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Anchors 2 Clinic

Saturday, Oct 7, 2023 (7:00 am - 4:00 pm)

Payment Options:
Fleet Van Fee
Leader: Adam Remus

Event Information


This clinic provides an extension to anchor techniques learned in Anchors I for building top rope anchors, much of which is neccessary for climbing at Devil's Lake. Topics covered in this clinic include the use of traditional rock climbing protection in top-rope anchors and more advanced rigging systems. We will begin our clinic at the CCC parking lot at 8:00 am and finish around 4:00 pmIf all goes well, we should have time to build anchors and climb on them!  You can expect to be back in Madison around 5:00 pm


Anchors I rating or equivalent knowledge (message for any questions regarding this)

Items to bring:

  • At least 2L of water
  • Lunch and snacks
  • Sturdy closed-toed hiking shoes
  • Sun protection
  • Helmet*
  • Harness*
  • Climbing shoes*
  • Belay device*

*can be rented from HMC, email a gear manager ( to reserve

Optional items to bring (we don’t expect anyone to own these, but if you do, it can be useful to learn on your own gear) :

  • Personal tethering system (e.g. sling, PAS, prussik, or auto-camming device like a Grigri)
  • Anchor gear (e.g. cord, slings, runners, webbing, lockers/non-lockers, personal rack)


  • Meet at Memorial Union Circle (parking circle between Memorial Union and Helen C. White hall) at 7 AM to carpool, otherwise you can meet at the CCC parking lot at 8 am. 


  • Email Adam Remus at
Event Type
Lesson / Training (ratings may be achieved)
Accommodation Information
Cancellation, Reschedule, and Refund Information
Driving or Travel Details
Meet at the Park St. circle next to Memorial Union at 7:00 am. Drive to Devil's Lake and begin our clinic around 8:00 am. Drive back to Madison and arrive at MU by 5:00 pm.
Equipment/ Gear Required by Participant
Food and Equipment Information
Please pack plenty of snacks and water. Equipment can be reserved by emailing
Trip Cancellation, Reschedule, and Refund Information
Trip will be cancelled if too stormy. We may still run the clinic in the rain. TBD
Trip Purpose/Goals
To learn the use of artificial anchoring systems in rock climbing.

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