RENT GEAR WITH
Gear Rentals Temporarily Paused
What can I rent?
Kalamazoo College Students, Faculty, Staff and non-Kalamazoo College-affiliated folks can rent various types of backpacking and camping gear such as stoves, sleeping bags, tents, and more! Rentals can be made on a day, weekend, or week long basis.
Have a question? Contact us at GearRoom@kzoo.edu
Ready to rent?
Pick-up and Drop-off
After submitting your gear rental request form, you will be contacted via email by Outdoor Programs staff to coordinate Pick-up or Delivery of your gear.
Local Pick-up/Drop-off: After submitting the gear rental request form, you will be contacted via email by Outdoor Programs staff or student workers with further details of scheduling your pick-up and drop-off.
Important note: Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, we require masks to be worn and social distance to be maintained for any in-person Pick-ups and Drop-offs. We have in-place health screening for our employees, cleaning and disinfecting procedures for our gear, and procedures for transferring your gear safely to and from you at Pick-up and Drop-off.
Drop-in Rental Hours
Monday & Wednesday 9-11 am & 2-4 pm
Tuesday & Thursday 9 am-12 pm
Friday 9-11 am
If you have questions about pick-up or drop-off, please contact GearRoom@kzoo.edu.
Rentals to all staff, faculty and community members require a deposit in the form of a credit card number which is destroyed once items are returned.