Outdoor Adventure Program

Equipment Rental

Interested in a preview of what kind of equipment you can rent from the OAP? Check out our rental equipment catalogue, or feel free to give us a call at (804) 828-6004" link to insert:

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 23284

(804) 827-1100
recwell@vcu.edu

About Recreation and Well-Being

VCU Recreation and Well-Being advances student success by empowering the VCU community to prioritize well-being, connect with others, and learn through play.

Page last updated 07/27/2021

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