Intermediate Rock Climbing
Rock Climbing II will introduce students to intermediate and advanced technical skills in the world of rock climbing. Students will learn how to safely lead climb and belay, build natural and artificial anchors (gear placement, bolt protected, natural protection), risk management in the outdoor lead climbing setting. Students will also explore and experiment with both physical and mental training to help improve their rock climbing performance. Students by the end of the course will be expected to lead climb, build their own anchors, and write reflections on training and fill out this daily course log to assess the accomplishment of their goals. This course will utilize both indoor climbing space and technical outdoor terrain.