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British Columbia, Intro to Sport Climbing Course

British Columbia, Intro to Sport Climbing Course | Canada

Accompany ACMG certified rock guide Hannah on a full day sport climbing course for beginners near Squamish in British Columbia, Canada.

Group

Coast Mountains

1 Day

Jun - Sep

Fit

Beginner


Highlights

* Learn the rock climbing skills necessary to sport climb.

* Enjoy the natural beauty of British Columbia, Canada.

* Transition from indoor climbing to adventurous outdoor climbing.

Description

On this full day course, I would like to teach you how to sport rock climb. Geared toward beginners, this course will help you learn several skills necessary for proper, fun and safe sport rock climbing. Furthermore, we will be taking this course in the mountainous region of British Columbia, Canada, near the beautiful area of Squamish.

This course is ideal for people who feel they are ready to progress from indoor gym climbing or outdoor bouldering. This course is for those who are ready to take on nature’s climbing walls.

Like anything, it is necessary to learn the basics of rock climbing. It is crucial in order to progress to more advanced techniques that can lead you to bigger, more challenging, and ultimately more rewarding rock walls. Some examples of what you will learn during this course include the following.

  • Lead theory

  • Belaying a leader

  • Clipping techniques

  • Common crag hazards

  • Rappelling

  • Guidebook and equipment use

  • Anchor construction and cleaning

  • Commands

  • climbing techniques

  • Sport climbing terminology

  • And much more

Surrounded by the unforgettable natural beauty of British Columbia, this sport climbing course is a great way to spend a day. Not only will it teach you a great deal, but you will also have a great time.

So are you ready to take the big step into the adventurous world of sport climbing? Then send me a request and lets get started. I look forward to guiding you!

I can also lead you on an alpine climbing course as well.

Price includes

- Guiding fee


About the guide

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Hannah

Rock Guide

I am an ACMG Rock Guide, I started guiding because I am very passionate about teaching people the technical side of climbing as well as the emotional achievements that come with challenging yourself and connecting with nature.

I have been climbing since I was a kid with my teddy bear clipped to my harness, and since then I have dedicated years to travelling, rock climbing, mountaineering, and improving my technical skills.

I have climbed El Capitan in Yosemite Valley 4 times, sent 5.12 in 5 different countries, and love combining the techniques from rock types around the world. I am also an Industrial Rope Access Technician and enjoy geeking out on the physics of rope systems.

Languages

English


What people are saying about Explore-Share

Kumari

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