Introduction To Outdoor Rock Climbing
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A small local family business specializing in wilderness adventures, mountain exercise and professional instruction in the Colorado Rocky Mountains.
This course educates on a variety of topics, terms and methodologies used in outdoor rock climbing.
Evergreen Wilderness Guides will teach you proper belaying, climbing movement and team building as they introduce you to top rope climbing.
Topics covered and taught include:
-History of American climbing
-Climbing classes, grades, styles, and terminology
-Climbing equipment, harnesses, rope, carabiners
-Basic climbing knots, closing the system
-Belaying methods/ back up belayers
-Climber/belayer safety/ground anchors
-Climbing communication/ Sound
-Top rope climbing/ safe belays
-Lowering top rope climbers
-Rappelling technique and safety fundamentals