Wild Summits are now offering top quality rock climbing introduction courses in Dublin. This course is aimed towards beginners or those looking to transition from the climbing wall to the great outdoors.
The rock climbing introduction course will take place in Dalkey Quarry, Dublin. This beautiful location overlooks Dublin city and takes in all the coastal views. Dalkey quarry has a long history of climbing and is the prime location for rock climbers all over Dublin. Even better is that Dalkey is easily accessible from Dublin city as it lies on the Dart line.
This course is for anyone who is looking to get into climbing in the outdoors. It will focus on the skills and techniques needed for you to become a competent and safe second.
Here are some of the topics we will cover:
- Crag safety
- Basic movement on rock
- Understanding protection
- How to belay
- Cleaning a route
- Route planning
- Abseiling taster
It can be daunting entering into the world of rock climbing, especially outdoors. With this introduction to rock climbing course you will be able to transition into outdoor rock climbing and feel comfortable seconding others that you may want to progress with. Your guide will be able answer any questions you have and will operate at your pace, picking the climbs based around your needs.