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PE 1616: Introduction to Camping

Campfire with marshmallows

This class is designed for anyone wanting to learn the introductory skills to spend a night in the woods.  As an Introduction to camping this class seeks to teach students about tarps, water purification and campsite selection as well as some basic wilderness knowledge and awareness of gear needed for a one night outing.  Students will end the class with a one night outing in the woods off campus.

 

Details

Course Fee

Students: $385
Community: $480
CU Faculty/Staff: $425

Fee Notes

All group camping equipment and food

Attendance

First class is mandatory.
Students must attend all classes to receive PE credit.

Prerequisites

No previous experience.

Drop Deadline

2/12/21

Enrollment

Enroll through Student Center or by contacting COE at 607-255-6183 or coed@cornell.edu

Links

Medical Form
Introduction to Camping Waiver
Schedule

Day

Date

Time

Saturday 3/20/21 9:00am to 12:00pm
Saturday 3/27/21 9:00am to 12:00pm
Saturday 4/3/21 9:00am to 12:00pm
Saturday 4/10/21 9:00am to 12:00pm
Friday - Saturday 4/16/21 to 4/17/21 (overnight) 5:00pm to 10:00am