ROCK CLIMBING COURSES
Introductory Rock Climbing – 2 days of fun and excitement learning the basics of rock climbing & rappelling! Courses take place in the Canmore/Banff/Kananaskis area. 2 days. $325. Maximum 6 participants.
DATES 2023: June 17-18th, July 22-23rd, Sep 2-3rd
Sport Lead Course – 2 days learning to lead bolted rock climbs. The goal of this course is to help you become a self-sufficient and safe sport climber. Courses take place in the Canmore/Banff/Kananaskis area. 2 days. $375. Maximum 5 participants.
DATES 2023: May 6-7th, May 27-28th, July 15-16th, Aug 19-20th, Sep 16-17th
Rock Skills Course – 3 days of rock climbing skills for those who have tried climbing and want to become safe and independent climbers! Intro rock course or lots of gym climbing experience required. 3 days. $625. Maximum 4 participants.
DATES 2023: June 19-21st, July 24-26th
Trad Climbing Course – 2 days of learning to lead traditional gear climbs! Emphasis will be on proper placement of nuts and cams for protection & anchor building. Very small group sizes allow us to tailor the instruction to meet your level of skill & ambition! 2 days. $395. Maximum 4 participants.
DATES 2023: May 13-14th, July 8-9th, Aug 26-27th
Advanced Rock Skills Week – 5 day course for experienced sport climbers wanting to get into harder routes, trad climbing and multipitch! 5 days. $1195. Maximum 4 participants.
DATES 2023: May 29-June 2nd, Aug 21-25th
Glacier Travel Course – Should be considered mandatory training for anyone who plans on climbing or skiing in glaciated terrain. Choose from a scheduled weekend course or arrange your own. 2 days. $365. Maximum 6 participants.
DATES 2023: May 20-21st, June 3-4th, June 10-11th, June 24-25th, July 1-2nd, Sep 9-10th, Sep 23-24th, Sep 30-Oct 1st
Alpine Skills Course – 5 day mountaineering course designed to help you learn the skills needed to become a self-sufficient mountaineer. 5 days. $1245. Maximum 4 participants.
DATES 2023: June 12-16th, July 3-7th, Sep 11-15th
ICE CLIMBING COURSES
Introductory Ice Climbing Weekends – Never swung an ice axe? This is the place to start! No experience is necessary, just enthusiasm and a sense of adventure. Ice climbing is a sport that you may just fall in love with and the Canadian Rockies have the best ice in the world! 2 days. $345. Maximum 6 participants
DATES 2023: Jan 14-15th, 2023; Feb 11-12th, 2023(FULL); Feb 25-26th, 2023; Mar 25-26th, 2023
Intermediate Ice Climbing Weekends – The next step for those who have ice climbed a few times and want to improve their skills! 2 days. $395. Maximum 4 participants.
DATES 2022/23: Dec 3-4th, 2022; Feb 11-12th, 2023; Mar 4-5th, 2023; Mar 11-12th, 2023
Mixed Climbing Weekends – Mixed climbing has exploded in popularity in the last few years! This course will give you the skills to enjoy the mixed climbing & drytooling crags! 2 days. $395. Maximum 4 participants.
DATES 2022/23: Nov 5-6th 2022; Jan 28-29th 2023; Mar 4-5th 2023
Ice Skills Clinics – If you have done a bunch of ice climbing and want to improve your skills while progressing onto steeper climbs, this course is designed for you! Very small group sizes allow us to provide instruction that matches your skills and goals. 2 days. $395. Maximum 4 participants.
DATES 2022/23: Nov 26-27th 2022; Dec 17-18th 2022; Jan 21-22nd 2023; Feb 18-19th 2023(FULL)
Ice Skills Week – The ultimate 5 day ice climbing course for anyone with a bit of experience who wants to become a safe & skilled ice climber. Includes multipitch & lead climbing skills! 5 days. $1195. Maximum 4 participants.
DATES 2022/23: Dec 12-16th 2022(FULL); Feb 6-10th 2023(FULL); Feb 13-17th, 2023; Mar 6-10th, 2023