PE 1654

PE 1654

Course information provided by the Courses of Study 2019-2020.

Join us as we tiptoe up frozen waterfalls in the beautiful setting of the Adirondack Mountains. Come learn the fundamentals of this incredibly unique form of climbing while enjoying a long weekend in the beauty of a Northeastern winter. This course will take place in very cold temperatures during the day and includes indoor lodging at night. Emphasis is on front pointing and belayed technical climbing - techniques best suited to the steep water ice typically found in the Northeast.  Covers equipment, German technique (front pointing), tool selection and placement, and winter safety and comfort.

When Offered Spring.

Fees Course fee: $425.

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Syllabi: none
  •   Seven Week - First. 

  • 1 Credit S/U NoAud

  •  9886PE 1654  LEC 001

  • Drop Deadline: Wed, Jan 22nd; Course Fee: $425. The first two classes will be held on campus in Bartels Hall, room B01. The weekend trip will first meet at Bartels Hall and then travel to Avalanche Pass (in the Adirondack Mountains). Transportation is provided for classes off campus. For more information: https://coe.cornell.edu/ice-climbing-adirondacks-spring