Calendar

Sep
30
Sat
Rock Warrior’s Way Outdoor Falling & Commitment Clinic @ Local Crag
Sep 30 @ 8:00 am – 5:00 pm

This outdoor clinic addresses falling directly to help improve commitment. We do progressive falling practice, followed by movement, breathing, resting, and body/mind awareness exercises. Finally, students apply everything to a goal route. Students leave understanding how to take appropriate risks and how to commit to those risks.

You’ll learn how to:

Fall safely
Give a dynamic (cushioned) belay
Break a climb into smaller risk events
Assess risks effectively
Distinguish between no- and yes-fall zones
Engage no- and yes-fall zones appropriately
Make appropriate risk decisions
Improve body and mind awareness
Rest effectively
Improve breathing
Create flow and momentum
Deal with climbing stress
Commit more deliberately
Reduce fear, and more
Pre-requisites:

Able to toprope 5.8 in a gym with no falls
Climb indoors/outdoors at least 1-2 times per week
At least 6 months of continuous climbing experience within the last year

 
$225 members/$270 non-members

 

Oct
14
Sat
Gym to Crag: How to Top Rope Outside Clinic @ Local Crag
Oct 14 @ 8:00 am – 4:00 pm

Practice proper techniques required to set up top ropes in varied outdoor settings. This is a great opportunity to take the leap from gym to the outdoor crag without having to learn how to lead climb! Must register 7 days in advance. $100 public/20% off for members!

Oct
21
Sat
Sport Climbing Clinic @ Local Crag
Oct 21 @ 8:00 am – 4:00 pm

Time to get on the sharp end! We will spend a day clipping bolts and practicing techniques required to climb and belay at a sport climbing (bolted) area. Climbers should feel comfortable top roping 5.9 before taking this class. Must register 7 days in advance. $100 public/20% off for members!

Oct
28
Sat
Traditional Climbing Clinic @ Local Crag
Oct 28 @ 8:00 am – 4:00 pm

This class puts all the pieces together – lead climbing, gear placement and anchor building. Get the skills you need to take on your trad climbing goals. Climbers should feel comfortable leading 5.9 sport before taking this class. Must register 7 days in advance. $100 public/20% off for members!

  • American Alpine Club
  • American Mountain Guides Association
  • Outdoor Industry Association
  • Climbing Wall association
  • The Access Fund
  • Flagstaff Chamber of Commerce
  • United States Forest Service