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Climbing Course

Intermediate Leading on Rock

Lead on rock course. Teaches leading on bolts, single pitch trad leading and multi-pitch climb leading.

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 We teach you  to advance from a basic level climber where you followed the lead climber to where you are competently lead mid 5th class rock climbs. We teach SRENE anchor building, 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.

Course Requirements
Course Activity Date Availability Leader
Intermediate Rock Climbing Lecture
Mountaineers Kitsap Program Center
Thu, Mar 10, 2022
Registration closes Mar 8
5 participants
2 instructors
Intermediate Rock Climbing Field Trip
Sat, Mar 12, 2022
Registration closes Mar 10
5 participants
2 instructors
Vantage (Frenchman Coulee)
Sat, Mar 26, 2022 -
Sun, Mar 27, 2022
Registration closes Mar 25
6 participants
2 instructors
Tieton River: Royal Columns
Sat, Apr 23, 2022 -
Sun, Apr 24, 2022
Registration closes Apr 21
5 participants
2 instructors
Sat, May 7, 2022
Registration closes May 5
2 participants
2 instructors
Sat, May 14, 2022 -
Sun, May 15, 2022
Registration closes May 12
5 participants
2 instructors

Additional badges needed to graduate


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.