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Equipment Rental


Check out the Adventure Program's comfy resource center, filled with couches, a library of books, magazines, maps, web sites, not to mention it's a wireless hotspot. Come on down and relax. Let the Adventure Program staff help you plan your own trip with friends or family.

Adventure Program rental equipment and programs are available to University of Maryland students, faculty and staff, as well as those individuals who are eligible to purchase University Recreation & Wellness (RecWell) memberships (must be at least 18 years old). Outdoor equipment can be rented on a daily, weekend, or weekly basis. For more information on rentals call (301) 226-HIKE.

Cash, checks, or credit cards (Visa, Mastercard, Discover, AMEX) are accepted. Advance reservations are recommended.

Camping and Backpacking Equipment

(rent from Adventure Program Rental Desk)

Daily Fee

1 day “week day”

 Weekend Fee
Friday - Monday "weekend"

Weekly Fee

7 days “week”

Tent (3, 4, and 6 person)

$15

 $30

$45

Backpack (50 + 10 liter / 65 + 10 liter)

$10

 $20

$35

Cooler (48 quart)

$5

 $10

$15

Headlamp

$5

 $10

$15

Sleeping Pad (full length and ¾ length)

$5

 $10

$15

Sleeping Bag (0 degree, +20 degree, +45 degree)

$10

 $20

$35

Adventure Sports Equipment

* = (rent from Adventure Program Rental Desk)

# = (rent from RecWell Bike Shop)

Daily Fee

1 day “week day”

Weekly Fee

7 days “week”

Mountain Bike (includes helmet and lock) (#)

$10

$35

Bike Helmet (#)

$5

$15

Bike Lock (#)

$5

$15

Bike BOB trailer (#)

$10

$35

Rock Climbing Shoe (offsite) (*)

$5

$15

Rock Climbing Chalk Bag (offsite) (*)

$5

$15

Rental Bikes

(rent from RecWell Bike Shop )

Daily Fee

1 day “week day”

Weekly Fee

7 days “week”

Mountain Bike (includes helmet and lock)

$10

$35

Commuter Bike Long Term Rental (one semester)

* lock included / helmet is not included

One semester fee

$75

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Late Fee Policy: Charged each day gear is late the standard daily rental rate (after 10 days – replacement fee).

Refund Policy: NO refunds for ON-SITE rentals once transaction has been processed.
Refunds for reserved gear must be requested 48 hours prior to rental date.
Cleaning Fee Policy: A $10 fee will be charged for gear that is returned with excessive dirt, sand, or other forms of uncleanliness (as determined by Adventure Program Professional Staff)
Damage / Replacement Fee Policy: Retail price + 10% for any lost or damaged gear beyond repair as determined by Adventure Program Professional Staff 

Clinics, Rentals, & Rides

Map clinic

Adventure events

Saturday, 7/01/2017 8:00 AM
11:59 PM  Stand Up Paddleboard Gunpowder Falls State Park
Saturday, 7/01/2017 8:00 AM
11:59 AM  Bike & Camp the C & O Canal – NEW trip!
Saturday, 7/08/2017 8:00 AM
11:59 PM  Canoe & Camp the Shenandoah River
Saturday, 7/22/2017 8:00 AM
11:59 PM  Intro to Whitewater Kayaking
Sunday, 7/30/2017 8:00 AM
11:59 PM  Caving Whitings Neck
Saturday, 8/05/2017 8:00 AM
11:59 PM  Climbing Sugarloaf
Saturday, 8/12/2017 8:00 AM
11:59 PM  Old Rag Sunrise Hike

Online Registration

You must have an online account to register for adventure trips.

 Log In or Create an Account

QUESTIONS ABOUT TRIPS?
Contact Amanda Even
ameven@umd.edu
301-226-3078

QUESTIONS ABOUT CLINICS, RENTALS & RIDES?
Contact Jeffrey Holliday
jcholli@umd.edu
301-226-4421

REGISTER IN PERSON
At the Adventure Program Info Desk

Summer Hours


May 30 – August  18

Rental Desk and Resource Center:
Monday–Thursday 5–9 PM
Friday 12–4 PM

Bike Shop:
Monday–Friday 2–6 PM


Climbing Wall:
Monday–Thursday 5–9 PM

Where is the Climbing Wall?

It is located on the north end of the Eppley Recreation Center, near lot SS3 at the end of South Farm Drive. We are just down the stairs from the Outdoor Aquatic Center. The Adventure Center has a separate entrance and is not accessible from the ERC main entrance.

Find us!