Rock Climbing Level 1 – Top Roping

Our rock climbing programs are design for students to progress from learning the basics of climbing in Rock Level 1, to more advanced ropes and rescue skills in Rock Level 4. On this course, our goal is to get you started and ready for rock climbing on your own for top roping zones.

Learning Outcome:

  • Basic ten knots
  • Learn how to build top rope anchors 
  • Belay and rappels safely
  • Use the ABCDE check list
  • How to escape the belay and deal with simple rescue scenarios
  • Movement skills on slab, corners, cracks, using steaming, smearing, jamming and crimping techniques

Location: Squamish, Smoke Bluffs
Duration: 6 hours
Distance: Up to 45min approach
Terrain: Well maintained trails
Difficulty: Moderate to challenging
Ratio: 6 to 1
Prerequisites: Good fitness level

Itinerary for Rock Climbing Level 1 Course

Meet at Squamish Adventure Centre parking lot
Finish: 3.00pm

What to bring?

Lunch, water, climbing shoes and good trail running shoes. Dress for the outdoor, sunglasses, sunscreen.

What’s provided?

Harness and helmets, ropes and climbing gear for practice

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