Whitewater Gear Rentals

We rent a full line of whitewater rafting and kayaking gear from brands like AIRE, NRS, Dagger, and Wavesport. Whether you are going on a day trip on a local river or a month long expedition, we have the gear you need.

Equipment Daily Rates
Whitewater Boats Student General Public
12' AIRE Puma $50.00 $70.00
13' AIRE Super Puma $50.00 $70.00
14' AIRE Raft $50.00 $70.00
16' AIRE Raft $55.00 $75.00
18' AIRE Catamaran Raft $65.0 $85.00
AIRE Self-Bailing 2 Person Kayak $25.00 $35.00
Dagger or Wavesport Whitewater Kayak $15.00 $25.00

Raft frames are $5 extra per day when included with a raft package.
Raft packages include: boat, oars and frame or paddles, personal flotation devices to capacity, pump, repair kit and throw rope.


Equipment Daily Rates
River Accessories Students General Public
PFDs (Type III or V) $3.00 $4.00
Wetsuit (NRS farmer john) $4.00 $5.00
Paddle Jacket $3.00 $4.00
Booties $2.00 $3.00
Dry Bag (3.8 cubic ft.) $3.00 $4.00
Dry Box (aluminum) $5.00 $7.00
Cooler - Large (162/128 qt.) $5.00 $7.00
Cooler - Small (80/60 qt.) $3.00 $5.00
Kayak Spray Skirt $3.00 $4.00
Kayak Paddle $3.00 $4.00
Raft or Canoe Paddle $2.00 $3.00
Frame or Oars (3) only $15.00 $20.00
Whitewater Helmet $2.00 $3.00
Water Jug (6-gallon) $2.00 $3.00
Roll-A-Table $3.00 $4.00
Throw Rope $3.00 $4.00
Raft Cargo Deck and Net $3.00 $4.00
Strap Package (12 NRS cargo straps) $3.00 $4.00
Raft Pump $2.00 $3.00

Open 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. Monday - Thursday and 9 a.m. - 2:30 p.m. on Friday in McLain Hall Outdoor Center. Reservations accepted anytime with full payment. Equipment must be returned during business hours. No charge for pick up and drop off days (except on one day rentals). Two day minimum rental on weekends.

Please note: the renter is responsible for the replacement cost of damaged or lost gear. The renter is responsible for cleaning and/or repair costs incurred for mistreated gear.

Contact Terry Brinton at terry.brinton@nic.edu or (208) 769-5941 for more information or reservations.