Basecamp is once again offering our unique Gym to Crag Transitional Programming, designed to provide you with the fundamentals needed to transition your climbing skills outdoors. This 3 part course (3 x 2.5 hours) is designed for experienced lead climbers ready to make the transition outdoors. The course will cover such topics as Crag Etiquette, Anchor Building, Rappelling and much more. We require a minimum amount of climbing and belaying experience to register for the course. All potential participants must undergo an Advanced Lead Skills test before registration can be completed. This can be completed during most days between 10am to 9pm.
Participants also need a minimum amount of personal gear, all of which is listed below.Basics:
6 months leading (if 2 or 3 sessions per week)
1 year leading (if 1 or 2 sessions per week)
Up to 4 people
Must be within 50lbs of other climbers
3 sessions at 2.5 hours each
Participants will be required to pass a lead test before the classes can beginRequired Gear:
4 Locking Carabiners
1m of 6mm Cordelette (For Friction Knots)
PAS (Not a Daisy Chain!)
2 Nonlocking Carabiners (1 Straight 1 Bent)
8 QuickDraws (12 Recommended)
Stick Clip (Super clip highly recommended - 10% Discount here)
If you're interested in taking our Learn to Climb Outdoors course, please fill out our online form below, once it is completed we will get back to you with potential booking dates as soon as possible.