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Introduction to Rock Climbing

Course Level: 
Climbing Beginners
Course Location: 
Peak District
Course Ratio: 
1:5
Course Duration: 
1 day
Price: £79.00
Course Overview: 

This introduction to outdoor rock climbing is a great starting point for those with little or no experience of rock climbing or even making the transition from indoor to outdoor climbing. The primary focus is to let you experience what this sport entails by getting you to do as much climbing as possible on a range of different climbs.

Our climbing instructors are there to support and encourage you whilst sharing their knowledge and skills to help you develop in the time available. This course would even suit people who have never climbed indoor or outdoor before or just haven’t climbed for many years and want to experience it again.

Course Benefits: 
  • Excellent staff ratios allowing more climbing time per person
  • More people to ask questions
  • Learn from each other
During the course you will learn about: 
  • Personal Climbing Equipment
  • Ropes, Knots & Climbing Rack
  • Climbing Guide Books
  • How to Belay and Lower off
  • Different Climbing Techniques

Our climbing courses start from Hathersage in the heart of the Peak District.  We meet everyone and decide which is the most suitable crag to use.

After this course people are generally ‘buzzing’ and want to come back for more.

Course Prerequisites: 

No pre-requisites for this course

Equipment Required: 

Suitable clothing to keep you warm and dry for the expected weather (check a forecast for this area or call us) carry a waterproof or windproof jacket. You will need sturdy footwear for the walk in and out of the crag, a packed lunch and drink. If you have climbing shoes please bring them or alternatively please call us to hire a pair for just £3.00.

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Client Testimonial

"“Girls Brigade Group (18ppl groups, aged 7-21years old)” Reviewed 3 weeks ago We completed a full day's activities including rock scrambling, abseiling and climbing. The instructors were..."
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