Inventory and Instructions
Outdoor Recreation offers essential outdoor hiking and camping equipment available for rent to all of our college community. All rentals are free for students, staff, and faculty (deposits apply). Available outdoor gear for rent includes the following:
- Tents (4-Person & 6-Person)
- Sleeping bags (rated to 15 degrees) and antimicrobial liners
- Sleeping pads
- Backpacks (50L, 65L, & 90L sizes)
- YETI Tundra Haul coolers
Using the link below, please create your online membership and review/sign the Outdoor Rentals Contract and Outdoor Gear Care Instructions thoroughly before renting any equipment!
All outdoor equipment can be reserved and picked up with front desk staff at the Pepperdine Fitness Center.
The last day to reserve equipment for the semester is April 12, 2024. Equipment rentals will not be active during the summer.
Rental Process Steps
Our online reservations system is now available for all outdoor equipment rentals. All equipment rentals must be reserved in advanced through the link above (no walk-ups). Individuals may reserve equipment for a duration period of up to 8 days at a time.
To reserve equipment:
Step 1 - Create an equipment rentals membership if you do not have one already. You will be required to pay a refundable amount of $1.00 to store your credit card on file in case equipment is returned damaged, dirty, late, etc.
Step 2 - Select which equipment you want rent and the duration period through our online portal above and view our Outdoor Rental Gear Contract before reserving.
Step 3 - Head to the Pepperdine Fitness Center front desk on the day you selected to pick up the equipment and let our student staff know you have a reservation.
Step 4 - Collect your gear and have a blast on your adventure!