Rental Gear

Impact of Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Outdoor Program events have been suspended until further notice, including kayak roll sessions. The Outdoor Program will be assessing Fall Semester 2020 trips and events after Outdoor Experience. An announcement about programming will follow the Labor Day holiday. COVID-19 protocols will be in place for every event, depending on the event.

Rentals have resumed with Fall 2020 classes and will be conducted by appointment. Use the rental form to set up your rental and appointment.

The program has also provided information and resources information and resources related to changes in access to public lands and recreation.

Gear Pick Up and Return

Gear must be picked up and returned to the Outdoor Program office (HWAC 114) during open hours. The office is closed on weekends, college holidays, and when classes are not in session. Email the Outdoor Program ( if you have gear rental needs when the office is closed—the program may be able to accommodate.

  • Renters are fully responsible for equipment checked out in their name.
  • Anyone renting gear must sign the Outdoor Program Rental Agreement.
  • Renters may be charged a fee for all equipment returned late, damaged, lost, stolen, dirty, and/or wet.

Equipment for Rent

Asterisk denotes Specialty Rentals—user must demonstrate competency with equipment to rent these items
Item1 Day (24 hours)Weekend (Fri–Mon)Late Fees (per day)
Sleeping Bag$4$8$4
Sleeping Pad (closed-cell foam)$1$2$1
Backpack (internal frame)$4$8$4
Tent (2–3 people)$5$10$5
Tent (3–4 people)$5$10$5
Cookset (pot, pan, utensil)$3$6$3
Backpacking Stove (MSR Whisperlite*)$3$6$3
Car Camping Stove (Coleman 2-burner)$4$6$4
Dromedary Bag$1$2$1
Water Jug$2$4$1
Climbing Shoes$3$6$3
Climbing Helmet$1$2$1
Chalk Bag$1$2$1
Cross-Country Skis, Boots, Poles$6$12$6
Snowshoes & Poles$4$8$4
Splitboard & Poles*$15$30$15
Alpine Touring Skis*$15$30$15
Avalanche Beacon*$10$15$10
Avalanche Shovel*$4$6$4
Avalanche Probe*$3$4$3