Rock Climbing

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.

Learn the essentials to safely rock climb and rappel under the supervision of a professional ACMG Guide. Experience the thrills of rock climbing and rappelling as you gain knowledge in this sport to include equipment, knots and harnesses, top-rope systems, belays, communication, rock climbing movement skills and rappel systems. This entry level course is an excellent start to begin rock climbing and rappelling outdoors. However in order for you to continue climbing outdoors on your own, you will need further training. The next levels of training would either be Basic Rock or Top Rope Anchors.

Topics Include

  • Use of guidebooks
  • History of climbing and ethics
  • Product knowledge
  • Proper use and care of equipment
  • Harnesses, Knots & Rope Management
  • Safety and hazard assessment
  • Cliff edge protocol
  • Belaying
  • Communication
  • Rock climbing movement skills
  • Rappelling

Rates

Cost: $155
Ratio: Min: 2 / Max: 6
# of Days: 1
Duration: 8:00am - 4:00pm

Group Rates

Organize a group outing with your friends! (birthdays, celebrations, staff parties, etc.)

Group Rate Discounts of 15% apply when 3 or more persons book together as a group.

Family Rates

Book as a family and save. Share this exhilarating experience with your family!
$395 – for first 3 Family Members + $65 per additional youth family member.

* Contact Us to book a group or family.
Custom dates available for group and family bookings. Call for availability.

* Contact Us to upgrade this course date to a Private or Semi-private course.

2018 Course Dates
March
Sat
Mar 17
Sat
Mar 24
Fri
Mar 30
April
Sun
Apr 1
Sun
Apr 8
Sat
Apr 14
Sat
Apr 21
Sat
Apr 28
May
Sat
May 5
Sat
May 12
Sun
May 13
Sat
May 19
Mon
May 21
Sat
May 26
June
Sat
Jun 2
Sun
Jun 10
Sat
Jun 16
Sun
Jun 24
Sat
Jun 30
July
Mon
Jul 2
Sat
Jul 7
Sat
Jul 14
Sun
Jul 15
Sun
Jul 22
Sat
Jul 28
August
Sat
Aug 4
Mon
Aug 6
Sat
Aug 11
Sun
Aug 12
Sat
Aug 18
Sat
Aug 25
Sun
Aug 26
September
Sat
Sep 1
Mon
Sep 3
Sat
Sep 8
Sun
Sep 16
Sat
Sep 22
Sun
Sep 30
October
Sat
Oct 6
Mon
Oct 8