Gear Donations

All donations are tax-deductible and can be dropped off during open hours at the Portland Gear Hub shop at 155 Washington Ave. We are open Monday – Friday 10 AM – 6 PM and Saturdays 10 AM – 4 PM.

Gear We Accept

  • Nordic skis, boots, and poles
  • Snowshoes
  • Winter apparel
  • Outdoor apparel
  • Ice skates
  • Bikes
  • Bike components and accessories
  • Tents
  • Sleeping bags and sleeping pads
  • Backpacks
  • Climbing shoes, chalk bags

Gear We Do Not Accept

  • Helmets
  • Team Sporting Goods (cleats, pads, baseball bats, balls)
  • Golfing equipment (clubs, balls, bags)
  • Air Mattresses (large beds)
  • Stoves with Pressurized Fuel Canisters attached
  • Rollerblades and pads
  • Exercise Equipment
  • Wetsuits, PFDs (personal flotation devices)

We are also accepting select quality outdoor and winter gear on consignment (no bikes). Please read our consignment page for more information!

Shop Wish List & Special Requests

  • Heavy duty vise and stand

We are in need of two 20ft shipping containers. Any leads on a used shipping container is greatly appreciated, as are any donations towards the purchase of a container. We are seeking shipping containers as a secure and weather-proof way to protect our donation inventory year-round.

The Portland Gear Hub is a program of Camp Ketcha, a 501(c)3 non-profit organization.

All donations are tax-deductible. Our Tax ID is 01-0211784.