IS THIS COURSE FOR YOU?

If you already climb multi-pitch rock routes (or want to start), but are not sure about what to do when things don’t go as planned, then this course is for you.

LOCATION

Revelstoke is a great location to learn about rock rescue due to the short approaches and steep rock.

OBJECTIVES

Learn basic rock rescue skills:

  • Escaping the belay
  • 3:1 hauling system
  • Rope ascending
  • Tandem rappel
  • Lowering

There will also be time for you to ask questions and for us to learn how to solve various common problems. 

EQUIPMENT

Please bring the following personal equipment:

  • Helmet
  • Harness
  • Rock shoes
  • One 60-70m single climbing rope
  • Belay device
  • 6 x locking carabiners
  • 2 x 120cm slings
  • 3 x non-locking carabiners
  • 6-10 x quickdraws
  • 2 x 5m long x 6-7mm accessory cord
  • 1 x personal prussik (eg. 1.8m x 6mm accessory cord)
  • Optional: old shorter ropes so you don’t ruin your nice ones

DATES AND PRICE

  • June 26th 2021                           $150 + GST

Please make sure you have read through my booking conditions before making a payment. Email money transfers are my preferred method of payment, otherwise please contact me for credit card/paypal payments.