Outdoor Introduction to Climbing Workshop

  • Australian School of Mountaineering 166B Katoomba Street Katoomba, NSW, 2780 Australia

Full Day  Climbing Workshop                                                                                                   
Sunday 23rd October // $220                                                                                            
Katoomba, BLUE MOUNTAINS

Introduction to Outdoor Rock Climbing

This one day climbing course will introduce you to the thrill of outdoor rock climbing. You'll learn the basics of top-rope climbing while trying a range of climbing styles from slabs and faces, to cracks and overhangs, all in the beautiful Blue Mountains. You'll be taught climbing techniques to encourage efficiency, energy conservation, and fluidity. The course will cover:

  • Safety at the cliff
  • Climbing equipment and its use
  • Correct belaying technique
  • Efficient climbing techniques

On this course you’ll also learn to select and use the latest in modern abseiling and rockclimbing equipment. Throughout the day your instructors will accompany you on a special selection of graduated rockclimbs and abseils. 

This course is run by highly experienced Nationally and Internationally qualified Senior Instructors from the Australian School of Mountaineering. All specialist abseiling and climbing equipment is provided for your use. 


** Weather
Our programs can run in most weather conditions. Weather in the mountains can be very different to that in surrounding areas and Sydney. The conditions can also vary from area to area within the Blue Mountains. Your climbing activity will run unless you are informed otherwise, we will endeavour to provide as much notice as we can when a course may be postponed or cancelled. If you have any concerns regarding the weather, please call our office on (02) 4782 2014 for further advice.