About the Course
Are you a gym climber? Are you interested in climbing more outside? Do you want some fundamental and professional advice before making the leap into the great unknown? If you answered yes to 2 or more of these questions, this course could be the one for you. The Intro to Sport Climbing Course is great for climbers who already know how to climb, belay, and top rope. This class includes discussion on climbing equipment, lead climbing (by way of mock leads), lead belay, safe sport anchors, anchor cleaning and rappelling. This 6 hour course is taught by a professionally certified rock climbing guide in beautiful Joshua Tree National Park. A great class for climbers seeking outdoor education. Learn responsibly, climb safe!
Rates for Instructional Courses
In efforts to make our instructional courses more accessible and affordable for aspiring outdoor climbers, we have a special discounted instructional rate of $330 for up to 3 participants. For groups of more than 3 climbers it is an additional $110/climber. Climbers are encouraged to bring their own gear to practice with, however, Stone Adventures will provide any needed rock climbing equipment at no extra cost. All courses are 6 hours long, taught by a full time professional rock climbing guide and the curriculum is up-to-date with the standards of the Professional Climbing Guide Institute (PCGI) and American Mountain Guide Association (AMGA). Last but not least, the courses are held outside in beautiful Joshua Tree National Park!