CLIMB  | SMARTER

CLIMB | HARDER

Since 1994 we've been mentoring climbers to help them expand their knowledge and become self-sufficient climbers at the New River Gorge and beyond. We offer private guiding and customized instruction for beginner to advanced climbers, who want to expand their knowledge, learn new skills, and gain experience to help reach their climbing goals.

All of our guides and instructors are not only climbers to their core, they are fun to climb with, and are skilled teachers who can help you meet your climbing goals. They're all trained and certified by the American Mountain Guide Association as Single Pitch Instructors (at minimum) and are dedicated professionals who take their job seriously.
We're headquartered in Water Stone Outdoors, your one-stop climbing shop at the New. The shop is open year-round, and the guide service operates seasonally from March to November (or whenever winter sets in). Check out a few of our suggested trip offerings below, but we are always more than happy to create a customized trip for you. Lastly, the FAQ page will answer many of your remaining questions. Be sure to check it out.
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LEARN TO LEAD SPORT CLIMBS

Gym to Crag and Learn to Lead

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LEARN TO LEAD TRAD CLIMBS

Gear Placement, Anchor Building & Crack Technique

THE WARRIOR'S WAY MENTAL TRAINING
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Trad/Mental or Fall/Commit

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LEARN TO ROCK CLIMB: HALF DAY CLIMBING

Experiential trips for first timers.

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PERSONAL COACHING

Climbing Movement and Projecting Tactics

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TEEN ROCK CAMP

5-Days, All-inclusive overnight summer camp.

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Travel Destinations

Europe, Mexico

MULTI-PITCH CLIMBING

Red Rock, NV