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Vertical Heartland Rock Climbing - Giant City S.P. 

Date(s): 
  4/2/2014 
Time(s): 
6:00 p.m. Wednesday 
Description: 
Vertigo! A Tour of the Vertical Heartland.  Program on equipment and mechanics of rock climbing and where.  Presenter Eric Ulner learned rock climbing on the sandstone cliffs of southern Illinois in 1977 while he was still in high school.  In 1993, he started the Vertical Heartland Climbing School on south face of Drapers Bluff in southern Illinois. 

He is the author of "Vertical Heartland:  A Rock Climbers Guide to Southern Illinois".

Program sponsored by Friends of Giant City.  Program is free and open to the public.
For more information: 
Event Type: 
Friends Meeting/Event; Family Event; Indoor Event; State Parks; Safety Education 
DNR Region(s): 
Location: 
Giant City State Park Visitor Center 
Address: 
235 Giant City Road 
City, State ZIP: 
Makanda  IL  62958 
Directions: 
 
Contact person/email: 
Giant City S.P. Visitor Center  / Jennifer.Randolph@illinois.gov 
Phone/Fax: 
618-457-4836  /  
Other Phone: