Rentals

Look no further than the Outdoor Program Center when planning your upcoming summer excursion.  Take advantage of the great outdoors that surrounds Bemidji or simply stop down to our Boathouse on the shores of Lake Bemidji.


Outdoor Program Center Summer Rental Prices

Canoes & Kayaks Hour (Student/Non-student) Overnight (Student/Non-student) 3-day 7-day
Canoes w/2 Paddles $6/$15 $25/$50 $90 $100
Sea Kayak (Single) $6/$15 $25/$50  $90 $100
Sit on Top Kayak $6/$15 $25/$50  $90 $100
PFD, Wetsuit, & Spray N/A $5 $8 $10
Heavy Duty Canoe Trailer N/A $50  $90 $100
*Trailer/Shuttle Driving $30 N/A N/A N/A
Stand up Paddle Board $6/$15 $25/$50  $90 $100
Tents Overnight 3-day 7-day
4-person $15 $20 $75
Nylon Tarp $5 $15 $25
Packs & Sleeping  Bags Overnight 3-day 7-day
Internal Frame Backpack $5 $10 $15
Duluth Pack $4 $8 $10
3-Season Sleeping Bag $4 $8 $15
Sleeping Pad $2 $2 $4
Fishing Pole $5 $10 $15
Bikes & Climbing Gear Hour (Student/Non-student) Overnight (Student/Non-student) 3-day 7-day
Bike/Helmet $5/$15 $25/$45 $45 $75
Climbing Harness and Helmet N/A N/A $10 $20

(Must be tested by OPC staff to rent specific climbing gear)

Sailing Seats Hour (Student/Non-student)
Sunfish Sailboat max. 2 1-2 $6/$15

(Previous experience is recommended when renting out a sailboat. A short test may be given by staff to determine your skill level. Must be able to rig in order to sail.)

Bemidji State University waterfront rental agreement: All rentals must be returned by 6 p.m. on the date specified by staff when the equipment is checked out. Late returns will result in additional fees. The Bemidji State University Outdoor Program Center reserves the right to charge for any lost, stolen or broken equipment. Renters must be 18 or older.

If you have any questions on rentals, please contact Mark Morrissey at 218-755-3900 or mmorrissey@bemidjistate.edu.