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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 7:00 - 9:30 P.M.
Friday - Sunday 3:00 - 6:00 P.M.

Closed for Thanksgiving Break 11/21–11/30

Clock iconClimbing 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

2014 Season Ends 11/2
Sundays 1 - 5 PM

Beginners Welcome - Instruction Provided
Price List & Map
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

Sunday Open Bowling 1 - 5 PM
Fall 2014 Dates:  10\19 - 11\16

Colgate Student   $1.00  per game or
 special: 13 games & Free Shoes for $10 

Non CU Students, Children, Seniors - over 55, Adults w/ CU ID   $1.50 per game

Adults - Non-Colgate    $2  per game or 3 games for $5.00

Shoe Rental $ .50

Reservations available for Sundays 228-7580 

Weekday Senior Bowling 50+

Begins Oct 14th  9:30 – Noon
Only $1 per Game

Tuesdays Women, Fridays Coed

New Bowlers Welcome – No Experience Need
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Trudy Fitness Center

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

Monday – Thursday: 6:00 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.
Friday:  6:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday:  9:00 a.m - 9:00 p.m.

Clock iconFitness 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

CLOSED FOR THE SEASON
Reopens Summer 2015

Colgate University ID is required in order to use the equipment for on-lake use.

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

Please note: Life jackets are required at all times by Colgate policy.

Contact:315-824-0053 (days of operation)
Outdoor Education (general questions and off hours)

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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

Monday – Friday: 7:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday: 9:00 a.m - 10:00 p.m.

List of daily gym reservations


Clock iconHuntington hours are available on Android and iOS devices as part of the free Colgate Mobile app.
Phone: 315-228-7620

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)

Adult Lap Swim: 
Tues & Thurs: 6:15 a.m. – 7:45 a.m.
Mon & Wed: 11:45 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Tues, Thurs, Fri: 11:45 a.m. – 1:15 p.m.

Open Swim
Monday - Thursday 7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Friday 7:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Saturday & Sunday 12 p.m. - 3 p.m. 

Clock iconPool 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.

Pool hours may change without notice; recreational facilities follow university closure policies.

Hours Hotline: 
315-228-7449

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.

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Outdoor Equipment Rental Center at Base Camp

Rental Hours Fall '14
Monday/Tuesday/Thursday    4:30-7 p.m.

Thanksgiving break hours:
Closed November 21-30
Reopening December 1

The OERC is in the basement of the Base Camp. Large variety of individual and family camping/backpacking equipment available.

Rental center information
Weekend Rental Prices:
Cross Country Ski Equipment: $9
Snowshoe Equipment: $6
Tele Ski Equipment: $16

One-Week Rental Rates:
(Monday-Monday or Friday-Friday)
Cross Country Ski Equipment: $18
Snowshoe Equipment: $12
Tele Ski Equipment: $40 

Rental fee schedule

Notes:
  We do not rent Alpine Ski Equipment
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Starr Rink at Reid Athletic Center

Sunday Public Skate  
Oct 26 - Dec 14,  Jan 4 - Feb 22

Sundays 2:30 - 4:30 PM
(Skates Required)

Free for Skaters w/ CU ID
$1 for all other skaters
Learn - To - Skate Classes are taught by the Colgate Figure Skating Club for Ages 4 - Adults. 5 week sessions held each semester.
Fall 10/19 - 11/16
E-mail us for more information.
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Sanford Field House

Open Rec Fall 2014

Weekdays: Courts & Track 
Mon\Wed\Fri 8:30-9:30 AM &  Noon Hour
Tues\Thurs 8 - 9 AM*  &  Noon Hour

Track Only
- 8 AM - 3 PM 
Teams may be practicing, use caution.

Weekends: 4 - 6 PM (Courts & Track)
Closed: 11/8, 11/15-16, 11/27 - 30

Thanksgiving Week Open Rec: 
Sat 11\22  11 AM – 6 PM
Sun 11\23 – Wed 11\26   8AM – 6PM
Closed: Thurs - Sun 11/27 - 30

Indoor tennis courts and track

All users must have valid Colgate ID or 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.