Gear Rental

Need gear for your next adventure but don't want to buy it? As a service to the UNC Asheville community, Outdoor Programs rents a variety of quality outdoor equipment at an affordable price to help aid in your next outdoor adventure. Gear is available to all UNC Asheville students, faculty and staff. Our staff can also recommend great local camping, hiking, backpacking, climbing and paddling locations around Western North Carolina. Don't see the gear you want? Email outdoorprograms@unca.edu to let us know what gear you want to rent. Drop by Student Recreation Center 204 for more information, or call 828.250.3828.

Outdoor Office Hours

  • Monday - Friday 12 p.m. - 4 p.m.
  • Expect the rental process to take 20 minutes. Cash or Check only.
  • Friday's are very busy. We recommend coming in as early as you can, and no later than 3:30 p.m.

Gear Rental Price List

Gear Item

1 Night

Weekend (Fri.-Mon.)

Week (7 Days)

Late Fee/day

PACKS

 

 

 

 

Backpack

 $ 6.00

 $  9.00

 $ 15.00

 $6.00

Pack Cover

 $ 2.00

 $  4.00

 $  6.00

 $2.00

SLEEPING SYSTEMS

 

 

 

 

Sleeping Pad

 $ 3.00

 $ 4.00

 $ 5.00

 $3.00

Sleeping Bag

 $ 6.00

 $ 8.00

 $ 15.00

 $6.00

SHELTERS

 

 

 

 

Nylon Tarp

 $ 4.00

 $ 6.00

 $ 10.00

 $4.00

ENO Double Hammock & Atlas Straps

 $ 4.00

 $ 6.00

 $ 10.00

 $4.00

ENO Hammock Profly Rain Tarp  $ 2.00  $ 4.00 $ 8.00 $ 2.00
ENO Hammock Guardian Bug Net  $ 2.00 $ 4.00 $ 8.00 $ 2.00
ENO Hammock Package- Hammock, Straps, Rain Tarp & Bug Net  $ 6.00 $ 10.00 $ 15.00 $ 6.00

2P Tent

 $ 5.00

 $ 8.00

 $ 12.00

 $5.00

3P Tent

 $ 6.00

 $ 9.00

 $ 15.00

 $6.00

4P Tent

 $ 7.00

 $ 11.00

 $ 17.00

 $7.00

COOKING

 

 

 

 

Backpacking stove + Fuel Canister

 $ 7.00

 $ 9.00

 $ 12.00

 $5.00

2 Burner Stove + Fuel Canister

 $ 9.00

 $11.00

 $ 15.00

 $6.00

Additional Fuel Canisters

 $ 5.00

 $ 5.00

 $ 5.00

 N/A

MSR Cook Set (3 pot set)

 $ 3.00

 $ 4.00

 $ 6.00

 $3.00

Cooler

 $ 3.00

 $ 4.00

 $ 6.00

 $3.00

5 Gallon H2O jug

 $ 3.00

 $ 4.00

 $ 6.00

 $3.00

Water Bottle

 $ 1.00

 $ 1.00

 $ 4.00

 $1.00

Large Pots and Pans

 $ 3.00

 $ 4.00

 $ 6.00

 $3.00

Fry Bakes

 $ 3.00

 $ 4.00

 $ 6.00

 $3.00

Cooking Utensils

 $ 1.00

 $ 2.00

 $ 4.00

 $1.00

TECHNICAL

 

 

 

 

Canoe (includes Paddle & PFD)

 $ 20.00

 $ 40.00

 $ 55.00

 $20.00

Kayak (includes Paddle, PFD/Helmet)

 $ 22.00

 $ 45.00

 $ 60.00

 $22.00

Paddle

 $ 5.00

 $ 8.00

 $ 12.00

 $5.00

PFD

 $ 5.00

 $ 8.00

 $ 12.00

 $5.00

Paddle Jacket

 $ 5.00

 $ 8.00

 $ 12.00

 $5.00

Spray Skirt

 $ 5.00

 $ 8.00

 $ 12.00

 $5.00

Climbing Shoes

 $ 4.00

 $ 7.00

 $ 10.00

 $4.00

Headlamp

 $ 4.00

 $ 5.00

 $ 10.00

 $4.00

Hiking poles (set)

 $ 5.00

 $ 6.00

 $ 10.00

 $5.00

Snow Shoes

 $ 5.00

 $ 6.00

 $ 10.00

 $5.00

Wet Suits

 $ 5.00

 $ 8.00

 $ 12.00

 $5.00

Boat Booties

 $ 4.00

 $ 6.00

 $ 10.00

 $4.00

 

Equipment Rental Forms & Resources

Stop by Student Recreation Center 204, or call 828.251.6368 to learn more.