Learn to Lead

Covid 19 Update– We are following current state and local guidelines, are wearing masks, utilizing social distancing and have limited class sizes.  

Lead climbing opens up another world of climbing opportunities. Let our expert staff teach you how to safely execute a lead route, indoors. If you’re ready to take your climbing to the next level, then this course is for you!

Thursday Learn to Lead (3 consecutive Thursdays 7-9pm)
$135 nonmember  ENROLL Here
$108 member (call to enroll, we will apply the discount)

Weekend Learn to Lead (1 Saturday and Sunday 9-Noon)
$135 nonmember ENROLL Here
$108 member (call to enroll, we will apply the discount)

Women’s Weekend Learn to Lead ( 1 Saturday and Sunday 9-Noon)
$135 nonmember ENROLL Here
$108 member (call to enroll, we will apply the discount)
BRC welcomes all who identify as a woman into our women’s programming

Learn to Lead Prerequisites:

  • Climbers must be currently proficient top roping 5.10 or harder
  • Climbers must pass a BRC top rope belay test, using an ATC (friction style belay device)
  • This course is for adults 18 and older

Skills Taught:

  • Learn how to clip quickly, safely and properly
  • Understand and learn rope management
  • Understand lead fall forces
  • Learn to fall safely
  • Learn lead belay skills

Additional information:

  • All BRC members receive an additional 20% off the course price.
  • If only 1 student is enrolled, each class runs for 1 hour only. (1.5 hr for Sat/Sun course)
  • All courses are subject to our cancellation policy.

BRC Reservation/Cancellation Policy

-Full payment is required to reserve an event (class, camp, private lesson, party or group)

-Cancellations made 7 days or more before an event can be given credit or refund.

-Cancellations made within 3-6 days before an event can be given credit, only.

No refunds, make ups or credits for cancellations made 2 days or less, before an event. 

No refunds, make-ups or credit for missed class or event.