Puget Sound Outdoors (PSO)

PSO is a student-run organization directed through the Student Activities department. We are dedicated to getting students outside to promote health, wellness through connection with each other and the environment. We offer many opportunities to people of all skill levels including guided day and overnight trips, first aid and avalanche awareness courses, and outdoor leadership experiences, among other things. Explore our many departments to learn more about what Puget Sound Outdoors can do for you!


We have equipment for your Summer adventures!

Rent equipment at the Expy for your Summer Adventures

Summer rentals at the Expeditionary!

- car camping equipment
- 2 or 4 person tents, 4 person  tarps, 2-4 person pyramids
- camping stoves
- backpacking stoves
- rain wear
- hiking boots
- coolers
- kitchen utensils, pots and fry pans
...and lots more

Expeditionary Summer Hours

Expeditionary Summer Hours

Summer hours:
Open by appointment from May 13 - June 9 contact Justin Canny or at x3510. Please contact 48 hours in advance of rental needs.

Summer hours begin June 10 - August 12
- Mondays 4:00 - 6:00 pm
- Thursdays 4:00 - 6:00 pm

- Rentals can be picked up for the weekend rate on Thursday and returned on Monday or on Monday and returned on Thursday.

* (closed for Orientation Aug. 12 - Sept. 9)

1408 N. Alder Street - behind the WSC

Questions call us at x3403 
or email the expy@pugetsound.edu

Where to hike?

Find out where to hike!

Check out the Washington Trails Organization webpage or download the application to find out where to hike.

Be sure to read the current conditions. The snow is melting fast, but many trails over 4,000 ft are still snow covered.


Join the PSO e-mail list!

Want to receive weekly e-mails with details about current trips, courses, and other outdoor opportunities?  Subscribe to our e-mail list!