Outdoor Adventure Program

Equipment Rental

NOTICE:  The ORC Equipment Rental Rates Master List has been updated to reflect currently-available rental items. If you have any questions, please email outdoors@vcu.edu

Rec Sports' Outing Rental Center offers low rental rates on items such as backpacks, sleeping bags, tents, stoves, coolers, canoes, and more. We also have books, maps, videos, and trail guides covering a variety of areas and activities. VCU students and current Recreational Sports members may participate.

The Outing Rental Center is located at 130 South Linden Street. It is on the east end of the Cary Street Field, and across from the Cary Street Gym. Call 804.828.6004 to reach the ORC directly. 

Rental Rates
  • A current photo ID is required to rent equipment.
  • Reservations may be made by paying the full price of the rental in advance. No refunds will be given on reservations.
  • There is a $20 service fee for returned checks.
  • Weekend rentals: check out on Friday, return Monday.

ORC Equipment Rental Rates Master List 

OAP Season Pass

Go outside more without breaking the bank. With the Season Pass, you get a free rental of one of every unique item. You pay the normal rate for any additional "like" items. Example: free bike and helmet rental, pay the normal rate for every additional bike and helmet rental. 

VCU Students: $60/semester
Recreational Sports members: $90/semester

OAP Community Members Season Pass

OAP is expanding our offerings to the greater Richmond community. Anyone may purchase a community season pass per semester (Spring, Summer, and Fall) and receive access to rentals through the outing rental center. Frequently Asked Questions can be viewed here.

VCU Community: $120/semester

Virginia Commonwealth University
Division of Student Affairs
101 S. Linden St.
Richmond, VA 23220

(804) 827-1100

About Recreational Sports

VCU Recreational Sports offers a diversity of programmed and informal recreational, fitness and sports activities for the VCU community.

Page last updated 08/14/2018

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