NTOPC Sport Lead Climbing Course
The sport lead climbing course at the NTOPC is an introductory course into sport climbing outdoors. We cover basic anchors, proper clipping, lead belay, top anchor transition & route cleaning and lowering. Lead Climbing Course is four to six hours of instruction broken down over two evenings. Courses will have a maximum of six students. A climbing helmet will be required for all lead climbing.
1. Demonstrate clean climbs (No Falls) of routes #28 & #41
2. Have a working knowledge of the family of friction hitches
3. Your Own Personal Gear: Harness, Helmet, Two Locking Carabiners, ATC, 48″ Sling or PAS and Climbing Shoes