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Smith Rock – Traditional Lead Climbing

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Learn  Traditional Lead Climbing at Smith Rock near Bend, Oregon

Leave the quickdraws at home and enhance your rock climbing skills with AMGA-certified single-pitch instructors or AMGA-certified rock climbing guides at Smith Rock State Park. This course focuses on placing traditional protection in cracks, constructing gear anchors, leading cracks, and mastering the art of belaying from above.

Our rock climbing excursions and tours at Smith Rock, will empower you to climb cracks at Index, explore vertical terrain above Washington Pass, and adventure into the backcountry of the North Cascades. You will finish the course with a deep understanding of your climbing capabilities, areas for growth, and the confidence to lead and belay from the anchors you build. Start your tick-list and expand your skills as a traditional climber in the stunning settings of Smith Rock near Bend, Oregon.