Introduction to Traditional Climbing. Learn the basics of staying safe while traditionally lead climbing in our intensive two days introductory course.
This two day course is for climbers with experience on natural rock (climbing as a second) or lead sport climbs either indoor or outside. You must be a competent belayer. This is for those who want to progress to leading traditional climbs and placing gear during the climb and setting up anchors.
or contact us to arrange a date to suit.
|DEPARTURE/RETURN LOCATION||North Yorkshire, Peak District or a location to suit you.|
|START TIME||Typically a 9.00 AM start|
|END TIME||Approximately 5:00 PM|
|EVENT CONTENT||Learn how to set up belay positions safely
Gear placement guidance and practice
Understanding the use of runners and knots
Climbing Technique & Coaching
|KIT LIST TYPE||Climbing Kit List – Download PDF|
|WHAT WILL I NEED||
|WHAT WE PROVIDE||All Climbing equipment (if you don’t have your own.
Safe and relaxed learning environment
Expert climbing advice and techniques.
|PRE REQUISITES||A General level of fitness
The ability to belay.
A competent climber either indoors or as a second outdoors.
Ability to walk carrying a small rucksack to and from the crag
You will need to get yourselves to and from the location. If you are planning on staying overnight on the trips we can let you know some good locations to stay.
Rough Guide to the days – These are flexible to suit you and the environment on the day:
09:00-10:00 Meet up
10:00-16:00 Rock climbing
09:00-9:30 Meet up
09:30-15:30 More climbing
15:30-16:30 Next steps
£200 per person.
2 days duration.
Ratio : Min 1:2, Max 1:3