Campus Recreation

Rental boats, including a two-person canoe, a single sit-in kayak, a tandem sit-on-top kayak, and a single sit-on-top kayak.


Seahawk Adventures is now offering curbside rentals!

Appointments Encouraged

We are open on Mondays and Fridays from 10:00am-2:00pm.


Summer Rentals are available to UNCW students with a summer membership, UNCW students currently enrolled in classes, Faculty, and Staff.


Each individual can reserve up to 2 "seats", meaning 2 solo kayaks or 1 tandem kayak or 2 surf board for examples. 


We are offering Weekend Rentals (Friday-Monday) and Weekly Rentals (5-7 Days, Mon-Fri, Mon-Mon, Fri-Fri)


After reserving your gear, a confirmation email will be sent with a link to our shared calendar where you can reserve BOTH a Pick-up and Drop-off appointment.  


Interested in going on an adventure? Seahawk Adventures can provide everything you need. If you want to get on the water, we have kayaks, canoes, stand up paddle boards, and surfboards.  If you wan to head to the trail, we have your basic camping needs covered.  If you are looking to spend some time at the beach, we have bocce, bag toss and ladder ball too!

Equipment can be reserved online by clicking on the Adventure Rentals icon on the right side of this page. Curbside pick-up is scheduled after each reservation is complete. Please be sure to wear a mask, stay in your car, and call our office if you have any questions (910-962-4052)!  

Equipment Inventory and Pricing

Currently enrolled students, faculty, and staff are eligible to rent equipment from Seahawk Adventures.  Please click the appropriate link below to see our inventory and pricing.

Seahawk Adventures Rental Policies

  • Rental equipment is the sole responsibility of the renter.
  • Currently enrolled students, faculty, and staff are eligible to rent equipment from Seahawk Adventures.
  • Equipment reservations can be made with a payment of the total rental fee.
  • The user must cancel equipment reservations 24 hours prior to checkout time or no rental fees will be refunded.
  • All Equipment must be picked up during Seahawk Adventures open office hours Mondays and Fridays at your confirmed appointment times (no weekend pick-ups).
  • Late equipment return will be subject to 1.5 times the rental rate of the item.
  • Returned equipment must be in checkout condition or a repair, damage or cleaning charge will be assessed accordingly.
  • Watercraft rentals include boat(s), paddle(s), life jacket(s) and universal roof racks.
  • Maximum of two seats per person.
  • Seahawk Adventures does not assist with loading watercraft onto vehicles. Loading, tightening of straps and safety of gear and the vehicle is the responsibility of the renter. At least two people are recommended for loading.