Outdoor Recreation Equipment Depot

This off campus facility houses the School's vast equipment inventory. Equipment is available to students registered in scheduled ORPT courses free of charge. Other users may rent equipment for reasonable fees when not being used in courses. Learn about our rental program here.

backpack steaming in the sun


Email:

orequip@lakeheadu.ca

Phone:

+1 (807) 343-8323

Web address:

lakeheadu.ca/orptdepot

 

Hours of operation:

Please note that the hours of operation vary depending on the time of year and the academic needs of the facility.  Hours are subject to change on short notice so check regularly to see if they have changed.

September 01 to April 05
Monday to Friday
12:30hr to 16:00hr

Other Seasons
Contact us!

Depending of staff availability we occasionally close briefly for feeding etc.

 

Where is the Depot located?

Set your GPS to: 48.4148°N 89.2552°W or UTM 16N 0333102 5364821

We are located at 874 Tungsten Street, in the back of the building. There is limited parking at the front of the building, but plenty in our yard (accessible from Copper Cres. behind the Mini Storage). We are also located on the #9 (Junot) bus route.

Outdoor Recreation, Parks & Tourism Reference Centre

In addition to the equipment storage and repair facilities, the Depot houses a reference and work room with materials relating to Heritage Interpretation, Environmental Education, Outdoor Skills, Tourism and Parks. Looking for some good resources for an in class lecture, or technical information for a presentation - drop by and see what we have.