Description

This course is for those who have experience leading sport climbs and want to tap in to the multitude of classic traditional routes and or alpine objectives abound. Topics covered include:

  • Risk assessments and crags hazards
  • Gear placements and removal, protection evaluation
  • Multi-point/multi-directional anchor construction
  • Fall factors and forces created
  • Technique and lead-climbing strategy
  • Lead belays and belaying from above
  • Equipment selection and use

Combine this course with our Multi-Pitch Climbing Course for a solid foundation in traditional climbing skills and techniques. The two courses will provide participants with the necessary skills to climb longer traditional routes and are available the same weekend.

Course Duration

1 Day

Course Dates

  • Apr 30
  • May 21
  • Jun 11
  • Jul 2
  • Jul 23
  • Aug 13
  • Sep 3
  • Sep 24
  • Oct 8

Cost

$160

Ratio

  • 4 : 1