Ready to move beyond top-rope rock climbing? This AMC sponsored, professionally led class will prepare you to follow/second single and multi-pitch rock climbs. Learn efficient rope management techniques, basic gear placement and removal, ascending the climbing rope, rappelling and rappel back-up systems. Mastery of these skills is required to participate in AMC sponsored lead climbs. Extensive top-rope climbing experience required.
This course is usually held in the Summer at a central Connecticut crag.