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The Elon Challenge Course

The Elon Challenge Course is an accredited high and low ropes course located on 18 wooded acres just  ½ mile away from Elon’s main campus. At the Elon Challenge, participants work together to reach beyond their perceived boundaries, overcome obstacles and experience success in a variety of problem-solving initiatives and ropes course elements.

Who is the Elon Challenge Course for?

  • Elon 101 classes
  • Greek organizations
  • Club Sports Teams
  • New organizational members
  • Residential Areas
  • Any student organization
  • Off-Campus Groups (Schools, Businesses, Churches)

Anyone can participate: no special skills or physical abilities required!


A variety of team-building programs are available through The Elon Challenge; half-day, full-day, and multi-day programs. The Elon Challenge Course is located at the Elon Lodge which offers a rustic multi-pupose meeting room with kitchen facility, an adjacent picnic shelter, and a campfire ring.

Our Staff

The Elon Challenge is operated by trained student and professional staff facilitators who help participants relate their activities on the course to their everyday experiences.

Interested in being a Challenge Course facilitator?  NOW HIRING!  Click here to download the facilitator application.  Return completed forms to Moseley 206.

Experience the Challenge Course

If you would like to take your group to the Elon Challenge, please download the Challenge Course Request Form and return it to via email, campus mail, or drop it off in Moseley 206.

Contact Us:

Campus Box 2990
Moseley 206