Kaf Adventures- Rock Climbing: Advanced
$185 per person
Leave the quickdraws at home for this one! Further your rock skills with certified single-pitch instructors by learning as they educate you on placing traditional protection in cracks, constructing EARNEST gear anchors, and leading cracks. You will leave feeling empowered to climb traditional routes. Start your tick-list because you have a whole new set of skills as a traditional climber.
|AGES||18+ for adult courses or 16+ with consent from a guardian and Kaf approval.
12-18 for youth courses.
|PREREQUISITES||This is an advanced level rock climbing course. Any previous climbing knowledge will enhance your experience, and we request that you have a solid foundation in sport climbing at a minimum.
We recommend you have completed Rock Climbing: Beginner and Rock Climbing: Intermediate, or possess equivalent experience before registering for Rock Climbing: Advanced.
|WHAT YOU WILL LEARN||Placing traditional protection (passive and active)
Constructing multi-point, EARNEST anchors
Belaying from above with an auto-locking or assisted breaking device
Constructing anchors when accessing from below and above
|INCLUDED||8 hours expert instruction
Traditional climbing rack (active and passive)
|EQUIPMENT||Kaf will provide what is listed above.
Please bring your own personal climbing gear, and rack if you have it. This course will give you invaluable time to practice with your own gear.
You are responsible for clothes that will be comfortable while climbing in all conditions for 8 hours.
Please bring your own climbing shoes.
|RENTALS||Mountain Shop offer full-service rentals. If you need any gear, please contact us.|
|TRANSPORTATION & TIMES||Transportation and times will be coordinated by email when the pre-trip announcement is sent to all registrants. The course is scheduled to run from 9:00am-5:00pm.|