Aid Climbing Course


2 days

Gloucestershire, Somerset or North Wales

People On Mountain

This 2-day course will provide you with all the fundamentals of aid climbing. It covers both clean and hammered aid techniques, and will give you a solid foundation for pursuing your own climbing ambitions.

On the Aid Climbing Course, we will cover the following areas:

  • The aid system and how it works
  • Clean aid climbing
  • Hammered aid climbing
  • Marginal gear placements
  • Jumaring
  • Fixing ropes
  • Rope care
  • Other aid climbing systems

The course is 2 days long, and is run in Gloucestershire, Somerset or North Wales. Our client-to-instructor ratio does not exceed 2:1, so that we can give you our fullest attention.

All of our courses are tailored to suit your availability and experience, taking into account any individual needs and fitness levels.

Course Location: Gloucestershire, Somerset or North Wales.

Kit: We will discuss any specific kit requirements with you when you make a booking.

Minimum Requirements: To gain the most from the course, you need to be lead climbing to a minimum of VS Grade. If in doubt about whether the course is suitable for you, please don’t hesitate to contact us.

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