Indoor Rock Climbing

   

Join the Outdoor Adventure Program for a Faculty/Staff only lunch hour climbing class! Jared Johnson will be teaching the basics of indoor rock climbing including knots, commands and communication, harness use, belay techniques, and basic moves. Participants will be taught and certified to belay safely and encouraged to try as many routes as they are comfortable with. The course is structured for 4 classes of interactive instruction and 2 classes at the end to practice climbing and belaying skills. This is designed for Faculty and Staff of Michigan Tech only. Sorry, no students! Class size is limited.

Location

SDC Climbing Wall (inside the SDC Multi-Purpose Gym)

Special Requirements

No experience necessary. Wear athletic shoes and comfortable clothing (t-shirt, athletic shorts, etc. No short shorts.)


Fall Session 1: September 12-October 3

This class has been cancelled. Session 2 is still open for registration.


Fall Session 2: October 17 - November 2

Registration Deadline: October 11

Days/Times

Tuesday/Thursday, 12:00-1:00 p.m.

Cost 

$75*/session (includes needed equipment - harness, ropes, helmet, belay)

*MTEFCU members, present your MTEFCU Debit card, personal check or MTEFCU Member I.D. and receive a $10 discount.

Registration and payment can be completed online, by phone at 906-487-2073, or at the SDC Ticket Office. You’ll receive an admission ticket to present to your instructor at the start of each class.