Introduction to Outdoor Rock Climbing Class

9:00 AM  –  3:00 PM

Humphreys Ledge

Canceled

  • Fitness level  2: Easy Active
  • Skill level  1: Beginner
  • Minimum age: 14
  • Group size: 10
  • Instructor: AMGA Certified REI 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 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

Notes

Plan to meet your instructor at the venue, look for the REI sign! We also offer private sessions for individualized learning in a smaller group setting, at a date and time that works best for your schedule. Call us at (603) 356-0475 to inquire about rates and let us help you plan your next adventure!


Humphreys Ledge

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More directions and information

Parking is located on the sandy shoulder of West Side Road, across from the Lady Blanche house. Make sure that tires are off the pavement. There is roughly enough space for 10 vehicles to park comfortably.