An image of the interior of the Camp Randall Sports Center.

SHELL

When & Where

SEE YOU AT THE SHELL

From ice skating to track workouts, the Shell has several options for you to play hard, get fit, and live well. Located next to Camp Randall Stadium, this facility includes a 200m indoor track, ice rink, cardio and strength equipment, and courts.

TODAY’S HOURS

SHELL

1430 Monroe Street
Madison WI, 53711
(608) 263-6566

Daily Schedules

MASKS REQUIRED

Due to current University guidance, masks are required at the Shell, regardless of vaccination status.

Hours of Operation

FALL HOURS

August 30 – December 23
Monday – Thursday 6am – Midnight
Friday 6am – 10pm
Saturday 8am – 10pm
Sunday 8am – Midnight

THANKSGIVING WEEKEND

November 24 – 28
November 24 6am – 9pm
November 25 CLOSED
November 26 8am – 8pm
November 27 8am – 8pm
November 28 8am – 8pm

FINAL EXAM WEEK

December 17 – 23
December 17 6am – 10pm
December 18 8am – 10pm
December 19 8am – 10pm
December 20 – 22 6am – 10pm
December 23 6am – 6:30pm

BADGER HOME FOOTBALL GAMES (CLOSED)

September 4 CLOSED
September 11 CLOSED
October 2 CLOSED
October 16 CLOSED
October 30 CLOSED
November 13 CLOSED
November 20 CLOSED

WINTER BREAK

December 24 – January 23
Monday – Friday 6am – 8pm
Saturday – Sunday 8am – 8pm

ADJUSTED HOURS

December 24 – 26 CLOSED
December 30 6am – 6:30pm
December 31 – January 2 CLOSED

Live Building Usage

Shell Weight Machines

Shell Track

Shell Cardio Equipment

Amenities & Getting There

Programs & Features:

  • Ice skating, hockey, figure skating, basketball, track workouts, and cardio & strength training
  • 6-lane, 200-meter track
  • Basketball courts
  • Cardio & strength space
  • Ice rink

Parking:

  • Metered 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; for more information please visit the UW Transportation website and their Special Event Parking Calendar
  • For more parking information, please contact UW Transportation

Bus:

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

BCycle:

  • The nearest station is located at the corner of Breese Terrace and Regent Street or in front of Union South on Campus Drive