Top Rope Anchors Course
Have you been climbing in a gym and what to explore the exciting world of outdoor climbing? This one day course will get you prepared to have fun top rope climbing outdoors. The focus of the course constructing anchors for top roping, in a safer and more efficient way. You will also benefit from learning how to assess and determine the best options for setting up climbs, and managing risk in a single-pitch setting. You will learn what equipment to bring, such as climbing rope, anchoring material, climbing shoes and the little extras. This course will set you on the right path of having fun rock climbing outdoors!
The benefits from this course include:
- Learning how to decide which type of rigging to use
- Which type of climbing equipment to use
- Confidence in evaluating the set-up
- Be able to construct a variety of anchors using a cordelette, slings, or rope
- Be able to set-up ground anchors
- Evaluate the climbing site for safety
This is a one-day seminar. Participants should bring their own equipment, and to enrich your experience, AMI will provide other types of gear to experiment with. AMI will provide participants with all necessary climbing equipment for the day. Participants are responsible for their own food,water, and appropriate clothing.
Duration: 1 day
Course size: 6 participants
May 22nd Pilot Mountain State Park, NC 5 spaces
June 5th Pilot Mountain State Park, NC 6 spaces
June 15th Pilot Mountain State Park, NC 4 spaces
July 3rd Pilot Mountain State Park, NC 6 spaces
July 13th Pilot Mountain State Park, NC 6 spaces
July 31st Pilot Mountain State Park, NC 6 spaces
Private outings can also be arranged by calling the office, or booking the dates on our reservations page.