Public invited to enjoy recreational opportunities on campus this summer
|The Liberty Mountain Trail System is open to the public for both hiking and mountain biking during daylight hours.|
Though many Liberty University students are away for the summer, there are still many activities and facilities on campus that will remain open to the public.
Liberty Mountain Snowflex Centre, the only year-round snowless ski slope of its kind in North America, will continue to offer skiing, snowboarding, and tubing during summer hours: Monday–Thursday, 4-9 p.m.; Friday, 4-10 p.m.; Saturday, noon-10 p.m.; and Sunday, 3-9 p.m.
Liberty Mountain Skate Park, located in Candlers Station shopping center, will be open Monday-Friday from 4-10 p.m., Saturday from noon-10 p.m., and Sunday from 2-8 p.m.
With more than 50 miles of single- and double-track trails on approximately 5,000 acres, the Liberty Mountain Trail System is open to the public for both hiking and mountain biking during daylight hours.
The Community Farmer’s Market, which features produce from Liberty’s Morris Campus Garden as well as local food, produce, and crafts from area vendors, will be open every Thursday throughout the summer from 3:30-6 p.m. in the Doc’s Diner parking lot.
In addition to the various activities, the public can also visit Dunkin’ Donuts and Baskin-Robbins, located on the first floor of Residential Commons I. Summer hours are Monday-Friday from 7:30 a.m.-9 p.m., and 9 a.m.-9 p.m. on weekends. Chick-fil-A, located in the LaHaye Student Union, is open from 11 a.m.-2 p.m.
The Hancock Welcome Center is open to the public Monday-Friday from 8 a.m.–9 p.m., Saturday from 8:30 a.m.–6 p.m., and Sunday from noon-6 p.m. Additionally, visitors can receive guided tours of Liberty’s growing campus on select dates during “Friendly Friday” and “My Liberty Monday.”