Wilderness Outpost

people hiking in the snow

Interested in taking an outdoor adventure but missing the gear? Check out the Wilderness Outpost for all of your rental needs! You can find us on the bottom floor of the CRC past the swimming & diving offices or enter from Tech Parkway adjacent to the lower level of the W-10 parking deck. 

General Information

  • Located in the rear of the CRC. Enter through the front and follow signs, or enter through the back of the building, next to the lowest level of the parking deck.
  • Rent equipment, find out how to join outdoor subcommittees, or sign up for outdoor recreation instructional trips.
  • Reservations can be made Wednesday through Friday for the upcoming weekend. Gear will be due back to the Wilderness Outpost the following Tuesday. These must be done in person and require pre-payment.
  • Gear at the Wilderness Outpost is available to everyone with an affiliation to Georgia Tech. You do not need any prior experience or affiliation with outdoor recreation.

Outdoor Gear Rental

Caving

Caving
Helmet$8.00
Headlamps (batteries not included)$5.00
Cave Pack$6.00
Gloves & Kneepads$5.00
Wetsuit$10.00

Rock Climbing

Rockclimbing
Shoes$8.00
Crash Pad$20.00
Quickdraw$4.00
Harness$10.00
Belay Device (atc + locking carabiner)$10.00
Carabiner - Locking and Non-Locking$3.00
Helmet$8.00

Mountain Biking

Mountain Biking
Gloves$3.00
Water Bottle$4.00
Tube (sale only)$4.00
Helmet$5.00

Sea Kayak Touring

Sea Kayak Touring
Spray Skirt$8.00
PFD (life vest)$8.00
Wetsuit$10.00
Dry Bag$4.00
Splash Jacket$8.00
Splash Pants$8.00
Sea Kayak Package (kayak, paddle, PFD, spray skirt, paddle float) **$45.00
Sea Kayak **$35.00
Paddle$5.00
Mesh Deck Bag$5.00
Bilge Pump$5.00
Paddle Float$4.00
** Also requires a $300.00 security deposit

Whitewater Kayaking

Whitewater Kayaking
Paddle (kayak or canoe)$8.00
Helmet$8.00
Canoe **$35.00
Kayak **$35.00
Kayak Package (kayak, paddle, helmet, PFD, spray skirt) **$45.00
Canoe Package (canoe, paddle, helmet, PFD) **$45.00
Spray Skirt$8.00
PFD (life vest)$8.00
Wetsuit$10.00
Dry Bag$4.00
Splash Jacket$8.00
Splash Pants$8.00
Splash Top$3.00

Camping

Camping
Backpack (including cover)$16.00
Sleeping Pad$5.00
Sleeping Bag$15.00
Coleman 2 Burner (1st can of pronane incl.)$15.00
Additional Propane$6.00
Water Cooler$10.00
Cooler$10.00
Camp Chair$6.00
4-Person Tent$20.00
2-Person Tent$15.00
Backpacking Stove (1st can of fuel incl.)$13.00
Additional Fuel Canister$5.00
Dry Bag$4.00
Cookset$6.00
Recreational Kayak Package (kayak, 2 paddles, 1 PFD) **$40.00
Quiet Water Canoe Package (canoe, 3 paddles, 2 PFDs) **$45.00
Kayak **$35.00
Kayak Paddle$5.00
Canoe Paddle$8.00
PDF (life vest)$8.00

Backpacking

Backpacking
Tent$17.00
Backpack (including cover)$16.00
Sleeping Pad$5.00
Compression Sack$3.00
Trekking Poles$10.00
Sleeping Bag$15.00
Backpacking Stove (1st can of fuel incl.)$13.00
Additional Can of Fuel$5.00
Cookset$6.00
Cookset Package (incl. cookset, stove, fuel)$16.00