PE 1659

PE 1659

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

Join Cornell Tree Climbing Institute staff for the experience of a lifetime - climbing some of the largest trees on the planet! Each spring we will travel to the western slope of the High Sierra mountains of California.We'll spend a week assisting the UC Berkeley Department of Forest Ecology with Giant Sequoia restoration and ecology research. Students will learn the basics of roped tree climbing, including ascending, moving around in the canopy, and rappelling. Students will also have the opportunity, weather permitting, to sleep overnight in the top of the trees.  We will stay in a rustic mountain house with limited facilities. All gear, instruction, food and lodging, and on-ground transportation is included in the course fee.

When Offered Spring.

Fees Course fee: $1,450.

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Syllabi: none
  •   Seven Week - Second. 

  • 0 Credits Multi-Term

  •  9814PE 1659  LEC 001

  • Drop Deadline: Wed, Jan 22nd; Course Fee: $1450; This is part one of a multi-semester course. Part two runs from May 28th, 2020 until June 6th, 2020. You must attend the first two classes in April in order to go on the trip in the summer. Students are responsible for flights costs to and from Fresno airport. For more Information: