Pura Vida Adventures next 2 Day Intro to Rock Climbing course with open enrollment (individuals welcome) is scheduled 6/16-6/17 2012.
This course is designed to provide you with competence and confidence basic rock climbing skills. It covers all skills beginning climbers should learn including proper gear and how it should be rigged, belaying and rappelling techniques, knots, prussic knots, and climbing techniques. The second day goes into natural and artificial anchor building for top rope set up. This program also allows for a sufficient amount of climbing time to gain additional climbing experience.
The course will start each morning at 8am and finish between 4-5 pm. All equipment is provided, but feel free to bring your own if you have it. This course is limited to 6 spots and only 4 spots remain so sign up today.
Mike Reardon head climbing guide at Pura Vida Adventures will be teaching the course. Mike is an AMGA certified single pitch instructor. He also serves on the board of the Carolina Climbing Coalition and is the co-author of a soon to be released climbing guide book.