Introduction to Trad Climbing

Course Description:

Your journey to becoming a competent trad climber starts now. On this course you will learn how to lead outdoor rock climbs while placing traditional protection.

Who's this for?

People with experience 'seconding' outdoors or leading indoors.

What we will cover

  • Crag and route selection

  • Efficient movement skills

  • Belaying a lead climber

  • Placing and removing traditional protection

  • Building safe belays

  • Belaying from the top of a climb

  • Abseiling

  • Understanding climbing ethics, grades and guidebook

Venues

  • Auchinstarry Quarry - Glasgow

  • Neilston Quarry - Glasgow

  • Other Location of your choice

In Brief

  • Full Day or Multiple Days

  • Private Instruction

  • Learn to Trad Climb

  • 1:2 max ratio

Dates

Get in touch to arrange dates that work for you

Daily Price

£250 for 2 people

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