BU Quest to hold 'High Ropes Day'

For immediate release: Oct. 1, 2009

BLOOMSBURG — The Quest program at Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania will hold a High Ropes Day on upper campus Saturday, Oct. 3, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. The event is free and open to the community.

Quest High Ropes Day has been held every semester for the past three years. High ropes are defined as a course high above ground with a series of ropes and cable strung through the trees. It presents a series of physically and mentally challenging tasks. Quest offers many high ropes course options, including individual and partner challenges. The minimum age for the Quest high ropes is 14 years.

Bloomsburg University is one of 14 universities in the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education. The university serves approximately 8,000 students, offering comprehensive programs of study in the colleges of Education, Business, Liberal Arts and Science and Technology.