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

  • 1-Person: $5| $10 | $20
  • 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
  • Ice Cooler: $5/$10 | $10/$15 | $15/$20

Climbing

  • Misty Mountain Crash Pad: $8/$10 | $12/$15 | $20/$30

Canoeing/Kayaking

  • Canoe Package-(includes: canoe, 2 paddles, 2 PFD’s, car pads and straps): $20/$25 | $20/$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
  • Spray Skirt: $2/$3 | $7/$10 | $10/$15
  • 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 Policy

  • 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.