Equipment Rental Policies
  • UCCS students and faculty/staff, as well as fee-paying alumni members can rent equipment
  • Equipment rented on a first come, first serve basis. No reservations
  • Equipment is available for pick-up or drop-off during SOLE operational hours only, which are Mon - Fri from 2 - 6pm
  • At the time of rental equipment pick-up, be prepared to show an official, university-issued "Lion One" identification card or other form of picture ID
  • At the time of rental equipment pick-up, the student, faculty/staff or alumni member will be required to complete and sign a release form acknowledging familiarity with the equipment and the use thereof, and will assume financial responsibility for any damage or loss that may occur during the rental period
  • Payment for equipment rental is managed at the front desk of the UCCS Recreation Center, which accepts cash, check and credit cards - Mastercard and Visa. $20 minimum purchase for credit cards apply
  • Equipment returned late will incur a late fee, which is due immediately upon equipment rental return
  • Equipment returned damaged, lost or dirty will incur a fee, which will be calculated by the Outdoor Program staff. This fee is payable immediately upon equipment rental return
Equipment For Rent DailyWeekendWeekly
2-person tent $5 $8 $15
4-person tent $6 $10 $17
Backpack (overnight) $5 $7 $12
Cooking set (pots and pans) $2.50 $4 $8
Pack cover $1 $1.50 $3
Sleeping bag       $4 $6 $10
Sleeping pad $1.50 $3 $6
Stove     $3 $5 $11
Headlamp $3  $5  $11 
Fishing Waders $3 $5 $11
Fly Fishing Rod and Reel $10 $13 $23
Winter Activities      
Hiking Poles $3 $5 $11
Snowshoes $6 $8 $16

For any questions or comments related to the Outdoor Program, please contact Andrea Hassler, Trails Coordinator  at 719-255-7508 or