Outdoor

OUTDOOR GEAR RENTAL: BASE CAMP

The Department of Campus Recreation provides outdoor equipment rental for FAU Students and Rec Members. Equipment can be reserved in advance for future use or for day of rentals by visiting the Base Camp Office located inside the Recreation and Fitness Center. This can be done during their normal business hours:

Monday : 11 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Tuesday: 11 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Wednesday: 2 p.m. – 6 p.m.  

Thursday: 2 p.m. – 6 p.m.

Friday: 11 a.m. – 6 p.m.

*Hours are subject to change.

Reservations for the weekend must be made before 1:30 p.m. on Friday afternoon, unless previous arrangements have been made with Base Camp Staff.

For gear pick up outside of these hours, please contact outdoor@fau.edu .


 

Student Rates

Member Rates

 

Daily

Weekend

Weekly

Daily

Weekend

 Weekly

2 person tent $6.00 $10.00 $15.00 $10.00 $15.00 $20.00
3 person tent $6.00 $12.00 $18.00 $10.00 $20.00 $25.00
4 person tent $7.00 $15.00 $20.00 $15.00 $20.00 $27.00
6 person tent $9.00 $20.00 $25.00 $20.00 $30.00 $35.00
8 person tent $10.00 $25.00 $40.00 $20.00 $35.00 $50.00
Sleeping bag $6.00 $8.00 $12.00 $10.00 $12.00 $18.00
Sleeping pad $3.00 $6.00 $10.00 $6.00 $9.00 $12.00
Tent Fan $2.00 $4.00 $8.00 $5.00 $9.00 $12.00
Portable Camp Table $3.00 $5.00 $10.00 $5.00 $10.00 $15.00
2 burner stove $4.00 $6.00 $11.00 $7.00 $10.00 $13.00
Cooler
$3.00 $5.00 $8.00 $5.00 $8.00 $12.00
Group Cooking Set $5.00 $8.00 $15.00 $10.00 $15.00 $20.00
Large Backpack $7.00 $12.00 $20.00 $15.00 $20.00 $30.00
Dromedary Bag $2.00 $3.00 $5.00 $4.00 $8.00 $10.00
Large Dry Bag $2.00 $5.00 $8.00 $4.00 $9.00 $12.00
Small/Medium
Dry Bag
$2.00 $4.00 $7.00 $4.00 $8.00 $11.00
Crazy Creek Chair $3.00 $5.00 $10.00 $5.00 $10.00 $15.00
Large Lantern $3.00 $5.00 $10.00 $5.00 $10.00 $15.00
Head Lamp
$2.00 $4.00 $8.00 $5.00 $9.00 $12.00
Stand Up Paddleboard $25.00 $40.00 $75.00 $40.00 $55.00 $100.00
Fins $2.00 $3.00 $5.00 $5.00 $8.00 $10.00
Mask & Snorkel $4.00 $6.00 $10.00 $8.00 $10.00 $15.00
Horseshoes $4.00 $6.00 $12.00 $7.00 $10.00 $17.00
Boccee Ball Set $4.00 $6.00 $12.00 $7.00 $10.00 $17.00
ENO Hammock $5.00 $8.00 $15.00 $10.00 $15.00 $22.00
 

Outdoor Equipment Rental Policies

  1. Reservations must be made by current FAU students or Campus Recreation Members.
  2. Rental fees will be charged at equipment pick up.
  3. Students/Members are responsible for returning equipment dry, clean, correctly packaged, complete and on time in order to avoid additional fees.
  4. Campus Recreation will inspect all equipment once it is returned to ensure that all items have been received and are in good working condition.
  5. Cancellations made within 48 hours of the reservation’s start (including cancellations made due to inclement weather or change of plans) will receive no refund.

Fees for Lost/Damaged Equipment

  1. While our rates assume some wear and tear will occur during use, renters are responsible for the cost of repairing any damaged equipment or replacing lost items.  
  2. The lost/damaged fee will not exceed the purchase price of the item.
  3. Damage fees will appear as a separate charge from the rental and will be assessed within 5 days of the item’s return.
  4. Damage fees will be charged to the credit card placed on file when making the reservation. 

Late Fees

  1. Students/Members will be charged the daily rental rate for each day the equipment is past due.
  2. If equipment was reserved by another party and not available for their use, the renter will be charged the cost of the other party’s reservation.
  3. Late fees will appear as a separate charge from the rental and will be assessed within 5 days of the item’s return.
  4. Late fees will be charged to the credit card placed on file when making the reservation.

 

FAU Campuses: Boca Raton/Davie/Dania Beach/Fort Lauderdale/Jupiter/Treasure Coast Boca Raton Campus Danie Beach Campus Davie Campus Fort Lauderdale Campus Harbor Branch Campus Jupiter Campus Treasure Campus
 Last Modified 1/9/14