East Tennessee is the perfect outdoor adventure setting, and UT is right in the middle of it. We’re here to help you pick up new skills, see awesome places, and make friends in the process.
Follow us on Instagram (@utoutdoor) for programming, information, and inspiration in the meantime!
Boulder, lead climb, or top rope on 6,000 square feet of indoor climbing wall. Free equipment use. New routes put up each week to keep things fresh.
What’s a “UTOP”?
The University of Tennessee Outdoor Pursuits, UTOP for short, is your go to for all things outdoor adventure recreation here at UT. We strive to achieve our mission to provide the university community with outdoor adventure, recreation, and education in all we offer. Programs are inclusive to people of all backgrounds and abilities and contribute to the holistic well-being and academic experience of the university.
Work For UTOP
Have a passion for the outdoors? Apply to join our team and be part of the UTOP family. We’re not always hiring, but we are always accepting applications.