Advancing Course (Full Day)


Index, Washington

Group Size

2 people per guide


8 hours


Intermediate, Hard

Looking to further your climbing skills to take on new challenges? On an Advancing trip you and your guide will focus in on developing not just your climbing "tool kit" but the know-how of when to best apply your knowledge. We run our Advancing trips at a maximum of 2:1 guest to guide ratio in order to create the best environment for you to sharpen and gain the skills you need.


  • Lead Climbing (Sport/Trad)

  • Movement Skills

  • Crack Climbing

  • Traditional Protection (Trad)

  • Anchor building

  • Multi-Pitch Climbing (Half Day)

  • Self-Rescue

  • Trip planning

Possible Locations:

  • Exit 38 (I-90)

  • Index

  • Vantage (Frenchman Coulee)

  • Mt. Erie

  • Banks Lake (Steamboat Rock)