Gym-to-Crag Clinic

Gym-to-Crag clinics are for gym climbers who are experienced with gym climbing, and have perhaps even climbed a bit outdoors. In this clinic you'll build on the foundation of skills that you've built in the gym, and learn to translate those into an outdoor setting where the    …course details

Ryan Wopschall

Ryan grew up in California and spent nearly every summer since he was two years old in Yosemite Valley or backpacking through the Sierra. He started climbing while studying geology at the University of California Santa Barbara, making use of the hillside crags and then    …course details

Elliott Reed

Elliott's first climbing experience was with his older brother in the Tahoe-area when he was 13. After that, he knew he wanted to learn more about climbing and mountaineering. While studying Forestry at the University of Montana, Elliott expanded his experience in    …course details

Brandon Seymore

Brandon started climbing in the beautiful Adirondack Mountains in northern New York, where he grew up. After finishing his college studies in Outdoor Recreation Leadership, Brandon packed up his belongings and set out for the major ranges of the American West. Along the way    …course details

Chris Marshall

Chris Marshall has been guiding and instructing in the mountains since 2006. He earned a BA in Wilderness Leadership and Geography from Prescott College in 2005, and a MA in Experiential Education from Prescott College in 2011.  He worked as an Associate Faculty member for    …course details

Marsupial Crags

Come explore this little known area adjacent to Smith Rock State Park. We have recently acquired a permit to guide here, and the terrain is excellent for multi-pitch climbing to the many summit pinnacles. We have found that this area lends itself to great training for alpine    …course details

Red Rocks

Never-ending multipitch, adventure climbing. desert cracks and endless face-holds. This is what comes to mind when climbers start daydreaming about Red Rock Canyon, Nevada. Red Rocks is one of the premier fall, winter and spring climbing areas in the United States. The area    …course details

Basic Rock Climbing Course

Basic rock climbing is for beginners who want to learn to rock climb, and for intermediate climbers who want to practice movement skills and learn new techniques from our professional climbing guides in the world-class climbing venue of Smith Rock State Park. Our rock    …course details

Intermediate Rock Climbing Course

Take your rock climbing skills  and technique to the next level with the Intermediate Rock Climbing Course. You and your guide will find routes to expand your abilities - generally longer and more difficult climbs than you've done in the past. You'll also learn about rock    …course details

One Day Lead Climbing Course

Learning to lead climb is the culmination of skills within the discipline of rock climbing. This course has been designed to teach the basics of leading to climbers who already have a solid foundation of movement skills and rope-management. It is ideal for climbers who have    …course details