There are eight basketball courts, a 1/3-mile corkscrew track suspended high above the ground floor, a 20-foot climbing wall rising out of an outdoor pool, a PGA golf simulator and a hot tub that seats 50 people. Atop the “fitness tower,” five stories of cardio equipment and exercise rooms, sits a yoga studio whose enormous windows open up to the sky like garage doors.
A five-star spa? A billionaire’s vacation home? Actually, this is the new student recreation center at Auburn University in Alabama, $72 million worth of exercise opportunities. Read more at U.S. News.