Rock Climbing Super Course

4 Day: $699 per person

Split Weekend: $699 per person

Top-rope, lead, sport, trad, multi-pitch: after this course, you will be able to climb it all!

Location: Squamish or Whistler

Duration: 4 Day

Ability: Intermediate

Fitness: Average

Prerequisites: None

The Rock Climbing Super Course is a 4-day in-depth program in all aspects of rock climbing. This comprehensive course is a must to kick-start your rock climbing career. Designed for climbers who want the skills and knowledge to take their climbing to the next level. The 3-day option is for those who already have outdoor climbing experience.

Other Rock Climbing Tours: Rock Climbing Squamish / Squamish Multi-Pitch Classics / Star Chek Multi-Pitch

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COURSE INFORMATION

The Rock Climbing Super Course is a 4-day in-depth program incorporating 4 modules of instruction:

This comprehensive course is a must to kick-start your rock climbing career. Designed for those who are new to outdoor rock climbing and want to learn everything in one go. Top-rope, lead, sport, trad, multi-pitch: after this course, you will be able to climb it all – and at a higher grade due to the professional coaching and instruction!

You can expect to leave the course fully autonomous, with a strong foundation in all aspects of rock climbing.

Day 1
  • Meet at pre-arranged meeting point stated in confirmation email
  • Meet and greet, sign waivers, safety discussion, and gear check. Discuss current weather and objectives.
  • Drive to course location.
  • Lessons on Outdoor Rock Climbing
  • End of day. Debrief, discuss the following day.
Day 2
  • Meet at time and location determined at end of day 1
  • Discuss current weather and objectives. Gear check.
  • Drive to course location.
  • Lessons on Trad Climbingg
  • End of day. Debrief, discuss the following day.
Day 3
  • Meet at time and location determined at end of day 2
  • Discuss current weather and objectives. Gear check.
  • Drive to course location.
  • Lessons on Multi-Pitch Climbing
  • End of day. Debrief, discuss the following day.
Day 4
  • Meet at time and location determined at end of day 3
  • Discuss current weather and objectives. Gear check.
  • Drive to course location.
  • Lessons on Rock Rescue
  • End of day. Debrief, discuss the following day.

Rentals/Purchase:

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If you require rentals or need to purchase equipment, we have teamed up with the experts at the Escape Route Alpine Demo Centre. Follow the link HERE to purchase or rent gear for this course!



Climbing equipment to bring:
  • Rock climbing shoes
  • Harness
  • Helmet
  • Belay device (eg. Petzl Reverso or Black Diamond ATC Guide)
  • 5 locking carabiners
  • 120cm
  • Chalk bag
  • Single trad rack (variety of cams & nuts)
  • 6 extendable alpine draws (60 cm slings + 2 non-locking carabiners for each sling)
  • Nut tool
  • 1.5 m cordelette (7mm)
  • 5.0 m cordelette (7mm)

We recommend getting familiar with your own gear but we are happy to provide the gear if you let us know what you need.

Group climbing equipment (ropes, etc.) will be brought by your instructor.

Clothing:

  • Climbing pants (light pants that allow maximum mobility)
  • T-shirt
  • Mid layer fleece or wool top
  • Weatherproof shell jacket
  • Down or synthetic insulating “puffy” jacket
  • Warm hat
  • Light gloves
  • Sunglasses and sunscreen
  • Approach shoes
  • Daypack 25-35L

Be prepared for both hot or cold days and rain. There are rain protected climbing venues. Dress according to the weather forecast.