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Available gear includes hiking boots, rain jackets, sleeping pads, sleeping bags, and tents. Boat rentals are available for faculty/staff. Email to request a boat.
  • Anyone in the Hamilton College community can join HOC at no charge.
  • Hamilton College students, faculty, and staff have access to all gear room rentals.
  • Hamilton students and faculty/staff are welcome to join trips. All trips are advertised over the HOC listserv. Hamilton students, faculty, and staff can join the HOC listserv by emailing  Student, faculty, and staff can also add their name to the listserv list at the Glen House.
  • During the winter, items such as skis and snowshoes are available first-come, first-serve during advertised winter rental hours. All other rentals are on a two-week rental period.

Rental Open Hours Spring 2023

  • Mon-Friday 2-4 p.m.
  • HOC Open Hours: Monday and Thursday 7-9 p.m.
  • Saturday and Sunday, when there's snow 10-4
  • Email if you prefer contactless pick-up options


Hamilton Outing Club

Office Location
Glen House

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