Free Member Clinic Series

These Petra Cliffs Member Clinics are FREE for Petra Cliffs pre-paid and EFT members; $15 for non-members and partner organizations. Please call Petra Cliffs to register, space is limited!

Upcoming Clinic:

Friday, May 27th: 6pm - Gym-to-Crag Transitions Skills and Member Appreciation night

May 27th marks the beginning of our summer session of free member clinics and events. This month's appreciation night will involve a Gym to Crag Transitions clinic starting at 6pm that focuses on cleaning anchors, belay escapes and belayer to climber pick-offs & rescues (clinic is $15 for non-members). Stay after the clinic for our member potluck and grill session (BYO-grillables etc)-- a great way to meet other climbers and members before the summer season starts!

* Please call the gym and register if you are planing on attending. 802-657-3872

Past Clinics:

Bouldering Clinic

Epic Outdoors Food!

Gym to Crag Transition with Steve Charest

Self Rescue Skills

  • Belay Escapes, Self and Companion Rescue
  • Pick-offs, Rope Ascension, Knots, Bends and Hitches
  • Load Transfers, Useful Devices and much much more!

Self-message Techniques with Kirsten Wiley

Bouldering with Brian Bittner

Women's Clinic with Ara Finlayson and Nadine Paffett-Lugassy

Training for Climbing with Matt McCormick

The Science of Rock Climbing with Mike Bauman
Check out adventure-science.com for more info on Mike's course outline.

Essential Rope Rescue Skills with Steve Charest