Anchor Building

A great first step in becoming an independent climber is learning how to build your own top anchor. This one day course will teach you pneumonic devices and take you through the basics of creating climbing anchors and placing protection. It will give you the skills needed to set up your own top-rope anchor outside and is the first step towards learning traditional climbing techniques.

Curriculum

  • Learn the tools and equipment needed to climb on your own at outdoor climbing areas.
  • Learn essential knots and how to use various climbing protection such as cams, nuts, and natural protection.
  • Gain insight and skills on how to manage your top rope site.
  • Learn the best practices for building SERENE climbing anchors and SCORED gear placements.

Price: $139.95 (member price $125.96)