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Outdoor Center

Available To
  • Staff
  • Faculty
  • Retirees
Colorful camping tents on forest edge in sunlight

Stanford outdoor enthusiasts, look no further than the Stanford Outdoor Center (SOC) for your next outing! SOC is a full-service rental and retail facility providing Stanford faculty, staff and affiliates an outdoor resource library, reduced rates on equipment rentals, group outing reservations, and discount tickets/passes to many recreational areas in the region. Whether you're into camping, surfing, climbing or snow sports, SOC has something for you.

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It's pretty "sweet" to be connected with Stanford! Stanford Sweeteners presents the "sweetest" perks and rewards of being affiliated with Stanford, from discounts and incentives to facilities access and professional development.

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