The University of Maine at Farmington Mainely Outdoors program offers offers equipment and gear sign-out and rental to UMF students, staff and community members.

Rental Rates

UMF Student Day 1  |  UMF Student Day 2-5 | Daily FRC Memeber  |  Daily FRC Non-Member

Water Sports Gear

Kayak

$0  | $2  |  $10  | $12

Canoe

$0  | $3  |  $15  | $18

Touring Kayak (incl. 1 PDF & 1 Paddle)
$0  | $4  |  $15  | $19

Canoe (incl. 2 PFDs & 2 paddles)
$0  | $5  |  $25  | $32

Personal Flotation Devices (PFDs)
$0  | $1  |  $4  | $4

Paddles
$0  | $1  |  $2  | $3

Camping / Hiking Gear

Backpacks
$0  | $1  |  $3  | $4

Hiking Poles
$0  | $1  |  $3  | $4

Headlamps
$0  | $1  |  $3  | $4

Backpacking Stove
$0  | $1  |  $3  | $4

Sleeping Pad

$0  | $1  |  $3  | $4

GPS

$0  | $3  |  $5  | $6

Biking

Helmets
$0  | $1  |  $5  | $6

Bikes
$0  | $2  |  $10  | $12

Winter Sports

Nordic Skis

$0  | $2  |  $5  | $6

Nordic Poles

$0  | $1  |  $5  | $6

Nordic Boots

$0  | $1  |  $2  | $3

Nordic Skis, Boots & Poles
$0  | $4  |  $13  | $16

Snowshoes
$0  | $1  |  $5  | $6

Alpine Skis

$0  | $2  |  $5  | $6

Alpine Boots

$0  | $2  |  $5  | $6

Alpine Package

$0  | $3  |  $10  | $12

Other

Slack Line

$0  | $3  |  $3  | $4


Equipment Sign-out / Rental Policies

Reservations

  • Renters must be at least 18 years old or have parent / guardian signature
  • Equipment can be reserved in person or over the phone during hours of operation
  • Some equipment may require a security deposit
  • Payment is required to guaranteeing reservation

Cancellations

  • There is no charge for reservations cancelled more than 2 days in advance
  • Refunds will not be given for equipment reserved but not picked up

Returns

  • Equipment must be returned to the UMF Fitness & Recreation Center front desk
  • There is a $10 late return fee plus the base rate of days late
    Example: A 2 day late return on snowshoes = $10 late fee + $4 daily fee times 2 days = $18 total late fee
  • You are expected to return items clean upon return. A $10 per item cleaning fee charge for unclean equipment returned may apply
  • Tent rentals must be set up upon return for drying and inspection
  • You are responsible for the full cost of repair or replacement if gear is damaged, lost or stolen

For Mainely Outdoors info contact:

Andrew Willihan
Outdoor Recreation Coordinator
Alpine Ski Coach
mainelyoutdoors@maine.edu
cell  603-667-1669

Contact Us

UMF Fitness & Recreation Center
University of Maine at Farmington
152 Quebec Street
Farmington, ME 04938
tel  207-778-7495
fax 207-778-7202
james.d.toner@maine.edu
blodgett@maine.edu