Edelrid Boa Eco

Crack Climbing Skills

A Crack Course on Crack Climbing.

Crack climbing is a technical but non-intuitive type of rock climbing. But with a little coaching and practice the techniques for climbing all different types of cracks are easy to learn. This program covers everything from tips cracks, to finger locks, ring locks, hand jams, fist jams, cups and even stacks. Designed for climbers that want to develop their crack skills and take their climbing to the next level.

Squamish is the perfect location to develop the skills needed to tackle your crack climbing goals as the approaches are short and the cracks are plentiful. This course starts thin and goes wide so the morning is spent in the Smoke Bluffs working on finger crack technique. Then after lunch you progress to hand and fist cracks. Then, to wrap up the day, some wider techniques are tackled. This includes off-width technique like hand and fist stacks for, anyone that’s interested, and some chimneying technique. Everything that you need to compress your learning curve.

If you’ve ever wondered about proper crack climbing technique let one of our highly experienced, ACMG Certified guides show you all the tricks

Course Length:​​ 1 day
Cost:​​ $169.00
Student/Instructor Ratio: ​4:1
Course Dates:​​ 2021 Dates TBA

Crack climbing Glove
Indian Creek, a true crack climbers paradise

Fine Print:

  • A $50 deposit is due upon booking
  • The final payment due 15 days prior to the trip
  • Trips subject to 5% GST
  • We highly recommend Travel & Medical insurance
  • Be sure to look over our Booking Policies
  • Participants will be required to sign a Waiver