Buy new, borrow FREE, or rent 24/7; outdoor gear for camping, climbing, snowsports, and more!
Last Minute Gear

Buy new, borrow free, or rent 24/7/365

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How it works

BUY
What type of gear is it?

Like a regular store, we sell NEW gear

As a small shop, we curate brands & models we think are best-value

When can I get gear?

24/7/365 (unstaffed)

Even when we're not staffed, you can get gear! Click here for how it works

Evening & weekend (staffed)

During our staffed hours (generally evening & weekends)

How do I get gear?

In-person at our store

3156 24th Street, San Francisco, CA 94110 (map)

Delivery or shipping

Extra fee. Click here for more info

RENT
What type of gear is it?

We rent the same brands & models that were bought-new at up to 90% discount

We maintain & repair rental gear. Click here to check pricing & availability

When can I get gear?

24/7/365

Even when we're not staffed, you can get gear! Click here for how it works

Evening & weekend

During our staffed hours (generally evening & weekends)

How do I get gear?

In-person at our store

3156 24th Street, San Francisco, CA 94110 (map)

Delivery or shipping

Extra fee. Click here for more info

BORROW
What type of gear is it?

A FREE library of donated gear in as-is condition (camping only)

Since it's donated, gear is lower end, not the name brand examples above

When can I get gear?

24/7/365

During our staffed hours (generally evening & weekends)

Evening & weekend

During our staffed hours (generally evening & weekends)

How do I get gear?

In-person at our store

3156 24th Street, San Francisco, CA 94110 (map)

Delivery or shipping

Extra fee. Click here for more info

Buy

or

Rent

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)

Owning it

(and sharing with trustworthy friends)

Sharing it

(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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Hipcamp

Rental sleeping bags, sleeping pads, portable chairs, headlamps

Sara + friends

Yosemite

Rental sleeping bags, sleeping pads, portable chairs

Farrah + Monty

Mendocino

Rental jacket, pants, goggles

Nathan + Jerrod

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Expert Advice

We create 2 types of content

  • Protips for general outdoors knowledge (some popular ones above)
  • Gear guides, designed to be the most comprehensive knowledge resource--accessible for beginners yet technical enough for seasoned outdoorsfolks

What gear do you really need for snowsports?

How to get to Tahoe without a car

Where to go winter camping

What clothing do you really need for the outdoors?

Gear Guides

In-depth guides on what to use, how to choose, and more!

For the community

We host various events, pop-ups, and more!

The Women's Adventure Film Tour

FREE Screening March 5, 2020, 8pm

This short traveling film festival is a celebration of inspiring women from all walks of life, doing extraordinary things in the name of adventure. Watch the trailer!

Featuring an all-star cast of international athletes including: 2-time Appalachian Trail FKT record holder, Jennifer Pharr-Davis; Red Bull cliff diver Rhiannan Iffland; climber Angie Scarth-Johnson; The North Face Athlete Team Captain Hilaree Nelson; and many more women leading the pack in snow sports, mountaineering and mountain biking.

Registration required


Drill Me Now, a tool & equipment rental pop-up

Order on their site, pickup & return to our shop


Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) host site

Many local farms offer CSA programs. With a CSA program, you subscribe to regular deliveries of the freshest produce straight from the farm to you (either directly to your home, or a neighborhood host site). It's a great way to get amazing produce at low prices, and support sustainable farming practices. We are a host site on Wednesdays; customers can pickup all day Wednesday using our self-service access system, the farm will send the access key link by email.

Full Belly Farm Frog Hollow Farm

$16.50-19 per weekly box of vegetables & fruit (good for a family of 2-3)

Add-ons available at extra cost (e.g., meat, nuts, sauces, jams, flours)

$15.50 (Small) or $27.75 (Large) per weekly box of fruit

Add-ons available at extra cost (e.g., baked goods, eggs, jams, nuts, beans)

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Frequently Asked Questions

These 20 questions address 95% of all inquiries! Thank you for taking 2 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, or can I rent-to-buy?

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 24/7/365 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].