Intro to Outdoor Climbing Course

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Intro to Outdoor Climbing Course

150.00
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Learn how to climb outdoors on ropes outside effectively from an accredited AMGA Single Pitch Instructor.

LEARNING OBJECTIVES:

Students will learn and demonstrate how to read a guidebook to find climbing areas and specific climbs.

Students will learn and demonstrate how to top rope belay with a variety of devices.

Students will learn and demonstrate climbing movement skills on rock such as smearing, straight arms, flagging, and much more.

Students will learn how to mitigate objective hazards such as rock fall, getting ropes stuck, evaluating anchors etc.

Students will learn and demonstrate appropriate crag etiquette and Leave No Trace principals applied to local climbing crags.

REQUIRED EQUIPMENT:

Helmet

Rock Climbing Shoes

Harness

ATC Belay Device & Locking Carabiner (or Grigri)

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION:

6 : 1 Student to Instructor Ratio

8 hours of instruction

No prerequisites required

AMGA Single Pitch Instructor

Min 2 participants enrolled for course to run