Skills Workshops

Kayak Clinics

Free monthly clinics occuring at Brodie Pool on Mondays from 8:00pm - 9:30pm designed to teach the basics of kayaking.

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Lead Climbing Clinics

Our lead clinics provide and introduction to indoor sport climbing. Previous climbing experience is required; participants should be comfortable climbing a 5.9 at our facility. The course will cover the basics of lead climbing including clipping quickdraws and lead belaying. We place a strong emphasis on safety and risk management including proper lead climbing falls.

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Intro to Climbing Technique

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Belay Clinics

Our belay clinics provide a comprehensive introduction to rock climbing. You will learn about the basic climbing concepts and practices including equipment, rope handling, knots and proper belay technique. Upon completion of the course you will be able to take our Belay Check in order to receive a belay pass at our facility, allowing you to belay anytime the facility is open! Fall Offerings: Thursdays | Fridays | Sundays

Intro to Backpacking Workshop

Have you ever been interested in going backpacking, but don’t know where to start? The Intro to Backpacking workshop will cover equipment, how to pack a backpack, essentials on the trail. 

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Women's Power Hour

These weekly get-togethers are designed to create a fun and supportive environment and community of strong, passionate women climbers at Duke. Each week is facilitated by Outdoor Adventure’s own inspiring woman staff and sessions will focus on different skills, techniques, and workouts. 

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Stand Up Paddle Board Workshops

Stand Up Paddle Boarding (SUP) combines elements of surfing and canoeing to create a new and fun way to play on the water. We’ll spend the first part of the clinic teaching you the basics of paddling a SUP, and then the rest of the time will be spent paddling and practicing techniques. They will be held the first Monday of the month.

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For more information, please email dukeoutdooradventures@gmail.com.