MOURNES - Introduction To Rock Climbing (2 Day) (1)
Time & Location
About The Event
Activity Length: Two Full Days - 7 hours a day
Activity Price pp: £160
Activity Location: Mourne Mountains - specific location will be discussed a few days before event due to variability in weather
Perfect For: Beginners, Novices
Have you tried our Rock Climbing Experience day already? Or maybe you just want to start your climbing life by learning straight away the basic skills needed to follow - or 'second' - a more experienced friend. If this sounds like you then look here for more info.
Our Introduction To Rock Climbing course will leave you with the necessary skills to be a competent 'second' in a climbing pair. No prior climbing experience is necessary however a little experience is recommended to get the most from the two days.
Topics that may be covered (experience dependent):
Introduction to equipment
Attaching to the rope
Introduction to climbing calls
Introduction to belaying & the belay system
Introduction to lead belaying
Roles of the 'second' in a climbing pair
Safety in the mountains & weather
All technical equipment is provided, but you should bring hiking boots, plenty of layers, waterproofs, a packed lunch and water. A detailed kit list will follow after booking.