Cornell Tree Climbing Institute

Intro. to Winter Camping

Intro. to Winter Camping

Learn the essentials of traveling and camping in the winter. Build a snow shelter, travel on snowshoes, melt snow for water, and learn to sleep toasty warm. Winter camping opens up whole new horizons for exploration, without the bugs, crowds or mud. Please note that you'll need warm clothes from head to toe.

Course Schedule

Date Time Activity
Sat Feb 22 10:00 am - 5:00 pm Class
Sat Mar 1 10:00 am - 5:00 pm Outing
Wed Mar 5 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm Class
Fri Mar 7 - Sun Mar 9 5:00 pm - 12:00 pm Overnight

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:
$350.00 (students)
$385.00 (CU faculty/staff)
$435.00 (community)
Interested in Financial Assistance? Download an application and see if you qualify.
Drop Deadline:
Friday, January 24, 2014
PE Credit
Available for PE credit.
P ED 1616 (ID #17626)
Course Coordinator
Chris Leeming
(607) 255-6273

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

Equipment Needed:
See detailed equipment list.

See the equipment list for this course. You may also find our list of Sources of Outdoor Gear helpful.