March 22, 2014
Pathfinder Climbing Competition
Trad. Climbing Clinic
March 6, 2013
Time: All Day
Location: Red River Gorge, KY
On March 6-10 local PCGI guide, Nate Helweg will be in the Red River Gorge to instruct climbers on how to safely and efficiently lead traditionally protected climbs. The clinic will focus on the nuts and bolts of placing gear and the corresponding challenges of trad leading.
This clinic is ideal for anyone who has a desire to move beyond sport climbing and experience the opportunities that trad climbing offers. This is also a good primer course if you are interested in taking a PCGI or AMGA course.
Cost: $200 or $100 for full time GV Students
Requirements: Participants must already be comfortable leading 5.8 sport.
Registration: Email Nate Helweg or message on FB
Limit of 6 people. Bringing your own rack is not mandatory but extremely helpful.