Taking your own adventure? From sleeping bags and climbing shoes, to kayaks and stand up paddle boards, the UREC Adventure Equipment Center has everything you need to conquer the great outdoors!

Available Rental Equipment
How to Rent Equipment

1) When to Rent: Visit the Adventure Center in person during Rental Hours. No reservations will be taken over the phone or online and equipment is available on a first come, first serve basis. 

2) Pick Up & Drop Off: When picking up and dropping off large equipment, please use the Adventure Center exterior pick up parking space on the east side of UREC by driving down Driver Drive (drive underneath the land bridge) and just past the boat yard. (Address: 701 Driver Drive) You must have a permit to park in this space. For small items, you can also pick them up in the Adventure Center by entering through the UREC Welcome Center. Note: bicycles, boats and other large pieces of equipment are not permitted to be carried through UREC and must be checked out via the exterior pick up area. 

3) Payment: In order to rent equipment you must have an active membership through UREC and a JAC or URAC with FLEX on it. At check out, you will pay all applicable rental fees using FLEX

4) Returning Equipment: Cleaning fees and additional fees will be assessed within one week of returning gear. Additional fees may include: extra cleaning, mismatched gear, missing gear, etc.

Prices & Policies


Rental Policies

  • Rentals are available for those with valid JAC or URAC cards.
  • All fees must be paid using FLEX.
  • 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 charged 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 possibly incur additional fees.
Rental Hours & Contact
  • Items must be rented and returned within the Adventure Center hours.
  • Certain items may only be rented between Thursday-Monday each week due to demand.
  • Please see individual rental items for corresponding allowable rental timelines.

Questions? Call us at 540-568-8880 during Rental Hours or contact the Assistant Director of Adventure & TEAM Programs.

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