Mountain Expertise - Mountaineering & Climbing Instruction based in Snowdonia
BMC Intro to Trad (youth)

BMC Introduction to Trad Climbing for 11 - 17 year olds. 

A one day course designed for 11-17 year olds (with a parent or guardian in attendance).

£67.50 per person (BMC member) £75 per person (non- member)

What we will cover;

We will cover as much of the following topics as possible during the day:

  • Discuss guidebooks, crag and route selections

  • Anchor building, tying in and trad equipment

  • Coaching of climbing movement, gear removal and racking

  • Review lead belaying

  • If appropriate for some participants (weather, location and participant allowing) intro to lead climbing or seconding a climb

  • Review of the day and ‘what next’ advice

Dates 2023-2024


30th August 2023

1st October 2023

21st October 2023


31st March

4th May

27th May

more dates to come for summer 2024 

How to book 

I'll get in contact closer to the date to confirm arrangements