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Shell

About

Camp Randall Sports Center

1430 Monroe Street
Madison WI, 53711

(608) 263-6566

Live Building Usage

Click the dropdown menu below to see how many people are currently using the Shell.

Building Hours

Summer Hours

We host various camps at the Shell throughout the summer. Please click the Daily Schedules button above to check the most updated track and court closures.

May 13 – August 25
Monday – Thursday 6am – 10pm
Friday 6am – 8pm
Saturday – Sunday 10am – 8pm

 

Adjusted Hours

Memorial Day Weekend
Friday, May 24 6am – 6:30pm
Saturday, May 25 – Monday, May 27 CLOSED
Independence Day
Wednesday, July 3 6am – 6:30pm
Thursday, July 4 CLOSED

Parking & Directions

  • Parking
    • Metered street parking on Monroe Street
    • Lot 18 (located in front of the Shell): Parkmobile spaces; follow directions on signs in front of stalls to pay
    • Lot 19 (near the UW Field House): Free after 4:30pm Monday – Friday and all day Saturday and Sunday
    • Engineering Parking Ramp/Lot 17 (free on weekends)
    • Lot 16 (3-minute walk): Permit required 24/7; any UW Lot Permit is valid after 4:30pm Monday – Friday and all day Saturday and Sunday
    • Bike stalls are available in front of the Shell
    • Moped parking available at Lot 690, 695, and 69

    *Parking availability may be restricted without notice due to special events.

  • Bus
    • Convenient bus lines include the 3, 6, 7, 58, 80, 81, 82, and 84
  • BCycle

    Get a headstart on your workout by taking a BCycle to the Shell. Park your bike at the station located at the corner of Breese Terrace and Regent Street or in front of Union South on Campus Drive. A full map of all BCycle stations in the Madison area is available online.

    *UW-Madison students, faculty, and staff receive a special rate of $20 for the year pass. Visit the Madison BCycle website for more information and to retrieve your discount code.

Programs & Features

Open Rec

  • Ice Skating
  • Hockey
  • Figure Skating
  • Basketball
  • Cardio & Strength Training
  • Open Rec activities

Facility Amenities

  • 6-lane, 200-meter Track

    Home to the Wisconsin Track & Field teams, the Shell’s indoor track is open for recreational use throughout the year. Whether you’re walking or jogging, escaping the weather, or varying your strength routine with sprint sets, the indoor track has plenty of room for all workouts.

  • Basketball Courts

    The Shell houses four regulation-size basketball courts.

  • Cardio & Strength Space

    Find a variety of treadmills, ellipticals, stationary bikes, rowers, traditional weight machines, free weights, and stretching mats around the track. Need a spot or introduction to the equipment? Look for our Facility Attendants in the black polos – they are there to help!

  • Ice Rink

    The Shell Ice Rink offers open ice skating (including Late Night Skate), hockey, and figure skating opportunities. Students and Rec Sports members receive a discount on rink fees, and skate rental is available for all interested participants.