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Kaf Adventures- Smith Rock Weekend

Sep 23, 2017



Join Kaf Adventures for a weekend at beautiful Smith Rock State Park. Whether you are new to climbing or looking to progress into advanced multi-pitch techniques, this is the weekend trip for you. We offer this trip as an open format climbing session where there is no set curriculum. Rather, Kaf Adventures will provide professional instructors to supervise and provide a positive and supportive learning environment. Kaf Adventures will also provide all the necessary group climbing gear, enabling you to practice without having to invest hundreds of dollars in equipment. Come with an open mind to climb, learn, and meet new friends. This trip is all about community and collaboration.


  • 18+ for adult courses or 16+ with consent from a guardian and Kaf Adventures approval.
  • 12-18 for youth courses.


  • Prior indoor rock climbing experience is necessary.
  • No outdoor rock climbing experience needed.

This is a beginner to advanced level course and the instructors will cater the curriculum to your prior experience and climbing ability.


  • Belay technique
  • Climbing movement
  • Rappelling
  • Cleaning anchors
  • Mock-leading
  • Let the guides know what you want to learn and they’ll work with you to meet your outcomes


  • 2 full days of climbing,
  • All group climbing equipment
  • Professional guidance
  • Equipment
  • World class rock climbing
  • The flexibility to experience climbing at your skill level


  • Sleeping equipment: Sleeping bags and pads
  • Personal climbing gear: Shoes, chalk, harness, and helmet
  • Appropriate layers
  • Personal backpack for the day
  • Transportation
  • Food: In an effort to keep the cost low, meals ARE NOT offered on this experience.


  • Personal climbing gear: Shoes, chalk, harness, and helmet
  • Appropriate layers
  • Personal backpack for the day

Full-service rentals are offered through the Mountain Shop upon completion of the registration process.

Transportation and times will be coordinated by email when the pre-trip announcement is sent to all registrants.

Additional Notes

Make your escape a little longer by adding Friday to your itinerary for an extra $180.
This experience needs at least three people to run. You will receive a full refund or you can pay a higher cost if there are less than three people registered.

Upcoming Events

  1. Kaf Adventures- Smith Rock Weekend

    September 23 - September 24
  2. Kaf Adventures- Smith Rock Weekend

    October 14 - October 15
  3. Tanzania and Mount Kilimanjaro at Evolution Healthcare and Fitness

    October 18 @ 7:15 pm - 8:30 pm
  4. Snowvana!

    October 20 @ 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm

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