Outdoor Education


Outdoor Education Programs


COOT (Colby Outdoor Orientation Trips) is an outdoor-based student orientation program that is required of all First Year Colby College students. COOT trips are designed to be fun and engaging while preparing students for their transition to living and learning on campus.

Colby Outing Club

The Colby Outing Club is an entirely student-run organization that exists solely to get people outdoors. We run trips every weekend, maintain an extensive inventory of outdoor equipment, and are always excited to help you plan your own expedition.

Colby Mountaineering Club

The Mountaineering Club is a forum for all those interested in pursuing adventures in the vertical world, whether your medium is rock, ice or plastic.