Rock Climbing Courses Programs
Avalanche Skills Level 1
Intro to Ice Climbing
Dec. 20-22, 2013
Avalanche Skills Level 2
January 18-20, 2014
Ski Rogers Pass
Ski Touring Bascamp
March 10-13, 2014
Heli-drop from Nelson
Ice Creek Lodge
March 21-28, 2014
April 15-23, 2014
Chamonix to Zermatt
May 17-June 7, 2014
St-Elias - Yukon
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Rock Climbing Courses
Maximize your learning potential, join one of our multi-level rock climbing courses…
Throughout the summer months, Summit Mountain Guides offers rock climbing courses in the Nelson area, Squamish, the Canadian Rockies, Skaha and a variety of other BC interior rock climbing destination. Please browse some of regular venues below or contact us for a custom trip and more information.
Whether you are interested in trying this exciting activity or have a specific learning goal we offer beginner to advanced rock climbing courses for individuals, families and groups.
Topics covered include basic climbing knots, movement skills, equipment use, top rope climbing techniques and general crag safety.
On the two day program, you will learn personalized movement skills, basic anchor construction and rappelling while climbing as much rock as possible.
The “Rock Skills Series” is the centerpiece of our advanced rock climbing programs. It is a 1 to 3 day comprehensive series designed for intermediate to advance climbers interested in broadening their skills.
Some of the skills covered through the Rock Skills Series include: Lead Climbing & Advanced Movement Skills, Traditional Equipment & Improvised Anchors and Multi-Pitch Climbing Systems.
Whether you are interested in a particular skill or want to tackle the 3 day series, you will learn modern climbing methods from qualified instructors in a safe environment.
Topics include rope ascending, escaping the belay, load transfers, raising and lowering systems along with troubleshooting various scenarios. It is best suited for Intermediate to advance climbers.
A second day focusing on more advanced rock rescue skills is also available, Contact us for more information