Outdoor Rental Equipment

The Outdoor Pursuits Rental Center makes it easy for you to get outside. Rentals are available to all Ball State students, alumni, employees, and community members interested in the outdoors! Whether you’ve got years of experience under your belt and looking to sharpen your skills or it’s your first outdoor adventure, we have something for you!

All rentals require a $25 deposit and pre-registration. Already know what you need for your rental? Email us and we will have everything ready for you at pickup.

Rental Periods

The Rental Center is closed on Saturday and Sunday.

Outdoor Pursuits offers daily, weekend, and weekly rentals. Daily rentals are due back by closing the following day. Weekend rentals may be picked up on Friday anytime during open office hours and are due back by closing the following Monday.

Camping and Backpacking
Camping and Backpacking Rentals

Item Name

Daily

Weekend

Weekly

Backpack Day

$3

$5

$9

Backpack Overnight

$5

$8

$14

Binoculars

$3

$5

$9

Camp Pillow

$1

$2

$4

Camping Chair

$2

$3

$5

Canopy Tent 10 x 10

$20

$30

$54

Canopy Tent 5 x 5

$13

$20

$36

Compression Sack

$1

$2

$4

Cook Set

$3

$5

$9

Cooler M/L

$4

$6

$11

Cooler S/M

$3

$5

$9

Dutch Oven

$5

$8

$14

Gaiters

$3

$5

$9

Hammock

$3

$5

$9

Headlamp

$3

$5

$9

Hiking Poles

$3

$5

$9

Lantern Without Fuel

$3

$5

$9

Portable Table

$3

$5

$9

Sleeping Bag

$4

$6

$11

Sleeping Bag Liner

$2

$3

$5

Sleeping Pad

$2

$3

$5

Stove Backpacking

$5

$8

$14

Stove Car Camping

$7

$10

$18

Tarp

$2

$3

$5

Tent Two-Person

$8

$12

$22

Tent Four-Person

$10

$15

$27

Tent Six-Person

$12

$18

$32

Tent Eight-Person

$13

$20

$36

Tent Hammock

$7

$10

$18

Trowel

$1

$2

$4

Water Carrier

$2

$3

$5

Yakima Skybox Car Top

$10

$15

$27

Water Sports
Water Sports Rentals

Item Name

Daily

Weekend

Weekly

Boat Lock

$2

$3

$5

Canoe Package

$20

$30

$54

Dry Bag

$3

$5

$9

Fishing Kayak Package

$17

$25

$45

Foam Blocks (four pack)

$1

$2

$4

Kayak Package

$13

$20

$36

Paddle

$2

$3

$5

PFD (Lifejacket)

$2

$3

$5

Snorkeling Kit

$7

$10

$18

Splash Jacket

$3

$5

$9

Stand Up Paddle Board

$13

$20

$36

Tandem Kayak Package

$20

$30

$54

Vehicle Straps (four pack)

$1

$2

$4

Vehicle Trailer

$40

$60

$108

Wet Suit

$5

$8

$14

Climbing
Climbing Rentals

Item Name

Daily

Weekend

Weekly

Chalk Bag

$1

$2

$4

Climbing Shoes

$7

$10

$18

Climbing Helmet

$1

$2

$4

Crash Pad

$5

$8

$14

Slackline

$5

$8

$14

Biking
Biking Rentals

Item Name

Daily

Weekend

Weekly

Bike Hitch Rack

$10

$15

$27

Bike Light

$5

$8

$14

Bike Rack

$7

$10

$18

Child Trailer

$10

$15

$27

Cruiser Bike

$13

$20

$36

Fitness Bike

$13

$20

$36

Helmet

$1

$2

$4

Longboard

$5

$8

$14

Mountain Bike

$13

$20

$36

Panniers and Rack

$5

$8

$14

Road Bike

$13

$20

$36

Tandem Bike

$20

$30

$54

U-Lock

$2

$3

$5

Outdoor Games
Outdoor Games Rentals

Item Name

Daily

Weekend

Weekly

Bocce Ball

$3

$5

$9

Corn Hole

$7

$10

$18

Croquet

$7

$10

$18

Firsbee

$1

$2

$4

Ladder Golf

$7

$10

$18

Tug-O-War

$4

$6

$11

Volleyball Set

$7

$10

$18

Wiffle Ball Set

$3

$5

$9

Fishing
Fishing Rentals

Item Name

Daily

Weekend

Weekly

Fly Rod and Reel

$13

$20

$36

Waders and Boots

$10

$15

$27

Waist Pack and Fly Box

$3

$5

$9

Winter Sports
Winter Sports Rentals

Item Name

Daily

Weekend

Weekly

Cross Country Skis and Poles

$10

$15

$27

Sleds

$7

$10

$18

Snowshoes

$7

$10

$18