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

Fall Semester 2017 HOURS 

Monday – Friday: 8:00am – 7:00pm
Saturday: 8:00am – 12:00pm
Sunday:  2:00pm – 6:00pm

Fall Break 2017 HOURS 

Monday – Friday, October 9-13th: 8:00am – 7:00pm
Saturday, October 14th : 9:00am – 12:00pm
Sunday, October 15th:  2:00pm – 5:00pm

Holiday Hours & Closures

Labor Day Weekend Hours
Saturday, September 2nd 9am-12 noon
Sunday, September 3rd 2pm-5pm
Monday, September 4th 9am-5pm

Thanksgiving Weekend Hours
Thursday, November 23rd : Closed
Friday, November 24th: Closed
Saturday, November 25th 9am-12 noon
Sunday, November 26th 2pm-5pm

* 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:

General Equipment cancelled the day of pick up will result in a 50 % shop credit.  No refund is available.  Equipment cancelled up to the day of pick up may receive a 90% refund, 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 cancellation policy. If cancelled 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, and any boat or bike cancelled less than 3 days prior to pickup will result in a 50% shop credit only.


Outdoor Adventures Used Equipment Sale 

October 18, 2017 8:00 AM to 7:00 PM
Line forms at west doors inside the Student Life Center lobby starting at 6:00 a.m. Do not arrive earlier than 6:00 a.m.

Summer Rentals

Winter Rentals

Last Updated: 12/6/17