Intro to Outdoor Rock Climbing

Intro to Outdoor Rock Climbing (Year Round)

"Climb the mountains and get their good tidings." -John Muir

This course is designed for anyone who wants to experience climbing outdoors. Thrifty Adventures does have gear for smaller children! No experience is necessary. During this course you will learn basic knots, climbing techniques, safety practices and checks, as well as climbing terms and lingo needed for proper communication between climber and belayer.

Please bring the following items with you for this class:

  • Water
  • Snacks
  • Sunscreen
  • Proper foot wear, keep in mind you will be hiking to climbing locations
  • FYI - snug fitting running shoes work well for beginner climbing
  • A good attitude and sense of adventure

Location options: Crowders, Pilot, and Stone Mountain State Parks, Rocky Face Recreational Area and Pisgah National Forest

Group rates available starting for groups of 6

Shoes available for rentals for $8 a pair onsite. Please bring cash.

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