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The RSOP Rental Center has you covered!
Lowest priced outdoor gear, expert advice and helpful service. Open to everyone!
Snow is here and we've got the gear to help you have fun outdoors!
UMD Rec Sports Outdoor Program Rental Center has:
• Cross-country Skis (both classical and skate as well as backcountry skis)
• Telemark Skis
• Ice Climbing Gear
• Ice Fishing Equipment
• Camping Gear, and Much More!
Open Monday-Friday, 11am-6pm; Saturdays 10am-2pm for either curbside or in-person
Here's the process for curbside pick-up/drop-off:
1. Call us at 218-726-6134 ready with information on what you would like to rent (with credit card handy). If you are unsure, we can help you figure it out. If no staff answers, please leave a detailed message or call back later.
2. After completing your reservation, schedule a time for pick-up with the staff. Pick up will be at the pick-up parking area adjacent to the tennis courts at UMD.
3. At the pick-up time, call the Rental Center and the staff will come out as soon as possible with your gear. Staff will set your items on the curb near your car and you can load them from there. If there is a situation where you need help loading, please wear a mask, for the safety of our staff.
Or stop by the Rental Center at 154 Sports and Health Center
Covid-19 Precautions We Are Taking
• The safety of you and our staff are essential. We will be following University and Minnesota Department of Health precautions.
• Our staff will be wearing a mask whenever handling equipment that will be going out.
• All equipment will have been cleaned/disinfected or set aside in quarantine for the appropriate amount of time.
154 Sports & Health Center
Spring Semester 2021
Saturdays, January 16-February 27, 10am-2pm
Remember that UMD Fee Paying Students get 10% of all regular priced items.
Weekend Packages for Two
Camping packages include a Tent, Cook Kit, Rain Tarp, Water Filter, 1 or 2 Burner Stove and First Aid Kit. Rental is Friday–Sunday
WINTER CAMPING WEEKEND
Sleeping Bags,Sleeping Pads, Snow Shovel,Back- Country Skis or Snowshoes, 1 Pulk/Sled
Price: $65 UMD Students/ $80 Others
ICE FISHING (1 day)
2 Fishing Rods, Clam Ice Shelter Hand Ice Auger, Scoop, Sled, Shovel Bait Bucket, you provide your own lures/bait
Price: $20 for UMD Students/ $24 Others
BOUNDARY WATERS WEEKEND
Royalex Canoe w/paddles, pfd’s, 3 Duluth Packs, Bear Rope Kit, Folding Camp Saw
Price: $70 UMD Students/$105 Non-students
Price: $40 UMD Students/$60 Non-students
SEA KAYAKING WEEKEND
Kayak(s) for two people w/paddles, pfd’s, Wetsuits, Pump, Paddle float, 4 Dry Bags
Price: $100 UMD Students/$150 Non-students
Refunds and Late Fees
Cancellations greater than 48 hours prior to reservation date will receive a credit on your RSOP account. No refund for less than 48 hour notice. Late fees begin after the close of the Rental Center on your due date