Rock School

Rock School

Take your climbing to the next level with RMOC. Our professional instructors want to help you with your technique and confidence. With 6 great climbing areas throughout the Arkansas River Valley, we have the perfect crag to work on your skills. Private instruction available anytime, year round.

Course List

L1 – Show Me the Ropes

Scheduled Group Full Day Courses

June 9, August 4

Call (719) 395-3335

Private Instruction

Available Any Day May 1 – Sept 30
Times and costs vary – See details

Call (719) 395-3335
Prerequisite

None

Course Description

This course is designed for anyone interested in climbing on rocks. No equipment or experience necessary. You will learn about all of the essential gear and be introduced to the fundamentals of top rope climbing. This will include knots, anchors, belaying, and climbing technique.

Time

9 am – 3:30 pm

Details
  • All equipment included
  • Lunch included
  • FREE camping
Cost

$125/person

L2 – Intro to Sport Climbing

Scheduled Group Courses – Full Day

June 10, August 5

Call (719) 395-3335

Private Instruction – Full or Half Day

Available Any Day May 1 – Sept 30
Times and costs vary – See details

Call (719) 395-3335
Prerequisite

L1 course or comparable experience, comfortable belaying

Course Description

Have you already spent some time climbing in top rope but looking for a new challenge? AMGA Certified instructors will prepare you to lead sport climbs on your own. We will cover route finding, gear, clipping, communication, and also cleaning the route. By the end you should have the knowledge and skill set necessary to head to the local crag with your climbing partner and lead basic sport routes.

Time

9 am – 3:30 pm

Details
  • All equipment included
  • Lunch included
  • FREE camping
Cost

$125/person

L3 – Anchor Building

Scheduled Group Courses – Full Day

June 23, August 18

Call (719) 395-3335

Private Instruction – Full or Half Day

Available Any Day May 1 – Sept 30
Times and costs vary – See details

Call (719) 395-3335
Prerequisite

L2 course or comparable experience

Course Description

Learn to build and clean anchors in a variety of settings, from basic bolted anchors to creative solutions with trees and gear placement.

Time

9 am – 3:30 pm

Details
  • All equipment included
  • Lunch included
  • FREE camping
Cost

$125/person

L4 – Learn to Lead

Scheduled Group Courses – Full Day

June 24, August 19

Call (719) 395-3335

Private Instruction – Full or Half Day

Available Any Day May 1 – Sept 30
Times and costs vary – See details

Call (719) 395-3335
Prerequisite

L3 course or comparable experience

Course Description

Learn about route selection and gear placement in both sport and trad settings.

 

Time

9 am – 3:30 pm

Details
  • All equipment included
  • Lunch included
  • FREE camping
Cost

$125/person

EX1 – Multi-Pitch Climbing

Scheduled Group Courses – Full Day

September 8, September 9

Call (719) 395-3335

Private Instruction – Full or Half Day

Available Any Day May 1 – Sept 30
Times and costs vary – See details

Call (719) 395-3335
Prerequisite

L4 course or comparable experience

Course Description

Put all of your skills to the test on a multi-pitch climb in the beautiful Arkansas River Valley. Good times and great views!

Time

9 am – 3:30 pm

Details
  • All equipment included
  • Lunch included
  • FREE camping
Cost

$125/person

Private Instruction

Can’t make it to one of our group courses or prefer to learn in a one-on-one environment?
Take Private Instruction with one of our certified instructors.

Available any day May 1 – Sept 30

Full Day

9 am – 3:30 pm

Rate

$300/1 person, $350/2 people, $125/person for groups of 3+

Half Day

8:30 am – 12:00 pm, 1:30 pm – 4:30 pm

Rate

$175/1 person, $200/2 people, $75/person for groups of 3+

Details
  • All equipment included
  • Lunch included on Full Days
  • FREE camping