Leadership Insight: High Ropes Challenge Course


Leadership in the Sky: High Ropes Challenge Course

In partnership with the Philadelphia Outward Bound School, students will participate in on the ground team building initiatives and in the sky on Outward Bound’s new high ropes challenge course at the Discovery Center in Fairmount Park.  This venture is designed to provide small teams with a series of challenging activities in a fun learning environment. By the end of the venture, you will discover more about your leadership style and how to best interact with you team to accomplish tasks while stepping outside of your comfort zone.

Activities and Risks

This venture involves high ropes climbing and on the ground team building initiatives.


No climbing experience necessary.

Costs and Equipment

This intensive is $30 to all Wharton undergraduate students.  Transportation, climbing equipment, meals and instruction is included.

partner organization


  • Participant Fee: $30
  • Number of Seats per Venture: 20 per venture
  • Dates:
    • Fall: Friday, Oct 12, 2018
      Spring: Friday, March 15, 2019
  • Venture Fellows: