GSCI’s challenge course offers low and high ropes courses at each site and a variety of ground initiatives designed to enhance student leadership, teamwork, and problem-solving skills, as well as to improve communication, cooperation, support, trust, and risk-taking capabilities. Low ropes courses explore and recognize the benefits of highly effective teams and team building. High ropes courses take your group to a higher level by utilizing elements that are 20 and 40 feet in the air. Participants use ropes and harnesses--as well as a zip line!--to negotiate the course. At Camp Widjiwagan, you also have the option of scaling the climbing wall.
Who: Girls in grades 5-adult
Dates: Saturday, October 5, 2013, Saturday, October 19, 2013, or Saturday, November 2, 2013
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. or 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Location: Camp Tapawingo, Metamora or Camp Widjiwagan, Springfield
Fee: $15 half day, $30 full day, $10 climbing wall only (only avaialble at Camp Widjiwagan) no fee if not participating
Min/Max: 6/15 participants
Closing Date: 2 weeks prior to each session
To register for the Challenge Course, please contact Robin Howard at firstname.lastname@example.org or by phone at 217-423-7791 ext. 1302. Registrations can
not be accepted through eRegistration or mail.