Cornell Tree Climbing Institute

Caving - Section 1

Caving - Section 1

The most exciting and unknown terrestrial frontier lies deep inside cave systems! Expand your horizons to include the netherworld. Learn cave geology, map reading skills, rope systems, cave safety, environmental concerns, and hone teamwork and communication skills in this introductory class. Expect to be challenged and inspired as you explore caves in Central Pennsylvania and Eastern NY. You can expect to crawl and get dirty in these wild, beautiful caves. One weekend outing include car camping. Attendance Policy - You must attend all sessions to get PE credit for this class.

Course Schedule

Date Time Activity
Sun Sep 7 10:00 am - 2:00 pm Outing
Wed Sep 10 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm Class
Fri Sep 12 - Sun Sep 14 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm Trip

Enroll Now

Courses are open to everyone. Students can enroll on Student Center. Anyone may also enroll by contacting Amy Woodin:

Amy Woodin
(607) 255-6183

The Essentials

Prerequisites: None.
Course Fee:
$285.00 (students)
$315.00 (CU faculty/staff)
$355.00 (community)
Interested in Financial Assistance? Download an application and see if you qualify.
Drop Deadline:
Monday, September 1, 2014
PE Credit
Available for PE credit.
P ED 1630 (ID #10122)
Course Coordinator
Mark Holton
(607) 254-2798

First Class:
Attendance at first class is required. Bring completed medical forms and health insurance information.

Equipment Needed: