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Recreational Facilities

Recreational facilities are available for use by those with Colgate IDs or memberships. Requirements vary by facility; details are below.

Memberships

Available for purchase on Monday - Friday at the Huntington Equipment Cage from 7 a.m. to close.


Angert Family Climbing Wall

Phone: 315-228-6111 or 315-228-7323
Visit the Angert Family Climbing Wall page. 

Monday-Thursday: 7-9:30 p.m.
Friday-Sunday: 3-6  p.m.

Tuesday nights 7-8 Ladies Night
Wednesdays are route-setting hours

Closed For Friday-Sunday,  April 15-17

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Climbing wall hours are available on Android and iOS devices as part of the free Colgate Mobile app.
Open to the public and located on the third floor of the Huntington Gym, the Angert Family Climbing Wall is a modern facility with frequently updated routes.

We have quality equipment, including new flooring, crash pads, and holds. Open every day of the week when class is in session.
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Bonney Hill Trap Shooting Range

Closed for the Season 
Reopens Sundays in Sept & Oct

Equipment available for a modest fee.
Fee & Map Flyer


Beginners Welcome - Instruction Provided
All equipment supplied at a modest fee (guns, ammo, and targets). 

Directions: Approximately 4 miles out Hamilton Street; left on Bonney Hill Road; one mile on the right (1916 Bonney Road).
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Bowling Alley at Reid Athletic Center

Senior \ Adult Bowling Open to the Public

Tuesdays & Fridays Coed 
9:30 AM – Noon       $1 per game
Colgate Students' Bowling Club 
Tuesdays 4-6 PM
Saturdays 1-3 PM

Contact:
- Dylan Mclaughlin '18   dmclaughlin@colgate.edu
- John Post '18   jpost@colgate.edu


Group Reservations Call 228-7613

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Trudy Fitness Center

Membership is required for use. 
Clean, dry shoes and your smartcard ID are required for access.

 
Spring Semester Hours
Monday - Thursday6:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Friday: 6:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday: 9:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.


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 Fitness Center hours are available on Android and iOS devices as part of the free Colgate Mobile app.
Equipment includes Precor's latest cardio and strength machines, including 25 treadmills, 24 ellipticals, 12 stationary bicycles, and the new Adaptive Motion Trainers.

Paid programs:
Personal training and small group training

Free programs
:
'Gate Fitness (group classes and workshops)
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Glendening Boathouse

April Hours
All Wednesdays & Thursdays in April from 4:30 -7:00 pm 
CLOSED 4/6-7
April 9 & 10 CLOSED
April 23 & 24  1- 6 pm

P
lease Note: the facility will be closed April 16 & 17 for Spring Party Weekend
 
The Boathouse will be closed from April 25 - May 28th.  After May 28, it will be open for "summer hours" on Wednesdays from 4-7pm and Saturdays  and Sundays from 12-6pm. FYI: Private groups may reserve the Boathouse during non-public hours.
Please email outdoored@colgate.edu with group requests.​

Directions
:    Drive out of Hamilton on West Lake Moraine Road.  Go past the White Eagle and turn Right onto Frank Road (marked with a Glendening Boathouse sign). Follow the road around to the right until you see the cedar shingled boathouse with a maroon gate. All users must park in the parking lot.
Colgate University ID is required in order to use the equipment for on-lake use.

The boathouse property is just for boating and picnicking, No swimming is permitted at any time.
A signed “assumption of risk/release of liability” statement will be required.    

Personal Flotation Devices (PFD's) are required at all times by Colgate policy. Repeat offenders of this policy will no longer have access to the facility. PFD's are also required by NYS law until May 1. Violaters approached by the DEC may be fined.

Available watercraft include: canoes, recreational kayaks, sea kayaks, rowboat, pedal boat, Pico sailboats, and Stand Up Paddleboards for an excursion on the lake.

ContactOutdoor Education

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Harry H. Lang Cross Country Course

The Harry H. Lang Cross Country Course is the home course of the men’s and women’s cross country teams and trails that overlook the Colgate campus to the north. The Harry H. Lang Cross Country Course and Fitness Trails were dedicated on June 2, 1996 to this Class of 1948 alumnus through the generosity of alumni, parents, friends and several leadership donors.

To reach the start of the courses take Alumni Road past and around the Frank Dining Hall towards Chapel House to the end of the drive and then follow the signage on foot. A pictorial is shown at http://www.colgate.edu/about/maps

Download Route Maps:   7800 Meters    4200 Meters   8K Trail
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Huntington Gym / Equipment Issue Room (The Cage)

Membership required for use
Membership sales Monday–Friday
Phone: 315-228-7620


List of daily gym reservations
Hours:
Monday - Friday: 7 AM to 10:30 PM
Saturday - Sunday: 9 AM to 10 PM

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Hours are available on Android and iOS devices as part of the free Colgate Mobile app.
Proper, non-marking footwear is required. Equipment rental requires a valid Colgate ID.

Facilities include:

  • Basketball courts (first-come, first-served)
  • Racquetball courts & Table Tennis (first-come, first-served)
  • Squash courts (first-come, first-served; closed Mon-Thurs 4:00–6:30 p.m. for club use)
  • Sauna
  • Martial Arts Studio, Spin Studio, 3rd Fl Studios for class & group use
  • Locker Rooms (rentals available)
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Lineberry Natatorium (Pool)

List of Pool \ Lane Reservations

Closed Sat April 9th
Closed Sat & Sun April 16-17

 Spring Hours (Verify actual dates below)
MWF: 6 - 7:45 AM - Lap Swim
M-F: 11:30 - 1 PM  - Lap Swim
M-Th: 6:45 - 9 PM - Open Swim
Sat/Sun: Noon - 3 PM - Open Swim

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Pool hours are available on Android and iOS devices as part of the free Colgate Mobile app.
Membership required for use. Available at the Huntington Equipment Room Mon - Fri.

Please show your ID to the lifeguard monitor before entering the locker room. 

A 50-meter L-shaped pool, including a 25-yard, eight-lane competitive section. The facility includes movable bulkheads and a retractable roof.

***HOURS MAY CHANGE WITHOUT NOTICE***
The Calendar below is the most updated schedule, click on a time for details.

Recreational facilities follow university closure policies.

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Outdoor Equipment Rental Center at Base Camp

Rentals Hours  Click a time for details

Rental fee schedule 

Contact:
315-228-7971
315-228-7972
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Starr Rink at Reid Athletic Center

Skating is completed for this semester. Skating will resume Fall '16.
Learn - To - Skate Classes are taught by the Colgate Figure Skating Club for Ages 4 - Adults. 5 week sessions held each semester.

E-mail us for more information & To Register.

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Sanford Field House

Open Rec Hours

Courts:  Mon, Wed, Fri  Noon Hour 
Track: Monday - Friday 8AM - 3PM - Walk at your own Risk - Teams will be practicing

Closed Weekends
Closes for the Summer on April 26th

Indoor tennis courts and track

All users must have valid Colgate ID or Recreational Court membership. A sign-in sheet is posted in the changing room.
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Seven Oaks Golf Course

Pro Shop: www.sevenoaksgolf.com

Club House: sevenoaksclubhouse.com

Phone: 315-824-1432
2 East Lake Road
Hamilton, NY 13346
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Whitnall Field

Open access for recreational activities.

Call the Recreational Sports Office at 315-228-7613 if your group would like to reserve this space for an event.
Whitnall Field is located along Route 12B near Taylor Lake. The field hosts a variety of intramural sports programs throughout the year and is gathering place for other campus events.