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Winter Break Rental Special!


The Adventure Program Rental Desk closes for the semester on Monday, December 11th and doesn't open for the Spring Semester until Wednesday, January 25th. Need gear for a personal trip or a study-abroad course happening during this time? You're in luck! The Adventure Program is offering gear rentals for the entire period of winter break at bargain prices!

Winter Break Rental Special Details:

Gear Pick-up: Between 4-7 PM on Monday, December 12th (or by appointment during the week of 12/12 - 12/17 - contact Jeffrey Holliday: jcholli@umd.edu)
Gear Return: The week of 1/23 - 1/27 (during Rental Desk hours or by appointment - contact Jeffrey Holliday: jcholli@umd.edu)

Rates:

Backpack (50 + 10 Liter / 65 + 10 Liter): $70.00
Backpacking Tent (3-person): $70
Backpacking Tent (4-person): $90
Sleeping Bag (0F degree / +20F degree / +45F degree): $70
Sleeping Pad (Full and 3/4 Length): $30

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 or weekly basis, and there is a discount for rentals longer than 3 days. 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”

Weekly Fee

7 days “week”

Backpacking Tent (4 and 5 person)

$15

$45

Backpacking Tent (3 person)

$10

$35

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

$10

$35

Cooler (48 quart)

$5

$15

Headlamp

$5

$15

Sleeping Pad (full length and ¾ length)

$5

$15

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

$10

$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 

Adventure events

Tuesday, 1/24/2017 4:00 PM
7:00 PM  Adventure Program Open House
Wednesday, 2/01/2017 4:00 PM
11:00 PM  Ski Shuttle
Saturday, 2/04/2017 8:00 AM
6:00 PM  Cross Country Skiing New Germany State Park
Wednesday, 2/08/2017 4:00 PM
11:00 PM  Ski Shuttle
Saturday, 2/11/2017 8:00 AM
6:00 PM  Winter Backpacking the Pinnacle
Wednesday, 2/15/2017 4:00 PM
11:00 PM  Ski Shuttle
Wednesday, 2/15/2017 8:00 PM
10:00 PM   Kayak Roll Clinic
Saturday, 2/18/2017 8:00 AM
6:00 PM  Caving Whitings Neck
Wednesday, 2/22/2017 4:00 PM
11:00 PM  Ski Shuttle
Wednesday, 3/01/2017 4:00 PM
11:00 PM  Ski Shuttle
Saturday, 3/04/2017 8:00 AM
6:00 PM  Cave & Cabin West Virginia
Saturday, 3/11/2017 8:00 AM
6:00 PM  Hike Shenandoah
Sunday, 3/19/2017 8:00 AM
9:00 AM  Spring Break: Kayak Cape Lookout National Seashore
Sunday, 3/19/2017 8:00 AM
6:00 PM  Spring Break: Backpacking the Appalachian Trail
Wednesday, 3/29/2017 8:00 PM
10:00 PM   Kayak Roll Clinic
Saturday, 4/01/2017 8:00 AM
6:00 PM  Cherry Blossom Kayak on the Potomac
Saturday, 4/01/2017 8:00 AM
6:00 PM  Hike & Serve Calvert Cliffs State Park
Sunday, 4/02/2017 8:00 AM
6:00 PM  Introduction to Mountain Biking
Saturday, 4/08/2017 8:00 AM
6:00 PM  Old Rag Sunrise Hike
Saturday, 4/08/2017 8:00 AM
6:00 PM  Rock & Roll at Governor Dick – NEW Trip!
Saturday, 4/15/2017 8:00 AM
6:00 PM  Anacostia Tributary Trail Ride to Washington DC’s Navy Yard – NEW Trip!
Saturday, 4/15/2017 8:00 AM
6:00 PM  Rock Climbing Sugarloaf
Sunday, 4/16/2017 8:00 AM
6:00 PM  Canoeing on the Monocacy River
Saturday, 4/22/2017 8:00 AM
6:00 PM  Earth Day Bike & Serve Ride to EcoCity Farm
Saturday, 4/22/2017 8:00 AM
6:00 PM  Canoe & Camp the Shenandoah River
Saturday, 4/22/2017 8:00 AM
6:00 PM  Climb & Camp Annapolis Rocks
Wednesday, 4/26/2017 5:00 PM
10:00 PM  DC Monuments Sunset Bike Ride
Sunday, 4/30/2017 8:00 AM
6:00 PM  Intro to Whitewater Kayaking
Wednesday, 5/03/2017 3:30 PM
8:30 PM  Intro to Stand Up Paddleboarding
Saturday, 5/06/2017 8:00 AM
6:00 PM  ClimbYo: Climbing + Yoga at Great Falls
Saturday, 5/06/2017 8:00 AM
6:00 PM  Paddle & Camp Point Look Out

Online Registration

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

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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

Winter Break Hours

 December 13 - January 24:

Rental Desk and Resource Center
By Appointment. Contact:
Jeffrey Holliday
jcholli@umd.edu
 301-226-4421

Bike Shop:

Closed until January 25th
301-226-4421

Climbing Wall:

Closed for the season.
301-226-4453

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!