Monday, October 27, 2008

Climbing Day Trip to Hocking Hills

Join the Outdoor Pursuits staff on November 2nd, as we take a little trip over to the Hocking Hills climbing and rappelling area, to sample what the "Blackhand" Sandstone has to offer. Spend the day top rope climbing and bouldering with O.P. as we show you the ropes. Staff member will be there to set up the climbs and point the best boulder problems in the area. Whether it be the boulder classics "Wet Willy" , "Six Crack"(pictured above),"The Stripper", "Beached Whale" or one of the many roped lines; Such as "Sex and Candy", "Gear Shift", or the infamously dirty "Side of a Beech". The O.P. Staff will be there with the spot and the classic beta for the send.

Outdoor Pursuits will provide:
  • Transportation
  • climbing gear, including shoes and helmets
  • knowledge of the area (just ask Joel)
You will need to provide:
  • Snacks, Water, and Lunch
  • positive attitudes
Cost is $5

We will depart from the Student Center at 9am on Sunday morning and return around 6pm. Don't let this opportunity to sample the local climbing pass you by.

Contact Tim Rice to sign up or 753-6541

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