Insuring your gear up to $1,000

Whenever you list your items on Share My Gear to be rented out to others you can rest assured your equipment is safely insured. In fact, you can have an ease of mind since we insure your gear up to $1,000. Rest easy knowing if anything happens to your gear we will have you covered….

How Being Outside Can Improve your Life

As technology continues to improve across the world, people are often opting to stay inside rather than venture into the great outdoors. This is unfortunately true not only in the winter but also in the spring, summer, and fall months when the weather can be favorable. Despite the advantages that technology has given us, this…

Meet the Creators of Share My Gear

All Adventure Seekers, Beginners, Experts and those like me, Welcome!  First things first, a little about us.  My husband and I, live in the beautiful province of British Columbia, with our adorable fur baby. We moved here temporarily about 5 years ago from our homeland, Toronto (the 6ix) for work, and ended up staying. I…

Benefits of Lending and Renting Your Outdoor Gear

             Whether it’s a lifelong passion or short-lived excitement, there is no denying that people buy outdoor gear for the love of adventure and thrill. When it comes to owning such gear, most people fall into 2 categories. The first are those who are outdoors every week, using and abusing…

Creating a More Sustainable Environment

MAKING A MORE SUSTAINABLE ENVIRONMENT Environmental science is focused on discovering methods for living more sustainably. Furthermore, this means using resources available today in a manner that ensures they are conserved for the future. The primary path to creating a sustainable environment is fostering awareness of our consumption of available resources and minimizing unnecessary waste….

Top Outdoor Activities in Vancouver

Vancouver is an outdoor paradise, with everything from snow-capped mountains to beautiful beaches. This proximity to nature allows outdoor activities to be a popular staple of Vancouver life. In fact, spending time in the great outdoors  has become embedded in  the culture of Vancouver and attracts many visitors every year. Whether you live in Vancouver…

So, How Much Should I Charge to Share My Gear?

Your price will vary depending on the type of gear you are renting out, and where and when you are renting it. Holiday seasons and locations will likely have an impact. Also look at what others are doing on the site. You should consider charging for any of your included accessories. You might also choose to…