Samsons Outfitter


Gogebic Community College is located in God's country, surrounded by lakes, streams, trails, and the Procupine Mountains.  We encourage our students to get out and explore all the area has to offer.  The NEW Samsons Outfitter is located at the Welcome Desk in the LSCC and has a variety of outdoor gear, games, and equipment available to check out FREE for all current GCC students!

Gather your friends and stop in at the Welcome Desk to plan your next adventure!  Brochures to area trails, camping spots, and attractions are available, along with our friendly student staff to help you.

If you prefer to stay closer to home, we also have a variety of activities and games you can play with your friends including pool, board games, and disc golf. 

Items available for checkout include:

Camping Gear

  • 2 and 4 person tents
  • Sleeping bags and ground mats
  • Portable camp chairs
  • Hiking backpacks
  • Cook stove/pots/pans
  • Mosquito hats


  • Yoga mats
  • Footballs
  • Disc golf sets
  • Bags set (cornhole)
  • Beach blanket
  • Bluetooth speakers
  • Snowshoes (available at Mt. Zion)

Water Sports

  • Stand Up Paddle Board/Life vest


  • Laptops
  • Printer (located behind the Welcome Desk - staff will assist with printing)
  • Board Games
  • Pool Table Balls, Darts, Fuseball Table Balls

 To check out your equipment online, click on this link and we will have it ready for you.


Disclaimer: All gear is free to check out for current GCC students currently registered in 6 credits or more.  A student ID must be left at the Welcome Desk at the time of pickup.  If items are damaged, lost, or stolen, a cost will be incured to the student checking out the items.