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Class size: 3-4

Operating on a non-discriminating basis under Special Use Permit, Tahoe National Forest.

Sport/Face Climbing    Step 7
Donner Pass

You'll learn sport climbing techniques (bolt protected face climbing routes) including movement skills, resting effectively while clipping protection bolts correctly, belaying a leader effectively, using belay commands in the sport climbing genre and lowering safely.

Skills covered will include:
  • Hand and foot hold position transfer
  • Transferring body position while moving through
  • Dynamic movement
  • Creating momentum to move through
  • Utilizing the "dead point"
  • Strategies for "onsight flash", "red pointing" and "working" a sport route
  • Stick clipping the first bolt
  • Clipping bolts and quick draws correctly
  • Lowering and cleaning top anchors
  • Cleaning a route from the top anchor and tramming

Contact Us To Book
877 686 2546

Cost: Custom rates 

Dates: Custom dates through mid October


  • Belaying a lead climber
  • Climbing 5.8 or greater on a top-rope

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