Event Category: Climbing

  • NOTE: Course is now FULL Summary We are excited to offer the Introduction to Mountaineering (ITM) course this season as an alternative to the our traditional Basic Mountaineering Course (BMC) given ongoing COVID-19 restrictions. This one weekend course is designed for new club members (novice climbers/mountaineers) to learn the skills necessary for safe travel in […]

  • Building trad anchors is a complex skill that seems to me best to practise on mock lead. The plan is to aim to be at the Smoke Bluffs by 1:00 PM and to go to Call It a Day, a secluded crag with three climbs at 5.6, one climb at 5.7, and highly featured rock. […]

  • Meet at St. Davids at 2:00 PM, climb in the Smoke Bluffs until shortly before dark, and head back. Crag TBA depending on our collective levels of experience: – Call it a Day (3 routes at 5.6, 1 at 5.7): as a beginner, I am keen to explore this crag – Neat and Cool (tons […]

  • Meet a new climbing partner. We will do a quick introduction of the group and a belay refresher. Top roping and anchor building experience required. Bring your own rope and climbing gear. In the comments add a description of the grade and type of climbing you are interested in. We will do a quick belay […]