Loyola University Chicago

Outdoor Experiential Education

Campus Recreation | Student Complex

Classes and Clinics

Fall 2017

Intro to Climbing

$10

In this Intro to Climbing class, climbers will participate in three one-hour sessions where they will learn the fundamentals to top-rope climbing and bouldering. The first session consists of learning about climbing equipment and how to belay while the second and third sessions will include understanding climbing routes and route ratings, learning the differences in climbing holds, and several introductory techniques to use while climbing. In this intimate setting (3-5 participants), climbers will be able to get individual pointers from their climbing coach.

Register online or at the Halas Recreation Center front desk.

Movement and Technique

$10

Pre-requisite: Climbers must be belay qualified at the Halas Rock Wall and be able to climb a 5.8
In this Movement and Technique class, climbers will build on their foundational rock climbing skills in two 90-minute sessions. Climbers will learn more advanced climbing techniques and will have the opportunity for one-on-one feedback from their climbing coach. During this class, climbers will work on routes and problems one rating above their current climbing level.

Register online or at the Halas Recreation Center front desk.