This Climbing Course is run in the Peak District by our very experienced Rock Climbing Instructors. Their skill and local knowledge means that you will get the best possible climbing day. we are here to help and challenge you. So we can give you coaching tips and encouragement to help you improve.
Each climbing course has small group numbers. This means that everyone gets more climbing time as well as learning from others. Our aim is to keep the day flexible which allows us to tailor it specifically to your needs. We will cover all safety aspects, get plenty of climbing in, look at set ups, practice belaying using different devices and answer specific questions from the group.
If you are thinking of joining this course then you should be reasonably fit and have done some indoor climbing before.
Excellent staff ratios of just 1:4
Small ratios allow much more climbing time
Opportunity for individual coaching
Develop your climbing skills and knowledge
Our Climbing Courses run from 930am - 430pm
During the course you will learn about:
Personal Climbing Equipment
Ropes, Knots & Climbing Rack
Climbing Guide Books
How to stay safe whilst climbing
Our main office is in Bakewell in the heart of the Peak District but our climbing courses usually start from Hathersage. From there it is much closer to get to some of the best crags in the country We will choose the most suitable crag depending on the weather.
After this course people have felt more confident in their own ability to look after themselves and their climbing partner.
Course Prerequisites: None
We supply Harnesses and Helmets as well as all the ropes and other technical kit that is needed. You will just need suitable clothing to keep you warm and dry for the expected weather (check a forecast for this area or call us). Its always worth carrying a waterproof or windproof jacket. You will also need sturdy footwear for the walk in and out of the crag, a packed lunch and drink. please bring your own climbing shoes or trainers to climb in or alternatively we have a limited range of climbing shoes for hire. Please call us to hire a pair for just £5.00 for each full day.