Introduction to Rock Climbing

OVERVIEW

DURATION
2 days

LOCATION
Gloucestershire and Somerset (in the Wye Valley, the Forest of Dean and in Avon Gorge)

PRICES
People On Mountain

This 2-day course is for people with little or no experience of rock climbing. It covers everything you need to know to start climbing outside. There’s a lot to take in, but we’ll be going at a pace to suit you – and having lots of fun along the way.

On the Introduction to Rock Climbing Course, we will cover the following areas:

  • Rock climbing movement
  • Equipment selection
  • Safety and protection
  • Rope management
  • Basic knots
  • Abseiling
  • Route choice
  • Ethics

The course is 2 days long, and is run in Gloucestershire and Somerset (in the Wye Valley, the Forest of Dean and in Avon Gorge). The client-to-instructor ratio does not exceed 4:1, to ensure 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: Wye Valley / Forest of Dean (Gloucestershire) or Avon Gorge (Somerset).

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

Minimum Requirements: No previous climbing experience necessary. If in doubt about whether the course is suitable for you, please don’t hesitate to contact us.

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