406-920-2808 & 866-535 (OWLS) 6957 The Boars Head Charlottesville, Virginia erik.henyon@owlsinc.com

Open Daily

Year Round


Rock Climbing Instruction in Virginia


This introductory learn to rock climb class teaches novices and gym climbers the basic skills necessary to safely climb outdoors. The course will cover knot craft, harness wear and adjustment, belaying, climbing techniques and basic movement, rappelling and climbing safety and etiquette. Depending on group size and physical fitness levels, it is possible to end the day with a multi-pitch route.

Time: Year round with a minimum sign up of 2 stsudents. Have a friend . . .will climb!
Place: Wintergreen Resort, The Plunge Climbing Area; Blue Ridge Parkway, Ravens Roost, Virginia
Age: 12 and Older
Cost: $275.00 $100 for each additional climber
Maximum Guide to Client Ratio: 4:1
Reservation: Required
Provided: All climbing equipment is included (climbing shoes, harness, helmets, packs, ropes, etc.)
Required Equipment: Small day pack, clothing appropriate for the weather, rain gear, water, food, and closed toed shoes for hiking to and from cliff.
Contact: Virginia Office 866-535-OWLS
All courses meet at the designated climbing area.