Guided Rock Climbing In Stowe and Smugglers’ Notch

Alex teaching the figure eight follow through tie in.

Rock Climbing 101

This half day outing is perfect for families, groups or anyone who wants to try out climbing for the first time.   The focus will be on shorter  “top roped” climbs for every ability level.  This is an excellent opportunity for those who are new to the sport. We will focus on safety, communication, technique and a variety of equipment.  All equipment included.

Duration: 3 hours

Difficulty: Easy to Moderate

Cost; $175.00 per person, 2+ people, $140.00 ea.   Maximum 4 people per guide

Rock Climbing 201

Typical top rope scenario

This course is designed to take the next step in rock climbing. Rock climbing 201 is for small groups that have a desire to bring it up a notch. We will cover equipment, route selection for your ability, multi-pitch climbing, and rappelling. You will become more confident in climbing, belaying, and working with climbing equipment. 

Anchor building using artificial gear

Rock Climbing 301

Rock Climbing 301 is traditionally a small guide to client ratio. This course is for seasoned rock climbers that want to pursue climbing without a guide. Clients should have a solid knowledge of belay and rappelling skills as well as confidence on the rock. The course is dependent on the needs of the client. Learning to lead, building anchors, aid climbing, problem solving and generally anything the client wants to learn. This course is a minimum of one day, but could be multiple days if desired. 

Rates

Full Day

Duration; 8 hours 

Difficulty; Moderate to Difficult

Private/ 1person   $250.00

Group of 2            $400.00

Group of 3            $480.00

Group of 4            $540.00

 

Half Day

Duration; 4 hours

Difficulty; Easy to Difficult 

Private 1 person  $175.00

Group of 2 to 4   $140.00 ea.

 

*Price includes all equipment