Outdoor Adventure Program
NOTICE: The Outing Rental Center is closed for the remainder of the spring semester. For further information, visit our COVID-19 Impact on Rec Sports page.
Rec Sports' Outing Rental Center offers low rental rates on items such as backpacks, sleeping bags, tents, stoves, coolers, canoes and more. We also have books, maps, videos, and trail guides covering a variety of areas and activities. VCU students and current Recreational Sports members may participate.
The Outing Rental Center is located at 130 South Linden Street. It is on the east end of the Cary Street Field, and across from the Cary Street Gym. Call 804.828.6004 to reach the ORC directly.
- A current photo ID is required to rent equipment.
- Reservations may be made by paying the full price of the rental in advance. No refunds will be given on reservations.
- There is a $20 service fee for returned checks.
- Weekend rentals: check out on Friday, return Monday.
ORC Deal Days 2019-2020
|May 22 - 26||Memorial Day (Free rentals [Up to $50] for veterans)|
|June 19 - 22||Summer Solstice (Rent one, get one free for like-equipment items)|
|July 15||Season Pass Flash Sale (50% off season passes for Spring semester [Valid until August 7, 2020]; this day only)|
OAP Season Pass
Go outside more without breaking the bank. With the Season Pass, you get a free rental of one of every unique item. You pay the normal rate for any additional "like" items. Example: free bike and helmet rental, pay the normal rate for every additional bike and helmet rental.
VCU Students: $60/semester
Recreational Sports members: $90/semester
OAP Community Members Season Pass
OAP is expanding our offerings to the greater Richmond community. Anyone may purchase a community season pass per semester (Spring, Summer and Fall) and receive access to rentals and outdoor trip offerings through the outing rental center. Frequently Asked Questions can be viewed here.
VCU Community: $120/semester