Half Day Rock Climbing
No experience necessary, all equipment provided, and all ages welcome.
HALF-DAY ROCK CLIMBING IN THE NEW RIVER GORGE NATIONAL PARK:
Our half-day trip is perfect for families and small groups of friends who want to try outdoor rock climbing, have fun, and visit the cliffs of the New River Gorge. All ages and ability levels are welcome and all equipment is provided. No previous experience is required, just bring a positive attitude!
Our exceptional staff are all AMGA Certified Single Pitch Instructors, and we operate with a 4:1 ratio. Your Instructor will customize the trip to match your experience and goals and find an appropriate level for you and your party.
WHAT TO EXPECT?
During your four-hour trip, you will have the opportunity to try several rock climbs and learn how to rappel from the top of the cliff. The number of climbs and rappels varies, as it depends on how quickly you move. You'll also experience and learn about:
Communication & Safety
Figure 8 Tie In Knot
Rappelling with a backup system
Top Rope Belaying
WHAT IS INCLUDED?
AMGA Certified Single Pitch Instructor at a 1:4 ratio
All climbing equipment
WHAT IS NOT INCLUDED?
Transportation. You will follow in your own vehicle to the climbing area and depart from that location when your trip is complete.
Gratuities. Your AMGA Certified Guide is a trained service provider who takes pride in offering you the best service possible. Tips are a way to show your appreciation for their professionalism. We recommend 10-20% of your total trip price as a starting point.
GROUP RATES AVAILABLE:
For groups of 13 or more, please contact us by email to book your trip. We will quote you an all-inclusive price once we have more information on the group size and goals.
SEASONAL START TIMES:
In-Season Start Times: (May-September)
8:30 am - 12:30 pm
1:30 - 5:30 pm
Shoulder Season Start Times: (October, November, March, April)
10 am - 2 pm
Closed December, January, & February