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Chalk-Up Bouldering Competition

  • Date: Nov 16
  • Time: 6-10PM
  • Location: The ROCK
  • Cost: $10
  • Deadline: Nov 15
Lead Climbing 2.0
  • Dates: Nov 18
  • Time: 6-9PM
  • Location: The ROCK
  • Cost: $10
  • Participants must have a current belay certification from the Baylor ROCK and be capable of climbing a 5.9 without resting on the rope.

Wilderness First Responder (WFR) Certification Course
  • Dates: Jan. 4-11, 2019
  • Time: 8-6PM, daily
  • Location: Eastland Lakes Leadership Center
  • Cost: $450/person (Current Baylor students), $650/person for Community Members
  • Wilderness First Responder curriculum uses the principles of long-term care, improvised resources, and varying environmental conditions as the framework for learning. Created to provide outdoor leaders, guides, rangers and travelers with the knowledge needed to deal with crises in remote settings, this 80-hour course meets and exceeds all DOT National Standards for First Responder with additional protocols for extended care situations. Like all SOLO programs, the emphasis of the WFR is on prevention and decision-making.
  • For more information on SOLO and the WFR Course, click here.

Wilderness First Aid (WFA) / Wilderness First Responder (WFR) Certification Course
  • Dates: Jan. 12-13, 2019
  • Time: 8-6PM, daily
  • Location: Eastland Lakes Leadership Center
  • Cost: $200/person (Current Baylor students), $250/person for Community Members
  • Accidents happen. People get hurt, sick, or lost. The temperature drops, the wind picks up, and it starts to rain. Would you know what to do? Many backcountry emergencies are preventable, and even when bad things happen, sometimes the wrong care can make things worse. By learning a few basic skills, you can make the difference between a good outcome and a bad one-and maybe even save a life.
  • For more information on SOLO and the WFR Course, click here.

Belay Clinics

Come learn the proper belay technique from our knowledgable Outdoor Adventure Staff. In this 90 minute training session, we will cover knots, equipment, harnesses, and the ropes. Belay certification is necessary in order to belay at Baylor’s rock climbing wall. Two, short additional "check-offs" are required to complete certification.

  • Date: Daily, except Saturday
  • Time: 4-5:30PM
  • Location: The ROCK
  • Cost: $5
  • Deadline: None
Intro to Lead Climbing Clinics

Sport or "Lead" climbing is a more advanced form of climbing where the climber begins climbing without a top anchor and advances the rope up through a series of anchors as they climb.

  • Dates: Sep 16, Oct 14, Nov 11
  • Time: 6-9PM
  • Location: The ROCK
  • Cost: $10.

Kayak Roll Clinics

Want to build a little confidence in your kayak roll? Take a quick clinic with OA. Outdoor Adventure provides the kayak, spray skirt, paddle, and PFD. Or bring your own personal boating gear. Completion of any Roll Clinic allows you to participate free of charge in any other roll sessions.

  • Dates: Sep 4, 18, & 29
    Oct 2, 16, & 30
    Nov 13
  • Time: 6-8PM
  • Location: SLC Pool
  • Cost: $10
  • Deadline: Day of clinic
  • Be sure to register at the SLC Service Desk.
  • Items needed: Swimsuit, towel, & dive mask or goggles (optional)
Sailing Workshops

Learn how to sail. Join our staff at the Pullin Family Marina for a 90 minute lesson covering various aspects of sailing, including parts of the boat, equipment and rigging, sailing time, and how to right the boat if you flip. Once completed and checked off by facility staff, you will be able to use Baylor’s sailboats and equipment to practice on your own or with friends. $5 per person.

Learn how to sail.

  • Dates: Thursdays through Nov
  • Time: 5:30pm
  • Location: Pullin Family Marina
  • Cost: $10.