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Women’s Trad Lead – 2 Day

August 17 @ 9:00 am - August 18 @ 5:00 pm

A weekend of traditional lead climbing instruction with like-minded women. Solid gear placement skills are the foundation of a long, safe leading career and open the door to many forms of climbing from pleasant single pitch cracks in the Smoke Bluffs to alpine adventures in the Bugaboos. This comprehensive program is intended for participants with a solid top-roping background who are ready to the make a significant step towards climbing independence. Instructional topics include: Crag hazards and lead climbing safety. Protection placement, evaluation and removal. Lead climbing strategy, lead belays and top-down belays. Belay station management and rope handling. Equipment


August 17 @ 9:00 am
August 18 @ 5:00 pm