Equipment Rental

Outdoor Adventures here at the U is the largest collegiate rental shop in the nation.  We offer head-to-toe equipment to meet your needs, be it winter, summer, or somewhere in between. If you are headed out to enjoy the beautiful areas Utah and its surroundings have to offer, come into Outdoor Adventures, and we will set you up with everything you need to get the most out of your trip.  See what we have to offer here.  Rates effective 8/19/2016 and are subject to change.


University of Utah Eccles Student Life Center
1836 Student Life Way
Salt Lake City, UT 84112

Hours of Operation SUMMER 2017

Monday – Friday: 8:00am – 7:00pm*

Saturday: 9:00am – 12:00pm*

Sunday:  2:00pm – 5:00pm*

* All equipment is due back no later than one (1) hour before the closing time on the scheduled return day.  Equipment returned later than this deadline may be subject to a late fee.


Rental Period Definitions: 

One Day: Any rental where the equipment is out only one night, or equipment returned the same day as pick up.

Weekend: Any rental where the equipment is out 2 or 3 consecutive nights. Example: Friday to Sunday, Friday to Monday or Thursday to Sunday.

Additional Day: Each night the equipment is kept out after the first 3 consecutive nights counts as an additional day.

Complimentary Days: Each night the equipment is out of OA’s possession counts as one rental night.  If in the event OA is closed 2 or more consecutive days, one will be complimentary and not charged for.  If OA is only closed one day (such as Memorial Day) that does not count as a complimentary day.

Cancellation Policy:

Equipment cancelled the day of pick up will result in a 75 % shop credit.  Other canceled reservations are subject to a 10% cancelation fee, or a renter may opt for a 100% shop credit for future rental instead of the 90% refund.

Boats and bikes have a more specific cancelation policy. If canceled 7 or more days before pick-up date you can receive a 90% refund or 100% shop credit. If 3-6 days prior to pick-up you can receive a 75% shop credit only.

Rock climbing, backpacking, mountain biking, rafting, kayaking, campingSkiing, snowboarding, teleskiing, alpine touring, cross country skiing, snowshoes