Learn to Lead

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)
$145 nonmember  ENROLL Here
$116 member (call to enroll, we will apply the discount)

Weekend Learn to Lead (1 Saturday and Sunday 9-Noon)
$145 nonmember ENROLL Here
$116 member (call to enroll, we will apply the discount)

Women’s Weekend Learn to Lead ( 1 Saturday and Sunday 9-Noon)
$145 nonmember ENROLL Here
$116 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.