Outdoor Shop (Gear Hire & Purchase)

Hire or purchase quality outdoor clothing and equipment to enhance your Stewart Island adventure.

The Stewart Island Outdoor Adventure & Gift Shop stocks the widest selection of outdoor gear in Stewart Island.

Check out our dedicated website for our Stewart Island Outdoor Adventure & Gift Shop or visit our Shop, located within the Ruggedy Range™ Booking Office to discover our full selection.

Items include: 

Sleeping: Sleeping bags, cotton liners

Packs: Backpacks, daypacks, pack covers, pack liners, dry bags

Clothing: Raincoats, ponchos, rainpants, thermal tops, pants, gloves, socks 

Food: Freeze dried 

Cooking / Eating / Drinking: Cookers, gas bottles, pots, plates, bowls, cups, cutlery, water bottles, flasks 

Other Items: Gaiters, torches, headlamps, binoculars, hiking poles, maps, emergency gear, hats, caps

We also sell nature and bird books, posters, post cards and gift items. 

Hire Charges

Hiring for Ruggedy Range Wilderness Experience Guided Walks / Hikes:

Include your requirements in our booking form on this website - only if you are a guided clients. 

Hiring for Unguided / Independent Hiking:

Fill out the booking form on the Stewart Island Outdoor & Adventure Gift Shop website - if you are an independent hiker.  A wider range of items are offered for hire for unguided clients and listed on our Outdoor Shop website. 

We highly recommend prior bookings all year round, especially during the off-season.  

Item 1 to 3 days Extra Days
Per day Cost
  NZ $ NZ $
Backpack with liner (Upto 50 litres) 50.00 10.00
Backpack with liner (55 litres to 75 litres) 60.00 10.00
Day pack 25.00 5.00
Hiking pole - single 20.00 5.00
Sleeping bag with liner 50.00 10.00
Raincoat 40.00 10.00
Rain pants 35.00 5.00
Fleece jacket 20.00 5.00
Polypropylene top and pants 20.00 5.00
Shorts 20.00 5.00
Hat and gloves 10.00 1.00
Gaiters 35.00 5.00
Headlamp (supply own batteries) 15.00 3.00