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).