Basic Top Rope Safety (101)

Basic Top Rope Safety (101)

Reservations required!

Climbing for the first time?
Been a while since you have last climbed?
Are you looking for a refresher?
Our professional staff will walk you through the basics and steps required to get you climbing on the ropes and having a great time.
[b]We will teach you:[/b]

  • Equipment: how to use a harness and belay device
  • Knots: tying in with a figure 8 follow-through, plus a fisherman's backup
  • Belaying: using a locking carabiner and ATC to confidently keep your climbing partner safe
  • Commands: how to communicate with your climbing partner
  • After taking this course, most students can safely pass the MetroRock belay check, necessary to climb in the gym
  • Call 978.499.7625 to make a reservation!