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Class Size: 3-6

Operating on a non-discriminating basis under Special Use Permit, Tahoe National Forest.
Beginning Rock Courses  

The Next Move   Step 2
Donner Pass

This course is lots of fun and great for building confidence and honing technique while top-roped. Perfect for those who have climbed in a gym, are belay qualified and are ready to take their skills outside on real rock. Return students are always welcome.

Skills covered will include:
  • Steeper face climbing techniques
  • Crack climbing of various widths
  • Combining crack and face climbing techniques
  • Resting and moving more efficiently on steeper climbs
  • More complex top rope anchoring setups
  • Steeper, more exposed rappel with self-belay safety
Climbing difficulty from 5.5 - 5.9 or 5.10a

REGISTER EARLY >>> Please call the office during business hours (M-F 1-5pm) to confirm your place on a course
Cost: $155

June 5, 2016  (Sun)
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Oct 9, 2016  (Sun)

Registration must be completed by 5pm Friday for Sunday's course.

  • Harness tie-in with figure eight knot
  • Basic belaying - holding a fall, lowering with a standard belay device
  • Climbing 5.6 on a top-rope
  • Basic rappel (optional)

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