This comprehensive rock rescue course will teach you basic rescue skills while climbing, so you can prevent a full-blown rescue. For anyone who climbs trad, this two-day course is mandatory.
Protect yourself and your partner in an emergency. Be prepared!
- Learn to escape the belay
- Learn how to set raising and lowering systems
- Learn to improvise rappels
- Learn to ascend and descend a rope
- Learn to pass a knot on rappel
- Become a trustworthy partner
Experience with basic knots, belaying and climbing commands
Price includes & Excludes:
- Trained and/or certified guide
- Group climbing gear
- Technical hardware - climbing protection, carabiners,etc
- Technical softgoods - slings, cordellette, etc
- Personal climbing gear
- Rock shoes
- Clothing, backpack and non-technical personal items
- Park Entrance Fees (where applicable)
- Rescue Insurance
- Trip Insurance
- Expenses due to unforeseen circumstances beyond the control of Colorado Mountain School
Colorado Mountain School offers a 16 bunk lodge that is conveniently located upstairs from our office and classroom in downtown Estes Park. The lodge features a full kitchen, WiFi, a lounge and hot showers. Reserve a bed now for just $40 per night (plus tax).
All of our courses can be run as custom outings. If you're interested in a course, but it doesn't fit into your schedule, please check out our custom guiding options.