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Resource management issues, activity skills, safety, consumerism, and environmental ethics associated with rock climbing on lands managed by our federal government. For students who have some experience in rock climbing.
This noncredit class meets with a regular University of Utah credit course.
This outdoor climbing course covers the fundamentals of sport leading during a weekend campout in Southern Utah. Locations periodically change and will be announced at the beginning of each semester. Class meets via Zoom on October 26. Climbing field trip Nov 12 - 14. This class is meant for those with some rock climbing experience and are looking to expand their skills. It focuses on the fundamentals of sport leading on rock, which include: proper anchor building, lead belaying, clipping, lead climbing movement, anchor cleaning and rappelling, and other safe climbing practices. Attendance at first class meeting is mandatory. No drops after the second day following the meeting. To determine the last day to drop this miscellaneous course, see http://registrar.utah.edu/handbook/miscellaneous.php
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Spring 2022 Section 2, Starting on: 03/28/2022
Students will learn about leading sport climbing routes, top-anchor construction, hazard awareness, equipment selection and maintenance, and safe climbing practices. Curriculum also include land managment policy and responsible recreation practices. Class meets on-campus on Mar. 28 only. Attendane at first class meeting is mandatory. Field experience will be in Southern Utah from Apr. 8th to Apr. 10th. Overnight camping. *Drops are not possible after the second day following the first class meeting.* To determine the last day to drop this miscellaneous course, see http://registrar.utah.edu/handbook/miscellaneous.php