Intro to Rock Climbing Course and Workshop (A5)

Friday, 07 Jul 2017 00:00 – Sunday, 09 Jul 2017 23:59
Gold River Highway, British Columbia, Canada

Intended to introduce beginners to outdoor rock climbing. Course participants will learn the basic skills needed for a day of top roping at the crags including belaying, rappelling, and anchor building.

Weekend at the Crags (Crest Creek Crags)

-Three days of climbing at Crest Creek Crags in the vicinity of Gold River in Western Strathcona Park. Island Alpine Guides will be joining us on Friday 7 July for a day of formal instruction, followed by two days of an ACC-led climbing workshop. 

The classroom session in May is mandatory in order to prepare for this weekend.

COST: $115/person paid to Island Alpine Guides to pay for the day of instruction.

If interested, please email at: 

This course has been a popular offering over the past few years and it will fill up, so we're asking that participants be able to attend both the evening session and full 3-day weekend.