Trad climbing course for workaholics

4 meets 280€

This course makes the most of the evening light hours typical of the warm season and is ideal for those who struggle to take time off from work and commitments, but wish to enter the world of multi pitch routes in 'trad' style, that is, using 'nuts' and 'friends' as a protection during the climb.
In 4 evening appointments you will learn how to use the fast protections and how to reduce the risk during multi pitch climbing.

1^ evening, 5 pm-9pm: execution of a belay, how nuts and friends work, abseiling, discover the belay systems.
2^ evening, 5 pm-9pm: execution of a belay, climb as a leading climber protecting yourself with nust&friends and testing the protections just put in with intentional falls and back-up rope;
3^ evening, 5 pm-9pm: execution of a belay, climb as a leading climber protecting yourself with nust&friends and testing the protections just put in with intentional falls and back-up rope;
4^ evening, 5 pm-9pm: a traditional multi-pitch route on the limestone of the Valle dei Laghi.

Required grade: 5b / c, 6a as leading climber.

When

1^ course May, 24, 27, 31, Jun 3;
2^ course Jun, 7, 10, 14, 17;


Where

Trento and Valle dei laghi

Equipment

harness, helmet, atc reverso or giga jul mega jul brake, daisy chain, 3-4 screw biners, kevlar for machard knot; if you have any, bring your friends and nuts, hammer and nails, head-torch (rentable).

Cost

300€

Participants

min. 4 / max 8 people

Clothing

suitable for the season and the weather, gore-tex or windproof jacket always recommended.