Introduction to outdoor climbing


Tired of having your friend do all the work when you go climb outdoors? Want to feel like you're contributing to the team? In our Intro to Outdoor Climbing course you'll be taught the necessary skills to climb safely and efficiently outdoors on your own. This course covers everything you need to know including knots and hitches and the appropriate times to apply and use them. You'll be taught how to build three different types of top rope anchors and given instruction on when to use each anchor and where. Lastly, you'll be taught how to safely rappel utilizing all the appropriate safety measures such as auto-blocks, which acts as a third hand, and extending your rappel device. All courses are hands on instruction so you can rest assured you'll learn these valuable technical skills from practicing them yourself with a certified AMGA instructor in your presence.