Women's Introduction to Outdoor Rock Climbing

9:00am3:00pm

$109 for REI Members

$129 for non-members

Overview

  • Fitness level 2 Easy Active
  • Skill level 1 Beginner
  • Minimum age 14
  • Group size 6 people
  • Instructor REI AMGA Certified Climbing Instructor

Join REI to learn the fundamentals of outdoor rock climbing in this hands-on experience. We'll focus on building the skills you need to continue your climbing journey, including proper belay techniques to keep your fellow women climbers protected while they're off the ground. We'll cover necessary knots and give you the chance to practice basic outdoor climbing techniques, with some personalized instruction along the way. REI will provide all of the necessary climbing equipment for this great first-time experience.

  • Learn how to belay other climbers while they're off the ground
  • Learn to tie the basic climbing knots and practice good rope management
  • Learn the basics of climbing movement and technique
  • Practice your new skills with ample opportunities to climb multiple outdoor climbing routes
  • Anyone under 18 must be accompanied by a parent or responsible adult

What to bring with you

Map image of Red Rocks Climbing Area

More directions and information

Redrock, off Highway 128, is a quality climbing area in Gloucester, MA. Here you'll find top-rope routes up to 60 feet high, including cracks, laybacks, and slab!