|Event Type:||Rock Climbing|
|Date(s) & Time:||Sat, May 5 2012
8:00 AM (Carpool Departure: 8:00 AM *log in for location*)
|Registration Cut Off:
Fri, May 4 2012 7:00:00 PM
|Difficulty Rating:||D1: Easy|
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Members & Guests, 18 & Older Only
Registration is First-Come/First-Serve
|Number Registered So Far:||
14 (To see who's signed up, log in to the Member Area)
|Meeting at the St.David's church parking lot for
carpooling and leaving at 8 to head to the Squamish
area. Once there, drive to a crag around Squamish to
learn about climbing, have lunch and climb until
people get tired. |
|Required Items to Bring:|
-Climbing shoes (can be rented from MEC)
|Recommended Items to Bring:|
Use our Event Checklists to make sure you have everything you need.
-Weather appropriate clothing
|How to Get There:|
|Carpool to Event Distance (round trip):||140Km|
|Carpool Departure Time:||
Log in for location
Log in for directions
** Vancouver Transit Info
Approximate vehicle expense for this event is $35.00 (calculated at total Km * $0.25, effective Friday, January 18, 2019). This is based on the current provincial government rate for private vehicle use. Please pay your share of the cost to the carpool driver.
This is a 1 day course intended to give people the
basic knowledge to safely use a top rope with a
partner. The goal is to provide a safe learning
environment where people can learn the most basic
elements of outdoor rock climbing.|
- Putting on a harness
- Learning about materials used in rock
- Tying in with, and checking a figure of 8
- Belaying with an ACT device
- Communicating with climbing partners
- Basic climbing technique
- Rope coiling
- We encourage all members to follow our Etiquette Guidelines at all times while participating in ACC VA events.
Please review our Etiquette Guidelines!
Note: If you don't show up we will be very hurt!