Activity Information


Basic Climbing Course - Olympia

01/22/13 (Tue) - 10/25/13 (Fri)

Olympia Climbing

Robert Keranen   (Qualified Youth Leader)

Member: $250.00 / Non Member: $350.00
Cancellation and Refund Policy

The Olympia Basic Climbing Course is a one to two year course, students are STRONGLY encouraged to complete the lectures and field trips the first year. Graduates will learn the skills to safely climb rock, snow, and glaciated peaks in Pacific Northwest. To graduate participants must ATTEND all lectures and field trips, successfully COMPLETE a conditioner, 3 experience climbs, our Mountaineering Orientated First Aid class, and a Stewardship project. The text is Freedom of the Hills Ed#8 and is included in the course fee. Wilderness Skills is a PREREQUISITE for this course and you are automaticaly enrolled in Wilderness Skills at no extra charge when you enroll in the climbing course(do not register on-line for Wilderness Skills, as you will be charged a separate fee). For more information see the Olympia Basic Climbing Course page.

Register on-line or in-person at Olympia's ANNUAL ORIENTATION & CLASS SIGNUP Night on January 14 at St Martin's Worthington Center. New members registering for the class that night receive a waiver of new member Initiation Fees. The class can be a major life changing event-introducing you to many high adventure pursuits in the mountains of the Pacific North-West, but is also a not insubstantial commitment of time/effort and energy. Attendence at ALL lectures and Field Trips is MANDATORY-s... More

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Registration closed on Tue, Feb 12 at 5:00 PM

Trip Data


Mountaineering: The Freedom of the Hills, 8th ed