COMPLETE ROCK FOR TEENS
Specifically for teens ages 12 - 18, two instructors allows for great flexibility to cater to the differing experience levels and goals of each participant.
excellent five-day program lays the foundation for a lifetime of safe outdoor rockclimbing.
The goal is to create an independent outdoor climber in a
single week and the course is best suited to those who
have become comfortable climbing indoors or have a small
amount of outdoor experience. A guided multi pitch ascent on the Chief is one of the highlights of the week.
The course begins with an introduction to crag safety
and, over the course of the week, the following topics
will be introduced:
for rock climbing.
techniques (top-rope, lead and top-down).
anchor construction (bolts, trees and multi-point).
skills (crack, slab and face).
climbing techniques for leading on bolts.
- Traditional protection placement, evaluation and removal.
construction with traditional protection.
climbing strategy for traditional crack climbs.
from a climb that proves to be too difficult.
- Basic self rescue techniques.
ongoing coaching and feedback from the guide during this
five-day program provides a learning experience second
*HST not included in above price.
Climbing the classic multi pitch Banana Peel.