Outdoor Rock Climbing Movement Skills: Boost your climbing efficiency and fun with a day focused on gaining confidence in technique specific to outdoor climbs, Squamish style. Designed specifically to help you streamline your granite climbing progression. Ideal for those with some indoor climbing experience or with time climbing in other areas and rock types.
Topics are customized for you and your goals, with so many choices of classic climbs we can focus on these core skills of granite climbing in Squamish and the Sea to Sky:
Crack climbing - We break down the specifics of climbing cracks of all sizes with efficiency and good footwork. From finger to fist size cracks we will give you the tools to progress faster and start crack climbing confidently.
Slab climbing - With a focus on the details we remove the mystery of granite slab climbing with instruction on good footwork, body position & balance, stemming, and reading sequences to flow up climbs with confidence.
Face/Sport climbing - With dedicated time focused on efficiency of movement, advanced footwork, balance & core tension ,efficient resting on routes, and focus & planning strategies to help you flow up steep routes with confidence and intention
Package options available for those who want to combine all skills over multiple days and locations
Every effort will be made to keep to the above itinerary, but as this is adventure travel in a remote mountain region, we cannot guarantee that we will stick to this plan. Weather conditions and the health of participants can all contribute to changes. The trip leader/guide will try to ensure that the trip runs according to plan, but an easy going nature will be an asset!
Harness, helmet and rock shoes can be provided by Outdoor Explore. If you have your own, please feel free to bring them.
Transportation can be arranged from Vancouver or Whistler. Please contact us to discuss.
Please bring a lunch and snacks, plenty of water, sunscreen and sun glasses, comfortable clothing, waterproofs and warm layers, gym shoes or running shoes.
You're free to request a date that works for you! Please contact us by phone or email to reserve your trip.
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