Available gear includes hiking boots, rain jackets, sleeping pads, sleeping bags, and tents. Boat rentals are available for faculty/staff. Email ajilling@hamilton.edu 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 hocon@hamilton.edu.  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 2024

  • 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 sskoy@hamilton.edu if you prefer contactless pick-up options


Hamilton Outing Club

Office Location
Glen House

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