Gear & Bike Rentals

General Information

Outdoor Adventures is located at the University of Nebraska Outdoor Adventures Center. (930 N. 14th Street, just north of 14th & W Street intersection). There is 30 minute parking on the east side of the Outdoor Adventures Center for equipment pick-up.

Campus Recreation welcomes persons with all abilities. Please inquire about the availability of accommodations for special needs. Campus Recreation accepts cash/check, NCard, Visa, and MasterCard.

Rental Policies

Members, guests, and the general public are eligible to rent equipment

  1. Payment in full is required at time of Reservation/Pick-Up along with a Security Payment Method in case of Late , Cleaning, Damage or Replacement Fees.
  2. Equipment reservations are only available for rentals 2 days or longer.
  3. All rental equipment is to be used as intended by manufacturer. Customers are encouraged to request a demonstration in the proper use of all equipment rental items prior to pick up.
  4. Rented equipment must be returned no later than 4:00pm on the specified Due Date. Please allow up to 30 minutes to set-up gear upon rental return.
  5. Late Fees will be charged for each item for each day in excess of the Due Date / Time. Cleaning, Damage or Replacement Fees will be assessed by staff upon rental return.
  6. Items which are not returned within 3 days of Due Date will be charged for 3 days of Late Fees per item, plus full Replacement Cost of the equipment.
  7. Cancellation/Refund Policy
    • Cancellations more than 48 hours prior to the Pick-Up Date/ Time = Full Refund
    • Cancellations within 48 hour prior to the Pick-Up Date/ Time = No Refund
    • Cancellation after Pick-Up Date = No Refund
  8. Items which are not returned within 3 days of the due date will be charged for 3 days of late fees per item plus full replacement cost of the equipment.
  9. Failure to return rental equipment or pay for the lost/damaged equipment may result in one or more of the following:
    • Suspension of rental privileges
    • Suspension of Campus Recreation facility access
    • Placing an academic hold on your registration and records
    • Submitting case to UNL Police

Paddling

PADDLING Daily 3-Day Weekly
Kayak Package* STUDENT / MEMBER $12.00 $24.00 $48.00
(INCLUDES ACCESSORIES) GENERAL PUBLIC $27.00 $50.00 $108.00
Canoe Package* STUDENT / MEMBER $12.00 $24.00 $48.00
(INCLUDES ACCESSORIES) GENERAL PUBLIC $27.00 $50.00 $108.00
Stand-Up Paddleboard Package* STUDENT / MEMBER $12.00 $24.00 $48.00
(INCLUDES ACCESSORIES) GENERAL PUBLIC $27.00 $50.00 $108.00
Paddle STUDENT / MEMBER $1.00 $2.00 $4.00
  GENERAL PUBLIC $1.00 $2.00 $4.00
PFD STUDENT / MEMBER $1.00 $2.00 $4.00
(PERSONAL FLOATATION DEVICE) GENERAL PUBLIC $1.00 $2.00 $4.00
Dry Bag STUDENT / MEMBER $4.00 $8.00 $16.00
  GENERAL PUBLIC $5.00 $10.00 $20.00
Trailer 'Green' STUDENT / MEMBER $70.00 $140.00 $210.00
(HOLDS 10 BOATS + GEAR) GENERAL PUBLIC $100.00 $200.00 $275.00
Trailer 'Red' STUDENT / MEMBER $55.00 $110.00 $165.00
(HOLDS 8 BOATS + GEAR) GENERAL PUBLIC $75.00 $150.00 $180.00
*Reservations are recommended for all boat rentals. All drop-in rentals of 4 or more boats will be charged an extra fee of $5.00 per boat.

Hike + Camp + Climb

HIKE + CAMP + CLIMB Daily 3-Day Weekly
Backpack STUDENT / MEMBER $6.00 $12.00 $24.00
  GENERAL PUBLIC $8.00 $16.00 $32.00
Tent 3- or 4-person STUDENT / MEMBER $8.00 $16.00 $32.00
  GENERAL PUBLIC $10.00 $20.00 $40.00
Tent 6-person STUDENT / MEMBER $12.00 $24.00 $48.00
  GENERAL PUBLIC $15.00 $30.00 $60.00
Sleeping Bag, 20°/45° STUDENT / MEMBER $6.00 $12.00 $24.00
  GENERAL PUBLIC $8.00 $16.00 $32.00
Water Bottle - 32 oz. STUDENT / MEMBER $1.00 $2.00 $4.00
  GENERAL PUBLIC $1.00 $2.00 $4.00
Sleeping Pad STUDENT / MEMBER $1.00 $2.00 $4.00
  GENERAL PUBLIC $1.00 $2.00 $4.00
Lantern STUDENT / MEMBER $3.00 $6.00 $12.00
  GENERAL PUBLIC $4.00 $8.00 $16.00
Camp Chair STUDENT / MEMBER $2.00 $4.00 $8.00
(CRAZY CREEK STYLE) GENERAL PUBLIC $3.00 $6.00 $12.00
Stove, 2-Burner STUDENT / MEMBER $5.00 $10.00 $20.00
  GENERAL PUBLIC $7.00 $14.00 $28.00
Backpacking Stove STUDENT / MEMBER $5.00 $10.00 $20.00
  GENERAL PUBLIC $7.00 $14.00 $28.00
Camp Fuel STUDENT / MEMBER $1.00 $2.00 $4.00
(BOTTLE) GENERAL PUBLIC $1.00 $2.00 $4.00
Cook Set STUDENT / MEMBER $2.00 $4.00 $8.00
(NESTING POTS) GENERAL PUBLIC $3.00 $6.00 $12.00
Trekking Poles STUDENT / MEMBER $3.00 $6.00 $12.00
(PAIR) GENERAL PUBLIC $4.00 $8.00 $16.00
Rock Climbing Shoes STUDENT / MEMBER $6.00 $12.00 $24.00
(PAIR) GENERAL PUBLIC $8.00 $16.00 $32.00
Bouldering Crash Pad STUDENT / MEMBER $8.00 $16.00 $32.00
  GENERAL PUBLIC $10.00 $20.00 $40.00
Headlamps STUDENT / MEMBER $2.00 $4.00 $8.00
  GENERAL PUBLIC $3.00 $6.00 $12.00

Cookout + Picnic

COOKOUT + PICNIC Daily 3-Day Weekly
Ice Chest STUDENT / MEMBER $4.00 $8.00 $16.00
  GENERAL PUBLIC $5.00 $10.00 $20.00
6 FT. Super Grill* STUDENT / MEMBER $50.00 $80.00 $140.00
  GENERAL PUBLIC $75.00 $150.00 $180.00
*Super Grill is equipped with storage coolers and travel trailer.

Winter + Snow

WINTER + SNOW Daily 3-Day Weekly
XC Ski Package STUDENT / MEMBER $10.00 $20.00 $40.00
INCLUDES SKIS, BOOTS & POLES GENERAL PUBLIC $15.00 $30.00 $60.00
XC Ski Boots STUDENT / MEMBER $3.00 $6.00 $12.00
  GENERAL PUBLIC $4.00 $8.00 $16.00
XC Ski Poles STUDENT / MEMBER $3.00 $6.00 $12.00
  GENERAL PUBLIC $4.00 $8.00 $16.00
Snow Shoes STUDENT / MEMBER $8.00 $16.00 $32.00
(INCLUDES POLES) GENERAL PUBLIC $12.00 $24.00 $48.00

Biking

BIKING Daily 3-Day Weekly Sem.
Single Speed STUDENT / MEMBER $10.00 $22.00 $40.00 $75.00
  GENERAL PUBLIC $20.00 $40.00 $80.00 NA
Mountain Bike STUDENT / MEMBER $15.00 $25.00 $50.00 NA
  GENERAL PUBLIC $30.00 $60.00 $120.00 NA
Touring Bike STUDENT / MEMBER $15.00 $25.00 $50.00 NA
  GENERAL PUBLIC $30.00 $60.00 $120.00 NA
Touring Package STUDENT / MEMBER $6.00 $12.00 $24.00 NA
(FRONT & REAR PANNIERS
or BIKE TRAILER)
GENERAL PUBLIC $8.00 $16.00 $32.00 NA
3 Bike Rack STUDENT / MEMBER $7.00 $15.00 $35.00 NA
(MOST VEHICLES) GENERAL PUBLIC $10.00 $25.00 $45.00 NA
5 Bike Rack STUDENT / MEMBER $10.00 $25.00 $45.00 NA
(REQUIRES 2 IN. RECEIVER HITCH) GENERAL PUBLIC $15.00 $35.00 $55.00 NA


Campus Rec Sponsors
Naked Juice
Celerion
UofNE Federal Credit Union
UNL Computer and Phone Shop
Raising Cane's
Downtown Lincoln Association