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Cornell University

PE 1651: Introduction to Outdoor Rock Climbing

Climber outdoors at Peterskill

Learn basic rock climbing skills on real rock! We’ll spend a glorious weekend climbing, tent camping, and relaxing at Minnewaska State Park in the foothills of the Catskill Mountains. We will cover climbing equipment and technique, knots, belaying, rappelling, and natural history.

Details

Course Fee

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

Fee Notes

Includes all climbing equipment and group camping gear (tents, stoves, etc.)
If you don't have your own, personal camping gear (sleeping bag, headlamp, etc.) is available for rent at a 25% discount. See Equipment List for details.

Attendance

Participation in all class sessions is required in order to receive PE credit.

Prerequisites

No prior experience necessary

Drop Deadline

1/24/22

Enrollment

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

Links

Equipment List

Medical Form

Lindseth Climbing Waiver

Section 1 Schedule

Day

Date

Time

Monday 4/18/22 6:00pm to 9:00pm
Wednesday 4/20/22 6:00pm to 9:00pm
Fri-Sun 4/22/22 to 4/24/22 5:00pm to 10:00pm