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. Contact
: Outdoor Education