OUT 547 (01) - Lead Rock Climbing

Lead Rock Climbing

Durham   Health & Human Services :: Outdoor Education
Credits: 3.0
Term: Fall 2023 - Term 1 (08/28/2023 - 10/20/2023)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   12  
CRN: 15894
Advanced climbing course designed to provide students with a structured environment to transition from top rope rock climbing or sport climbing to multi-pitch traditional lead climbing. Focuses on the development of the technical skills and judgment associated with leading in a multi-pitch environment. Specific topics include use of artificial protection, belay anchor construction, multi-pitch rappelling, knots, rope/belay station management, climbing technique, and multi-pitch leading considerations. Lab.
Registration Approval Required. Contact Instructor or Academic Department for permission then register through Webcat.
Prerequisite(s): OUT 540
Equivalent(s): KIN 547
Instructors: Nathan Fitch

Times & Locations

Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/28/2023 10/20/2023 F 12:10pm - 6:00pm NHH 120
Additional Course Details: 

This course goes to OUTDOOR climbing sites around New England, including Acadia National Park for a weekend 10/6-10/8!!!