Outdoor Education - Classes and Outings Skip Navigation

Classes and Outings

Whether you’re into rock climbing, whitewater kayaking, shredding fresh powder in perfect telemark stance, or looking to learn all of the above, we’re here for you. Get up, and get outside!

Outdoor Education Fall One PE Registration

Sign-up for caving, peak hikes, rock climbing, kayaking, and more.

Location: The Coop
Date: Tuesday, September 1, Wednesday September 2
Time: 10:15 a.m.–2:00 p.m.

Payment required at sign-up - Gate Card, check, or cash accepted.

Outdoor Education Staff Training

Open to First-Years interested in teaching and leading for the Outdoor Education Program.

Mandatory Information Meeting

Location: Basecamp
Date: Friday, August 28
Time: 4:30 p.m.


E-mail: amrowe@colgate.edu
Phone: 315-228-7323

Sample Classes and Outings

  • Backpack overnight
  • Backcountry ski tour
  • Bouldering (indoor and outdoor)
  • Whitewater canoe
  • 1000 Islands sea kayaking
  • Caving
  • X-C skiing
  • Outdoor cooking
  • Telemark skiing
  • Snowshoeing
  • Geocaching
  • Survival
  • Peak hike
  • Tree climbing
  • Ice climbing
  • Winter camping
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain biking
  • Pool paddling
  • Rock climbing

Past Trips

Check out some photos and video of past trips! Also, contact us for more information.