Multi-Pitch Climbing, 1-Day

This 1-Day Course teaches climbers the advanced skills needed to transition to the multi-pitch world. Whether you are thinking about climbing multi-pitch sport routes or progressing towards classic traditional lines, our professional guides will teach you skills needed to move efficiently and develop your ability to safely climb longer routes.

Skills taught but not limited to:

  • Anchor and belay management (efficient transitions are everything!)
  • Multi-pitch rappelling
  • Rope handling
  • Top managed belays
  • Risk management

Client Expectations:
Our intermediate level Sport/Trad Climbing Course or equivalent. Solid belaying skills and a proficiency in basic bolted anchor construction. Understanding of all gear, anchor construction, and 5.8 climbing skills.

Equipment Provided:
Rock shoes, harness, helmet, & belay device. This gear will be provided with prior arrangement, but bring your own gear if you have it.

Elevenmile Canyon
North Cheyenne Canyon
Turkey Rock
Garden of the Gods

2021 Public Course Dates:

  • July 25
  • August 22
  • September 12

See our Calendar for public course dates.

Public Course Pricing


  • 8 hour public course (1-day)
  • Price is per person
  • 3:1 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. Private courses for 3 or more climbers qualify for discounted rates.

Private Course Pricing

1 climber, 1 guide

2 climbers, 1 guide

3 climbers, 1 guide

  • 8 hour private (1-day)
  • Prices are per person
  • 3:1 max. ratio (or 6:2)

Call 719-368-9524 or contact us to book a private for one or more climbers.

Other Adventures
Sport Climbing Leading, 1-Day
Trad Climbing & Anchors Climbing, 2-Day Course
Private Rock Climbing 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

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