Anchor building 


Solid anchor building skills are a must for any climber at any level.

This 1 day course will teach you safe and efficient anchor building techniques so you can get out climbing on your own. An On the Rocks anchor building course will prepare you with the necessary skills to safely build your own climbing anchors for top roping outdoors, in a variety of different scenarios. 

Gain theoretical and practical knowledge of safe, effective anchoring.

What will I learn?

Anatomy of an Anchor

Assessing and selecting anchor points

Load distribution/Vector forces/Equalization methods 

Climbing knots

Anchor redundancy

Anchor assessment

Cliff-top safety

Outdoor transitioning tips

Rappelling (optional) 

Rock Respect Climber's Code

  • Climbers with some experience are welcome. 

  • Outdoor climbing experience recommended

  • No pre-requisite for climbing ability 

What's Included?
  • 1 day course

  • Taught by a certified climbing guide

  • All necessary climbing gear

  • 1:6 Maximum guide to participant ratio

  • Price Includes Tax



Private                                    $550                    

2 People                                 $650

3 People                                 $725

4 People                                 $800

5 People                                 (not avail. 2021)

6 People                                 (not avail. 2021)

* HST included in prices