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Outdoor Complex

The Recreation and Athletic Outdoor Complex allows different exercise alternatives outside of our indoor facilities. Members have access to the Outdoor Complex, except when they are reserved for organizational use.
AMENITIES
RUNNING/WALKING
ROUTES


Recreation Superfield
  • Rec South: A 70 yard by 120 yard East-West Artificial Turf Field
    • White Lines: Soccer (also for common lines for Women's Lacrosse, Men's Lacrosse, Football, Rugby
    • Yellow Lines: Women's Lacrosse
    • Blue Lines: Men's Lacrosse
  • Rec East: A 40 yard by 100 Yard North-South Artificial Turf Field
  • Rec Central: A 40 yard by 100 yard North-South Artificial Turf Field
  • Rec West: A 40 Yard by 1000 Yard North- South Artificial Turf Field
  • Softball Rec South: An Artificial Turf Softball field overlay on Rec South
  • Softball Rec East: An Artificial Turf Softball field overlay on Rec East and Rec Central
Tennis Courts
  • 8 Tennis Courts (4 with overhead lights)
Outdoor Track
  • 8 Lane Track
  • In Field: 70 yard by 120 yard North-South Field marked for Soccer inside the Track
Support Building
  • Men's, Women's, and Gender Neutral Restrooms
  • Drinking Fountain
  • Equipment Checkout Room
Disc Golf Course: closed due to construction until spring 2015
  • 18 Hole Disc Golf Course


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    2.2 Mile Loop
    This 2.2-mile route around Oakland University’s main campus is paved and includes rolling hills.
    • Beginning at the Rec Center, go north alongside Pioneer Drive
    • Turn left at Ravine Drive
    • Turn left at Meadow Brook Road and go past the residence halls, Graham Health Center and through the circle drive in front of Kresge Library until you get to Pioneer Drive
    • Turn left at Pioneer Drive and take that back to the Rec Center

    4.3 Mile Loop
    This 4.3-mile route includes rolling hills and is paved with a small portion consisting of a trail through the woods.
    • From the Rec Center, head north toward the Upper Fields alongside Pioneer Drive and continue going straight on to Pavilion Road when you get to Ravine Drive
    • Near the entrance to the parking lot for the Sports Dome, there will be a trail through the woods on your left. Follow that trail past the back entrance of Meadow Brook Music Festival
    • Turn right at Mansion Drive and go past Meadow Brook Hall
    • Cut through the gate and go past the Carriage House of Meadow Brook Hall to Golf View Lane, then go past Shotwell-Gustafson Pavilion
    • Veer left toward the president’s house and Meadow Brook Road
    • Turn left at Meadow Brook Road and follow that road past the Meadow Brook Music Festival main entrance, student apartments and residence halls, Graham Health Center, and through the circle drive in front of Kresge Library until you get to Pioneer Drive
    • Turn left at Pioneer Drive and follow that back to the Rec Center

    6.5 Mile Loop
    This 6.5-mile route includes rolling hills and is paved with a small portion consisting of a trail through the woods.
    • Beginning at the Rec Center, do the 2.2-mile loop around the main campus by going north alongside Pioneer Drive; turning left at Ravine Drive; turning left at Meadow Brook Road and going past the residence halls, Graham Health Center and through the circle drive in front of Kresge Library until you get to Pioneer Drive; turn left at Pioneer Drive and follow that back to the Rec Center
    • At the end of the 2.2-mile loop, you will go past the Rec Center and instead of turning left on Ravine Drive, you will continue straight on Pavilion Road toward east campus
    • Near the entrance to the parking lot for the Sports Dome, there will be a trail through the woods on your left. Follow that trail past the back entrance of Meadow Brook Music Festival
    • Turn right at Mansion Drive and go past Meadow Brook Hall
    • Cut through the gate and go past the Carriage House of Meadow Brook Hall to Golf View Lane, then go past Shotwell-Gustafson Pavilion
    • Veer left toward the president’s house and Meadow Brook Road
    • Turn left at Meadow Brook Road and follow that road past the Meadow Brook Music Festival main entrance, student apartments and residence halls, Graham Health Center, and through the circle drive in front of Kresge Library until you get to Pioneer Drive
    • Turn left at Pioneer Drive and follow that back to the Rec Center


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