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Basic Tree Climbing Course

June 7, 2015 @ 9:00 am - June 8, 2015 @ 5:00 pm


Learn to safely climb trees in your own backyard! This two-day course covers all the basics needed to begin technical tree climbing on your own, including rope setting & placement, knotcraft, doubled rope (DdRT) climbing techniques, double rope end climbing (DREC), equipment, hazards, tree selection, tree climbing ethics, and more.  Class size is limited.  Minimum age 13, 13-17 must be accompanied by parent/guardian.

All training equipment provided. 

This workshop is being taught by Tree Climbing Colorado, an affiliate of the Global Organization of Tree Climbers (GOTC).

Class will occur from 9 – 5 pm on Sunday, June 7 and Monday, June 8.  Lunch is included on both days.

For more information and to register, please contact Jessica Jens, Executive Director, at jjens@riveredge.us or 262-375-2715.

Read more about this class via a brochure from the class instructors: Tree Climbing Colorado


June 7, 2015 @ 9:00 am
June 8, 2015 @ 5:00 pm


Riveredge Nature Center
4458 County Hwy Y (Hawthorne Dr)
Saukville, WI United States
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(262) 375-2715

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