The one-hour course is the perfect place to teach you the basics of climbing and helps you ‘learn the ropes’ with a comprehensive introduction to belaying technique that can be used to climb at Triangle Rock Club. Our lesson includes a tutorial on proper top rope belay technique and how to properly use climbing equipment. This class will give you all the tools you’ll need to take the Top Rope Belay Check! All equipment is provided, and participants receive a one-week pass with free rental gear.
Reservations are required and these classes fill up quickly, so be sure to sign up soon. Payment in full is required at the time of registration.
Our Intro to Bouldering class provides a broader overview of basic climbing concepts and an introduction to bouldering. Participants learn about climbing grades, shoe technology, basic movement techniques, and bouldering/spotting safety. Intro to Bouldering is designed to provide participants new to indoor climbing a fuller picture of the styles and disciplines of climbing.
Get an introduction to sport lead climbing with Triangle Rock Club’s Intro to Lead Climbing class. This two-part class should come after you have successfully completed our Intro to Rope Climbing and we recommend that participants are comfortable climbing a 5.9 on top rope.
The first two-hour session covers the intricacies of lead climbing, including clipping quick-draws correctly. Session two concentrates on safe belaying, efficient energy conservation and how to take a lead fall. A strong emphasis will be placed on efficiency and risk management. After taking this course most participants should successfully pass our Lead Climbing Check.