Biking (Outdoor Ed) - Fall 2022

PE 1663 - Ropes Course Programming

Students learn and apply the technical, safety, leadership and facilitation skills essential to safe and effective ropes course programming. Technical skills such as knot tying, challenge course belaying, and more will be taught during this course. Students will learn low ropes team integration activities as well as high ropes facilitation skills. This course can contribute towards completion of the CU Leadership Minor. For more information, please visit scl.cornell.edu/coe/pe-courses.

1 CR Sat/Unsat 09/17/2022 - 09/25/2022
8657 LEC 001
SSu
09:00AM - 05:00PM
BTLB01
Anderson, E. (ela62)
Drop Deadline: September 2nd. Course fee: $200. Students learn and apply the technical, safety, leadership and facilitation skills essential to safe and effective ropes course programming. Technical skills such as knot tying, challenge course belaying, and more will be taught during this course. Students will learn low ropes team integration activities as well as high ropes facilitation skills. This course can contribute towards completion of the CU Leadership Minor. Course will be taught at the Hoffman Challenge Course, transportation provided. For more information please visit, scl.cornell.edu/coe/pe-courses.

PE 1664 - Mountain Biking

Mountain Biking is for those who want to learn the skills to ride a bike on single track trails. Skills on the bike include body position, braking, shifting, descending, climbing and navigating natural terrain such as rocks, roots and logs. You will also learn to complete a bike safety check, change a flat tire and navigate on the trails. Don't have a bike? Don't fret! COE can lend you a bike during class days for an additional $60 fee. 

1 CR S/U NoAud 09/03/2022 - 10/01/2022
11558 LEC 001
S
10:00AM - 03:00PM
BTLB01
Bode, C. (cb896)
Drop deadline: September 2nd; Course Fee: $270; Bikes are available for $60 rental fee. Prerequisites: Ability to comfortably ride a bike. Mountain Biking is geared towards beginning mountain bikers, but it takes place on narrow, uneven trails and basic bike handling skills are a must. The first class meeting will meet briefly on campus in Bartels Hall, room B01. Other classes will first meet at Bartels Hall and then travel to other areas around Ithaca, NY. Transportation is provided for classes off campus. For more Information go to: scl.cornell.edu/coe/pe-courses
1 CR S/U NoAud 09/04/2022 - 10/02/2022
11561 LEC 002
Su
10:00AM - 03:00PM
BTLB01
Bode, C. (cb896)
Drop deadline: September 2nd; Course Fee: $270; Bikes are available for $60 rental fee. Prerequisites: Ability to comfortably ride a bike. Mountain Biking is geared towards beginning mountain bikers, but it takes place on narrow, uneven trails and basic bike handling skills are a must. The first class meeting will meet briefly on campus in Bartels Hall, room B01. Other classes will first meet at Bartels Hall and then travel to other areas around Ithaca, NY. Transportation is provided for classes off campus. For more Information go to: scl.cornell.edu/coe/pe-courses

PE 1666 - Bike Touring

Bike Touring is for those who want to learn how to travel self-supported by bike. This course will cover bike touring equipment use, camping skills, route planning and bike maintenance. Skills on the bike will include road riding safety and riding with a loaded bike. Classes will include rides of 5-15 miles and the course will culminate in a two-day bike tour with overnight camping. The weekend tour may include up to 30 miles per day.

1 CR S/U NoAud See sections for start dates.
11573 LEC 001
R
04:45PM - 07:45PM
BTLB01
09/01/2022 - 09/15/2022
Bode, C. (cb896)
S
10:00AM - 04:00PM
 
09/10/2022 - 09/10/2022
S
10:00AM - 11:59PM
 
09/17/2022 - 09/17/2022
Su
12:01AM - 04:00PM
 
09/18/2022 - 09/18/2022
Drop Deadline: August 22nd; Course Fee: $255; Prerequisite: Ability to comfortably ride a bike. Bikes are available for $60 rental fee. The first class will meet briefly on on campus in Bartels Hall, room B01. Other classes will first meet at Bartels Hall and then travel to other areas around the Fingerlakes Region. Transportation is provided for classes off campus. There will be an overnight 9/17 into 9/18. For more Information: scl.cornell.edu/coe/pe-courses

PE 1668 - Recreational Biking

Recreational Biking is for those who want to explore Ithaca and Tompkins county under their own power by bike. Roads and bike paths will lead you right from campus to waterfalls, scenic views and ice cream! In addition to rides of 8-15 miles each day, you'll learn how to take care of your bike and do some basic repairs. Rides will not be fast paced, but Ithaca has lots of hills so reasonable physical fitness and the ability to comfortably ride a bike are essential. 

1 CR S/U NoAud 08/29/2022 - 09/21/2022
11782 LEC 001
MW
04:45PM - 07:15PM
BTLB01
Bode, C. (cb896)
Drop Deadline: August 22nd. Course fee: $195. Rental bikes are available for a $60 fee. Prerequisite: Ability to comfortably ride a bike. Explore Ithaca and Tompkins county under your own power by bike. Roads and bike paths will lead you right from campus to waterfalls, scenic views and ice cream! In addition to rides of 8-15 miles each day, you’ll learn how to take care of your bike and do some basic repairs. For more information, please visit https://scl.cornell.edu/coe/pe-courses