3 Day Traditional Climbing Course

Traditional  climbing opens the door to many routes and areas around the world.

Learn the basics of different kinds of protection and trad climbing strategy and systems. Get hands-on practice with gear placements on the ground and on toprope to learn in a safe setting, and progress to easy trad leads as you gain skills and confidence.

This 3 day course goes more in-depth than the single day course, and will give you the perfect foundation to start trad climbing with an expert instructor.

1 guest: $895
2 guests: $495 each
3 guests: $395 each
Larger groups- call for rate

Best Program For:
– Learning the intricacies of Traditional climbing
– Crack Climbing Techniques
– Opening up climbing opportunities

Time: 3 Eight hour days of instruction
Prerequisites: Belaying, Rappelling, and Anchor experience
Ages: 15-70
Fitness Level: 3
Moderate level program with significant elevation gains for guests with average level of fitness and endurance.
Strength: ability to hang from a pull up bar for 10 seconds
Aerobic: ability to run up 3 flights of stairs
Balance: ability to stand on one foot for 10 seconds, touch alternate fingers to your nose

Season: Year round with dates of unavailability
Group size: 3 guests to 1 guide max
1/2 to 1 mile of hiking
numerous rock climbs
several rappels
Anchor construction/evaluation

What to Bring:
-2 liters of water
-Day pack or hydration pack
-Hat, sunscreen, and sunglasses
-Season appropriate clothing
-Appropriate footwear -Footwear and clothing suggestions link:

 Reservation/Cancellation Policy: 
2 weeks before the scheduled program date we will call to obtain a credit card number to hold the reservation.  We do not charge a deposit to this card it simply holds the reservation.

Cancellations of the program with less than 24 hours notice will be charged 100% of the program fee.

No shows will be charged 100% of the program fee.

If we need to cancel the program for any reason, there is no fee.