Sport Climbing FT #2

Field trip: Sport Climbing

Sport Climbing FT #2 - Exit 38

Practice leading routes, leading strategy, cleaning, and bailing.

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  • For Beginners (Getting Started Series)

8AM, ready to go, at Far Side parking area at exit 38

Field Trip #2 marks the transition to a local crag. The objectives for the day are to find finesse in the leading and belaying of a route, to learn strategies about when to clip, to clean a route and (if necessary) bail off of a route.

You can find an overview of the curriculum at Sport Climbing FT#2 curriculum.


Instructors: please read the instructor (and student) expectations on the parent course page.

Required Equipment

Required Equipment

  • Helmet
  • Harness
  • Belay device, locking carabiner
  • Climbing shoes
  • Other equipment as communicated by the instructors at the time of the course
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