Campus Recreation

Challenge Course - Frequently Asked Questions

Who can participate?

  • The low ropes course is great for organizations at any stage of development.  No special skills or physical abilities are required- this is an experience that is available to anyone! 

  • All participants must sign a waiver of liability.  Participants under the age of 18 must have their form signed by a parent or guardian.

How much does it cost?

  • The Elon Challenge is a free resource for Elon University groups of up to 30 participants.  A nominal fee will be charged groups larger than 30 members to cover the cost of additional facilitators. 

How long does it take?

  • Basic low ropes teambuilding events last around 3.5 - 4 hours. 

When can we come?

  • Most programs are conducted on Friday afternoons or anytime during the weekend.  Weekday programs can also be arranged, based on facilitator availability. 

What do I need to bring?

  • In addition to your signed waiver, you will definitely want a bottle of water!
  • Wear comfortable, athletic-style clothing that is appropriate for the weather (dress in layers)
  • Closed-toe shoes are required; no flip flops, sandals, or crocs allowed!
  • Most participants choose to bring insect repellant and sunscreen.  Low ropes course elements are located in both wooded and sunny areas!

Who do I contact for more information?