- Community Center
- Gear Library
Outdoor recreation should be inclusive, accessible, and enjoyed by all. It is essential for well-being, mental, and physical health and a sense of community. The Glenwood Springs Gear Library offers low-cost rental equipment to make outdoor recreation opportunities a possibility for everyone. Our Gear Library has a variety of outdoor gear for hiking, backpacking, snowshoeing, paddle boarding, fishing, scenic mountain viewing, and more!
How to Reserve
Gear reservations for day-use items can be made through our online registration portal or at the Community Center front desk a minimum of 24 hours in advance. All reservations must be paid in full at the time of registration and a valid credit card on file.
For camping and backpacking sets and multiday rentals, gear reservations can be made by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org with your request details. Our Gear Library experts will help you assemble the necessary gear and arrange pick up and drop off dates for your next outdoor adventure.
Pick Up and Drop Off
Day-use items will be will be available for pick up at the Community Center front desk the day of your reservation and must be returned by close of business the same day unless a multiday rental has been arranged.
Sets reserved by emailing email@example.com, will arrange pick up and drop off specifics during the reservation process.
Day-Use Items Available for Online Reservation
- Fishing Poles and Tackle Boxes
- Flyfishing Rods and Fly Boxes
- Inflatable Kayak
- Snow Sleds
- Stand Up Paddleboards
- Trekking Poles
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Create Your Own Outdoor Adventure Set
- Bear Vaults
- Cooking Pots
- Gravity Water Filters
- Propane Stoves
- Rocket Stoves
- Sleeping Bags and Pads
- Solar Lanterns
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Gear Library After Care and Cleaning Instructions
Visit the U.S. Department of Agriculture Forest Services links below for useful tips and help planning your outdoor adventure.
Welcome to the Rocky Mountain Region
Recreating on National Forests and Grasslands