Top Rope Anchor Clinic

Outing Details


Attention all Rock Climbers! If you want to learn how to confidently set up top rope climbs to take your friends and family outdoor climbing, this is the course for you!

Whether you have been rock climbing with others for years or you have just started pursuing this sport, you do not want to miss out on this valuable day "learning the ropes." AWP's vision is provide climbers with the learning tools to implement SAFE and successful outdoor climbing days.

What To Bring

  • Hiking/ Activity shoes
  • Backpack
  • Water bottle(s)
  • Climbing Harness & any climbing gear you currently have*
  • Clothing layers/ Rain gear - Check the weather. Bring clothing that can readily be added & removed for temperature changes
  • Any snacks you desire for the day
  • Lunch
  • Notebook/ Pen for notes
  • Camera (to document your set-ups)

*If you desire to build anchors with your own gear and practice on your own after the course, please contact AWP for a list of gear.

Bring any of this gear you have:

  • Climbing Rope
  • Static Rope
  • Carabiners
  • Cords/ Slings/ Webbing

(If you do not have gear yet, it is okay, we have plenty for you to learn with)

What's Included

Fully facilitated day of top rope set-up instruction at one of the Mid-West's greatest climbing destinations*
*Transportation, food, & day pass to Devil's Lake State Park not included