Intro to Multipitch Climbing | Aviemore, Cairngorms, Scotland | Scottish Rock & Water

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ROCK CLIMBING

INTRO TO MULTI-PITCH CLIMBING

Location

Aviemore, Cairngorms, Scotland

Grade

Moderate - 5

Duration

2 days

Participants

Min: 2 Max: 2

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Learning how to look after you and your partner on longer climbs can a be very rewarding experience. With our multi-pitch intro, we will give you the skills, techniques and knowledge of how to keep climbing safely & efficiently. To achieve this, we will focus on solid anchor setups, stance and rope management which will maintain the flow and overall enjoyment while climbing those sought after routes! Having some previous outdoor climbing experience is desirable but not essential.

COURSE HIGHLIGHTS

How to safely and effectively belay leader & second

Learn the skills to assess and select appropriate traditional leader

placed protection

How to attach to multi-point anchors with the rope

How effectively manage your stance to minimise rope tangles

Retreating from multi-pitch climbs demonstrating the use of a variety of anchors

Coaching on technique and movement

What's included?

  Highly experienced & qualified guide

  On-course transport

  Harness

  Helmet 

  Ropes

  All Climbing hardware

  Local climbing guidebook

  Group shelter

 First Aid kit

What's not included?

✗  Course Insurance

What do I need to bring?

  • A pair comfortable, waterproof walking boots or shoes

  • Quality, breathable waterproof jacket and trousers. Gore-tex or similar

  • Spare insulating layer

  • Walking socks

  • Walking trousers (synthetic materials; jeans or similar are not suitable)

  • Water bottle or flask

  • Rucksack 30-40 ltr

  • Hat & waterproof gloves

  • Lunch, plus a little spare food

  • Sunglasses & sun cream (you just never know!)

  • Waterproof case for phone i.e. zip-lock bag

  • Personal medications

What else can we provide?

  • Pick up & drop-offs

  • Accommodation 

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+44(0)1540 368138

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