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Outdoor Pursuits Gear Shop 

With over 1,000 pieces of water sport, camping, hiking, and snow sport rental gear, Outdoor Pursuits is the perfect starting point for any student looking to plan for an outing on or off campus. Gear can be rented by the day, week, or weekend.

Reservations, walk-ins, and curbside pickup are available at Outdoor Pursuits! Gear can be checked out for a maximum of one week. Longer trips will be reviewed on a case-by-case basis. To reserve equipment in advance please submit the Equipment Request Form. 

All online requests must be submitted 2 days prior to requested pick-up date.


Rentable Equipment

We have tons of gear for you to choose from free of charge. All equipment is reliable and in great condition. Check out what's available for you to rent below! 

  • Hiking and Camping 
    • 2 Person REI Tents
    • 4 Person REI Tents
    • Sleeping Pads
    • Headlamps
    • LED Lanterns
    • Crazy Creek Camp Chairs
    • 6 Gallon Water Jugs
    • Trowel
    • Shovels
    • 65L Kelty Backpacks
    • 32L Kelty Backpacks
    • Compasses 
    • Trekking Poles
    • Cooking Sets
    • Backpacking Stoves
    • Coleman Camp Stoves
    • Camp Tables
    • 50 Quart Rolling Coolers
    • Hammocks
    • Child Carrier Backpack
    • Sleeping Bags - 0 Degree
    • Sleeping Bags - 20 Degree
    • Kids Sleeping Bag - 30 Degree
    • Bear Vaults
    • Hiking Boots
  • Snow Sports 
    • Snowshoes 25in
    • Snowshoes 30in
    • Ankle Gaitors
    • Snow Goggles
    • Snowboard Helmets
    • Snowboards
    • Snowboard Boots
    • Winter Coats
    • Snow Pants 
  • Water Sports 
    • Sit on Top Kayaks
    • Canoes
    • Stand Up Paddle Boards
    • PFDs
    • Canine PFDs
  • Biking and Climbing 
    • Trek Mountain Bikes
    • Bike Helmets
    • Climbing Shoes
    • Tri-fold Crash Pads 
  • Camp Games 
    • Slackline
    • Bocce Ball Set
    • Washers
    • Ladder Ball
    • Bean Bag Toss
    • Giant Jenga
    • Giant Connect 4

Summer Hours -
Gear Shop &
Climbing Wall

May 23rd - August 17th

Monday, Wednesday,
11 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Tuesday, Thursday,
Saturday, Sunday


Anytime the Rec Center is open.

Top Rope Climbing
By Appointment Only

Hours are subject to change. See changes to facility hours on front page of website.

Location and Contact Info

We are located on the west entrance of Harrison Hall.

Contact Info
Phone: 970-351-4327


Need a bike?

Please complete the Bike Rental Request Form below to reserve your wheels! 

Bike Rental Request Form

Ready for Adventure?

We can help! Ask us questions about our gear, where the best places to recreate locally are, and so much more. Let's get exploring, Bears!