How to Slackline | McKinney Falls State Park | Austin

Come experience the exciting challenge of trying to balance and walk on a slackline! A park ranger will demonstrate tips for safety, minimal impact and how to rig and enjoy a slackline in a Texas State Park.

When Aug 21, 2013
from 07:00 PM to 08:30 PM
Where Mckinney Falls State Park
Contact Name Ky Harkey
Contact Email
Contact Phone 512 389 8738

Slacklining is the art of trying to walk and balance on a piece of webbing strung between two anchored points, similar to tight-rope walking.  In this class, an experienced ranger will discuss how to rig a slackline, tips for safety, and techniques for learning and enjoying your slackline.  Participants will have the opportunity to practice basic slacklining techniques. 

Participants will meet at the Visitor Center and are asked to bring sturdy footwear.  Participants are welcome to bring their own slacklines and equipment for protecting tree bark from abrasion.  Regular park entrance fees apply.

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