Upcoming HCRU Events

Introduction to Single Rope Technique
Saturday-Sunday, June 13-14, 2015
 Location: Brindlee Mountain Fire Stations 1 & 2
Cost: $40
Curious about vertical caving? Want to do some rappelling and climbing? Come spend two days learning Single Rope Technique (SRT). Amazing instructor:student ratios (typically 2:1 or better!) and gear is provided. It is also a great refresher course, or learn more about rigging and various maneuvers on rope. Find out more, and register here!

8th Annual HCRU Car Show Fundraiser
Saturday, June 27th, 2015
 Location: Monte Sano State Park - Picnic Area
Cost: $15 Pre-Registration, $20 Day-Of
Classic cars, rat rods, cool bikes, it's all here! Check out the Car Show page for information and a flyer, free to distribute.
Car Show Donation Letter
Tax Receipt Form

DeSoto Falls Tyrolean Traverse
Saturday, July 11th, 2015
  Location: DeSoto State Park - DeSoto Falls
Cost: $10
 Come join us on a highline 230-ft long highline120-ft above DeSoto Falls! Please see the
Info Page and Equipment List for directions and details on what to expect. It's a great family event, with lots of camping, hiking, and swimming options. Make it a weekend of fun!

Rescue Technician: Cave Rescue 1 & 2
Thursday - Monday, August 20-24, 2015
Location: Exact location varies by day, starts at Brindlee Mountain Fire Department
Cost: $50 Non-Certification (typical for cavers), $295 Certification
This NFPA 1006 class is sanctioned by the Alabama Fire College. The HCRU is the first and only organization approved to teach it. Both certification and non-certification courses are identical, the only difference being the certification exam on Monday. Learn what it takes to rescue someone from a cave through lots of hands-on training and a full-day mock rescue. Class dates are Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday, August 21-24, 2014. Optional certification test is on Monday, August 25, 2014 See the Training Page All registration is handled by the Alabama Fire College. To register, please CALL them at (866) 984-3545.

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