Hours, Rates & Membership


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.

For more information and membership application, download the OEC Brochure