UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN River Falls

Facilities

Hunt Ice Arena


Hunt Arena is connected to the Knowles Fieldhouse and hosts a variety of events including Open Skate, Open Hockey, birthday/group parties, Skate School, intramural broomball and private ice rental. Hunt Arena maintains the ice sheet September-March.

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Knowles Center

Knowles Center is home to a six-lane 200-meter indoor track, four full-size basketball courts, five tennis courts and two batting cages. Knowles  is open to UWRF students, faculty and staff and community members during Open Recreation hours. Knowles has the ability to host whatever event your group may be looking to host:  various sport practices and competitions, concerts, home shows, etc. Knowles is also the home to Falcon Outdoor Adventures and the climbing wall.

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Knowles Indoor Batting Cages

Cages available for hourly rentals. Call 715-425-4289 to reserve a time. View rates.

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Karges Gymnasium

The Karges Gymnasium consists of three basketball courts (one full-size competition court) and three volleyball courts (one full-size competition court). This hardwood surface is home to Falcon Men's and Women's Basketball and Women's Volleyball. This space is also used during open recreation and is available for rent.

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Karges Multipurpose Room

More information coming soon!

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Karges Center Multipurpose Studio

The Karges Center multipurpose studio contains a hardwood floor and is lined with full length mirrors and performance bars. This space is ideal for hosting a variety of activities including dance groups and exercise classes.


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Emogene Nelson Multipurpose room

This 50 foot by 66 foot space is a great for group fitness, team work outs, sport club practices and more.

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Ramer Field at David Smith Stadium

New artificial turf was installed in 2014. View construction updates.

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Ramer Softball Field

The Ramer Softball Field is equipped with two covered dugouts, dirt infield, and is a regulation sized CA softball field. This field is available for rent for practices or games.

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Tennis Courts

The Tennis Courts are comprised of eight hard-court tennis courts. The courts are home to Falcon Tennis and are available for open tennis opportunities as well as rental for group or team use.

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Recreation Field Complex


The Recreation field complex consists of 22 acres of green space and softball fields to accommodate sports activities as football, soccer, lacrosse, rugby and softball. This space is great for intramural sports, UWRF Sport Club events and community team games and tournaments.

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Falcon Center (coming soon!)

This project constructs a new 162,300 GSF building for the Health and Human Performance programs, athletics, and student recreation as an addition to the existing Hunt/Knowles complex. The building includes classrooms, a human performance laboratory, a large gymnasium, dance studio, auxiliary gym, offices, locker rooms, training rooms, and other supporting spaces.

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