Steam Shut Down Week and Memorial Day Closure (5/20 - 5/27)
The Klotsche Center and Pavilion will be closed during UWM's Steam Shutdown Week, May 20th - May 26th. The KCP will also be closed on Monday, May 27th for Memorial Day. Summer hours will begin on Tuesday, May 28th at 7 am.
cross country skis, green tent, orange inflatable kayak, helmet and bike on the ground, stand up paddle boards floating in water, a yellow sleeping bag, a yellow backpack, someone riding a longboard, and blue snowshoes on snow

Why buy when you can rent? With over 1,500 pieces of equipment, Outdoor Pursuits can outfit any adventure you have in mind including camping, water sports, winter sports and more. 

Who can rent? UWM students get first dibs! Those that have eligible Klotsche Center memberships can also rent. UWM departments that are looking to rent equipment can email the Outdoor Pursuits Program Supervisor.  

How long can I rent? You can rent item(s) for up to 30 days at a time unless otherwise stated. Please note that there is a different rate for each additional night.  

Picking Up/ Returning: All equipment can be picked up and returned at Outdoor Pursuits in the Klotsche Center 131a anytime we are open. What if Outdoor Pursuits is closed? Equipment can be returned at the Klotsche Center Information Center during open hours even if Outdoor Pursuits is closed.  

Reservations: We currently do not have an online reservation system. Give us a call at (414) 229-5513 to reserve equipment ahead of time or stop by in person.  

Accepted Forms of Payment: Visa, MasterCard, or check. Unfortunately, Tap to Pay is not available.

Equipment Available

Overnight Equipment
OVERNIGHT EQUIPMENTSTUDENT PRICINGMEMBER PRICINGEACH ADDITIONAL NIGHT
0º Sleeping Bag$3$4$1
20º Sleeping Bag$3$4$1
50º Sleeping Bag$3$4$1
Foam Sleeping Pad$2$3$1
Inflatable Sleeping Pad$2$3$1
Ultra Light Sleeping Pad$2$3$1
3 Person Four Seasons Tent$7$10$3
3 Person Backpacking Tent $7$10$3
2-3 Person Tent$5$6$1
4-5 Person Tent$5$6$1
6-Person Tent$5$6$1
Backpack 65-75L$5$8$3
Day Pack$5$8$3
Bear Vault $3$4$1
Headlamp$2$3$1
Hammock$3$4$1
Hammock Rain FlyFREE*FREE*FREE*
Hammock Bug NetFREE*FREE*FREE*
*Free rental when combined with any paid rental. Prices do not include sales tax.
Camping Equipment
CAMPING EQUIPMENTSTUDENT PRICINGMEMBER PRICINGEACH ADDITIONAL DAY
2-Burner Camp Stove$5$8$3
Backpacking Stove$3$4$1
Privacy Tent $3$5$2
Lantern$3$4$1
Power Bank$3$4$1
Cooler (15qt)$5$8$3
Cooler (20qt)$5$8$3
Cooler (65qt)$5$8$3
Fire Bowl $5$8$3
Frying Pan$2$3$1
Big Pot$1$2$1
French Press$2$3$1
Cook Set$5$8$3
Crazy Creek (camp chair)$2$3$1
Lawn Chair $2$3$1
Dromedary$2$3$1
Tarp $1$2$1
Rain Jacket $2$3$1
Rain Pants $2$3$1
Duffle Bag $1$2$1
Slackline $2$3$1
Horseshoes $2$3$1
Kuub Game $2$3$1
Croquet Set$2$3$1
Water Cub (20L)$1$2$1
Head Bug Net $1$2$1
Trowel$2$3$1
Multi Tool $1$2$1
Sporks/SpoonsFREE*FREE*FREE*
PlatesFREE*FREE*FREE*
CupFREE*FREE*FREE*
BowlFREE*FREE*FREE*
KnivesFREE*FREE*FREE*
Cutting BoardFREE*FREE*FREE*
*Free rental when combined with any paid rental. Prices do not include sales tax.
Climbing Equipment
CLIMBING EQUIPMENTSTUDENT PRICINGMEMBER PRICINGEACH ADDITIONAL DAY
Climbing Shoes$3$4$1
Climbing Helmet$2$3$1
Chalk Bag$1$2$1
Crash Pad$5$8$3
Prices do not include sales tax.
Winter Equipment
WINTER EQUIPMENTSTUDENT PRICINGMEMBER PRICINGEACH ADDITIONAL DAY
Snowshoes$5$8$3
Hiking Spikes$2$3$1
Sleds (saucers or rectangular)$1$2$1
Cross-Country Ski Package$10$13$3
Prices do not include sales tax.
Water Sports Equipment
WATER SPORTS EQUIPMENTSTUDENT PRICINGMEMBER PRICINGEACH ADDITIONAL DAY
Inflatable Kayak – Double$10$13$3
Inflatable Kayak – Single$5$8$3
Inflatable Stand Up Paddle Board$5$8$3
Surfboard (9ft, soft top)$10$13$3
Wetsuit Package
(5/4mm, body, hood, gloves, and booties)
$5$6$1
Life Jacket (PFD)FREE*FREE*FREE*
PaddleFREE*FREE*FREE*
Boat Light$1$2$1
Dry Box$2$3$1
Dry Bag (10/22L)$3$4$1
Dry Bag (55L)$3$4$1
Dry Bag (107L)$3$4$1
*Free rental when combined with any paid rental. Prices do not include sales tax.
Wheeled Equipment
Wheeled Equipment STUDENT PRICINGMEMBER PRICINGEACH ADDITIONAL DAY
City Bike Package (helmet, lock, bike)$5$8$3
Longboard (helmet, pads)$3$5$2
Fat Bike Package
(helmet, lock, bike)
$5$8$3
Car Bike Rack (hitch or trunk)$5$8$3
Bike Trailer $3$5$2
Bike Lights$1$2$1
U Lock $1$2$1
HelmetFREE*FREE*FREE*
Wrist Guards, Elbow Pads, & Knee PadsFREE*FREE*FREE*
*Free rental when combined with any paid rental. Prices do not include sales tax.