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It's the most WONDERFUL time of the year...

46 Peaks Weekend sign-ups begin in 30 minutes at the Glen House!!! Spots on trips are first-come first-serve so get them while they're hot! (easy, medium, and difficult day and overnight trips are being offered so pick your poison!)


Hope everyone had a great spring break! (We sure did!)

After several last-minute changes of plan, an intrepid group of Hamilton Outing Club members spent the first week of spring break backpacking and winter camping in the White Mountains of New Hampshire. The plan for the trip originally involved heading sou
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Don't miss out on the annual Banff Film Festival screening TONIGHT @ 7pm in the KJ Auditorium! We will be showing some of this year's best outdoor films; you won't want to miss it! Tickets on sale at the door starting at 6:30 - $10 for Hamilton students, $15 for guests. We can't wait!!!

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It's that time of year again to sign up for Fall Break Trips! Join us and loads of other awesome friendly people Sea Kayaking in Maine or Hiking in the Adirondacks! Swing by the Glen House to drop off your applications before Tuesday, October 4th!

ATTENTION HOC LEADERS!! We are ecstatic to announce that 46 Peaks Weekend will be taking place this year on SEPTEMBER 23-25, and we need as many of you as possible to lead hikes! Come to the Glen House this THURSDAY, SEPT 17 to learn about all of the available trips and pick one to lead! If you can't make it, EMAIL your top 3 trip preferences! Can't wait to get another successful, beautiful, fall hiking-full 46 Peaks Weekend rolling! We can't do it without you!

Come to the Glen House for s'mores at our final Open Hours of the year!

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Big news from the Glen Haus! The Hamilton Outing Club proudly welcomes the birth of its newest social media venture, Instagram! Make sure to follow our page to stay up-to-date as it grows and changes through insta-puberty, and tag @HOC_ON in your ~artsy~ trip pics for a chance to be featured and help raise our insta-baby! 👶🏽🎉

Introducing the newest NOLS course: Catpacking!

We know you love your feline friend, your beclawed bestie, your clawsome companion, but you wish they could enjoy going to the wilderness as much as you do. Now, when you head to the meowntains…
Hamilton Outing Club updated their cover photo.
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Congrats Jared!

Jared Mandelbaum ’18, Mr. HOC, was the victor in the annual Mr. Hamilton competition, held on Feb. 17 as part of FebFest. He prevailed over Mr. Track, Colin Horgan ’19, Mr. Psi U, Alan Yecies ’17, Mr. Philanthropy Committee, Jose Ol

The Banff Mountain Film Festival World Tour brings Banff to audiences around the globe. A selection of the best films go on tour across Canada, the United States, and internationally, and Hamilton College is proud to be hosting a screening. Come watch the year's best films of mountaineering, skiing, rock climbing, whitewater kayaking, BASE jumping, mountain biking, and many more.

Show starts at 7:00, doors open at 6:30. Tickets are $10 for Hamilton students/staff, $15 for the general public. Purchase your ticket at Open Hours (Glen House, 7-9 PM) or at the door--arrive early, don't get sold out!

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Hamilton Outing Club added 50 new photos from December 7, 2015 at 12:38pm to the album: Outing Club Adventures 2014-2015.
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Last year we made a big splash!

The Hamilton Outdoor Leadership Center decided to make a big splash!