Learn How to Lead Climb

1 Day Course $225

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Learning to lead traditional routes properly and safely is one of the best investments a climber can make. This course is for individuals with some climbing background who now wish to get out by themselves and learn to lead traditional climbs. The course will look at climbing efficiently, gear placements, and anchor building with lots of climbing and one on one coaching throughout from your instructor.

CheyenneArkValleyTopics Covered

  • Lead climbing strategies and techniques for climbing confidently
  • Equipment selection and racking considerations
  • Ropework: clean, efficient systems
  • Detailed look at gear placements including SLCD’s (cams) Stoppers, Tricams, and Hexentrics
  • Review of climbing anchors
  • Evaluating fixed gear