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advanced anchors & top managed belays

Interested in climbing at top accessed area's like Lion's Head? This type of cliff can require technical skills like top belays & lowers, rappelling, ascending, extending a master point & more. This custom 1 day course is open to climbers with anchor building/sport climbing experience who are looking to advance their skills and climb at a top access cliff like Lion's Head. This course is also a great transition into trad or multi-pitch climbing.

Inquire today about this essential climbing course that can be customized to your specific skill level and goals. 

What will I learn?

Learn the skills necessary to climb at top accessed cliffs like Lion's Head with confidence!

Course is customized to your specific skill level and goals, but can include some of the following skills:

Top Belay





Hanging Belays

Extend a master point 

Rock Respect Climber's Code

  • Climbers with anchor building experience seeking to advance their skill 

  • Climbers interested in climbing at Lion's Head or other top access cliffs

  • Those who are seaking to transition into trad or multi-pitch


You should be able to: 

  • Anchor building experience

  • Outdoor sport leading experience

  • Ability to climb 5.8 outside
What's Included?
  • 1-2 day course

  • Taught by a certified climbing guide

  • Technical equipment 

  • 3:1 Maximum guide to participant ratio

  • Price Includes Tax

Book a course

Choose a climbing adventure. Courses can be rescheduled, changed or refunded (minus deposit) until 14 days before booked date.

Book a date for your course. Don't see what you're looking for? Email us to ask about availability!

Your course is booked! Time to start getting stoked! Don't forget to pay the course fees by 14 days before your course.

Pay Remaining Course fees



Private                           $650                

2 People                        $750

* HST included in prices 

* Only offered at Metcalfe Rock


lion's head skills


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