. This sale will feature Nordic Skis, Alpine Skis, Boots, Tracker Beacons, and other winter items. 

The terms of the sale are as follows:

1. All items are sold as is, and on a first come first serve basis....

2. No returns, exchanges, or refunds on sale items.

3. Payment must be made at the time of the sale in cash, check, campus account or CC.

Student and Community Garage Sale

Students are encouraged to bring their used outdoor gear to sell. In past years students have been able to sell snowboards, skis, boots, and other outdoor items. The great thing about our student sale is it is free of charge. No handling fees or service charges.

Terms and limitations of the student sale:

1. All items must be at the sale before 9AM. Items brought after this time will not be accepted.

2. All items must be clearly marked and priced by the owner of the equipment.

3. A List describing each item for sale must be provided to the ORC.

4. Payment for sold items will be in the form of a credit to a campus account or mailed by check. No payments will be received before Thursday the following week.

5. All unsold items must be picked up by close at 7PM on Saturday. Any items left will be taken to DI on Monday morning.

X-C Ski Trails

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X-C Ski Trails

The ORC is now grooming trails by the temple. There is approximately 3 miles of undulating trails that follow the perimeter of the fields below and South of the Temple.

Access is through the parking lot for the play fields complex off of 7th South and Center Streets. Park at the back of the parking lot near all the trailers and walk South past the small group of trees in the middle of the field. The trails start there. Please avoid the sprinkler pipes that are marked with stakes. ...

Skiing and Snowboarding

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Skiing and Snowboarding

The Ski Season is upon us.  Jackson Hole, Kelly Canyon and Grand Targhee are now open.  Below are some ski and riding deals that will be available at the ORC plus some other local resorts. 

Grand Targhee

The ORC has discounted lift passes. Adult Passes are be $65 + tax and Jr Passe (Age 6-12) are $30 + tax.  

Jackson Hole Mountain Resort...

Sweet Water High Speed Gondola- Replaced Eagles Rest and Sweet Water Chair. Allows you to access the Casper Area of the Mountain.For more information visit

Discount Coupons for Jackson Hole are at the ORC. $25 off any regular adult lift ticket price.

WHAT: The 4th Annual Jackson Hole Rendezvous Spring Festival

WHO: Zac Brown Band, Jamestown Revival, Yonder Mountain String Band, Samantha Fish, Iration, Chanman Roots Band  

WHEN: 4 Days - March 16-19, 2017 with ZBB on 3/18
WHERE: We will have the most iconic backdrops imaginable for our legendary music acts: historic downtown Jackson Town Square and the base of Jackson Hole Mountain Resort. In addition, Yonder Mountain String Band will be playing at the Pink Garter Theater in downtown Jackson.  

WHY: JHMR currently has the most snow in the Rocky Mountain West and the deepest base. Our skiing in March looks to be phenomenal! Mix that with world class performing acts and a world class resort and you've got a great weekend getaway.

There is also great lodging specials going on that you can find here. Not to mention, all concerts are free except for the Zac Brown Band & Yonder Mountain String Band concerts which require ticket purchases.  


Kelly Canyon

Kelly Canyon is Doing 2-1 on Valentines day. Also don't miss out on the snow cross event this weekend for more information go to 

Promotions Monday Night, College Nights, and Ladies Day specials begin after January 2, 2017.

 Monday Night Special - Begins January 9th  5:00PM-9:30PM Family night - lift ticket and hot dog or chili dinner.$21 for adult, $16 for junior.  Includes night lift ticket and meal voucher. 

College Nights Begins January 3rd - Wednesday and Saturday nights - Must show college ID - $17 lift ticket - also discounted rentals $13 skis $19 snowboards Other nights also discounted to $21 with college ID. Half Day Wednesday Only-- $17 Combo 12:30-9:30 Wednesday Only-$21

Ladies Day Begins January 6th - Every Friday - $26 full day lift ticket includes soup and salad lunch at the Kelly Canyon Chalet restaurant for all Ladies 13 and older - lessons available for groups of 3 or more for $9 per person. Ski Like a Girl!

Nightklub Membership - Just $99 to join the NightKlub and then it is only $10 for any night lift ticket. 

QuadKard - Good for 4 lift tickets - $160 value for only $130 - Can be used any session any day any age skier or snowboarder. Great Deal!!! 

Visit the ORC  for these deals. 

Other Resorts in the area have different deals available click on any of the links below for more information.

Big Sky-For a Limited time you can get a April Ski pass for $179. This will allow you to ski at Big Sky for 16 days in April. Passes must be purchase by February 20th. 

Bridger Bowl

If you still can't find what you are looking for visit Liftopia your source for online discount ski tickets around the country.

X-C Ski Reservations

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X-C Ski Reservations

We have a new tool to assist you in making your cross country ski reservations at the ORC. Click on the link below, download the excel file and fill out the information for each renter, then save it and email the document to You will then have a copy of the reservation and each individuals ski, boot, and pole information. Print this out and bring it with you when you arrive. We will take care of the rest. The tool will also give you an approximate price for the reservation. ...

This document must be sent a minimum of 48hrs before the pick up date. Requests sent with shorter notice times will not be guaranteed.

X-C Ski Reservation Tool-
 (Please use the green x-c ski reservation tab to make the reservation) You must email this back to the orc at Please include your Name, Address, Phone number, Drivers License or I number and email with the email. All Reservations need to be made at least 48hrs in advance of the pick up day or we will not guarantee that we can fill the need. Thanks ORC


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Located under the BYU-I Stadium <br /> M 8am-6pm<br /> T-F 9am-7pm<br /> Sat 7am-7pm<br /><br /> (208)496-7337