About NUHOC

The Northeastern University Huskiers and Outing Club is the outdoors club at Northeastern University. We do outdoor activities, including hiking, camping, skiing/snowboarding, climbing, biking, backpacking, canoeing/kayaking, and more!

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Gear

Whether you need backpacks or bike racks, snow shoes or sleeping bags, have no fear because the gear guys are here!

Click here to rent gear

NUHOC owns gear for many outdoor activities, which is available to all members of the club. If you would like to borrow gear from our gear locker, you must first be a member. Then, talk to our Gear Folks about renting out gear! They each hold gear office hours in the gear locker (350 Curry Student Center), during which they’re available for gear rentals, gear returns, information about the club, and belay lessons.

Also check out the #gear-exchange channel in Slack, where members can buy and sell their used gear.

Some of the gear we have includes:

  • Backpacks
  • Sleeping bags
  • Sleeping pads
  • Sleeping bag liners
  • Tents
  • Climbing shoes
  • Climbing harnesses
  • Climbing ropes
  • Snowshoes
  • Microspikes
  • Kayaks
  • Paddles
  • Personal Floatation Devices (PFDs)
  • Crash pads

Check out the Sizing Document or information regarding sizes for harnesses, climbing shoes, snowshoes and microspikes!

If you’re not sure about what you need for a trip, check out our list of what to bring!