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Sport Lead Climbing Course

Sport lead climbing was introduced in the early evolution of the climbing scene as an alternative to traditional methods of looking for cracks and breaks in the rock face for protection. Come learn how to clip your own bolts and expand your options for climbing.

Learning Outcome: Push your climbing skills to the next level by reviewing clipping techniques, anchor systems, falling, catching and lead tactics.

Location: Squamish
Duration: 6 hours
Distance: Up to 1hr approach
Terrain: Well maintained trails
Difficulty: Moderate to challenging
Ratio: 4:1
Prerequisites: Good fitness

Itinerary for Sport Lead Climbing

The course schedule is as follows:

Start: 8.30am
Afternoon: 4.00pm

Gear

Good trail running shoes required
We provide everything else

I can attest to the extensive local knowledge, the very high technical level of instruction, the constant attention to safety and the never-ending energy and enthusiasm. The boys learned some real backcountry skills while having a lot of fun in a very positive environment.

Alex Marangoni / Guelph, ON