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Norris Outdoors

(Updated Jan. 20. 2020)

Norris Outdoors is OPEN for winter quarter! Get access to snowshoes, ice skates, camping
equipment and more!

Contact Us:

Winter 2021 Hours: Monday - Friday 12:30- 6pm

Phone: (847) 491-2345

Email: norrisoutdoors@u.northwestern.edu

Ready to Rent? Click here: Rental Request 

COVID-19 Responsibility: 

Norris Outdoors is working hard to make sure our space and rental supplies are clean and sanitary for your safety and enjoyment! As a renter, we would like to remind you to make safe decisions when enjoying the great outdoors and when choosing your activities, minding social distancing practices and safety protocols! 

Check out our link here for Staying Connected to the Outdoors during a Pandemic Page for more!

Thank you for your patience!


Available To Rent (currently inactive)

Per-day rates depend on length of rental.

Stoves do not come with propane. Propane can be purchased for an additional $4.50.  

 

Camping Equipment to Rent
Camping Equipment 1-3 days 4-7 days 8+ days
Backpack (internal frame) $ 8.00/day $ 7.00/day $6.00/day
Lantern (electric) $ 3.00/day $ 2.00/day $ 1.00/day
Flashlight $ 1.00/day $ 1.00/day $ 1.00/day
Foam Pad (Ridgerest) $ 1.00/day $ 1.00/day $ 1.00/day
Sleeping Bag (cotton/nylon liner) $15.00/day $14.00/day $13.00/day
2-person Tent $ 9.00/day $ 8.00/day $ 7.00/day
4-person Eureka Tent $12.00/day $11.00/day $10.00/day
2-person Cook Kit $ 3.00/day $ 2.50/day $ 2.00/day
4-person Cook Kit $ 4.00/day $ 3.50/day $ 3.00/day
1-Burner Camping/Backpacking Stove $ 3.00/day $ 2.50/day $ 2.00/day
2-Burner Camping Stove (Coleman) $ 5.00/day $ 4.00/day $ 3.00/day
Hammock $ 7.00/day $ 6.00/day $ 5.00/day
Tarp (any size) $1.00/day $1.00/day $1.00/day

Recreation Equipment to Rent
Recreation Equipment 1-3 days 4-7 days 8+ days
Large Cooler $ 5.00/day $ 4.00/day $ 3.00/day
Medium Cooler $ 4.00/day $ 3.00/day $ 2.00/day
Small Cooler $ 3.00/day $ 2.50/day $ 2.00/day
Big 5 Gallon Jug Cooler $ 6.00/day $ 5.00/day $ 4.00/day
14" Round Grill $ 5.00/day $ 4.00/day $ 3.00/day
Big Weber Grill (party of 10 to 20) $ 15.00/day $ 15.00/day $ 15.00/day
5 x 2 Big John Grill $ 45.00/day $ 45.00/day $ 45.00/day
3 x 2 Big John Grill $ 30.00/day $ 30.00/day $ 30.00/day
Captain's Chair $ 3.00/day $ 2.00/day $ 1.00/day
Picnic Basket $ 3.00/day $ 2.00/day $ 1.00/day
Large Table $ 6.00/day $ 5.00/day $ 4.00/day
Small Table $ 5.00/day $ 4.00/day $ 3.00/day
S'mores kit (Sterno not included) $ 5.00/day $ 4.00/day $ 3.00/day
Megaphone $ 2.00/day $ 2.00/day $ 2.00/day
Shelter Tent $ 10.00/day $ 9.00/day $ 8.00/day

Winter Gear to Rent
Winter Gear 1-3 days 4-7 days 8+ days
Ice Skates $5.00/day $5.00/day $5.00/day
Skate guards $ 2.00/day $ 2.00/day $ 2.00/day
Cross Country Skis Package $12.00/day $10.00/day $ 8.00/day
Boots $ 5.00/day $ 4.00/day $ 3.00/day
Poles $ 4.00/day $ 3.00/day $ 2.00/day
Skis $ 6.00/day $ 5.00/day $ 4.00/day
Snowshoes $12.00/day $10.00/day $ 8.00/day

Sports Equipment to Rent
Sports Cost
Frisbee $ 1.00/day
Wooden Tailgate Toss $ 5.00/day
Aluminum Tailgate Toss $ 6.00/day
Ball (football, soccer, volleyball, softball) $ 2.00/day
Baseball/Softball Set $ 5.00/day
Croquet Set $ 5.00/day
Volleyball Set (Ball, Net, Poles, Boundary) $ 12.00/day
Soccer Set (Ball, Net Goals) $ 15.00/day

Feedback

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