Recreational Services
Kansas State University
101 Peters Rec Complex
Manhattan, KS 66506

785-532-6980
recservices@k-state.edu

Outdoor Rental CenterORC

The Outdoor Rental Center, located adjacent to the outdoor tennis courts just off Denison Avenue near the Peters Recreation Complex, provides a large inventory of outdoor equipment. This equipment may be rented by the K-State community and is available for reservation.

Hours
The ORC is currently closed for the fall season. Check back and see us in March!  

Telephone
785-532-0810

Eligibility
Equipment is available to K-State students who are enrolled in the current or previous semester, K-State faculty/staff, and facility members. A valid K-State student ID, faculty/staff ID, or current membership key tag must be presented when equipment is checked out.

Reservations
Equipment may be reserved in person in advance by paying the full rental fee plus a $5 non-refundable reservation fee. Equipment not picked up on the reserved day will be checked out first come, first served the following day.

Cancellations and refunds
A cancellation fee will be charged equal to one-half the rental rate of the equipment if cancellation is less than 2 days prior to pickup time. The full reservation fee will be forfeited if equipment is not picked up on the day of reservation.

No refunds for under $15 will be made on any fee charged by Recreational Services.

Damages and late fees
All equipment must be returned clean, and tents must be returned dry. Equipment returned dirty or wet will be assessed a cleaning fee. See cleaning/repairing fees listed below. Other charges may apply if equipment is damaged or lost. Equipment returned late will be charged the daily rate.

 
Rental rates ($)
Equipment
1 Day
2 Days
3 Days
Additional Day (+)
Canoe
includes carrier, 3 life vests, and 3 paddles
12.50
20.00
30.00
12.50
Kayak (tandem or single)
includes carrier, life vests, and paddles
12.50
20.00
30.00
12.50
Life vests (separate)
2.00
3.00
4.00
2.00
*Canoe trailer (carries 6 canoes)
25.00
35.00
45.00
25.00
*Kayak trailer (carries 12 aluminum kayaks)
25.00
35.00
45.00
25.00
Dry bag
3.00
4.50
6.00
3.00
Tent (4-person)
8.00
12.00
16.00
8.00
Sleeping bag
5.00
8.00
12.00
5.00
Sleeping pad1.001.502.001.00
Water cooler (five-gallon)
3.00
4.50
6.00
3.00
Ice chest
3.00
4.50
6.00
3.00
Hitch w/2-inch ball
5.00
7.50
10.00
5.00
 
*A minimum of 4 canoes or kayaks must be rented in order to rent a canoe or kayak trailer.
 
Reservations/Refunds
Reservation Fee (nonrefundable): $5.00 plus tax

Rental fee refunds w/notification received

  • Prior to 2 business days: Full rental fee refunded
  • Less than 2 business days: Half of rental fee refunded
  • No pick up: Full rental fee retained
 
  Cleaning & Repairing (non-taxable)

Canoe

  • Cleaning: $10.00
  • Seats: $25.00
  • Thwarts: $30.00
  • Dents: $30.00
  • Holes/punctures: $40.00

Tents/Sleeping Bags

  • Wet: $10.00
  • Cleaning: $10.00
  • Tears (under 12"): $15.00
  • Tears (over 12" per 6"): $10.00
  • Zipper (replacement per foot): $10.00
  • Zipper (labor): $15.00
 
 Replacement Costs
Current Rec Services cost plus 10% (tax to be added to each item)