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Intro to Lead Climbing

August 21 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

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First 3 Mondays or Wednesdays of the month.

Are you feeling ready for the sharp end? Our 3-part lead climbing course is an in-depth and comprehensive course detailing everything a climber needs to learn to safely lead climb and belay at Salt Pump, including gear overview, anchors overview, lead belaying, clipping techniques, rope mechanics and management, and how to fall. We’ll get in lots of climbing, too!

  • Pre-requisite: top rope belaying, comfortable climbing 5.9 or harder, 16 years of age or older
  • Includes six hours of instruction over three classes, each a week apart

SCHEDULE: 3 part series takes place the first three Wednesdays of every month from 6:30-8:30 pm.

**Consider adding the ‘Gri Gri Lead Belay Technique Course’ on the fourth Wednesday as well!**

PRICE: $120 includes day pass and rental gear for each class day ($29 value x 3). 10% discount for members.

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August 21
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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Salt Pump Climbing Company
36 Haigis Parkway
Scarborough, ME United States
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