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Anchor Building Clinic

October 8 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Want to go climbing outside but don’t have all the skills needed? Interested in learning more about climbing and the safest way to set up a rope? Come to our anchor building clinic and we will teach you all that and more!

Meet at the Witt Wall. We will begin with an overview of anchors and the different types of anchors used in rock climbing. Then we will demonstrate how to build each anchor and give participants an opportunity to try it out themselves.
*Itinerary is tentative and subject to change. Participants will be notified of any changes.

Sign-up deadline is the Wednesday before the trip. For this trip, sign up deadline is October 4. Call the Outdoor Recreation office at 205-348-7045 or email at: outdoor.recreation@ua.edu

Provided by the Outdoor Rec: All necessary equipment to rock climb and build anchors *Personal equipment can be used only after approval

What to Bring: If you have your own harness or shoes, please bring them! It is best to learn on your own as that is what you will most likely be working with in the future. If you don’t own your own gear, don’t worry, you can use our rental gear to practice with

 

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Date:
October 8
Time:
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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