• Unnamed Road
  • Jabal Lubnan
  • Lebanon

** MAY 9 & 10 - ANCHORING **


Number of participants: 6
Course duration: 6 hours over 2 afternoons

Cost: 150$

Participants need to have the following:

1 - Knowledge of proper belay techniques.

2 - Previous experience climbing outdoors.

3 - Have the following equipment at minimum:

> harness (must be in good shape and within industry standards)

> helmet (must be in good shape and CE certifies (actual climbing helmet))

> must have some kind of personal anchor (no daisy chain)

> plate device (atc)

> prussik cord (1.25-1.5m cord 6-7mm in diameter)

> 1 pear-shaped (hms) carabiner (for the belay device) and 2 D-shapen carabiner (for the Prussik and the personal anchor).

Course will cover the following:

  - Overview of materials used
  - Basic knots and hitches needed
  - Building 2 and 3 point anchors
  - Building Secure Redundant Equalized No-extension anchors
  - Trad anchors (if time and location permits)
  - Cleaning anchors
  - Setting up a proper rappel