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FULL – 2022 – Climbing Club – Laurentians

FULL – 2022 – Climbing Club – Laurentians

 // 20 May 2022
PSSST: you must be a curious, adventurous OR daring member to register

Presented by:

the north face outdoor

A big comeback for the Laurentians: Le Club d’Escalade. Climbing with the ladies on Friday evening is the best way to start the weekend!

This year, we are offering the Club in two formulas. The first, top-rope transition, is for those who have no experience in outdoor climbing and who want to learn the basic techniques. The second, self-rescue climbing, targets experienced climbers who wish to deepen their knowledge of maneuvers in an emergency situation on a wall. Two options, always in good company and the equipment is provided!

 

Option 1 – Outdoor top-roping: Discover climbing with the outdoor transition course

You will learn belay techniques and basic body movements used for outdoor climbing. You will learn how to make your own belays, belay at the top of the walls in order to access your anchors and more precisely, practice the concepts for rappelling.

This is the perfect time to come and challenge yourself or try something completely new, but in a safe and supervised environment on a wall designed for learning. No experience is required, just bring your smile and be ready for some fun!

Instructor: Amélie Toupin

Option 2 – Self-rescue: Validate and consolidate self-rescue techniques relative to complex situations.

You will learn techniques to use during complex and unforeseen situations. You will learn how to do rope ascent maneuvers and to aid a friend second in line or the first in line. You will learn how to make a release from the belay and much more!

This is the perfect opportunity to ask questions and solidify the techniques already learned. Lead climbing experience required.

Instructor: Andréanne Vallières

Inclusions

  • Complete climbing equipment
  • 6 sessions of 2 hours supervised by certified instructors
  • Surprises from our wonderful partners and festive beers 😉

No refunds. See our cancellation policy.


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$ 385.00
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Parc régional Val David
1175 Rue de la Sapinière
Val-David, Québec J0T 2N0 Canada
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Parking on the side of the road on the side of rue Rolland-Plante to reach the walls (Chico, Chica, Champs Elysées and Dizzy Rapture)
GPS point: 46.042100, -74.201676

6-week duration
From May 6 to June 20
From 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM

Transition Moulinette

Session 1

  • Wall safety concepts
  • Putting on of harnesses
  • Rope-in
  • Belay technique and communication.

Session 2

  • Climbing techniques
  • Self-reassurance of the belay

Session 3

  • Anchor installations (various options)

Session 4

  • Self-belaying with long rope

Session 5

  • Simple rappel

Session 6

  • Confirmation of new knowledge

 

Carte Blanche Self-Rescue

Session 1

  • Knowledge update
  • Knots and technical bases

Session 2

  • Ascent on rope + variation of scenarios

Session 3

  • Ground belay clearance

Session 4

  • Securing the second (self-rescue)

Session 5

  • Miscellaneous self-rescue tips

Session 6

  • Confirmation of new knowledge
  • Approach shoes/sneakers (for walking to the wall)
  • Water bottle (1L)
  • Windbreaker
  • Daypack (30-45L)
  • Snack
  • Stretchable, breathable clothing
  • Warm sweater
  • Headlamp
  • Lip balm
  • Camera for memories!
  • Mosquito repellent
  • Toque and gloves depending on the weather
  • Change of clothes for the trip home
Emanuelle Soucy Emanuelle Soucy Laurentians Coordinator & Coaching
Elizabeth Beaudoin Elizabeth Beaudoin Implication Laurentdes

Our Partners

The North Face
Marin
Oshlag
Escape Coffee Roasters
The Unscented Company
Thule Sweden
École d'escalade Passe-Montagne