The Mazamas offers a variety of classes for all ability levels. Learn new skills in mountaineering, rock climbing, first aid, ski mountaineering, and more.
Brush up on your basic rock climbing skills such as knots, tying in, climbing commands, belaying, rappelling, prusiking, passing protection on a fixed line, and cleaning top rope anchors. You do not need to be a Mazama member to register for these climbing clinics.
Required Gear: Climbing harness, at least 3 locking and 2 non-locking carabiners, a belay device, a climbing helmet, personal protection (sometimes called a personal leash), prusik cords, and rock shoes or climbing boots. You can rent rock shoes at The Mountain Shop (1510 NE 37th).