Staffed hours (get expert advice, try out gear, reserve gear for future dates)
2 blocks from 24th Street BART Metro Station
Unstaffed hours (rent gear 24/7 even at 3am when no one is inside!)When you order online, you can select to pick-up gear outside staffed hours (yes you can order gear at 3am & get it at 3am if available!). You'll need a smartphone to access the door key + locker combination (sent in your confirmation email)
We can also deliver/pickup (same day courier around San Francisco) & ship (local or nationwide)
Finding gear that will fit/work over time
(average ~4 hours to research, shop, compare)
Getting exactly what you need for now
(average ~10 min, no risk of being stuck with it)
Spending more or settling
(e.g., buy both a 0 and 30 degree sleeping bag, or settle for a 15 degree?)
Spending less on the exact use
(average savings ~$140 per trip from the diversity of gear we offer)
Maintaining your own gear
(~1 closet to store gear properly, and hours to dry it, stitch it, etc.)
Letting someone else deal with it
(while you can take a nap and enjoy the rest of your after-trip glow)
(and sharing with trustworthy friends)
(living with less clutter & being green)
Will you use gear often enough to buy? Use our calculator to see for yourself!
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These 20 questions address 90% of all inquiries! Thank you for taking 2-3 minutes to find an answer here, first. You're helping us save time which we then pass back to you as low prices!
What's your mission & philosophy?
Do you sell or buy used gear?
Why don't you carry skis, boards, boots, or actual hard goods?
What's the difference between renting & borrowing?
Do I have to rent online first or can I come in-store?
How does 24/7 rental availability & access work?
When do I need to reserve gear by, is short notice OK?
What's your cancellation policy for rentals?
Do you carry ______?
What's the availability & pricing for a given item to rent
Can you bring gear to me or pickup gear from me?
When I rent online is the item pictured exactly what I will get?
How can I be sure a rental item will fit?
Will rental gear be clean & functional?
Can I pickup or return gear earlier or later than I ordered?
Can a friend pickup or return gear for me? How does that work?
Do you charge late fees
Do you do group orders
Can I change my order?
I'm having an issue with self-service access, how can I get help?
Work at Last Minute Gear!
Experienced with gear & the outdoors? Want to work in a small environment where you can make a difference? We're always looking for part-time sales associates to full-time store managers. Send a resume to [email protected].