Beginner Rock Climbing
Pre-Scheduled Course Dates: Also available as daily private courses.
September 14 – 16, 2012
September 23, 2012
October 4, 2012
October 20, 2012
All pre-scheduled courses are 8am to 4pm
Open Enrollment Course Rate: Minimum of 3 total participants required.
$585 per person – 3 day course
$195 per person – 1 day course
See below for rates on our daily private courses.
Beginner rock climbing in Colorado with one of our professional guides is a great way to build a foundation of basic rock climbing skills. From low angled slabs to featured walls and crack climbs, Apex offers an excellent selection of beginner rock climbing routes.
Apex has taught skills and rock climbing in Vail to thousands of individuals, including families, couples and group rock climbers. Increase your confidence through a beginner course with Apex, as your professional guide gains your trust and supports you through the process of learning how to rock climb.
After an orientation, we’ll warm up on low angle climbing routes, developing fundamental skills before moving on to graduated techniques tailored to your interests and goals. We can also provide an intermediate rock climbing course for those desiring to further their technical rock climbing skills and knowledge.
In our beginner rock climbing course, topics may include:
• basics of gear, and how to use it
• tying simple knots
• safe belaying and lowering
• proper communication
• how to rock climb; movement and technique
• how to rappel
“Our guide was super patient and did an awesome job of explaining everything. Each climber got personal attention. This was a great experience.”
- Genise Hallowell
Apex’s beginner rock climbing course is offered to all age, ability, and fitness levels. No experience is necessary for this introduction to Colorado rock climbing. Transportation to and from your doorstep, a private guide, and all the technical rock climbing gear you will need (rock climbing shoes, ropes, helmets, harnesses, etc.) are included.
Choose #1 recommended Apex for your beginner rock climbing course, and see why so many clients have experienced the rewarding adventure of climbing through Apex’s beginner rock climbing outing. Satisfaction guaranteed.
Daily rates for private courses:
5 ppl: $120 ea
4 ppl: $130 ea
3 ppl: $145 ea
2 ppl: $175 ea
1 person: $290
Pricing is per person, day (8am-12pm or 1pm-5pm), per guide. Max ratio is 1 guide to 5 clients.
Advanced reservations are recommended, not required. Some personal items provided by participant(s); see our gear list.
Ready to sign up? Register below and an Apex representative will contact you shortly to confirm your reservation. You may also call (970) 949-9111 or use our contact page.