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Kaf Adventures- Rock Climbing: Advanced

October 22, 2017


$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
Belay technique
Belaying from above with an auto-locking or assisted breaking device
Constructing anchors when accessing from below and above
INCLUDED 8 hours expert instruction
Kaf Resources
Static rope
Climbing Rope
Anchor materials
Traditional climbing rack (active and passive)
Mock-leading practice
NOT INCLUDED Transportation
Personal clothing
Climbing shoes
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.



October 22, 2017


Kaf Adventures


Smith Rock State Park