Learn to Lead Trad

Learning to lead traditional routes properly is one of the best investments a climber can make.  This two-day course is packed with vital instruction and practice.  Upon completion, you will be better prepared to tie into the sharp end of the rope in Eldo, Yosemite, or wherever your climbing career takes you.

You will:

  • Avoid beginner mistakes and break bad habits
  • Set bombproof anchors
  • Evaluate hazards thoroughly
  • Understand route-finding issues
  • Place quality protection
  • Learn basic rescue techniques