To support the Institute's courses, workshops, outings and the personal adventure pursuits of our students, the Institute manages an equipment rental center known as the AEC. Program equipment is available for use by our students, faculty and staff at the AEC, while also providing work opportunities for Adventure Sports majors to learn the logistics of running a rental operation and supporting field programs.

Types of equipment available:

  • Tents
  • Sleeping Bags
  • Stoves
  • Backpacks
  • Outdoor Clothing
  • Snow Shoes
  • Canoes
  • Kayaks*
  • Rafts*
  • XC Skis
  • Mountain Bikes
  • Climbing Shoes & Helmets
* previous course work required prior to renting

In addition the center has guidebooks and maps available for local areas and a small retail operation for last minute trip necessities.


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