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 for more info on Mike's course outline.

Essential Rope Rescue Skills with Steve Charest