Outdoor Rock Climbing

PE 234
Physical Education
1 (Fee Required)
Rock Climbing
or instructor’s approval upon demonstration of basic rock climbing skills and safety.

This course takes students outdoors and provides a continuation of a student's interest in the sport of rock climbing. This particular course will build upon the students’ knowledge of climbing, rappelling safely, and how to execute a belay to ensure one’s own safety and that of other climbers. The students will learn several different advanced climbing techniques and how to set up a safe top-rope anchor system. They will gain the experience necessary to begin climbing outdoors.