FAQ: Outdoor Pursuits

  • How can I sign up for a trip?

    All trip sign ups take place in the Gear Shop.  Stop in during our open hours and sign up for your next adventure.

  • Who can go on trips?

    UNC students, faculty, and staff are all welcome to register for our trips.

  • Can you rent climbing equipment at the wall?

    If you need climbing shoes or a harness at our wall please ask a climbing wall attendant or open rec staff and they’ll be happy to provide you with those.

  • How much does it cost to rent equipment?

    Outdoor Pursuits rental equipment is FREE to check out!  Just tell us when you want day you would like to pick it up and when you will return the equipment.

  • Who can rent from Outdoor Pursuits?

    Anyone that is paying student fees or that has a Campus Recreation membership can rent from Outdoor Pursuits.

  • How long can I rent my blue cruiser bike for?

    Blue Cruiser bikes may be rented for one week at a time and may be renewed depending on availability. If you check out a blue cruise bike on Wednesday then the bike will be due the following Wednesday.

  • Where is the Gear Shop located?

    The Outdoor Pursuits Gear Shop is located on the West Side of Harrison Hall and faces the east side of the Campus Recreation Center. There are two 30 minute parking spaces designated for gear pick up and return located in front of our loading doc.