Rock climbing

Basic course 3

Would you like learn to climb autonomously on outdoor rock?

This course will allow you to learn about the material and rope techniques necessary for climbing single pitch routes on natural cliffs. Risk management and problem shooting will also be addressed during the course.

 

Course content
• During the first day: introduction to cliff climbing with a presentation of general principles, equipment and rope techniques necessary for single pitch outdoor rock climbing. Application of the techniques and discover climbing on natural rock.
• During the second day: repetition of techniques, improvement of skills and deepening of knowledge. Various complementary techniques, useful to the practice of climbing in a natural environment. Also details of the equipment in place on the cliff will be taught.
Duration
Two days at the cliff
Prerequisites
Have completed Basic Course 2 or equivalent knowledge and experience.
Program and Course Location
The sites planned for the outdoor climbing days are communicated by the instructor 2 days before the course. In case of unfavorable weather, the cliff days can take place in one of our climbing gyms.
Inscriptions
Registration can be made on our climbing site no later than 1 day before the course.
Payment
By invoice. See the Terms and Conditions for more information.
Other expenses
Are highlighted in the Course Details.
Cancellation
We advise you to take out cancellation insurance, otherwise the cancellation fees are your responsibility (sickness, accident, ...). See the Terms and Conditions for more information.
Travel
It is your responsibility to arrive at the climbing site. Carpooling is organised whenever possible.
Meals
Bring your own picnic lunch
To Bring
Climbing equipment can be rented free of charge at our Grimper.ch climbing gyms (Attention: prior reservation with our secretary).

Clothing:
• Softshell or fleece jacket
• Climbing pants, t-shirt and sweatshirt
• Light rain jacket, possibly rain trousers

Others:
• Sunglasses
• Sunscreen, lip cream, head covering
• Water bottle or other drink
• Flashlight (headlamp)
• Trekking shoes for the approach
• Backpack (30-40L)

Climbing equipment:
• Climbing shoes
• Climbing harness
• Belaying system
• Chalk bag
• Helmet
• Anchor sling
• 3 screwgate carabiners

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