Southwest Spring Break Climbing - 18 to 22 only

Credit: Deborah Sussex

Southwest Spring Break Climbing - 18 to 22 only

Make your spring break memorable

Do something different. Leave your hectic routine behind and go rock climbing at Arizona’s famed Cochise Stronghold. Explore the area’s granite domes, jagged spires, and winding desert canyons. Push the edges of your comfort zone as you work toward new goals. Spend your days climbing and your evenings cooking and relaxing in camp with your new friends.

At the crag, you’ll start with the basics, getting to know your gear and learning how to move on rock. Practice rope handling, knot tying, belaying, and rappelling. Once you’re comfortable with the fundamentals, you’ll move on to more advanced topics like anchor building and mock lead climbing. Regardless of your experience level, expect to challenge yourself and grow your climbing skills.

This course isn’t just about building your technical experience. It’s also about leadership: to be a good climber, you need to be a good leader and team member. Practice effective communication with your climbing partners as you try out a new route. Support your teammates as they take on new challenges. In just a week, gain new confidence in yourself as a leader and climber—and come back ready to start planning your next outdoor adventure.

Dates

Dates

2020 Dates

April 4 – April 11, 2020

Tuition: $2,150

April 11 – April 18, 2020

Tuition: $2,150

Specifics

All course information at a glance

Tuition

$2,150
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Equipment Deposit

$200

Duration

8 days

Minimum Age

18 yrs.

Maximum Age

22 yrs.

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Course Description

Equipment List

Travel and Logistics

Start/End

Tucson, Arizona

Fly in/out

Tucson, Arizona

Skills learned

Rock Climbing

Additional Details

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