Skill building, practice, ropes on walls, ascending/descending, knots, etc. We will publish a rough draft of skill building exercises for each month.

This may include items such as:

  • Rigging Anchors; bolts, linked and unlinked, natural, girth hitch, wrap2-pull1, wrap3-pull2, basket, tensionless, etc.
  • Retrievable Traverse Lines to unlinked anchors
  • Ascending & changeovers, knot passing
  • Lowering: munter, fast release fig-8, creepy-8
  • Mechanical Advantages
  • Conversions: releasable to haul, moving knot past the anchor

Bring all your gear (wetsuits optional) 


  • Canyoneering