Leading Skills

This course can either be conducted in two-(4) hour days or a condensed one-(6) hour day

For those who want to experience the true nature of climbing! This comprehensive two-day course encompasses the basics of sport lead climbing.

The first day leading is done while top-roped, so you can concentrate on learning the techniques. The second day is spent leading on a variety of climbs (5.5 to 5.10) depending on your abilities. If you’re serious about climbing, this is the course for you.*

Note: For the experienced top rope climber only.

Course Topics Include:

  • personal safety
  • belaying a lead climber
  • removing pro
  • climbing techniques
  • proper use of runners
  • leading responsibilities
  • resting stances
  • natural hazards
  • anchoring systems

Cost: Please contact us for pricing


Although we spare no effort to assure a safe program, we can assume no responsibility for your safety or loss of personal equipment. In a sport of this nature an element of risk is inherent and beyond human control. A signed release (waiver) will be required of all participants. A parent or guardian release is required for students under the age of 18. These can be obtained in advance by contacting our office or downloading from our website.