The Mazamas offers a variety of classes for all ability levels. Learn new skills in mountaineering, rock climbing, first aid, ski mountaineering, and more.
Tuition Note: Students under 18 will have tuition reduced by $90. This reduction will take place after you apply. Families Mountaineering 101 or FM 101 trains adult and youth climbers for entry-level mountaineering activities, including rock and snow climbing skills. Participants of the class will learn the skills required to be a competent member of Mazama “A” or “B” level climbs. FM 101 is designed to support parents and their children to build a solid foundation of mountaineering skills including: rock climbing (belaying, rappelling, movement on rock, communication, and knots), snow climbing (snow travel, roped travel, self-arrest, glissading, and footwork), car camping, navigation, outdoor clothing, conditioning, weather, and first aid.