The Rental Center at Ski Brule offers everything you need for a day of Michigan skiing. The Ski Brule Rental Center is the largest of any Michigan ski resort. A complete package is available for rental from the Rental Center, and the staff at the Rental Center will help you get the right gear.
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Downhill Ski Equipment Rental: Ski Brule’s shaped skis, ski boots and poles make skiing easier at an affordable price. The large equipment inventory includes ski boots from size children’s 7 to adult 16, skis from size 70 to 180.
Snowboard Equipment Rental: A large selection of snowboard models are available at Ski Brule with snowboards ranging in sizes from size 80 to 163, including wide boards (for large size boots). Snowboard boot sizes range from children’s size 3 to adult size 15. Not sure if your stance is goofy foot or regular foot? The snowboard techs at the Ski Brule Rental Center will help you figure that out too! Have your own snowboard? Be sure to bring a snowboard leash, as it’s required by Michigan Ski Area Safety Act law. Don’t have one? No problem, leashes are available at the Rental Center and the Bear’s Den Pro Shop.
Helmet Rental: Helmets are included in both ski and snowboard complete rental packages. Ski Brule highly recommends the use of helmets while skiing and snowboarding. Helmets can also be rented individually for $8.00. The rental helmets are the same helmets that are sold at the Bear’s Den Pro Shop, so you can try the helmet and then buy your own for just $60 at the Bear’s Den Pro Shop.
Cross Country Skis / Nordic Ski Equipment Rental: Of all the places to ski in Michigan, Cross Country skiing in the Upper Peninsula forests is the most relaxing way to spend your morning, day or afternoon at Ski Brule. Nowhere else offers a more complete Cross Country experience. Cross Country boots are available from adult size 5 to adult size 12. Skis and poles complete the package.
NEW FOR 2016/17 – FAT TIRE BIKE RENTAL & TRAILS!: Fat tire biking is the fastest growing winter sport. Try a fat tire bike for half a day or a full day. Fat tire bike rentals are available at the Rental Center at Ski Brule. Fat tire bike trail pass is $15 and included in your daily lift ticket so bring your fat tire bike with on your next ski or snowboard trip to Ski Brule.
Snow Skate Rental: Sometimes referred to as ‘mini skis’, snow skates are an easy and fun way to spend your day at Ski Brule enjoying the best skiing in the Midwest.
Snowshoe Rental: A scenic snowshoe trek through the wooded and rolling terrain at Ski Brule is a favorite way of many to spend time at our Michigan ski resort. Snowshoe rental is available at the Rental Center and all you need to do is bring your winter boots. Don’t have winter boots? Rent a pair of snowboard boots and you’ll be on your way.
Equipment Switching: Ski Brule offers downhill, cross country, snowboarding and snowshoeing all from the same base area. Plan to enjoy the best in Midwest ski vacations, and do it all at Michigan’s best ski resort, Ski Brule. Interested in snowboarding, skiing, cross country skiing and snowshoeing in the same day? You can at Ski Brule! Renters are welcome to switch from skis to snowboards to cross country skis or snowshoe with a $5 per switch rental fee.