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Don't forget to print off the waiver and medical forms for each person in the group. Please ensure your two forms are filled out and signed on the first day of the course. Thank you
We provide Guided Rock Climbing in Terrace BC, Squamish BC, Bella Coola BC and on Vancouver Island. We provide all neccessary equipment if you don't have your own equipment. Prices depend on the location and specific climb you are interested in climbing. Please contact us directly to discuss your private Rock Climbing experience.
We can provide group Introduction to Rock Climbing Courses if requested by your school, agency, Nation or business. Please contact us to discuss this group course option. Just let us know your group size and location. Generally these courses are for one or two days. Both courses earn a Belay Certification upon completion of their training.
If you are curious about Traditional lead climbing or Advanced Climbing, this course is for you. As you progress through your climbing ventures this is a natural choice for those that are ready for the next step. Traditional climbing uses the natural features that the rock provides. We are blessed to live in an area surrounded by some of the best long traditional climbs.
- Product knowledge
- Hazard assessment
Knots and rope management
- Top and ground anchor theory
- Multi-pitch preparation / strategies
- Route finding
- Placement protection anchors
- Belay stations and hanging belays
- Lead climbing strategies
- Dynamic lead belays
- Top-down belays
- Seconding a leader
- Retreating from a route
- Fixed and natural rappel anchors
- Multi-pitch rappels
- Basic rescue skills
We provide: If required
- Rock Climbing Shoes
- Chalk Bag
- All Climbing hard and software
- First Aid Kit
Please contact us about fees and booking your course.
This is the first step in your avalanche education: the two day course is approximately 50% classroom and 50% field work. This course provides an entry-level decision-making framework by covering the following topics:
At the end of the AST 1, you should recognize that your journey is just starting and there is much, much, much more to learn.
2. Avalanche Skills Training (AST) 2
This is a 4 day course consisting of 25% classroom and 75% field. Some touring experience is required. It takes everything you learned in the AST 1 and steps it up a notch:
Contact us for all AST information
Contact Solstice Alpine Guides for Guided Monarch Icefields Traverse.
Contact Solstice Alpine Guides for Guided Mt. Waddington information