-Individual registrations welcome -
1(760) 366-4745 or E-mail us click here
This comprehensive course encompasses a wide array of traditional (trad climbing) lead climbing skills. The topics include but are not limited to advanced protection placements and equalization techniques, racking, building multi- directional anchors, the usage of runners/ slings and cordelettes, methods of reducing rope drag, rope management, proper carabiner orientation and clipping, responsibilities of the leader and second, resting stances, hanging belays, natural hazards, complex anchoring systems, and route finding. Basic self rescue (belay escapes) and retreat techniques are also taught.
All lead climbing instruction is done while top-roped, so you can concentrate on learning the techniques. All curriculum is subject to guides discretion. If you're serious about lead climbing, this is for you!
Cost: $385 based on two to three participants. To make your reservation, Click Here! complete and submit. You will receive a confirmation by E-mail within 48 hours.
(Cost includes all climbing equipment and climbing instruction)
Maximum ratio is 3 students to 1 guide.
Prices are based on a minimum of two participants. In the event that course participant minimums are not met, options include; rescheduling, receiving a full refund or converting class into "Private Guiding" and paying private guiding rates.
All reservations are subject to the cancellation policy.
Joshua Tree Rock Climbing School maintains the necessary licenses, permits and liability insurance to operate its rock climbing instruction, rock climbing classes, rock climbing lessons, rock climbing courses, rock climbing seminars and private guiding within Joshua Tree National Park, California.
Dates in Black are "Leading Skills Climbing Instruction" courses offered on Saturday and Sunday. Dates in Red are weekedays.
Joshua Tree Rock Climbing School