Events

Ladies Climb Night

Aug
26
Tue

 

Come out to the climbing wall on the last Tuesday of every month from 8-10pm for a night of climbing with the girls!

Dates:

8/26, 9/30, 10/28, 11/25

Slacklining

Sep
02
Tue

Slacklining involves walking across a piece of webbing that is anchored between two trees. It can help improve your balance while strengthening your core. Come hang out with AP and work on your skills!

Dates and Times:

9/2 from 3-6pm, and 9/18 from 12-3pm

Location:  Powell Corner

Cost:  FREE!

White Water Rafting

Sep
05
Fri

The Nolichucky River Gorge is one of the most adventurous and scenic rivers in the entire Southeast. The Upper Nolichucky has over 25 named class II, III, and IV rapids along nine miles of pristine wilderness. The Nolichucky River is a major stream draining the Blue Ridge Mountains of western North Carolina and East Tennessee.

Backcountry Cooking Workshop

Sep
09
Tue

This workshop will provide you with everything you need to know about cooking in the backcountry.  We provide several different stoves that could be used in different situations.  We will demonstrate how to use the stove and give example meals.

Dates:9/9 and 11/3

 Time: 7-8pm

Cost: FREE!

Location: AP Base Camp (Presnell Building)

Kayak Roll Clinic

Sep
15
Mon

This instructional clinic will provide you with the necessary skills needed to roll a kayak.  The clinic will be held in Alumni Pool under experienced supervision.  Space is limited to 8 participatns, so sign up at the Fitness & Wellness Center to reserve your spot!

Dates:  Monday 9/15 and  11/3

Times:  1-3pm

Introduction to Backpacking

Sep
16
Tue

This workshop will inform you on the skills necessary to backpack in the wilderness and how to get started. We will go over what to buy, how to pack, and how to handle yourself in the wilderness. Great introduction or refresher.

 

Date:  9/16

Climbing Service Trip

Sep
20
Sat

Help Adventure Programs give back to the Gorge! We'll camp out, do a project (TBD) the first day, and do some rock climbing the next before heading home. This is a great trip for first time climbers!

Enrollment Deadline & Pre-Trip Meeting: Thursday, 9/11 @ 8:30pm @ AP Base Camp

Trip Date:  9/20-9/21

Lead Belaying

Sep
23
Tue

Lead Belaying

Lead Climbing

Sep
24
Wed

Lead Climbing

Cleaning Anchors

Sep
25
Thu

Cleaning a Route