Have you ever noticed the little red brick building beside the Cary Street Gym? Well if you didn’t know before, that is the VCU Outing Rental Center and also headquarters for the Outdoor Adventure Program! The Outing Rental Center offers low rental rates on items such as backpacks, sleeping bags, tents, stoves, coolers, canoes and volleyball sets. We also have books, maps, videos, and trail guides covering a variety of areas and activities. Anyone with a current VCU ID may participate.
Springtime in Richmond, VA is a great time to get outside and explore exactly what this city has to offer. The James River is at your fingertips and offers many different options for outdoor fun. Whether your sitting on a towel on the rocks of Belle Isle and need a cooler for your lunch or you want to canoe down the calmer parts of the river, the ORC has what you need and at an affordable student rate! The VCU Rec Sports website has more information about specific rental prices.
The Outing Rental Center is located at 130 South Linden Street. It is on the east end of the Cary Street Field, and across from the Cary Street Gym.