Trad climbing course

Level
Expert
Requisites
Lead course
Price
175€
Group
4 - 8 pers.
Duration
16 h

ABOUT THIS COURSE

This course target experienced climbers who want to learn how to climb trad routes safely and autonomous. You will do your first clean routes on the rock, acquiring the theoretical and practical concepts of trad 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 lead course.

DURATION

The course has a total duration of 16 hours in two days of training. The training will be organized between theoretical and practical lessons.

The course will be held in a climbing area to be agreed depending on the season of the year.

OBJECTIVES

After the course the participants will be able to:

  • Know and identify all gear necessary for multi-pitch climbing.
  • Place floating gear in an correctly and safe way.
  • Set an floating anchor and belay a climber from the anchor correctly.
  • Correctly choose and use all gear and security techniques of trad climbing.
  • Identify the specific dangers of trad climbing.

CONTENT

  1. Trad climbing gear
  2. Placing gear
  3. Anchors settings
  4. Security
  5. Specific dangers

EQUIPMENT

  • Personal gear (climbing shoes, harness and helmet)
  • Mountain footwear
  • Comfortable clothes
  • Food and water

COST

  • 1 participant: 350€ / person
  • 2 participants: 225€ / person
  • 3 participants: 200€ / person
  • 4+ participants: 175€ / person

INCLUDED:

  • Qualified climbing guide
  • Group climbing gear
  • Accident and liability insurance
  • Taxes (21% VAT)

NOT INCLUDED:

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

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.

26th and 27th January 2019 (Spanish)
Course fully booked

17th and 18th March 2019 (Spanish)
Course fully booked

22nd and 23rd June 2019 (Spanish)
8 places left

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