This event was cancelled on Fri 04/09/2021, by Benjamin Haas for the following reason: Canceled due to weather

Hillbilly Hollow Top Rope Clinic

Saturday, Apr 10, 2021 (9:00 am - 5:30 pm)

Leaders: Benjamin Haas
Cameron McCrary
Claire Taubman

Event Information


This all day clinic serves as a chance for climbers to learn how top roping works and how to do it well! During the clinic we'll be going over...

  1. How to tie a climber into a top rope with a double-backed figure eight knot (and storage knot)
  2. How to set up a top rope belay using an ATC
  3. How to check a climber/belayer before climbing
  4. How to perform a top rope belay
  5. What effective communication between a top roper and belayer looks like

We will be there all day, so we will have plenty of time to climb at Hillbilly Hollow!

Event Type
Educational Event (passive learning, no rating)
Accommodation Information
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Cancellation, Reschedule, and Refund Information
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Driving or Travel Details
We will be providing free transportation using university fleet vehicles. We will have 3 vans in total, with 3 people in each van.
Equipment/ Gear Required by Participant
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Food and Equipment Information
Bring your own lunch and water to the event. The club will provide all climbing gear needed for the event.
Safety plan information to be shared with attendees:
All participants must show a green badger badge prior to leaving for the park. Masks will be required at all times. Physical distancing of greater than 6 feet is required at all times. Helmets are required while climbing and belaying. 1 person per row in fleet vehicles.
Sanitation plan for any equipment used during the event:
All equipment will be sanitized before and after the event.
Trip Cancellation, Reschedule, and Refund Information
We will give participants notice of cancellation at least 24 hours in advance.
Trip Purpose/Goals
This is an educational event for all climbers.


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