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2-Day Gym-to-Crag Course

Join us to get ready for outdoor climbing season! Brush up on essential skills, tips & tricks, and necessary equipment. Perfect as a refresher or as a way to up your outdoor climbing game with new skills. Topics include: Knots, Hitches, & Guidebooks, Anchor Building & Evaluation, Route & Anchor Cleaning, and Rappelling & Rope Management (*Plus crag ethics & climber impact!*).

This course consists of a Friday evening session from 6-9pm indoor at Petra Cliffs to learn, refresh, and reinforce key skills and then a full day of outdoor climbing on Saturday.

Gym to Crag can take on many forms, from taking your climbing movement onto real rock, to learning how to set up anchors, lead climb, and learn rescue systems. Gym to Crag can be done with a Private Guide any time, or by joining into an open-enrollment course. 

This course is best suited for participants with some climbing experience and a basic understanding of topr rope systems and belaying technique. If you have questions about if this course is a good fit for you please email


April 26th - April 27th 2024

*Stay tuned for more 2024 dates!

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$275 per person

Trip Details

Includes: Professional rock guide and all technical climbing equipment (harness, helmet, shoes, belay devices, ropes and all other appropriate technical equipment).

Does not include: Personal gear, food, water and clothing (see equipment list for what to bring)