Outdoor Recreation Equipment Depot

Lakehead University’s School of Outdoor Recreation, Parks & Tourism has an extensive library of outdoor equipment available to students to use, free of charge, in scheduled ORPT courses. Students and other users may rent equipment at competitive rates when not being used in courses. Learn about our rental program here.  

Check out the video below for a quick overview of the equipment depot!


Hours of operation:

During the summer months May-August, rentals are available upon request and are subject to staff availability.

Please contact orequip@lakeheadu.ca with any rental requests.

Where is the Depot located?

Set your GPS to: 48° 24' 52"N 89° 15' 19"W or UTM 16N 0333108 5364837

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.

Email: orequip@lakeheadu.ca
Phone: 807-343-8010 ext.8323
Web address: lakeheadu.ca/orptdepot