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Introduction to Outdoor Climbing
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Experience the fun and excitement of outdoor rock climbing with the Blue Mountains Climbing School on this one-day introductory session.

Learn to Lead Climb (Indoor to Outdoor Conversion)
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The classic course for climbers ready to make a start outdoors.  Learn the subtleties of leading and belaying single pitch sport routes.

Multi-Pitch Climbing
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Dreaming of airy cliffs and long routes that go on for ever? Been climbing outdoors for a while now, and thinking about taking the next step?

Our 3 day Multi-Pitch Climbing course might well be exactly what you are after!

The Art of Traditional Climbing
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Want to get away from the queues and chaos of sport climbing?  Learn the art of leading on traditional gear and escape the crowds.

Custom Climbing Guiding or Instruction
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If our structured courses don’t quite meet your needs and you’re looking for a customised training experience, our custom instruction can teach you what you want to know.

Young Guns Indoor to Outdoor Conversion
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The classic course for teenaged climbers ready to make a start outdoors.  Learn the subtleties of leading and belaying single pitch sport routes.

About our courses

Whether you’re completely new to climbing or you already have some experience under your belt, our courses will give you the skills you need to take on new adventures.

We focus on three key aspects of climbing:

  • Roping Systems
  • Climbing Techniques
  • Risk Management

All of our courses are all set against the beautiful backdrop of the Greater Blue Mountains World Heritage Area, with golden sandstone cliffs and gum tree gullies as our classroom.

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When do courses run?

Courses run any day of the year except Christmas Day and New Years Day.

Upcoming course dates are available on each course page.

Courses run on demand any weekday of the year for a minimum of two and any weekend for a minimum of three.

Why are climbing courses important?

Who are climbing courses for?

We run courses for recreational climbers, aspirant guides, clubs (University, Scouts etc.), teachers and outdoor recreation staff, military personnel, photographers and more.

Contact us to find out if our courses are right for you or your team.