Ropes Courses

Some articles on ropes course, ropes courses, rope, courses:

Ropes Course - Modern Courses
... Since the 1980s, ropes course sophistication has evolved considerably ... Modern ropes courses incorporate sophisticated belay and safety systems using wire rope, friction devices, and climbing harnesses to manage what before were unmanaged ... Modern courses make use of a variety of materials other than trees, including utility poles and steel structures ...
Mount Hermon, California - Conference Facilities
... Each facility has at least one ropes course or climbing wall ... climbing tower about 50 ft (15 m) high, and one ropes course with five elements ... Center has two climbing walls and two ropes courses ...

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