Introduction to Rock Climbing Movement Class

Description: Do you know the basics of climbing but want to improve your technique? Join our professional climbing instructors for a day of learning to improve your footwork, handwork, and body movement to advance your climbing skills! We'll help you move beyond easy climbs and into more technically challenging terrain with lots of practice time on the rock.

Skills you'll learn:

To reinforce the basic safety concepts of the climber within the climbing system with a focus on route planning and site awareness. To review and develop basic climbing foot, hand, and body positioning. To practice personal climbing movement.

Check out the gear list.

Required Legal Form:
This course requires the participant to read and sign a liability release form before participating. Please see "Required Legal Form" for the session you are registering for. You will need to print, sign and bring the form to your class.

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  • Class Details
  • Gear List

Introduction to Rock Climbing Movement Class Gear List

Gear to bring to class:


  • Water Bottle
  • Lunch & Snacks
  • Hydration Compatible Day Pack - 1000-2000 cubic inches with 70-100 oz water bladder
  • Hiking Boots


  • Energy Snacks
  • Sun Protection - Lip balm, sunscreen, wide-brim hats, etc.
  • Lip Balm/Protection
  • Rain Gear - Waterproof/resistant jacket, pants and hat.

Gear provided by REI:

  • Climbing Shoes
  • Climbing Harness
  • Climbing Helmet
  • Belay Device