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ETSU Campus Recreation Outdoor Adventure consists of the following programs and facilities: Team Building at the Basler Team Challenge & Aerial Adventure Course, Adventure Trips, Buc Bikes, Indoor Climbing Wall, and Equipment Rental.
The Basler Team Challenge and Aerial Adventure Course is a state of the art low and high ropes challenge course. The course offers a full range of ground-level team building initiatives, and a series of aerial challenges ranging from easy to difficult between 15 – 45 feet in the air.
Programs are available for the ETSU community, as well as for off-campus and corporate community groups. The Aerial Adventure Course is available during Open High Challenge Course hours for use by ETSU students, faculty, staff, and CPA patrons. A valid ETSU I.D. is required to participate in an Open High Challenge Course.
Outdoor Adventure offers four types of programs ranging from one to five (1-5) hours for organized groups. Course duration varies per size of group.Buc Bikes
The Buc Bikes program is a partnership with ETSU Sustainability to provide bikes, bike repairs and cycling education to the campus community. Borrow a bike for the day, rent a bike for a week or month, or get your bike repaired at the Buc Bike Shop or at a Bike Fix-it station.Climbing
The CPA is home to the Indoor Climbing Wall with multiple bouldering, top-rope, and lead climbing routes to enjoy. A valid ETSU I.D. is required to access both the indoor and outdoor climbing walls. Trips
Outdoor Adventure offers a variety of outdoor activities and trips. We are committed
to providing enjoyable, challenging, and affordable programs that allow participants
to learn skills necessary to safely enjoy the outdoors. Our goal is that these experiences
will develop attitudes and behaviors that foster connectedness to the environment,
the Earth, and to one anotherEquipment Rental
Campus Recreation rents outdoor recreation equipment to ETSU students, faculty, and staff. Need any camping or backpacking equipment or want to rent a kayak or stand up paddle board?
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Indoor Climbing Wall
January 21 - May 7
Monday - Thursday:
4pm - 10pm
4pm - 7pm
Ope High Challenge Course
Wednesdays & Thursdays
March 25 - April 23
Pre-register by 2pm on the day of the course!
The Basler Team Challenge and Aerial Adventure Course is available for group programming.
Submit a Reservation Request Form for group programming.