Saturday September 20, 2014

OA Equipment Rental

Visit the Outdoor Action Equipment Room for gear rentals:

  • OA Equipment Room Location: 350 Alexander Street

  • Hours:

    • Thursday 4:30 - 6:30 PM & Friday 3:30 - 5:30 PM

    • The Equipment Room is not open during breaks and exams. Equipment rental is only for students, faculty and staff of Princeton University. PUID required.

We offer reduced rental pricing for extended trips:
1-4 days:  no discount
5-7 days:  20% off total rental fee
8+ days:   40% off total rental fee

Student group rentals will receive an extra 20% discount if group funds are being billed.
Late Fees: after 2 weeks (the 3rd week) a 10% late fee will be added for each successive week until the gear is returned.

Rental Fees

GENERAL CAMPING ITEMS Students/Faculty/Staff Cost/Day OA Leaders Cost/Day
Backpack-Internal Frame

$ 8.00

$ 4.00
Backpack- External Frame $ 7.00 $ 3.50
Daypack $ 2.00 $ 1.00
Fanny Pack $ 1.00 $ 0.50
Sleeping Bag 40F $ 5.00 $ 2.50
Sleeping Bag 20F $ 6.00 $ 3.00
Sleeping Bag 0F $ 7.00 $ 3.50
stuff sack with sleeping bag $ -- $ --
stuff sack extra $ 0.50 $ 0.25
Ridge Rest (pad) $ 1.00 $ 0.50
2 person tent $ 9.00 $ 4.50
4 person tent $ 10.00 $ 5.00
Tarp $ 3.00 $ 1.50
Lash Straps $ 0.50 $ 0.25
75' rope 1/4 inch $ 0.50 $ 0.25
carabiners for bear bagging $ 1.00 $ 0.50
35' parachute cord $ 0.50 $ 0.25
compass $ 0.50 $ 0.25
trowel kit $ 2.00 $ 1.00
water bottle $ 0.50 $ 0.25
water container (1.5 gallon) $ 0.50 $ 0.25
first aid kit (w/out medications) $ 1.00 per trip  
weather radio $ 1.00 per trip  
rain jacket $ 1.00 $ 0.50
head lamp $ 1.00 $ 0.50
iodine no charge  

 

COOKING GEAR ITEMS Students/Faculty/Staff Cost/Day OA Leaders Cost/Day
Pot 2-Liter $1.00 $ 0.50
Pot 4-Liter $1.00 $ 0.50
pot grippers/" sprondonticles" $ -- $ --
frying pan 12" $ 1.00 $ 0.50
large spoon $ 0.50 $ 0.25
large spatula $ 0.50 $ 0.25
MSR whisperlite Stove (OA Leaders only) NA $ 1.50
MSR Pocket Rocket $ 3.00 $ 1.50
lighter- w/ stove $ -- $ --
Pocket Rocket Fuel $ 4.00  
MSR fuel bottle NA $ 2.00
fuel funnel- w/ fuel bottle $ -- $ --
Matches $ 0.25 $ 0.25

 

RENTAL POLICIES

Pick Up: Equipment may be picked up from the time the ER opens until fifteen minutes before it is scheduled to close.

Cost: Charges will be assessed on the basis of:

  1. Number of days that the equipment is used.
  2. Number of days the equipment is past due.

Return:  Equipment must be returned clean and in good condition. 

  1. Items returned that must be cleaned by ER staff will be assessed a $5.00 cleaning charge.
  2. If items are damaged or lost during use, the renters will will be charged for damages incurred or replacement.