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Office of Recreational Services

MS #208
2801 West Bancroft St. 
Toledo, OH 43606-3390
Phone: 419.530.3700

High Ropes Course

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Welcome to the High Ropes Course at the University of Toledo! 

The course was build by Alpine Towers and was specidically configured to offer a unique opportunity to enhance the learning experience and enjoyment of the participant.  The course is made up of eight different obstacles and can hold up to 20 people at a time.  Due to the nature of the obstacles participants must be 14 years of age or in 9th grade and be at least 4'10."

The Ropes Course consists of eight elements:Cargo Net, Fiddle Stix, Broken Beams, Buddy Belay, The Maze, Complete X, Scarry Ferry and Twisty Turvy Check out the course here: UT NEWS and WNWO Toledo

Open Ropes
Try out the ropes course for FREE! Once a month, the course is open for students and members to try out the course for FREE.  Participants meet on track level
Friday, September 18, 2015 from 7 - 9 p.m.
Friday, October 16, 2015 from 7 - 9 p.m.scarry ferry
Friday, November 20 2015 from 7- 9 p.m.
Friday, December 11, 2015 from 7- 9 p.m.
Fall 2015 Challenge Schedule 

Teambuilding Programs 

The Office of Recreation Challenge Department can cater a teambuilding experience for your organization or team that is like no other in the City of Toledo.  Taking the results and goals of the group; we will create a half day program just for you.  We can involve our one of a kind ropes course, climb wall, low initiatives/teambuilding activities that will help your organization grow for optimal performance and results.  

The low initiative course consists of group initiatives and problem solving activities, designed to physically and mentally challenge participants.  These activities are designed to work on teamwork, communication, trust, conflict resolution and decision making.  Based on the needs of your group, the Challenge Department staff can tailor the activities accordingly.  


Here is what some people had to say about our course and our staff:
“I thouroughly enjoyed my time! I will definitely do it again!”
“I had fun and did something that I've never experienced before.”
“It was awesome. You guys are the best!”

“Great experience. Enjoyed the competition and teambuilding. Staff did a great job with scared ropers.”

Contact us today! Contact us today to challenge yourself and each other to the limit.  Leave the familiar environment behind and join the UT Challenge staff in adventure activities at the UT Student Recreation Center.  To schedule your trip to the University of Toledo REC, call or email Alexandria Spinks, Program Coordinator at 419.530.3703 or  All group are scheduled pending qualified staff are available.  









Last Updated: 9/3/15