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Smith Rock – Traditional Lead Climbing

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Learn to Traditional Lead at Smith Rock near Bend, Oregon

Leave the quickdraws at home for this one! Further your rock skills with AMGA certified single-pitch instructors or AMGA certified rock guides by learning as they educate you on placing traditional protection in cracks, constructing gear anchors, leading cracks, and belaying from above.

You will leave feeling empowered to climb cracks at Smith Rock State Park. Our guides will find the best cracks while learning given your ability, and support you while you place gear in the moment. Walk away knowing your limits, what areas of growth, and knowing you can execute a lead and belay your follower up from the anchor you build. Start your tick-list because you’ll have a whole new set of skills as a traditional climber!