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 on campus Oct 27th. Climbing field trip Nov 6 - 8. 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
Attendance at 1st class meeting is mandatory. No drops after 2nd day following this meeting. Class meets March 29 only. Field trip to Southern Utah, Fri, Sat, Sun, April 9 â€“ April 11. Review top rope technique. Intro lead climb fundamentals. Sport lead climbing, anchors. Drops are not possible after 2 days following the first class meeting. To determine the last day to drop this miscellaneous course, see http://registrar.utah.edu/handbook/miscellaneous.php