This is an introductory course to the adventure sport of rock climbing. Our experienced staff will guide you through the fundamentals of the sport at some fantastic climbing locations in the eastern Rockies. You'll get to climb at sites such as Kootenay Plains, Abraham Slabs, Hidden Quartzite and others in the David Thompson Corridor. A strong emphasis will be put on safety, ensuring a fun, challenging yet safe experience for all.
Skills that will be taught include:
- Belay technique
- Knot tying
- Rope handling
- Face climbing technique
- Slab climbing technique
- Basic anchor theory
No prior experience is necessary. For teens 11 – 14 years old.
|August 7-12, 2016||$375 ($395 after May 1)|
Frontier Lodge is now offering registration and pickup in Red Deer! Meet us at Crossroads Church on the first Sunday of camp from 1:30-2pm to save time and money on driving to Nordegg. Cost for Red Deer registration and pickup is $10, you MUST register for this option no later than 3 weeks prior to the camp start-date and it can be done through your registration form or by connecting with us at firstname.lastname@example.org or 403-721-2202.
*A minimum of 6 people is required to run the shuttle. If the shuttle for your camp is cancelled you will be notified 2 weeks prior.
Red Deer registration and pick up for this camp is available on Sunday, August 7th from 1:30-2pm