Rock Climbing

Experienced, professional Association of Canadian Mountain Guides provide exceptional half, single and multi-day training programs for novice to advanced climbers. Featuring some of the best training sites in Canada, we offer you personalized service for the best value in the industry. Families welcome and Group Rates available. Please note that because of the COVID 19 crisis and the need to protect our clients' and Guides' health, we will continue to offer Custom Courses into the summer of 2021. Custom Courses include Private, Semi-private (couples or close friends for example), Families and close-knit Groups of friends. For your health's sake and for ours, we will not expect you to register into a course with a group of strangers. You can still book a course for two or more participants using our websites' online calendar course selection, but for Private and Family programs we ask you to contact our office directly at 250-493-1765 to register for a course. Please email us if you have any questions at Enable JavaScript to view protected content.

  • Rock 1 - Introduction to Rock Climbing & Rappelling

    Rock 1 - Introduction to Rock Climbing & Rappelling

    Discover the rewards of rock climbing and rappelling amongst the beautiful cliffs and canyons of Skaha Bluffs Provincial Park.

    Novice Family Friendly
  • Rock 2 - Top Rope Anchors

    Rock 2 - Top Rope Anchors

    Learn the necessary skills to safely protect yourself in order to build, belay, climb and rappel from your own sound top-rope anchor systems.

    Novice Intermediate
  • Rock 3 - Sport Lead Climbing

    Rock 3 - Sport Lead Climbing

    Enjoy the thrills while safely managing the risks of learning to lead climb single and/or multi-pitch, bolted sport routes.

    Intermediate
  • Rock 4 - Placement Protection Lead Climbing

    Rock 4 - Placement Protection Lead Climbing

    Empower yourself with the knowledge to begin safely lead climbing placement protection routes.

    Intermediate Advanced
  • 5hrs
    5.5 Hr - Freedom 55+

    5.5 Hr - Freedom 55+

    Rock climbing can be a perfect yoga style activity that is well suited for active seniors. Like yoga, graceful movement skills are developed in a fun, healthy and supportive, social environment. This popular, low-impact sport will develop strength, stamina and mental clarity, with an emphasis on having fun with like-minded folks at the same time!

    Novice
  • Rock 5 - Rock Rescue

    Rock 5 - Rock Rescue

    Gain the skills to successfully facilitate an improvised rock rescue.

    Intermediate Advanced
  • 2- Day Basic Rock

    2- Day Basic Rock

    Basic Rock enables you to begin building, rappelling and rock climbing from your own top-rope anchor systems. These building blocks, together with effective belay and communication skills will give you a solid foundation to begin climbing outdoors safely. This course combines Rock 1 & 2 training modules.

    Novice Intermediate
  • 2-Day Accelerator Rock

    2-Day Accelerator Rock

    Accelerator Rock is our most popular course, combining top roping, rappelling and sport lead climbing skill sets. This is the perfect course for gym climbers wanting to safely transition into outdoor climbing, which combines Rock 2 & 3 training modules.

    Intermediate
  • 3-Day Complete Rock

    3-Day Complete Rock

    Complete Rock will enable you to become a proficient top-rope and sport lead climber. This course combines Rock 1, 2 & 3 training modules.

    Novice Intermediate
  • 3-Day Total Rock

    3-Day Total Rock

    Total Rock is the absolute package to begin top-roping, rappelling, sport lead and placement protection lead climbing. It combines Rock 2, 3 & 4 training modules.

    Intermediate Advanced
  • 5hrs
    5.5 Hr - Rappel Sampler

    5.5 Hr - Rappel Sampler

    Experience the thrills, challenges and rewards while rappelling amongst the beautiful cliffs and canyons of Skaha Bluffs Provincial Park.

    Novice Family Friendly
  • 5hrs
    5.5 Hr - Top Rope Anchors Refresher Clinics

    5.5 Hr - Top Rope Anchors Refresher Clinics

    Review the skills that will allow you to safely protect yourself in order to approach a cliff edge, build, rappel and climb from sound top-rope anchor systems.

    Intermediate
  • 5hrs
    5.5 Hr - Rock Climbing Sampler

    5.5 Hr - Rock Climbing Sampler

    Experience the thrills, challenges and rewards of rock climbing amongst the beautiful cliffs and canyons of Skaha Bluffs Provincial Park.

    Novice Family Friendly
  • Private / Semi-Private Guide

    Private / Semi-Private Guide

    A Private or Semi-private day offers personalized instruction to augment your current skills or it can offer you a day of guided climbing on some of Skaha Bluffs' classic routes.

    Novice Intermediate Advanced Family Friendly