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    Ahlberg Gear House

    The Ahlberg Gear House is an on-campus resource for students, faculty, and staff to rent outdoor equipment. Focusing on Rentals, Resources, and Repair, the Gear House is also a hub for trip planning, gear tuning, and gear repair. 

    The Ahlberg Gear House is OPEN!

    We are pleased to announce that the Ahlberg Gear House will be opening with limited capacity, services and operations starting Friday, October 2nd.  This is the first phase of re-opening for the Gear House and we are taking many precautions to reduce health risks to our patrions.  All active employees and students who are approved to be on campus are welcome to visit the Gear House.

    Our current hours of operations will be:
    Monday, Wednesday, Friday 2:00 - 5:00pm
    Sunday 4:00 - 6:00pm
    (CLOSED Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday)

    Inventory and Prices

    Click the category images below to see our rental items and prices.

    RENTAL ITEM
    1ST DAY RATE
    ADD'L DAY RATE
    Backpack
    $3
    $2
    Daypack
    $2
    $1
    First Aid Kit
    FREE
    FREE
    Stuff Sack
    FREE
    FREE
    Trowel
    $1
    $.50
    Map
    $1
    $.50
    Bouldering Pad
    $3
    $2
    Hammock
    $2
    $1
    Trekking Pole
    $1
    $.50
    Camp Chair - Crazy Creek
    $2
    $1

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    RENTAL ITEM
    1ST DAY RATE
    ADD'L DAY RATE
    Sleeping Bag
    $3
    $2
    Sleeping Bag Liner
    $1
    $1
    Sleeping Pad
    $2
    $1
    Tent - Bivy (1 person)
    $2
    $1
    Tent (3 person)
    $3
    $2
    Tent (4 person)
    $4
    $3
    Tent (6 person)
    $6
    $4
    Tarp
    $1
    $.50

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    RENTAL ITEM
    1ST DAY RATE
    ADD'L DAY RATE
    Two Burner Stove
    $3
    $2
    Whisperlite Stove
    $3
    $2
    Whisperlite Fuel Bottle
    $2
    $1
    Stove Repair Kit
    FREE
    FREE
    Pot / Pan
    $1
    $1
    Utensil / Lid / Cutting Board
    $1
    $.50
    Gluten Free Cook Set
    (includes pot/lid/utensils)
    $3
    $2
    Water Jug
    $2
    $1
    Dromedary
    $1
    $1
    Water Purification
    $1
    $.50
    Cooler Large
    $4
    $3
    Cooler Medium
    $3
    $2
    Cooler Small
    $2
    $1
    Bear Can
    $2
    $1
    Bear Bag (Ursack)
    $2
    $1
    Bear Hang Kit
    $2
    $1

    RENTAL ITEM
    1ST DAY RATE
    ADD'L DAY RATE
    Hiking Boots
    FREE
    FREE
    Rain Jacket
    FREE
    FREE
    Puffy Jacket
    FREE
    FREE
    Rain Pant
    FREE
    FREE
    Ski Pant
    FREE
    FREE
    Mid-Layer Top
    FREE
    FREE
    Gloves
    FREE
    FREE
    Gaiters
    $1
    $.50

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    RENTAL ITEM
    1ST DAY RATE
    ADD'L DAY RATE
    Kayak
    $5
    $3
    Stand Up Paddleboard
    $10
    $7
    Duckie (Inflatable) - Single
    $6
    $4
    Duckie (Inflatable) - Double
    $10
    $7
    Packraft Kit (and paddle)
    $20
    $12
    Pump
    $1
    $1
    Whitewater Helmet
    FREE
    FREE
    Paddle
    $2
    $1
    PFD
    FREE
    FREE
    Wetsuit
    $3
    $2
    Dry Top
    $3
    $2
    Spray Skirt
    $2
    $1
    Dry Bag - Lg/XL
    $3
    $2
    Dry Bag - Sm/Md
    $2
    $1
    Neoprene Booties/Pogies
    $1
    $1
    Cam Straps
    $1
    $.50
    Car Rack Kit (Foam)
    FREE
    FREE

    RENTAL ITEM
    1ST DAY RATE
    ADD'L DAY RATE
    Fly Rod - 4 piece
    $3
    $2
    Fly Rod - 2 piece
    $2
    $1
    Fly Rod - Tenkara
    $2
    $1
    Waders
    $3
    $2
    Boots
    $2
    $1
    Vests
    $1
    $1

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    RENTAL ITEM
    1ST DAY RATE
    ADD'L DAY RATE
    Fat Bike
    $12
    $8
    E-Bike (Pedal Assist)
    $12
    $8
    Bike Helmet
    FREE
    FREE
    Tank Bag (Bikepacking)
    $1
    $1
    Handlebar Bag (Bikepacking)
    $2
    $1
    Seatpost Bag (Bikepacking)
    $2
    $1

    RENTAL ITEM
    1ST DAY RATE
    ADD'L DAY RATE
    Snowshoes
    $3
    $2
    Snowshoes - Ascent
    $3
    $2
    Snowshoes - Trails
    FREE
    FREE
    Microspikes
    $2
    $1
    Ski Helmet
    FREE
    FREE
    Goggles
    $1
    $1
    Ski / Trekking Pole
    $1
    $.50
    Avalanche Beacon
    $3
    $2
    Avalanche Probe
    $2
    $1
    Shovel 
    $2
    $1
    Ice Axe
    $2
    $1

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    Facility Hours

    Outdoor Education Center
    Monday - Friday: 9am - 5pm

    To keep our staff safe, we are trying to limit the number of drop-in visitors to the building. Please contact us by phone or email to set up an appointment. Thank you!

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    The Ahlberg Gear House, Bike & Ski Co-op, and Ritt Kellogg Climbing Gym are now open with limited operations.  Please visit each facility page for more information regarding hours and precautionary measures.

    Contact Us

    Please email outdoored@coloradocollege.edu if you need assistance or have any questions.

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    Phone: (719) 389-6803

    outdoored@coloradocollege.edu

    Building Address: 
    931 N. Nevada Ave
    Colorado Springs, CO 80903

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