Introduction To Rock Climbing Course - Seattle
04/01/14 (Tue) - 06/21/14 (Sat)
Loni Marie Louise Uchytil (Qualified Youth Leader)
Seattle Program Center
Member: $125.00 / Non Member: $145.00
Cancellation and Refund Policy
In this course you will learn the basics of top roped outdoor climbing. This includes learning basic climbing knots, belaying skills, climbing techniques and converting to rappel. At the end of this course, you will be able to safely follow a lead climber on sport/crag climbs as well as know the basics for top roping on your own.
Note: this course is a top-rope course only. It does not prepare you for an alpine environment or leading rock climbs.
See Leader Notes below for specific course details and Field Trip Dates. Students will be required to furnish their own gear, excluding ropes and lead climbing equipment.
NOTE: ATTENDANCE IS REQUIRED FOR ALL DATES.
This course is an introduction to rock climbing, and is designed for students who have little to no climbing experience, who want to learn the basic skills of climbing, meet climbing partners, and learn how to climb outdoors.
The course consists of three evening workshops at the Mountaineers Program Center and a full day field trip to one of Seattle's local crags.
Evening meetings will be at the Seattle Mo... More