[About our Guides]
[Prices & Booking]
"Thanks J for being
a great instructor! I can say that, without a doubt, I'll be climbing
again in the future!"
Shawn - Calgary, AB
Intro Rock Course Blog posting:
This course is the perfect way to get introduced to the sport of rock
climbing in a fun and safe manner. A professional guide will teach you
what you need to know and help you have a great time on this two day
Cost: $280 + GST
- June 16-17th (FULL)
- July 14-15th
- Aug 25-26th
Maximum Group Size: 6
& Time: 8:00am in
Canmore (details will be sent out upon registration)
Available May - October for groups of 1 to 25. Inquire for pricing.
- A non-refundable
deposit of $100 is required to book your spot on this course. E-mail us
and we will provide you with an electronic invoice which can be paid
online, easily and securely, using a credit card number or PayPal
Alternately, mail us a cheque for $100. (Canadian Rockies Alpine
Guides, Box 40087, Canmore, AB, T1W 3H9)
- Remainder is due
2 weeks before course and can be paid using the same methods.
- After driving to a nearby crag, we will start the day with learning
the basics of safety, equipment use, belaying, and of course climbing.
Throughout the day all participants will have the chance to do lots and
lots of climbing with guidance and instruction throughout.
2 - We will spend the second day
at a different climbing area and continue to work on climbing technique
and skills while having fun using the skills learned on day 1. There
will be the opportunity to try rappelling down a rope as well!
Day 3 - Multipitch Ascent:
Course participants can add on a day of multipitch climbing in groups
of 1 or 2 people. On the day after the course, this is offered at a
discounted rate of $400 for 1 person, $225 each for 2 people. Please
request this option in advance. See the[rock]
page for more information on guided ascents.
Use of all climbing equipment is provided at no extra charge. However,
feel free to bring your own gear if you have it! Rental and purchase
information for clothing & personal items can be found here.
Back of The Lake -
just one of the Rockies beautiful rock climbing destinations.
- Small Pack (20 +
litres) - available for loan
- Warm sweater or
- Rain Jacket
- Water Bottle