Challenge Course and Team Building

program offerings

Individual zip lining at the challenge course.
Individual jumping off the power pole at the challenge course.

Challenge Course

The Challenge Course is an Association for Challenge Course Technology-accredited high and low ropes course located on the Oxford campus of the University of Mississippi on Insight Park Avenue just up the hill from the Blackburn-McMurray Outdoor Sports Complex.

The mission of the Challenge Course is to provide groups with opportunities to accomplish new and exciting adventures together! Whether your goal is to improve communication, build problem-solving skills, enhance teamwork, and/or have a fun experience, the Outdoors staff is ready to tailor an experience to meet the needs of your group. 

Group working together in a team building exercise at the challenge course.

Team Building

The Outdoors program offers in-person and virtual team building sessions for groups. These sessions are designed to help your organization improve transferable skills such as leadership, communication, problem solving, and conflict resolution.

Group Reservations

Challenge Course and team building group reservations are available for Registered Student Organizations, University Departments, and approved External K-12 Groups. Please submit requests at least two weeks* prior to the requested session date.

*External groups will require institutional approval and should submit requests at least 4 weeks in advance

Challenge Course Reservation Request Form


In-Person Teambuilding Reservation Request Form

Virtual Teambuilding Reservation Request Form


The Challenge Course features aadaptive equipment to allow participants in wheelchairs to experience elements on the course. Please contact Daniel Lawrence to coordinate accommodations.