Lead Climbing Clinic - Two day course
At the lead climbing clinic, we will teach the knowledge and skills required to lead sport climbing routes.
We will begin our day with a thorough introduction to lead climbing before we begin climbing. In a full hour of on the ground instruction we will cover aspects like gear, safety, clipping, rope management, etc.
At the crag we will set up top-ropes on routes from 5.7-5.10 and provide everyone the opportunity to mock-lead a climb. This allows each climber the opportunity to practice clipping the quickdraws and managing the rope from the security of a top rope.
If a climber demonstrates the ability to lead safely during their mock-lead we will open up opportunities to lead climbs.
COST AND DETAILS
Max Ratio - 5:1 (Climber:Guide)
Capacity - 5
Minimum Enrollment - 2
Climber Requirements: Ability to safely lead belay. Ability to climb minimum of 5.9 on top-rope.
Cost Inclusions and Exclusions
Inclusions: Included in the course cost is all climbing gear, climbing permits, and the guide fee.
Exclusions: Not included in the course cost is gratuities to guide, transportation, lodging/camping fees, meals while on the course, or travel insurance.