Outdoor Adventures: Weekly Crate Climbing

Check out and experience what crate climbing is all about. This challenging activity involves stacking and scaling crates as high as you can. It is harder than it looks, but you will catch on quickly. You are suited in a harness and belayed by an experienced Outdoor Adventure Leader. How high can you climb without the crate tower toppling over?

All ages welcome. Those under 16 require a parent/guardian over the age of 18 to attend. 

Compete in our Crate Challenge!

Prizes are awarded to all participants who attend all three sessions. Also, prizes will be awarded to the top three total number of total crates climbed during the month. Complete your challenge card each week you attend.  

This is a free event; no registration required.

Date and time(s): 8 to 9 p.m. Tuesdays, Nov. 1, Nov. 15 and Nov. 29; on Court 6 inside of the Rec. No event on Nov. 8 for Election Day and Nov. 22 for Thanksgiving Holiday.

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Check out some photos for an idea of what to expect.

Tuesday, November 29, 2022 at 8:00 PM to 9:00 PM

Recreation Center, Court 6
325 N Annie Glidden Rd, DeKalb, IL 60115

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Health and Wellness

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Students, Faculty and Staff, Faculty, Supportive Professional Staff, Operating Staff


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Outdoor Adventures
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