Multi-pitch climbing course

Level
Advanced
Requisites
Intermediate course
Price
80€
Group
2 - 4 pers.
Duration
6 h

ABOUT THIS COURSE

This course target experienced climbers who want to learn how to climb multi-pitch routes safely and autonomous. You will do your first fluid movements in the rock, acquiring the theoretical and practical concepts of climbing in the most efficient and safe way.

This course teaches all necessary concepts and techniques that will allow participants to start climbing multi-pitch routes in an autonomous and safely way. Although it is not a requirement for the completion of the course, all participants are strongly recommended to pre-stage the abseiling course.

DURATION

The course has a total duration of 12 hours divided in two days of training (6 hours per day). The training will be organized between theoretical and practical lessons.

OBJECTIVES

After the course the participants will be able to:

  • Plan a multi-pitch climbing activity correctly.
  • Correctly read and identify the critical points of a climbing topo.
  • Know and identify all gear necessary for multi-pitch climbing.
  • Set an bolted anchor and belay a climber from the anchor correctly.
  • Correctly choose and use all gear and security techniques of multi-pitch climbing.
  • Identify the specific dangers of multi-pitch climbing.

CONTENT

  1. Planning and logistics
  2. Multi-pitch climbing gear
  3. Anchors settings
  4. Communication protocol
  5. Falls and withdraw
  6. Basic self-rescue techniques
  7. Security
  8. Specific dangers

EQUIPMENT

1. Required Equipment

  • Personal gear (climbing shoes, harness and helmet)
  • Personal anchor (multi-chain)
  • Belay device for double ropes (reverso)
  • Mountain footwear
  • Comfortable clothes
  • Warm clothes in case of cold or wind
  • One lunch during climbing (for example a sandwich, fruits and nuts)
  • Minimum of one liter of water

2. Optional Equipment

  • Sun-glasses / Sun-cream (highly recommended in summer)
  • Raincoats (depending on weather forecast)

COST

PRICE PER PERSON: 80€

INCLUDED:

  • Qualified climbing guide
  • Group climbing gear
  • First AID Kit
  • Accident insurance
  • Liability insurance

NOT INCLUDED:

  • Transport to the climbing area
  • Everything not listed in the included items

ADD-ONs:
(Optional services with additional charge to the final price. See prices table)

  • Personal gear (climbing shoes, harness and helmet)
  • Photo shoot

BOOKING DATES

The dates shown below are only for courses in Spanish. We offer courses in English only on demand and according to the availability of our guides. Please contact us to ask for a date of this course in English.

Unfortunately, there are no scheduled dates for this course. Please, check the page again in few days.