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Climbing Course

Intermediate Leading on Rock

Kitsap Leading on Rock Course. Teaches leading on bolts, single pitch trad lead and multi-pitch trad climb leading to give you the foundation to lead your own climbs.

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We teach you what you need to know to advance from a basic level climber where you followed the lead climber to you competently lead mid 5th class rock climbs. We teach anchors,  climbing techniques, clipping bolts,  selecting trad gear, placing trad gear, block leading and swinging leads to provide you the tools to get into lead climbing.

Prerequisite: Basic Climbing Course graduation or equivalent.

The outdoor leadership course is additionally required for graduation.

Choose the lecture, the field trip to Spire Rock and 1 each of the Vantage, Tieton Royal Columns and Leavenworth field trips. 

Course Requirements
Course Activity Date Availability Leader
Intermediate Rock Climbing Field Trip
Sat, May 15, 2021
Registration closes May 13
1 participant on waitlist
1 instructor
Sun, May 16, 2021
Registration closes May 14
3 participants
2 instructors
Required Equipment

10 Essentials for the field trips.

Climbing helmet, harness, climbing shoes.

We will help you build your climbing rack during the course by trying out our gear.