Gear Rental

Outdoor Adventures offers outdoor recreation equipment rentals, trip registration, and trip planning resources.

Summer Hours:  Starting Monday, May 7

Monday: 2 pm – 6 pm

Tuesday – Thursday: By reservation only

Friday: 2 pm – 6 pm

Saturday – Sunday: Closed

Closed for Memorial Day (5/28) but we will be open Tuesday, May 29.

Closed July 4 and August 6 – 10




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Equipment reservations may be made in person or over the phone at 504-314-2861! Please email with any questions.

Rental Policies

  • Rental services are only offered to university students, staff, faculty, and TU Rec members
  • Rentals are paid for on pick up, with a few exceptions:
    • Renting 5 or more of the same item
    • Renting for fall or spring break
  • Rentals can be paid for with cash, Visa, or MasterCard. Tulane University Accounts Receivable is not accepted
  • Rentals can only be picked up or returned during rental shop operating hours
  • Equipment not returned on time will incur a $2 late fee in addition to the daily rental rate for each additional day the equipment is not returned
  • Equipment that is returned wet or excessively dirty will be assessed a cleaning fee. Please clean and air dry equipment prior to returning to avoid these charges
  • Renter is responsible for the full cost of repair or replacement if equipment is damaged, lost, stolen, or not returned.
  • No refunds will be issued for rented equipment