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Glendening Boathouse

On the shores of Lake Moraine and just three miles from campus, our boathouse is the idyllic home for all your boating pursuits.
Glendening Boathouse is on nearby Lake Moraine.


The state-of-the-art facility is home to our rowing teams and features a recreational bay for use by students, faculty, staff, alumni, and their guests at no charge.

You can borrow our canoes, recreational kayaks, Sea kayaks, rowboat, paddle boat, Pico sailboats,or Stand Up Paddleboards for an excursion on the lake. Please note, there is no swimming allowed on or from the boathouse property.
Glendening Boathouse Hours Summer 2014

Reunion Hours:  Friday, May 30    1-5PM:
                         Saturday, May 31   9AM-1PM

Wednesday, June 4-Wednesday, August 20:

Wednesdays            4-7PM
Saturday/Sunday     Noon-6PM

Friday, July 4:        Noon-6PM

All hours dependent upon weather
Call Boathouse 824.0053 on questionable days.

Colgate University ID will be needed in order to use the equipment.  

Additionally, a signed “Assumption of Risk/Release of Liability” statement will be required.

On days of operation, call the boathouse directly  824-0053 with any questions.  Other questions or inquiries may be directed to Kathy Les 860.985.6870  or   Abby Rowe 228.7323 



Drive out of Hamilton on West Lake Moraine Road.  

Go past the White Eagle; look for a large sign on the right hand side of the road. 

On questionable weather days, it would be advisable to call the 

Boathouse to make sure it is open 824.0053.