Rock Climbing Fundamentals, 2-Day
This comprehensive 2-Day Course is designed for climbers with little prior outdoor climbing experience. We focus on building foundational skills that are elemental to safe climbing practices. You can choose from our public course offerings or schedule this course as a private lesson.
Skills taught but are not limited to:
- Climbing movement & technique
- Belaying for outdoor climbing
- Gear selection
- Rappelling and lowering
- Rope handling
- Crag etiquette
- Basic anchors
No prior experience necessary.
Rock shoes, harness, helmet, belay device, & locking carabiner. Bring your own gear if you have it!
Pricing includes an (AMGA) American Mountain Guides Association Certified Guide or Instructor. If you climb with another company, ask your guide if they are certified by a third party similar to the AMGA.
Red Rock Canyon Open Space
North Cheyenne Canyon
Glen Cove on Pikes Peak
Public Course Pricing
- 16 hour public course (2-day)
- Price is per person
- 4:1 max. ratio
- 2:1 min. ratio to run course
Call 719-368-9524 or contact us to book this course for one or more climbers.
As always, this course can be scheduled any day of the week as private instruction.
Pikes Peak Alpine School operates under special use permits from the USDA Forest Service, Pike National Forest and is an equal opportunity service provider & employer