PRTL 120 - 001 NR-Outdoor Cooking&Camp


This course focuses on outdoor cooking and camping at a front-range campground. Students will learn about different cooking techniques and tools, such as a two-burner stove, whisperlight backpacking stoves, canister stoves, and/or dutch ovens. Students will learn about campsite selection, camping equipment, and how to prepare for their own camping adventures. Class meets on-campus on Mar. 28 only. Attendance at first class meeting is mandatory. Field experience will be Apr. 5-7. Overnight camping. *Drops are not possible after the second day following the first class meeting.* To determine the last day to drop this miscellaneous course, see http://registrar.utah.edu/handbook/miscellaneous.php

PRTL 120 - 001 NR-Outdoor Cooking&Camp

  • Class Number: 1447
  • Instructor: TOOHEY, KYLE
  • Component: Field Work
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 0.0
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: No
  • Fees: $375.00
  • Seats Available: 2

This course focuses on outdoor cooking and camping at a front-range campground. Students will learn about different cooking techniques and tools, such as a two-burner stove, whisperlight backpacking stoves, canister stoves, and/or dutch ovens. Students will learn about campsite selection, camping equipment, and how to prepare for their own camping adventures. Class meets on-campus on Mar. 28 only. Attendance at first class meeting is mandatory. Field experience will be Apr. 5-7. Overnight camping. *Drops are not possible after the second day following the first class meeting.* To determine the last day to drop this miscellaneous course, see http://registrar.utah.edu/handbook/miscellaneous.php

PRTL 120 - 070 NR-Outdoor Cooking&Camp


This course focuses on outdoor cooking and camping at a front-range campground. Students will learn about different cooking techniques and tools, such as a two-burner stove, whisperlight backpacking stoves, canister stoves, and/or dutch ovens. Students will learn about campsite selection, camping equipment, and how to prepare for their own camping adventures. Class meets on-campus on April 9 only. Attendance at first class meeting is mandatory. Field experience will be April 19-21. Overnight camping. *Drops are not possible after the second day following the first class meeting.* To determine the last day to drop this miscellaneous course, see http://registrar.utah.edu/handbook/miscellaneous.php . This class meets at the Sandy Campus at 10011 Centennial Parkway, Suite 100, Sandy. For directions call 801.587.2520 or visit https://sandy.utah.edu

PRTL 120 - 070 NR-Outdoor Cooking&Camp

  • Class Number: 1448
  • Instructor: HAWKE, JENNY
  • Component: Field Work
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 0.0
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: No
  • Fees: $375.00
  • Seats Available: 2

This course focuses on outdoor cooking and camping at a front-range campground. Students will learn about different cooking techniques and tools, such as a two-burner stove, whisperlight backpacking stoves, canister stoves, and/or dutch ovens. Students will learn about campsite selection, camping equipment, and how to prepare for their own camping adventures. Class meets on-campus on April 9 only. Attendance at first class meeting is mandatory. Field experience will be April 19-21. Overnight camping. *Drops are not possible after the second day following the first class meeting.* To determine the last day to drop this miscellaneous course, see http://registrar.utah.edu/handbook/miscellaneous.php . This class meets at the Sandy Campus at 10011 Centennial Parkway, Suite 100, Sandy. For directions call 801.587.2520 or visit https://sandy.utah.edu

PRTL 150 - 001 NR-Nature Photography


Move beyond taking photos with your phone and learn the basics of landscape photography while exploring one of the many scenic areas Utah has to offer. Locations change each semester and will be announced at the beginning of each semester. Overnight (car) camping and hiking will be a part of this class. Students will need a camera with full manual exposure capabilities to be able to participate and complete course assignments (film or digital). For more info, contact Dan Smith, dan.k.smith@utah.edu. Class meets on-campus on Mar. 20 only. Attendance at first class meeting is mandatory. Field experience will be from Apr. 5-7. *Drops are not possible after the second day following the first class meeting.* To determine the last day to drop this miscellaneous course, see http://registrar.utah.edu/handbook/miscellaneous.php

PRTL 150 - 001 NR-Nature Photography

  • Class Number: 1449
  • Instructor: SMITH, DANIEL
  • Component: Field Work
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 0.0
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: No
  • Fees: $435.00
  • Seats Available: 1

Move beyond taking photos with your phone and learn the basics of landscape photography while exploring one of the many scenic areas Utah has to offer. Locations change each semester and will be announced at the beginning of each semester. Overnight (car) camping and hiking will be a part of this class. Students will need a camera with full manual exposure capabilities to be able to participate and complete course assignments (film or digital). For more info, contact Dan Smith, dan.k.smith@utah.edu. Class meets on-campus on Mar. 20 only. Attendance at first class meeting is mandatory. Field experience will be from Apr. 5-7. *Drops are not possible after the second day following the first class meeting.* To determine the last day to drop this miscellaneous course, see http://registrar.utah.edu/handbook/miscellaneous.php

PRTL 221 - 001 NR-Bakpak L.Powell Area


Students will learn about backpacking in desert environments while enjoying nights under the stars. Curriculum includes trip planning, equipment selection, cooking and nutrition, hygiene and water purification, Leave No Trace travel techniques, weather, and safety and emergency procedures. Class meets on-campus on Apr. 3 only. Attendance at first class meeting is mandatory. Field experience will be from Apr. 12-14. This class requires overnight camping. *Drops are not possible after the second day following the first class meeting.* To determine the last day to drop this miscellaneous course, see http://registrar.utah.edu/handbook/miscellaneous.php

PRTL 221 - 001 NR-Bakpak L.Powell Area

  • Class Number: 1471
  • Instructor: SMITH, DANIEL
  • Component: Field Work
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 0.0
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: No
  • Fees: $368.00
  • Seats Available: 3

Students will learn about backpacking in desert environments while enjoying nights under the stars. Curriculum includes trip planning, equipment selection, cooking and nutrition, hygiene and water purification, Leave No Trace travel techniques, weather, and safety and emergency procedures. Class meets on-campus on Apr. 3 only. Attendance at first class meeting is mandatory. Field experience will be from Apr. 12-14. This class requires overnight camping. *Drops are not possible after the second day following the first class meeting.* To determine the last day to drop this miscellaneous course, see http://registrar.utah.edu/handbook/miscellaneous.php

PRTL 224 - 003 NR-Desert Backpacking


This course will focus on backpacking and overnight camping in Utah's magnificent red rock desert. THIS COURSE IS TAUGHT BY WOMEN AND CREATED FOR A FEMALE PERSPECTIVE. TECHNIQUES, BACKCOUNTRY-SPECIFIC INFORMATION, AND DISCUSSIONS DIRECTED AND PERTAINING TO WOMEN WILL BE A LARGE PART OF THIS COURSE. This course provides students with an introduction to overnight backpacking. Curriculum includes route planning, equipment selection, Leave No Trace techniques, wilderness travel, resource management issues, and environmental ethics associated with backpacking in desert lands Class meets on-campus on Mar. 13 only. Attendance at first class meeting is mandatory. Field experience will be from Mar. 22-24. *Drops are not possible after the second day following the first class meeting.* To determine the last day to drop this miscellaneous course, see http://registrar.utah.edu/handbook/miscellaneous.php

PRTL 224 - 003 NR-Desert Backpacking

  • Class Number: 13861
  • Instructor: CANTER, CAROLINE
  • Component: Field Work
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 0.0
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: No
  • Fees: $376.00
  • Seats Available: 1

This course will focus on backpacking and overnight camping in Utah's magnificent red rock desert. THIS COURSE IS TAUGHT BY WOMEN AND CREATED FOR A FEMALE PERSPECTIVE. TECHNIQUES, BACKCOUNTRY-SPECIFIC INFORMATION, AND DISCUSSIONS DIRECTED AND PERTAINING TO WOMEN WILL BE A LARGE PART OF THIS COURSE. This course provides students with an introduction to overnight backpacking. Curriculum includes route planning, equipment selection, Leave No Trace techniques, wilderness travel, resource management issues, and environmental ethics associated with backpacking in desert lands Class meets on-campus on Mar. 13 only. Attendance at first class meeting is mandatory. Field experience will be from Mar. 22-24. *Drops are not possible after the second day following the first class meeting.* To determine the last day to drop this miscellaneous course, see http://registrar.utah.edu/handbook/miscellaneous.php

PRTL 226 - 002 Backcountry Navigation


This course will focus on the skills needed to navigate in the backcountry, including map, compass, and electronic navigation via smartphone technology. Snowshoes may be required for the actual orienteering portion of the class. Class meets on-campus on Apr. 10 only. Attendance at first class meeting is mandatory. Field experience is Apr. 19. No camping. *Drops are not possible after the second day following the first class meeting.* To determine the last day to drop this miscellaneous course, see http://registrar.utah.edu/handbook/miscellaneous.php

PRTL 226 - 002 Backcountry Navigation

  • Class Number: 11542
  • Instructor: SMITH, DANIEL
  • Component: Field Work
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 0.0
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: No
  • Fees: $328.00
  • Seats Available: 1

This course will focus on the skills needed to navigate in the backcountry, including map, compass, and electronic navigation via smartphone technology. Snowshoes may be required for the actual orienteering portion of the class. Class meets on-campus on Apr. 10 only. Attendance at first class meeting is mandatory. Field experience is Apr. 19. No camping. *Drops are not possible after the second day following the first class meeting.* To determine the last day to drop this miscellaneous course, see http://registrar.utah.edu/handbook/miscellaneous.php

PRTL 227 - 001 NR-Bird Obser & Behav


This course will focus on bird encounters in natural environments with direct observation, field guides, and optical equipment. We will also examine avian resource management, bird populations, and the threats to birds from human recreation and industry. Fee includes lunches. Class meets on-campus on Mar. 21 only. Attendance at first class meeting is mandatory. Field experiences are Mar. 23, 5pm-10pm (owling and night birds) and Mar. 24, 8:00am-3:30pm (day birds). No camping. *Drops are not possible after the second day following the first class meeting.* To determine the last day to drop this miscellaneous course, see http://registrar.utah.edu/handbook/miscellaneous.php

PRTL 227 - 001 NR-Bird Obser & Behav

  • Class Number: 4808
  • Instructor: Wayment, Nikki
  • Component: Lecture
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 0.0
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: No
  • Fees: $298.00
  • Seats Available: 2

This course will focus on bird encounters in natural environments with direct observation, field guides, and optical equipment. We will also examine avian resource management, bird populations, and the threats to birds from human recreation and industry. Fee includes lunches. Class meets on-campus on Mar. 21 only. Attendance at first class meeting is mandatory. Field experiences are Mar. 23, 5pm-10pm (owling and night birds) and Mar. 24, 8:00am-3:30pm (day birds). No camping. *Drops are not possible after the second day following the first class meeting.* To determine the last day to drop this miscellaneous course, see http://registrar.utah.edu/handbook/miscellaneous.php

PRTL 230 - 001 NR-Rock Climbing I


Learn the basics of outdoor rock climbing while spending the weekend in Southern Utah. This course will focus on the fundamentals of top-rope climbing, including anchor construction, belay techniques, climbing movement, rappelling, equipment selection and maintenance, and other safe climbing practices. Curriculum also includes land management policy and responsible recreation climbing practices. Class meets on-campus on Mar. 20 only. Attendance at first class meeting is mandatory. Field experience will be from Mar. 29-31. Overnight camping. *Drops are not possible after the second day following the first class meeting.* To determine the last day to drop this miscellaneous course, see http://registrar.utah.edu/handbook/miscellaneous.php

PRTL 230 - 001 NR-Rock Climbing I

  • Class Number: 7750
  • Instructor: AMBLER, WILL
  • Component: Field Work
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 0.0
  • Wait List: No
  • Fees: $450.00
  • Seats Available: 1

Learn the basics of outdoor rock climbing while spending the weekend in Southern Utah. This course will focus on the fundamentals of top-rope climbing, including anchor construction, belay techniques, climbing movement, rappelling, equipment selection and maintenance, and other safe climbing practices. Curriculum also includes land management policy and responsible recreation climbing practices. Class meets on-campus on Mar. 20 only. Attendance at first class meeting is mandatory. Field experience will be from Mar. 29-31. Overnight camping. *Drops are not possible after the second day following the first class meeting.* To determine the last day to drop this miscellaneous course, see http://registrar.utah.edu/handbook/miscellaneous.php

PRTL 230 - 002 NR-Rock Climbing I


Learn the basics of outdoor rock climbing while spending the weekend in Southern Utah. This course will focus on the fundamentals of top-rope climbing, including anchor construction, belay techniques, climbing movement, rappelling, equipment selection and maintenance, and other safe climbing practices. Curriculum also includes land management policy and responsible recreation climbing practices. Class meets on-campus on Mar. 28 only. Attendance at first class meeting is mandatory. Field experience will be from Apr. 12-14. Overnight camping. *Drops are not possible after the second day following the first class meeting.* To determine the last day to drop this miscellaneous course, see http://registrar.utah.edu/handbook/miscellaneous.php

PRTL 230 - 002 NR-Rock Climbing I

  • Class Number: 6969
  • Instructor: FOGEL, TIFFANIE
  • Component: Field Work
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 0.0
  • Wait List: No
  • Fees: $450.00
  • Seats Available: 3

Learn the basics of outdoor rock climbing while spending the weekend in Southern Utah. This course will focus on the fundamentals of top-rope climbing, including anchor construction, belay techniques, climbing movement, rappelling, equipment selection and maintenance, and other safe climbing practices. Curriculum also includes land management policy and responsible recreation climbing practices. Class meets on-campus on Mar. 28 only. Attendance at first class meeting is mandatory. Field experience will be from Apr. 12-14. Overnight camping. *Drops are not possible after the second day following the first class meeting.* To determine the last day to drop this miscellaneous course, see http://registrar.utah.edu/handbook/miscellaneous.php

PRTL 231 - 002 NR-Rock Climbing II


Students will learn about leading sport climbing routes, top-anchor construction, hazard awareness, equipment selection and maintenance, and safe climbing practices. Curriculum also include land management policy and responsible recreation practices. Class meets on-campus on Mar. 27 only. Attendance at first class meeting is mandatory. Field experience will be in Southern Utah from Apr. 5-7. Overnight camping. *Drops are not possible after the second day following the first class meeting.* To determine the last day to drop this miscellaneous course, see http://registrar.utah.edu/handbook/miscellaneous.php

PRTL 231 - 002 NR-Rock Climbing II

  • Class Number: 7314
  • Instructor: FOGEL, TIFFANIE
  • Component: Field Work
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 0.0
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: No
  • Fees: $450.00
  • Seats Available: 2

Students will learn about leading sport climbing routes, top-anchor construction, hazard awareness, equipment selection and maintenance, and safe climbing practices. Curriculum also include land management policy and responsible recreation practices. Class meets on-campus on Mar. 27 only. Attendance at first class meeting is mandatory. Field experience will be in Southern Utah from Apr. 5-7. Overnight camping. *Drops are not possible after the second day following the first class meeting.* To determine the last day to drop this miscellaneous course, see http://registrar.utah.edu/handbook/miscellaneous.php

PRTL 237 - 001 NR-Indoor Rock Climbing I


This course will introduce students to top-rope climbing fundamentals, climbing movement, and anchors in an indoor setting. Fee includes use of Momentum equipment during designated class hours. Attendance at first class meeting is mandatory. The following classes will meet at Momentum Millcreek (3173 E 3300 S, Salt Lake City, UT 84109) on Jan 16, 23, 30, Feb. 6, 13, 20, 27, Mar. 12, 19, 26, Apr. 2, 9, 16. *Drops are not possible after the second day following the first class meeting.* To determine the last day to drop this miscellaneous course, see http://registrar.utah.edu/handbook/miscellaneous.php.

PRTL 237 - 001 NR-Indoor Rock Climbing I

  • Class Number: 2734
  • Instructor: FURMAN, NATE
  • Instructor: KOHLER, ZACH
  • Component: Field Work
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 0.0
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: No
  • Fees: $450.00
  • Seats Available: 2

This course will introduce students to top-rope climbing fundamentals, climbing movement, and anchors in an indoor setting. Fee includes use of Momentum equipment during designated class hours. Attendance at first class meeting is mandatory. The following classes will meet at Momentum Millcreek (3173 E 3300 S, Salt Lake City, UT 84109) on Jan 16, 23, 30, Feb. 6, 13, 20, 27, Mar. 12, 19, 26, Apr. 2, 9, 16. *Drops are not possible after the second day following the first class meeting.* To determine the last day to drop this miscellaneous course, see http://registrar.utah.edu/handbook/miscellaneous.php.

PRTL 245 - 001 NR-Bike Zion Park


This course is open to all levels and will teach students cycling and camping skills. Curriculum includes land management policy related to Zion National Park, cycling safety, and camping skills like campsite selection and cooking. Class meets on-campus on Mar. 14 only. Attendance at first class meeting is mandatory. Field experience will be from Mar. 29-31. Overnight camping. *Drops are not possible after the second day following the first class meeting.* To determine the last day to drop this miscellaneous course, see http://registrar.utah.edu/handbook/miscellaneous.php

PRTL 245 - 001 NR-Bike Zion Park

  • Class Number: 12285
  • Instructor: BROWN, JEFFERY
  • Component: Field Work
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 0.0
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: No
  • Fees: $420.00
  • Seats Available: 5

This course is open to all levels and will teach students cycling and camping skills. Curriculum includes land management policy related to Zion National Park, cycling safety, and camping skills like campsite selection and cooking. Class meets on-campus on Mar. 14 only. Attendance at first class meeting is mandatory. Field experience will be from Mar. 29-31. Overnight camping. *Drops are not possible after the second day following the first class meeting.* To determine the last day to drop this miscellaneous course, see http://registrar.utah.edu/handbook/miscellaneous.php

PRTL 252 - 001 Hike Canyonlands N.P.


This course will feature day hikes and overnight camping in Canyonlands National Park. Students will learn about safe hiking practices, campsite selection, camping equipment, and how to prepare for their own camping adventures. Class meets on-campus on Feb. 28 only. Attendance at first class meeting is mandatory. Field experience will be from Mar. 22-23. Overnight camping. *Drops are not possible after the second day following the first class meeting.* To determine the last day to drop this miscellaneous course, see http://registrar.utah.edu/handbook/miscellaneous.php

PRTL 252 - 001 Hike Canyonlands N.P.

  • Class Number: 2598
  • Instructor: SMITH, DANIEL
  • Component: Field Work
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 0.0
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: No
  • Fees: $420.00
  • Seats Available: 3

This course will feature day hikes and overnight camping in Canyonlands National Park. Students will learn about safe hiking practices, campsite selection, camping equipment, and how to prepare for their own camping adventures. Class meets on-campus on Feb. 28 only. Attendance at first class meeting is mandatory. Field experience will be from Mar. 22-23. Overnight camping. *Drops are not possible after the second day following the first class meeting.* To determine the last day to drop this miscellaneous course, see http://registrar.utah.edu/handbook/miscellaneous.php

PRTL 255 - 001 NR-Hike Capitol Reef


This course will focus on the natural history of Capitol Reef National Park. In addition to day hiking, this course will focus on contemporary resource management challenges and their relationship to user behaviors. Curriculum will also regard safety, Leave No Trace ethics, consumerism, and environmental ethics. Class meets on-campus on Apr. 1 only. Attendance at first class meeting is mandatory. Field experience will be from Apr. 12-14. Overnight camping. *Drops are not possible after the second day following the first class meeting.* To determine the last day to drop this miscellaneous course, see http://registrar.utah.edu/handbook/miscellaneous.php

PRTL 255 - 001 NR-Hike Capitol Reef

  • Class Number: 11987
  • Instructor: WHITE, TiM W
  • Component: Clinical
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 0.0
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: No
  • Fees: $415.00
  • Seats Available: -1

This course will focus on the natural history of Capitol Reef National Park. In addition to day hiking, this course will focus on contemporary resource management challenges and their relationship to user behaviors. Curriculum will also regard safety, Leave No Trace ethics, consumerism, and environmental ethics. Class meets on-campus on Apr. 1 only. Attendance at first class meeting is mandatory. Field experience will be from Apr. 12-14. Overnight camping. *Drops are not possible after the second day following the first class meeting.* To determine the last day to drop this miscellaneous course, see http://registrar.utah.edu/handbook/miscellaneous.php

PRTL 256 - 001 NR-Hike Arches Park


This course will focus on the natural history of Arches National Park. In addition to day hiking, this course will focus on contemporary resource management challenges and their relationship to user behaviors. Curriculum will also regard safety, Leave No Trace ethics, consumerism, and environmental ethics. Class meets on-campus on Feb. 27 only. Attendance at first class meeting is mandatory. Field experience will be from Mar. 1-3. Overnight camping. *Drops are not possible after the second day following the first class meeting.* To determine the last day to drop this miscellaneous course, see http://registrar.utah.edu/handbook/miscellaneous.php

PRTL 256 - 001 NR-Hike Arches Park

  • Class Number: 2546
  • Instructor: WHITE, TiM W
  • Component: Field Work
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 0.0
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: No
  • Fees: $415.00
  • Seats Available: 2

This course will focus on the natural history of Arches National Park. In addition to day hiking, this course will focus on contemporary resource management challenges and their relationship to user behaviors. Curriculum will also regard safety, Leave No Trace ethics, consumerism, and environmental ethics. Class meets on-campus on Feb. 27 only. Attendance at first class meeting is mandatory. Field experience will be from Mar. 1-3. Overnight camping. *Drops are not possible after the second day following the first class meeting.* To determine the last day to drop this miscellaneous course, see http://registrar.utah.edu/handbook/miscellaneous.php

PRTL 258 - 001 Day Hikes & Dark Skies


This course will take us into the Dark Sky certified areas of Utah and surrounding public lands to explore a sampling of trails, buttes, vistas, and the celebrated dark skies of Utah. From our basecamp, we will venture out by foot during the day to explore wildlands. At night, we will journey deep into the cosmos to study the dark skies of Utah, explore indigenous interpretations of constellations, and learn why our state has more dark sky parks than any other in the nation. This course has two pre-trip meetings, day hikes, dark sky exploration, and overnight camping. Camping is required. Class meets on-campus on Feb. 29 and at the Clark Planetarium (downtown SLC) on March 13. Attendance at both class meetings is mandatory. Field experience will be from March 15 to March 17. Overnight camping. *Drops are not possible after the second day following the first class meeting.* To determine the last day to drop this miscellaneous course, see http://registrar.utah.edu/handbook/miscellaneous.php

PRTL 258 - 001 Day Hikes & Dark Skies

  • Class Number: 11373
  • Instructor: HENNESSY, WILL J
  • Component: Field Work
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 0.0
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: No
  • Fees: $440.00
  • Seats Available: 3

This course will take us into the Dark Sky certified areas of Utah and surrounding public lands to explore a sampling of trails, buttes, vistas, and the celebrated dark skies of Utah. From our basecamp, we will venture out by foot during the day to explore wildlands. At night, we will journey deep into the cosmos to study the dark skies of Utah, explore indigenous interpretations of constellations, and learn why our state has more dark sky parks than any other in the nation. This course has two pre-trip meetings, day hikes, dark sky exploration, and overnight camping. Camping is required. Class meets on-campus on Feb. 29 and at the Clark Planetarium (downtown SLC) on March 13. Attendance at both class meetings is mandatory. Field experience will be from March 15 to March 17. Overnight camping. *Drops are not possible after the second day following the first class meeting.* To determine the last day to drop this miscellaneous course, see http://registrar.utah.edu/handbook/miscellaneous.php

PRTL 263 - 001 Canyoneering I: Techncl


This course is the first in a three-part series to teach students canyoneering skills. Skills that will be covered include the ACA Core Skill standards such as basic knots, intro to anchors and rigging, rappelling, belaying, self-rescue, trip planning, canyon rating system, canyon logistics and safety, partner captures, moving through the canyons, Leave No Trace ethics and much more. This course has two pre-field trip class meetings. Attendance at both class meetings (prior to field trip) is mandatory. Drops not possible after 2nd day following the first class meeting. Class meets Tuesdays, March 12 and 19. Overnight Camping Field Trip Fri.-Sun., March 22-24. To determine the last day to drop this miscellaneous course, see https://registrar.utah.edu/handbook/miscellaneous.php.

PRTL 263 - 001 Canyoneering I: Techncl

  • Class Number: 9729
  • Instructor: SHAPIRO, BRUCE
  • Instructor: Tigner, Roscoe
  • Component: Field Work
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 0.0
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: No
  • Fees: $455.00
  • Seats Available: 1

This course is the first in a three-part series to teach students canyoneering skills. Skills that will be covered include the ACA Core Skill standards such as basic knots, intro to anchors and rigging, rappelling, belaying, self-rescue, trip planning, canyon rating system, canyon logistics and safety, partner captures, moving through the canyons, Leave No Trace ethics and much more. This course has two pre-field trip class meetings. Attendance at both class meetings (prior to field trip) is mandatory. Drops not possible after 2nd day following the first class meeting. Class meets Tuesdays, March 12 and 19. Overnight Camping Field Trip Fri.-Sun., March 22-24. To determine the last day to drop this miscellaneous course, see https://registrar.utah.edu/handbook/miscellaneous.php.

PRTL 263 - 002 Canyoneering I: Techncl


This course is the first in a three-part series to teach students canyoneering skills. Skills that will be covered include the ACA Core Skill standards such as basic knots, intro to anchors and rigging, rappelling, belaying, self-rescue, trip planning, canyon rating system, canyon logistics and safety, partner captures, moving through the canyons, Leave No Trace ethics and much more. This course has two pre-field trip class meetings. Attendance at both class meetings (prior to field trip) is mandatory. Drops not possible after 2nd day following the first class meeting. Class meets Mondays, March 18 and 25. Overnight Camping Field Trip Fri.-Sun., March 29-31. To determine the last day to drop this miscellaneous course, see https://registrar.utah.edu/handbook/miscellaneous.php.

PRTL 263 - 002 Canyoneering I: Techncl

  • Class Number: 10590
  • Instructor: SHAPIRO, BRUCE
  • Instructor: Tigner, Roscoe
  • Component: Field Work
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 0.0
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: No
  • Fees: $455.00
  • Seats Available: 1

This course is the first in a three-part series to teach students canyoneering skills. Skills that will be covered include the ACA Core Skill standards such as basic knots, intro to anchors and rigging, rappelling, belaying, self-rescue, trip planning, canyon rating system, canyon logistics and safety, partner captures, moving through the canyons, Leave No Trace ethics and much more. This course has two pre-field trip class meetings. Attendance at both class meetings (prior to field trip) is mandatory. Drops not possible after 2nd day following the first class meeting. Class meets Mondays, March 18 and 25. Overnight Camping Field Trip Fri.-Sun., March 29-31. To determine the last day to drop this miscellaneous course, see https://registrar.utah.edu/handbook/miscellaneous.php.

PRTL 264 - 001 Canyoneering II: Adv


This course is the second of a three-part series to teach students more advanced canyoneering skills. Skills that will be covered include ascending rope, passing knots, anchor building and placement, advanced knots, rope retrieval, self-belaying, courtesy rigging, down climbing, companion rescue, introduction to canyon leadership as well as issues concerning our federally managed lands as they relate to this course and much more. Students enrolling in this class need to possess the skills learned in Canyoneering I to take this class. This course has two pre-field trip class meetings. Attendance at both class meetings (prior to field trip) is mandatory. Drops not possible after 2nd day following the first class meeting. Class meets Tuesdays, March 26 and April 2. Overnight Camping Field Trip Fri.-Sun., April 5-7. To determine the last day to drop this miscellaneous course, see https://registrar.utah.edu/handbook/miscellaneous.php.

PRTL 264 - 001 Canyoneering II: Adv

  • Class Number: 9590
  • Instructor: SHAPIRO, BRUCE
  • Instructor: Tigner, Roscoe
  • Component: Lecture
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 0.0
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: No
  • Fees: $455.00
  • Seats Available: 1

This course is the second of a three-part series to teach students more advanced canyoneering skills. Skills that will be covered include ascending rope, passing knots, anchor building and placement, advanced knots, rope retrieval, self-belaying, courtesy rigging, down climbing, companion rescue, introduction to canyon leadership as well as issues concerning our federally managed lands as they relate to this course and much more. Students enrolling in this class need to possess the skills learned in Canyoneering I to take this class. This course has two pre-field trip class meetings. Attendance at both class meetings (prior to field trip) is mandatory. Drops not possible after 2nd day following the first class meeting. Class meets Tuesdays, March 26 and April 2. Overnight Camping Field Trip Fri.-Sun., April 5-7. To determine the last day to drop this miscellaneous course, see https://registrar.utah.edu/handbook/miscellaneous.php.

PRTL 268 - 001 Canyoneering III


This course is the third of a three-part series to teach students advanced canyoneering skills. Skills that will be covered include advanced anchor building and rigging, pothole escapes, guided rappels, potshots, Sand Traps, toggle devices, mechanical advantage, lowering and hauling, canyon leadership and much more. Students enrolling in this course need to possess the skills learned in Canyoneering II to take this class. This course has two pre-trip class meetings. Attendance at both class meetings (prior to field trip) is mandatory. Drops not possible after 2nd day following the first class meeting. Classes meet March 27, and April 3. Overnight Camping Field Trip Fri.-Sun., April 5-7. to determine the last day to drop this miscellaneous course, see https://registrar.utah.edu/handbook/miscellaneous.php.

PRTL 268 - 001 Canyoneering III

  • Class Number: 9726
  • Instructor: SHAPIRO, BRUCE
  • Instructor: Tigner, Roscoe
  • Component: Field Work
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 0.0
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: No
  • Fees: $455.00
  • Seats Available: 2

This course is the third of a three-part series to teach students advanced canyoneering skills. Skills that will be covered include advanced anchor building and rigging, pothole escapes, guided rappels, potshots, Sand Traps, toggle devices, mechanical advantage, lowering and hauling, canyon leadership and much more. Students enrolling in this course need to possess the skills learned in Canyoneering II to take this class. This course has two pre-trip class meetings. Attendance at both class meetings (prior to field trip) is mandatory. Drops not possible after 2nd day following the first class meeting. Classes meet March 27, and April 3. Overnight Camping Field Trip Fri.-Sun., April 5-7. to determine the last day to drop this miscellaneous course, see https://registrar.utah.edu/handbook/miscellaneous.php.