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Campus Recreation & Wellness Calendar

Kings Bluff Climbing

  • Date: Saturday, April 6th, 2019
  • Time: All Day
  • Location: Clarksville, TN

Depart time: April 6 @ 7:00 am

Return time: April 6@ 5:00 pm

Drive time: 1.5 hours

Included: Climbing gear, guides, hammocks and transportation  

Cost: $25 Students | $30 Guest

Pre-Trip Meeting: Tuesday, April 2 @ 8:00pm

Kings Bluff is one of the closest outdoor climbing spots near Bowling Green! A fun local climbing area, protected and maintained by the Southeastern Climbers Coalition, Kings Bluff is a great day climb for beginners or the experienced climbers! With grades ranging from 5.5 – 5.13a, there are plenty of challenges and fun features to pick from!

We will begin this trip with by hiking a quick approach to the wall that has a cool overlook at the start, perfect place for pictures. So lace up your climbing shoes, pack your hammock, and join us for a chill day at the crag!

Tentative Trip Itinerary

Saturday April 6th:

  1. Depart for Kings Bluff
  2. Trail hike down the crag
  3. Warm up on some easier routes
  4. Take a break to laugh and eat lunch
  5. Keep climbing your arms fall off!
  6. Learn some new knots and things about rock climbing
  7. Pack up and hike back to the van
  8. Depart for Preston


Follow the instructions below

1. Go to https://online.spectrumng.net/wku (it will open a new window!) 
2. Click "Do not have login" (you will need to make an account!) 
3. Enter your 800# (or 500# if a Preston Only Member) for the Member Number (even if you do not have a current membership!)
4. Choose a username and password for your online account with us. 
5. Once you have an account set up, click the Home Icon in the top left (the picture, not the actual home letters)
6. Click on Program Registration in the middle of the page!
7. Select ‘ORAC’ 
8. Select the trip you want! 
9. Add to Cart 
10. Continue to Cart 
11. This should take you to the Payment Summary Screen. Enter your payment info and hit Submit Payment. 
12. BAMM You're registered for a trip!

Contact: ORAC@wku.edu

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