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

Students & Fitness Center Members  |  Non-Fitness Center Members
Daily-Weekly  |  Daily-Weekly

Water Sports Gear

See Water Sports Gear (pdf)

Floating Tubes
$3  $9  |  $6  $12

Touring Kayak (incl. 1 PDF & 1 Paddle)
$100  $30  |  $10  $30

Canoe (incl. 2 PFDs & 2 paddles)
$10  $30  |  $12  $36

Personal Floatation Devices (PFDs)
$20  $6  | $4  $12

Paddles
$2  $6  |  $14  $12

Kayak Roof Cushions
$1  $3  |  $3  $9

Tie-Down Straps
$1  $3  |  $3  $9

Drybags
$1  $3  |  $1  $3

Camping / Hiking Gear

See Camping / Hiking Gear (pdf)

1-Person Tent
$5  $15  |  $7  $21

2-Person Tent
$5  $15  |  $7  $21

4-Person Tent
$6  $18  |  $8  $24

6-Person Dome Tent
$10  $30  |  $12  $36

Backpacks
$2  $6  |  $6  $12

Hiking Poles
$2  $6  |  $4  $12

Headlamps
$3  $9  |  $5  $15

Water Purifier
$2  $6  |  $4  $12

Backpacking Stove
$3  $9  |  $5  $12

2-Burner Coleman Camping Stove
$3  $9  |  $5  $15

Biking

See Biking Gear (pdf)

Helmets
$2  $10  |  $3  $15

Bikes
$5  $15  |  $7  $21

Winter Sports

See Winter Sports Gear (pdf)

Snowshoes
$4  $12  |  $6  $18

Nordic Skis, Boots & Poles
Rental rates coming soon


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