Hours, Rates & Membership

OEC Brochure

Download the brochure for membership application and information.


Membership includes unlimited daily use of the Outdoor Center and rental privileges. 

Season Pass Rates 2018 (June 15 through Sept 3)

  Individual family*
Yale Student $75 $125
Yale Affiliate $115 $175

*parents and dependent children only

Memberships may be purchased at the OEC Office (Room 521, Payne Whitney Gym) or by mailing this application to: 

Yale Outdoor Center 

PO Box 208216

New Haven, CT 06520

Day Use Fees (New July 2018: Now accepting credit/debit cards at the Center!)

Adult Child (6-12) Family*
$12 $6 $30

*parents and dependent children only
(New July 2018: Debit/credit cards accepted at OEC East Lyme! Cash/checks also accepted.) 


Grounds Open Daily: 

10:00 a.m. - Sunset (5:30 p.m. Sun) Except Monday

Monday: 1:00 p.m. - Sunset

Waterfront Hours: 

10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Except Monday

1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. (5:30 p.m. weekends) 

Monday: 1:00 p.m. -5:00 p.m.