Equipment and Gear Rental Center

Paddleboards, kayaks, sleeping bags, backpacks, and much more. We have the gear you need to get outside and create your own adventure. To rent or reserve equipment, please call 205-348-7045, email outdoor.recreation@ua.edu or visit the main office located upstairs off of the track at the SRC. A small parking lot/loading area is across the street from the softball stadium parking lot on 5th Ave.

Pricing

Gear Rental Rates are as follows:  Daily | Weekend | Week

Differential pricing is displayed as follows:  Member / Nonmember

Sleeping Bags

  • 20 and 30 degree bags: $5 | $10 | $20
  • Fleece Liner: $3 | $6 | $9
  • Sleeping Pad: $2 | $5 | $10

Tents

  • 2-Person: $8 | $12 | $25
  • 4-Person: $10 | $15 | $30

Stoves/Cookware

  • Single burner stove w/o fuel: $3/$5 | $5/$10 | $10/$15
  • 2-Burner stove w/o fuel: $4/$6 | $8/$11 | $16/$20
  • 1 Bottle of fuel-Sale only-No rentals: $4| $4 | $4
  • Cooksets (2 pots): $4/$6 | $5/$10 | $10/$20

Backpacks

  • Internal frame (Men’s and Women’s): $8/$10 | $15/$20 | $25/$30

Other Camping

  • Headlamp: $5/$7 | $8/$10 | $15/$20
  • Compression Sack/Stuff Sack: $1/$2 | $3/$4 | $5/$8

Climbing

  • Crash Pad: $10/$15 | $15/$20 | $30/$35

Canoeing/Kayaking

  • Canoe Package-(includes: canoe, 2 paddles, 2 PFD’s, car pads and straps): $20/$25 | $30/$35 | $55/$65
  • Kayak Package-Whitewater or Flat water (includes: kayak, paddle, PFD, helmet, spray skirt, car pads and straps.) Long kayak, short kayak: $15/$20 | $25/$30 | $45/$55
  • Stand Up Paddleboards (SUP’s) (includes: paddleboard, PFD and paddle): $15/$20 | $25/$30 | $45/$55
  • Car Straps: $1/$2 | $5/$6 | $7/$10
  • PFD: $5/$8 | $8/$12 | $15/$25
  • Paddles: $2/$4| $3/$6 | $6/$10
  • Helmet: $3/$5 | $5/$10 | $10/$20
  • Dry Bag-Small: $1/$2 | $2/$3 | $4/$6
  • Dry Bag-Medium: $2/$3 | $3/$4 | $5/$7
  • Dry Bag-Large, XL, XXL: $3/$4 | $4/$5 | $6/$8

Bikes

  • Mountain Bike (includes helmet): $18/$22 | $30/$35 | $55/$65
  • Road Bike (includes helmet): $18/$22 | $30/$35 | $55/$65
  • Helmet: $3/$5 | $5/$10 | $10/$20

Equipment Rental Guidelines

  • Members are current members of the Student Recreation Center
  • All boat rentals are rented as a package (boat, PFD(s), paddles(s), pads, and straps.
  • LATE CHARGES WILL BE ASSESSED-$5/item/day for the first five days; $10/item/day for every day thereafter.
  • **Canoe and Kayak packages are assessed a flat late fee of $10/day/package for the first five days and $15/day/package for every day thereafter.
  • Refunds will not be given for inclement weather or canceled trips.
  • The individual listed on the Rental Agreement form is responsible for damages and/or late fees incurred during rental periods for all gear listed on the Rental Agreement form.