Gear Rental

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Rent equipment here for your next adventure! We offer very affordable equipment rentals to BC students, staff, and faculty.


The rental fee for outdoor travel equipment is $5 per item for a weekend. Equipment must be returned by the following Friday. 

Equipment available

  • Tents (multiple sizes)
  • Down sleeping bags with pads
  • Internal frame backpacks
  • Snowshoes (sized to accommodate all users)
  • Bear canisters for food storage — strongly recommended for high-use wilderness areas and required in National Forest areas
  • Individual-use camp stoves

How to rent gear

Step 1: Submit an online rental request

You’ll be sent an email confirming your request.

Step 2: Print your confirmation email

Step 3: Visit the Wellness Center in G114.

Bring your printed copy of the confirmation email to retrieve your rentals!*

*Faculty and staff need to visit Student Central first to make payment.


Return your rentals by the following Friday. 

Last Updated June 24, 2022