Rock Climbing Courses
Our Rock Climbing Courses are all personalised so that you may get the most out of them. Whether you are a complete beginner or already an active climber we have a course that will help you develop your rock climbing skills. Rock climbing courses covers many different type of climbing; so if you are keen to go sports climbing we have a specific course for you, the same with bouldering. Have a look through the courses we offer to help you structure what you want from your days out on the crags.
One of the key things to decide is whether you want Instruction or Guiding. With instruction we aim to teach you skills to help you make the step towards being an independent climber. If you want us to guide you up climbs, some instruction will be involved to make sure you understand how it all works, but the main aim will be to just get as much climbing as we can done.
Introduction to Rock Climbing
We can structure a course for those who have never rock climbed before. On this rock climbing course you will learn about the equipment and how to use it safely. Whilst learning all this you will have the opportunity to sample different rock types, become familiar with guidebook interpretation and get some technique coaching along the way.
Rock Improver Climbing Course
A rock climbing course for those who have some outside rock climbing experience and would like to build upon this knowledge to move on to multi-pitch climbing. We aim to move you on a stage. By the end of the week you should be a competent second able to remove gear efficiently and belay the leader well.
Guided Rock Climbing
We can offer a variety of guided climbs throughout the country. From the sea stacks in northern Scotland to the granite cliffs of Cornwall. Weeks and weekends are available for a variety of locations to help you climb those classic routes you have always dreamed of.
Learn to Lead Climb Course
You have seconded some routes, you enjoy being out on the rock and you want to take on the sharp end of the rope. Our aim is to move you on to the next step and help you progress onto placing gear for yourself and leading climbs. We will develop fundamental climbing skills that allow you to step smoothly onto the sharp end of the rope.
Sports Climbing Course
Sports climbing is a great way to discover leading outside and find places to play in the sun. We can provide you with a great introduction course based on Portland or in Wales. By the end of your course you should feel confident to jump on the plane with your climbing kit to one of Europe’s ‘hot rock’ venues.
Big Wall/ Aid Climb Course
The ideal way to get to grips with the world of big wall or aid climbing. We can arrange instruction to help you with getting to grips with the basics of aid climbing - aid climbing technique, hauling technique, cleaning pitches, jumaring, route selection, places to practise and pass on valuable ‘living on the wall’ experience.