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PE 1646: Intermediate Rock Climbing

Climber Bouldering at LCC

Refine your climbing skills and get individual coaching to build your techniques on various terrain, learn how to stand on and grip more advanced holds, and expand your climbing repertoire as you piece moves together to work through tricky sequences. This course is designed for those with exposure to rock climbing basics and belay experience.

This class does NOT cover the skills necessary for lead climbing.  You may consider the Sport Lead Class or a Learn to Lead Lesson.

Course Fee

Students: $325
Community: $355
CU Faculty/Staff: $340

Fill out the Fee Waiver Application to apply for a free or reduced PE course. 

Fee NotesFee includes climbing pass and free gear rentals for the semester, which begins on the first day of class.
AttendanceFirst two classes are mandatory.
Students may miss one class and still receive PE credit.
PrerequisitesBasic Rock Climbing or equivalent personal experience and previous Top Rope Belay Certification at the Lindseth Climbing Center.
Drop DeadlineSection 1, September 4th.  Section 2, August 26th.
EnrollmentEnroll through Student Center or by contacting COE at 607-255-6183 or
LinksMedical Form
Lindseth Climbing Waiver
Section 1 Schedule
Monday9/9/243:15pm to 4:55pm
Monday9/16/243:15pm to 4:55pm
Monday9/23/243:15pm to 4:55pm
Monday9/30/243:15pm to 4:55pm
Monday10/7/243:15pm to 4:55pm
Monday10/21/243:15pm to 4:55pm
Monday10/28/243:15pm to 4:55pm
Monday11/4/243:15pm to 4:55pm
Monday11/11/243:15pm to 4:55pm
Monday11/18/243:15pm to 4:55pm
Monday11/25/243:15pm to 4:55pm
Section 2 Schedule
Wednesday9/4/241:25pm to 3:10pm
Wednesday9/11/241:25pm to 3:10pm
Wednesday9/18/241:25pm to 3:10pm
Wednesday9/25/241:25pm to 3:10pm
Wednesday10/2/241:25pm to 3:10pm
Wednesday10/9/241:25pm to 3:10pm
Wednesday10/16/241:25pm to 3:10pm
Wednesday10/23/241:25pm to 3:10pm
Wednesday10/30/241:25pm to 3:10pm
Wednesday11/6/241:25pm to 3:10pm
Wednesday11/13/241:25pm to 3:10pm