Rock Climber Powdering Hands

Price: £160 pp (minimum two people)

Activity Locations: Mournes, Dalkey Quarry

Course Length: Two Days (7 hours a day)

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.

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.

Topics that may be covered (experience dependent):


  • Introduction to equipment

  • Attaching to the rope

  • Introduction to climbing calls

  • Movement skills

  • 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.

To see these activities on programmed dates click "Upcoming Events" or to create your own program on a date that suits you click "Contact Us"

Geology Rocks Adventure Tourism


+44 (0) 7707111906

Mourne Mountains and Ireland wide

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