About Gator Outdoors

Gator Outdoors strives to be the vehicle for transformational educational experiences for student success at SF State.  From outdoor trips to a 41-foot climbing wall, and much more, Gator Outdoors offers numerous opportunities for folks to get outside!

Gator Outdoors consists of six main program areas:

  1. Outdoor Resource Center
  2. Climbing Wall
  3. Gator Outdoor Adventures
  4. Gator-Wild
  5. Boathouse at Lake Merced
  6. Leadership Development
Student preparing a camp stove on the ground

Outdoor Resource Center Equipment Rentals

Woman climbing the wall at the Mashouf Wellness Center

Climbing Wall - Women's Climb Night 2022

Student hiking the grand canyon

GOA Adventure Trip - Grand Canyon Trip 2019

General Contact Info

Any questions, comments, or concerns should be directed to the Gator Outdoors Program Student Managers by emailing gatoroutdoors@sfsu.edu or by emailing our Outdoor and Leadership Development Coordinator, Jay Harcum at harcum@sfsu.edu.