Private Rock Climbing Instruction

What do you want to climb? What skills to you need to improve upon? We will schedule any of our courses as private instruction to fit your timing. Speak with our guides and we’ll help you design a day that will meet your needs and leave you with a sense of accomplishment. We offer guidance on:

  • Pre-climb planning, climbers resources, and how to read route descriptions.
  • Gear selection.
  • Rock quality evaluation.
  • Gear placement evaluation.
  • Gear placement as it pertains to movement on route.
  • Risk management.
  • Trad anchors.
  • Rope handling skills.
  • Lead belaying and top managed belays, multi-pitch progression.
  • Lead climbing psychology and communication.
  • Advanced rappelling and descent options.

For consultation with a guide, call 719.368.9524 or contact us here.

This is a 8+ hour day. For our 1/2 (4 hours) and Full-Day (6 hours) lessons see our Friends and Family page.

Client Expectations:
No prior experience necessary.

Equipment Provided:
Rock shoes, harness, helmet, belay device, and locking carabiners. Bring your own if you have it.

Locations:
Locations varies

1-Day Private Course Pricing

1 climber, 1 guide
$335

2 climbers, 1 guide
$215

3 climbers, 1 guide
$185

4 climbers, 1 guide
$165

  • 8 hour private (1-day)
  • Prices are per person
  • 4:1 max. ratio (or 8:2)

Call 719-368-9524 or contact us to book a private for one or more climbers.

2-Day Private Course Pricing

1 climber, 1 guide
$635

2 climbers, 1 guide
$405

3 climbers, 1 guide
$350

4 climbers, 1 guide
$315

  • 16 hour private (2-day)
  • Prices are per person
  • 4:1 max. ratio (or 8:2)

Call 719-368-9524 or contact us to book a private for one or more climbers.

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Pikes Peak Alpine School operates under special use permits from the USDA Forest Service, Pike National Forest and is an equal opportunity service provider & employer