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Traditional Climbing Course: 3 Day

Regular price
$600.00 USD
Regular price
Sale price
$600.00 USD

During our 3 day traditional climbing course participants receive a structured approach to allow a quality progression from placing gear and building anchors to multi-pitch transitions and technical descents. Climbers will feel comfortable with our  specialized lead climbing system that provides students confidence from unnecessary lead falls while providing immediate instructor feed back on gear placements, anchors, and movement. 

Course Locations Include: Mount Erie, Vantage, or Index



Learning Outcomes

  • To place traditional rock protection
  • Build anchors
  • Lead climb
  • Belay leaders
  • Take lead falls
  • Multi-pitch transitions
  • Rappelling
  • Introduction to rock rescue
  • Improvised natural anchors

Best for

  • Climbers that are comfortable climbing indoors 5.6 or higher



We offer traditional climbing courses in these great venues. Contact us directly to customize your course or trip.


Eldorado Canyon

Boulder Canyon

Clear Creek Canyon 

Lumpy Ridge 



Indian Creek


Red Rock Conservation Area

Gear List



Base Layer



Wicking Top

O.R. Echo Tee

O.R. Echo Tee




Mid Layer



Wind Shirt

O.R. Helium Wind Hoodie Jacket

O.R. Helium Wind Hooded Jacket

Fleece Jacket

O.R. Trailmix Full Zip Hoodie

O.R. Trailmix Full Zip Hoodie




Soft Shell Pants or Shorts

O.R. Ferrosi Pants

O.R. Ferrosi Pants

Sun Hat

O.R. Swift Cap

O.R. Swift Cap

Lightweight Belay Gloves

O.R. Splitter Work Gloves

O.R. Splitter Work Gloves

Personal Gear

Climbing  Pack 35L


Approach Shoes

Salewa Wildfire

Salewa Wildfire


BD Storm

Water Bottles

2 1L Wide Mouth or Hydration system



Personal Items

Adjustable Trekking Pole (Optional)


Lip Balm

SPF 15+


SPF 25+ waterproof

Face Mask (surgical)


Hand sanitizer

Travel Size

Small 1st aid

Band aids, blister kit, aspirin, ibuprofen, medications

Climbing Gear

Climbing Helmet

BD Vector

Climbing Harness-

BD Momentum

Climbing Shoes-

T.C. Pro

Hand Jammies/ Crack Gloves

O.R. Splitter Crack Gloves

4 x Locking Carabiners

1 HMS Locking Carabiner

Locking Carabiners

BD Lockrock Screw Gate Locking Carabiner

1 x 6-meter x 7mm Cordelette


1 x 3-meter x 6mm cord




1 x double length runner 120cm

Nylon Runners

Optional Items

Summit pack –25 to 30-Liter

Exped Summit Lite 25





Cancellation Policy

Domestic trips and courses cancelled more than 21 days before the start date will be refunded minus 3% and $75 processing fee. Cancellations 20 days or less in advance of the start date will be given a Guided Exposure Credit, minus a $75 processing fee. Cancelling a trip or course in 13 days or less of the start date will not be refunded. International trips have a 90 day cancellation policy.

Domestic Cancellation Policy
21 or more days before course or trip Full Refund minus 3% & $75 processing fee
20 to 14 days before course or trip Guided Exposure Credit minus $75 fee 
13 or less before course start No Refund


   International & Trips Abroad: Japan & Alaska
90 days before trip departure  Full Refund minus 3% & $75 processing fee
89 to 60 days before trip  Guided Exposure Credit minus $75 fee
59 days or less before trip departure  No Refund