Learning the skills to take control of your own adventure is an exciting journey. Climb Cornwall offers instruction at all levels to help you along the way...

 

If you are looking to learn some new stuff then check out our instructional courses.

If you are looking for more specific instruction for particular environments or techniques then have a look at our skills workshops

If you cannot see what you are looking for here then we look forward to hearing from you to discuss some bespoke instruction.

We usually deliver our courses in the South West - on the limestone of South Devon and Avon, the moorland granite of Dartmoor and Bodmin, and of course on the sea-cliffs around the whole West Country.

 

Prices include all safety equipment and instruction.

 

Accommodation and transport are not included, however we may be able to help arrange

this if required.

All of our courses can also be delivered at other venues around the UK, please contact us

to discuss this. 

Outdoor Climbing

 

Instructional Courses

Intro to Sport Climbing

Sport climbing provides an opportunity to test your limits on real rock, focusing purely on your climbing performance. This workshop aims to provide you with everything you need to enjoy fantastic bolted routes in the UK and abroad.

Duration

Two consecutive days

Pre-requisites

Some climbing experience!

 

Ages 18+ (under 18's welcome with accompanying parent)

 

Rates

Up to 2 climbers £380.00

Up to 4 climbers £680.00

Up to 6 climbers £920.00

Intro to Trad Climbing

Trad climbing is the most adventurous way to explore the vertical world. Join a Climb Cornwall instructor to explore the fundamentals of traditional climbing. This workshop aims to provide you with all you need to second traditional routes and prepare you to become a trad climber!

Duration

One day

Pre-requisites

Ages 18+ (under 18's welcome with accompanying parent)

 

Rates

Up to 2 climbers £200.00

Up to 4 climbers £360.00

Up to 6 climbers £480.00

Rigging and Anchor Building

Setting up rope systems allows us to climb routes without leading, an excellent opportunity to take part in the excitement of climbing without the additional complexities and risks of leading. This workshop aims to provide you with everything you need to rig top- and bottom-rope systems at traditional crags.

Duration

Two consecutive days

Pre-requisites

Some climbing experience!

Ages 18+ (under 18's welcome with accompanying parent)

 

Rates

Up to 2 climbers £380.00

Up to 4 climbers £680.00

Up to 6 climbers £920.00

Learn to Trad Lead

Choose your route and choose how to safeguard yourself and your second. Traditional leading gives you all the options and all the responsibility.

 

Tie into the sharp end during this two day workshop and learn how to lead with the support of an experienced Climb Cornwall instructor.

Duration

Two consecutive days

Pre-requisites

Some experience of belaying and traditional gear.

Ages 18+ (under 18's welcome with accompanying parent)

 

Rates

Up to 2 climbers £380.00

Up to 4 climbers £680.00

Up to 6 climbers £920.00

Advanced Trad Leading

Take your climbing to new heights and exciting new adventures.

 

Join an experienced Climb Cornwall Instructor to explore the exposure of multi-pitch climbing, the adventure of sea cliffs, the excitement of pushing your grade and make sure you have the skills to keep yourself safe along the way.

 

Duration

Four consecutive days or two blocks of two days

Pre-requisites

Experience of traditional leading

Ages 18+ (under 18's welcome with accompanying parent)

 

Rates

Up to 2 climbers £720.00

Up to 4 climbers £1280.00

Up to 6 climbers £1680.00

Skills Workshops

 

Trad Leading Efficiency

Do you place the right gear at the right time? Do you spend more time organising your belays than actually climbing?

 

Join a Climb Cornwall Coach to make sure you are getting the most out of your time at the crag.

 

Duration

One day

Pre-requisites

Experience of leading traditional routes

Ages 18+ (under 18's welcome with accompanying parent)

Rates

Up to 2 climbers £200.00

Up to 4 climbers £360.00

Up to 6 climbers £480.00

Leading at Your Limit 

Pushing your grade, particularly on traditional routes, can be a challenge. This workshop explores the technical, tactical and psychological aspects of head-pointing and pushing your grade on lead.

 

Duration

One day

Pre-requisites

Experience of traditional leading

Ages 18+ (under 18's welcome with accompanying parent)

Rates

Up to 2 climbers £200.00

Up to 4 climbers £360.00

Up to 6 climbers £480.00

Problem Solving & Rescue

Spend a day with a Climb Cornwall instructor looking at what can go wrong and what to do if it does happen. Of course, prevention the best cure, so we will also look at how to avoid problems in the first place.

Duration

One day

Pre-requisites

Experience of leading traditional routes

Ages 18+ (under 18's welcome with accompanying parent)

Rates

Up to 2 climbers £200.00

Up to 4 climbers £360.00

Up to 6 climbers £480.00

Sea-cliff Skills 

Feel the spray, taste the salt, hear the crash of the waves. Sea-cliffs are certainly an exhilarating environment, but one that comes with some additional challenges for climbers. This workshop is a great opportunity to fine tune your techniques and pick up some top tips from an experienced Climb Cornwall instructor.

 

Duration

One day

Pre-requisites

Some experience of traditional leading

Ages 18+ (under 18's welcome with accompanying parent)

 

Rates

Up to 2 climbers £200.00

Up to 4 climbers £360.00

Up to 6 climbers £480.00

Mountaineering Skills

The mountains in the UK offer some fantastic climbing, but getting lost, benighted, or falling off on the way back down are rarely listed as people’s favourite experiences. 

 

Join a Climb Cornwall instructor to look at applying your traditional climbing skills to moving fast and light on longer routes.

Duration

One day

Pre-requisites

Experience of leading traditional routes

Ages 18+ (under 18's welcome with accompanying parent)

Rates

Up to 2 climbers £200.00

Up to 4 climbers £360.00

Up to 6 climbers £480.00

 Bespoke Instruction

Our Instructors and Coaches have a wealth of experience working on the crags, sea-cliffs and mountains, and with clients of all abilities. If you cannot see exactly what you want above, or would like to alter the content of a course or workshop, then please contact us to discuss some bespoke instruction.

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Climb Cornwall supports the following statement from the The British Mountaineeering Council.

"The BMC recognises that climbing and mountaineering are activities with a danger of personal injury or death. Participants in these activities should be aware of and accept these risks and be responsible for their own actions."