The university’s Touch the Earth Outdoor Rental and Resource Center rents a variety of recreational equipment for camping, biking, and water activities.
Located in the Hawkeye Tennis and Recreation Complex on Prairie Meadow Drive, the center will be open certain days during the university’s spring break. Through March 31, the center’s regular hours will be 4–7 p.m., Monday, Friday, and Sunday. Call 319-384-1225 to verify hours. Rentals also can be obtained at other times by appointment—email David Patton to make arrangements.
More information about Touch the Earth: recserv.uiowa.edu/Apps/Facilities/OutdoorRentalCenter.aspx.