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Learn to Lead Climb Outdoors

  • Aug 17, 2014 · 9:00 AM
  • Exit 38

Want to get outside and further your sport climbing career by learning to lead?

KAF Outdoor Sport Lead Climbing

Do you want to take lead climbing from the gym to the crag, or progress from beginner routes to intermediate climbs?

If the answer is yes, join KAF instructors to recieve personal instruction on how to safely lead climb. You will expand your basic climbing skills by gaining knowledge about topics like gear and knots, lead belaying, lead climbing, how to build and clean an anchor, rappelling, and how to consciously fall.

Essential skills you will learn include:

Introduction to sport climbing gear, and purchase recommendations

Introduction to sport climbing history/ethics

Review of basic climbing knots

Proper clipping techniques

Lead belay technique (ATC & Grigri)

Basic anchor construction for bolted sport anchors

How to safely clean and rappel from a bolted sport anchor

How to fall safely

Mental tricks for lead climbing

Climbing LNT/Ethics

Climbing Movement

Lead Climbing Technique

Guide Books

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