Outdoor Pursuit Center
Outdoor Pursuit Center

We believe in empowering people through recreational outdoor pursuits.

Our Goals:

  • Equip and educate for outdoor activities
  • Build relationships
  • Foster an appreciation for the outdoors
  • Create/cultivate memorable experiences

The Outdoor Pursuit Center offers programming to Miami University students, staff, faculty and the Oxford community. We also manage the Climbing Center, housed in the Rec and challenge course, located at Peffer Park. 

Equipment Rentals

The Outdoor Pursuit Center has an array of outdoor equipment available for rent to help fuel your personal adventures. 

  • You neither have to be affiliated with Miami University, nor be a member of there Recreational Sports Center to rent from the OPC, however being a Rec Center Member offers you a reduced price.
  • Rental Requests must be made at least 48 hours in advance.
  • Payment upon reservations is required to secure your equipment.
Questions? Contact Bridget Woods at (513) 529-1434 or oliverbm@MiamiOH.edu.

Make a Rental Request

Equipment List

Event/Party

Event/Party
Event/Party Equipment Overnight
(Member/Non-Member)
2-3 Nights
(Member/Non-Member)
4-7 Nights
(Member/Non-Member)
Canopy Tent (10' x 10' pop-up) $30.00/$40.00 $60.00/$80.00 $90.00/$120.00
Canopy Tent (10' X 20' pop-up) $50.00/$65.00 $100.00/$130.00 $150.00/$195.00
Corn Hole Set (2 boards & 8 beanbags) $10.00/$13.00 $20.00/$26.00 $30.00/$39.00
KanJam (2 goal & 1 disc) $10.00/$13.00 $20.00/$26.00 $30.00/$39.00
Cooler (Small, Medium, or Large) $5.00/$6.50 $10.00/$13.00 $15.00/$19.50

Camping Equipment

Camping Equipment
Camping Equipment Overnight
(Member/Non-Member)
2-3 Nights
(Member/Non-Member)
4-7 Nights
(Member/Non-Member)
Backpack (Osprey 85L) $10.00/$13.00 $20.00/$26.00 $30.00/$39.00
Sleeping Bag (Mountain Hardware 15 Degree) $8.00/$10.00 $16.00/$20.00 $24.00/$30.00
Sleeping Pad (Ridge Rest) $1.00/$2.50 $2.00/$5.00 $3.00/$7.50
Tent (Alps 4 person camping) $15.00/$18.00 $30.00/$36.00 $45.00/$54.00

Boating Equipment

Boating Equipment
Boating Equipment Overnight
(Member/Non-Member)
2-3 Nights
(Member/Non-Member)
4-7 Nights
(Member/Non-Member)
Stand Up Paddle Board (NRS Earl) $50.00/$60.00 $75.00/$90.00 $100.00/$120.00
Canoe (Mad River Canoe)* $25.00/$30.00 $50.00/$60.00 $75.00/$90.00
Kayaks* $25.00/$30.00 $50.00/$60.00 $75.00/$90.00
Canoe Car Mount Kit $3.00/$5.00 $6.00/$10.00 $9.00/$15.00

*All boating equipment includes life Jackets and paddles

Miscellaneous Equipment

Miscellaneous Equipment
Miscellaneous Equipment Overnight
(Member/Non-Member)
2-3 Nights
(Member/Non-Member)
4-7 Nights
(Member/Non-Member)
Bouldering Pad $10.00/$13.00 $20.00/$26.00 $30.00/$39.00
Snowshoe (set) $10.00/$13.00 $20.00/$26.00 $30.00/$39.00

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