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Adventure Equipment Rentals

Taking your own adventure? Get the proper gear by visiting the UREC Adventure Center! 

Interior Entrance: Enter UREC through the Welcome Center (JAC or URAC card required for entry).  Immediately turn left and continue to the end of the hall. Enter the Adventure Center and proceed to the far right service desk where our staff will be ready to help you during rental hours.

Exterior Entrance: During rental hours, you may enter the Adventure Center Drop Off and Pick Up vestibule located on the east side of UREC, at the very end of Driver Drive (701 Driver Drive). If you are driving a vehicle, there is one 15-minute parking spot for equipment pick-up and drop-off only. Please note this is not a facility entrance and if you wish to enter UREC, you must exit the vestibule and enter UREC through the Main Entrance (H).

Additional Information:

  • Rentals are available for those with valid JAC or URAC cards.
  • Additional fees assessed within the week upon the return of all gear. Examples of additional fees include but not limited to: Extra cleaning, mismatching gear, lost and damages fees.
  • Break Weeks will use the prices listed for 7 Day Rental, all rentals for break weeks will be due back the Monday following the break.
  • JACs with overdue items will be charge a $10 late fee PER DAY until the item(s) are returned.
  • Items MUST be rented and returned within the Adventure Center Rental Hours, any renter who leaves items unattended or anywhere else in UREC will lose their deposit and possibly incur additional fees.

Questions? Call us at 540-568-8880 during rental hours or contact the Coordinator of Adventure & TEAM Programs!

Camping & Backpacking

Deposits
$25 per JAC for basic camping gear**
$15 per JAC for other camping items

Max Rent per JAC Daily Fee or Same Day Return Overnight/ Next Day Return Weekend
(Rent on Thurs/Fri due back on Mon by 1pm)
7 Day Rental
(Due back the same day the next week)
Shelter/Tent Options          
2 Person Alps Tent** 2 n/a n/a $3 cleaning fee post rental $12.00
2 Person Lightweight Backpacking Tent 1 $10.00 $12.00 $15.00 $30.00
3 Person Lightweight Backpacking Tent 1 $10.00 $12.00 $15.00 $30.00
4 Person Alps Tent** 1 n/a n/a $3 cleaning fee post rental $12.00
8'x10' Blue Tarp (cordage available upon request) 2 $3.00 $4.00 $5.00 $8.00
12'x16' Blue Tarp (cordage available upon request) 2 $3.00 $4.00 $5.00 $8.00
Sleeping Options          
45 Degree Sleeping Bag 2 $5.00 $7.00 $10.00 $20.00
40 Degree Sleeping Bag 2 $5.00 $7.00 $10.00 $20.00
20 Degree Sleeping Bag** 4 n/a n/a $2 cleaning fee post rental $6.00
0 Degree Sleeping Bag 2 $5.00 $7.00 $10.00 $20.00
-20 Degree Sleeping Bag 2 $5.00 $7.00 $10.00 $20.00
Sleeping Pad - Black Foam Pad** 4 n/a n/a $1 cleaning fee post rental $3.00
Sleeping Pad- Z-lite egg-crate molded 2 $1.00 $2.00 $3.00 $5.00
Hammock with straps 2 $4.00 $6.00 $8.00 $15.00
Cooking Equipment          
Single Burner Lightweight Stove and Fuel canister for Backpacking (canister of fuel is included) 1 $5.00 $7.00 $9.00 $15.00
Double Burner Stove for car camping (fuel NOT included) 1 $5.00 $7.00 $9.00 $15.00
Cook Kit (Fry pan, pot, spatula) 1 $2.00 $4.00 $5.00 $7.00
Other Items          
Battery Lantern (4 D size Batteries not included) 1 $2.00 $3.00 $5.00 $7.00
Internal Frame Backpack (50L ) 2 $5.00 $7.00 $9.00 $15.00
Internal Frame Backpack (55L) 2 $5.00 $7.00 $9.00 $15.00
Trowel for Backpacking 1 $1.00 $2.00 $3.00 $5.00

Bouldering

Deposit $15 per JAC

Max Rent per JAC Daily Fee or Same Day Return Overnight/ Next Day Return Weekend
(Rent on Thurs/Fri due back on Mon by 1pm)
7 Day Rental
(Due back the same day the next week)
Climbing Shoes 2 $3.00 $5.00 $7.00 $15.00
Crash Pad 1 $5.00 $10.00 $12.00 $15.00

Bicycle Rental

Deposit $15 per JAC

Max Rent per JAC Daily Fee or Same Day Return Overnight/ Next Day Return Weekend
(Rent on Thurs/Fri due back on Mon by 1pm)
7 Day Rental
(Due back the same day the next week)
Commuter/Hybrid Bicycle Package – (bicycle, helmet, lock, and lights) 1 $3 $5.00 $7 $10
Mountain Bicycle Package- (bicycle, helmet, lock, and lights) 1 $10 $15.00 $20 $30
Bicycle Basket for hybrid/commuter bicycles 1 $2 $3.00 $5 $7
Water Bottle 1 $1 $2.00 $3 $5

2 Bicycle Car Rack

1

$2

$3

$5

$7

Fishing

Deposit $15 per JAC

Max Rent per JAC Daily Fee or Same Day Return Overnight/ Next Day Return Weekend
(Rent on Thurs/Fri due back on Mon by 1pm)
7 Day Rental
(Due back the same day the next week)
Fly Fishing Kit 2 $2.00 $3.00 $5.00 $10.00

Water Sports 

Deposits
$50 per JAC for vessels
$15 for other items rented without a vessel rental

Max Rent per JAC Daily Fee or Same Day Return Overnight/ Next Day Return Weekend
(Rent on Thurs/Fri due back on Mon by 1pm)
7 Day Rental
(Due back the same day the next week)
Vessel Package Options          
Old Town Canoe Package (2-3 person, Includes 2 PFDs, 2 Canoe Paddles, and a car top kit) 1 $21.00 $30.00 $46.00 $75.00
Tandem sit on top Kayak (2 person, Includes 2 PFDs, 2 Kayak Paddles, and a car top kit) 1 $21.00 $30.00 $46.00 $75.00
Single sit on top Kayak (1 person, Includes 1 PFD, 1 Kayak Paddle, and a car top kit) 2 $18.00 $25.00 $41.00 $70.00
Stand Up Paddle Board (SUP) Package (Includes 1 PFD, a SUP Paddle, and a car top kit) 2 $18.00 $25.00 $41.00 $70.00
Other Water Items available          
Wet Suit (different sizes available small to XXL) 2 $3.00 $5.00 $7.00 $12.00
Additional Life Jacket/PFDs (1 size) 2 $2.00 $3.00 $5.00 $10.00
Additional Car Top Kit (4 foam blocks or a mat and 3 straps) 1 $1.00 $2.00 $3.00 $5.00
Additional paddles for kayak or canoe 2 $0.50 $1.00 $1.50 $2.50