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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

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. 
The Outdoor Resource Center is committed to the vision of giving people affordable access to outdoor activities through rentals and sales. Whether you're looking to rent some big equipment or just looking for an idea of where to plan your next outing, the ORC has what you need to explore Southeast Idaho. The ORC has equipment for all kinds of outdoor adventures: from camping to kayaking, rock climbing to cross country skiing.  The ORC also provides maintenance on skis, snowboards, bikes and other items. ...

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. 
Spring Bike Tune Up Special Starts March 1st. Click Here for More Information.
Local Ski Deals
Now through the end of the ski season all night ski/snowboard rentals at the ORC will be 40% off. The rentals need to be returned before noon the next day. Happy Skiing and Riding.

There are some great ski deals around click here for some local deals through the ORC.


Spring Garage Sale

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Spring 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. 

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.

DescriptionSizeQuantity Price$ 
Nordic SkiSmall5 $    60.00
Nordic SkiMedium5 $    60.00
Nordic SkiLarge5 $    60.00
Nordic SkiXL5 $    60.00
Nordic Boot393 $    20.00
Nordic Boot403 $    20.00
Nordic Boot413 $    20.00
Nordic Boot423 $    20.00
Nordic Boot433 $    20.00
Nordic Boot443 $    20.00
Nordic Boot453 $    20.00
Nordic Boot463 $    20.00
Nordic Boot473 $    20.00
Alpin Ski BootW 71 $    35.00
Alpin Ski BootW7.51 $    35.00
Alpin Ski BootW81 $    35.00
Alpin Ski BootW8.51 $    35.00
Alpin Ski BootW91 $    35.00
Alpin Ski BootW101 $    35.00
Alpin Ski BootM81 $    35.00
Alpin Ski BootM91 $    35.00
Alpin Ski BootM9.51 $    35.00
Alpin Ski BootM101 $    35.00
Alpin Ski BootM11.51 $    35.00
Alpin Ski BootM121 $    35.00
Alpine Ski1341 $  100.00
Alpine Ski1421 $  100.00
Alpine Ski1503 $  100.00
Alpine Ski1583 $  100.00
Alpine Ski1663 $  100.00
Alpine Ski1741 $  100.00
Snowboard Boots51 $    20.00
Snowboard Boots61 $    20.00
Snowboard Boots71 $    20.00
Snowboard Boots83 $    20.00
Snowboard Boots93 $    20.00
Snowboard Boots103 $    20.00
Snowboard Boots113 $    20.00
Snowboard Boots123 $    20.00
Snowboard Boots132 $    20.00
BCA Tracker BeaconsTracker 2 Beacon8 $    80.00
AirBoardsClassic Size12 $    30.00
Kites----Power Kitesvarious sizes and styles6 $    50.00 and down
Snow Shoesvarious sizes and styles12 $    40.00
Takoon Ice ToolsGrivel2$50/each tool

Spring Bike Tune-Up Special

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Spring Bike Tune-Up Special

With Spring just a few weeks away, don't wait to get your bicycle in top riding shape. Let the Outdoor Resource Center spruce up your ride with full tune up for just $20. The tune up includes checking, adjusting, and lubing where necessary the drive drain, brakes, wheels, headset, shifters, derailleurs, and overall function of the bike. Parts are extra. 

Simply bring your bike into the ORC anytime between March 1st and April 1st to recieve this special offer. 

This offer is limited to Students and Employees of BYU-Idaho.

Bike Tune Special

Skiing and Snowboarding

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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

Season Pass Sale Starting March 1--March 31st.  $199. Available at the ORC.

More info here:

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