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Learn to Lead Scrambling Course – Lake District (1 place available)

30th March 2023 @ 9:00 am - 31st March 2023 @ 5:00 pm

£225
Two climbers ascending the steep corner of the Dolmen Ridge on Glyder Fach

Who is the course for?

This course is for those with prior experience of scrambling on Grade 2 and Grade 3 routes who wish to lead their own partners on such routes. It is also a suitable course for those preparing for a first Alpine season.

What does the course cover?

  • Personal movement on Grade 2 and Grade 3 scrambles
  • Managing the rope
  • Placing protection
  • Belays – both direct and indirect
  • Moving together
  • Retreating from a route (e.g. by abseil)
  • Judgement and decision-making

What equipment is included?

As an experienced mountaineer you are likely to have all your own equipment, including all clothing and a harness and helmet. However, we can provide a harness and helmet if necessary. You are also likely to posses some of your own climbing equipment and we encourage you to bring and use it.

We will:-

  • Provide ropes and all technical climbing hardware.
  • Discuss an appropriate kit list when you book.

Details

Start:
30th March 2023 @ 9:00 am
End:
31st March 2023 @ 5:00 pm
Cost:
£225
Event Category:
Website:
https://thesummitisoptional.com/summer-mountaineering-courses/scrambling/learn-to-lead-scrambling-courses/

Organiser

The Summit is Optional
Phone
07834 883900
View Organiser Website

Venue

Lake District
Cumbria United Kingdom + Google Map