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Equipment Rental

 
 

 

Camping

Daily Rental

Weekend Rental

Week Rental

4 PersonTent

$5

$10

$20

2 Person Tent

$4

$8

$16

Sleeping Bag

$4

$8

$16

Internal Backpack

$5

$10

$20

Sleeping Pad

$1

$2

$5

Cooking

Daily Rental

Weekend Rental

Week Rental

Backpacking Stove
(Includes Gas)

$3

$6

$15

Non-Stick Mess Kit

$2

$4

$10

Paddling*

Daily Rental

Weekend Rental

Week Rental

Single Canoe/Kayak

$15

$25

$50

Double Canoe/Kayak

$20

$30

$50

Extra Paddle

$3

$6

$12

General Rental Policies and Procedures     

  • Reservations must be made at the Waterfront Building in person, by phone or by email to fgcuoutdoors@gmail.com by 5pm the dyaybefore pickup to ensure availability of staff and equipment.
  • Renters must present proper University Identification (Eagle ID) to rent any equipment.
  • The Rental Fee must be paid using a credit/debit card at the Waterfront Building during business hours.  Fees must be paid in full by the time of pick up.
  • Cancellations must be made during business hours.
  • Late Return Charges
    • $5.00 per item per day late
    • Late days only accrue during Outdoor Pursuits operation hours.
  • Absolutely NO SMOKING or FLAMES in or around equipment made of fabric (Tents, Sleeping Bags and Backpacks)
    • Renter will be assessed a cleaning fee for not adhering to this policy.
  • A $5.00 cleaning fee will be assessed to equipment returned that is dirty or wet. Should you fail to pay for damages or lost equipment, Campus Recreation may pursue sanctions such as placing a hold on your Eagle ID.  Replacement costs of equipment are listed below.
    • Renter must dry out tents, sleeping bags, and backpacks that get wet.
    • Renter must clean all pots and pans in the mess kit.

*Additional Requirements for Paddling Equipment 

  • In order to check out boats, advance notice must be given to Outdoor Pursuits by 5:00 PM the day prior to the intended rental day (i.e. by Thursday at 5 pm for a Friday rental) either by phone or email. This gives our staff time to prepare the equipment for checkout. Simply showing up the day of the rental will not guarantee your ability to rent the equipment.
  • Renter must have adequate means of transporting the boat.
    • Campus Rec staff reserve the right to refuse a request based on inadequate transportation, availability, prior experience, skill level of renter, and weather conditions.
  • Boat rental includes paddle(s), PFD(s), and straps for two people per boat.
  • Renter is responsible for all aspects of the boat(s) rented including cleanliness, travel of, any damage, etc.

 Replacement Gear Costs if Damaged, Destroyed, Lost or Stolen

Camping

Replacement Cost

4 PersonTent

$174

2 Person Tent

$132

Sleeping Bag

$50

Internal Backpack

$100

Sleeping Pad

$25

Cooking

 

Backpacking Stove
(Includes Gas)

$90

Non-Stick Mess Kit

$50

Paddling*
Single Canoe/Kayak
$400