About Us

About Us

Why Choose Skaha Rock Adventures Ltd?

  • Longevity - Skaha Rock Adventures Ltd. is the BC Interiors' premier rock climbing school, providing unparalleled instruction and guiding services since 1993.
  • Experience - Russ Turner, owner/lead ACMG Guide has 41 years of instructional experience in ski, mountain and rock disciplines.
  • Professionalism - All of our experienced Guides are certified members of the Association of Canadian Mountain Guides.
  • History - We have delivered more than 50,000 client days of training over the past 28 years.
  • Safety - We have an impeccably clean safety record.
  • Value - The majority of our programs are guaranteed to run with a minimum of two participants, providing you with outstanding, personalized training for the best value possible.
  • Personalized Service - We are fastidious about each and every Guests' experience. For example, all of our helmets are sanitized each and every day they go into the field while all of our ropes are washed every 3-5 days for cleanliness.
  • Training Sites - Skaha Rock Adventures has invested 3,800 volunteer hours developing new climbs and superb training sites for each specific training program we offer. These are now recognized as some of the best training sites in North America.
  • Climbers Access & Community Service - As an active supporter of Pentictons' climbing community since 1993, we continue to be an effective member on committees in order to help preserve climbers' access to Skaha Bluffs Provincial Park.
  • Weather Conditions - Skaha Bluffs & Cathedral Lakes Provincial Parks boast the driest weather conditions and the longest rock and alpine climbing seasons in Canada.
  • Group Adventure Training - We specialize in teen group and corporate adventure training to include rock climbing, high angle ropes courses, backpacking and alpine rock climbing programs.