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Rock Climbing Season

Rock climbing is typically available from May until mid-October. Optimum season is mid-May to late September.

Private Courses

These can be arranged for individuals, families and groups. They are customized to meet your specific needs and objectives. They can be at beginner or advanced levels or focus on specific aspects of climbing such as sport climbing, "trad leading", multi-pitch climbing or instruction for kids. Courses can be for one or several days. Prices vary depending upon whether for multi-pitch or single pitch climbing.

Rock Climbing

Yamnuska Mountain Adventure's rock climbing programs provide progressive training from beginner level to advanced. Instructors are certified guides and leading edge climbers. Individuals, families and groups welcome.

We are proud of our reputation as one of the leading mountain school & mountain guide services in North America. Owned and operated by guides, we are committed to providing the highest quality mountain experiences. It's all about enjoying the mountains, learning from them, and accepting challenge while staying as safe as possible.


Beginner & Intermediate Programs

Advanced Programs

  • Rock Transition: Outdoor skills weekend for more advanced gym climbers.
  • Trad Rock Systems: Weekend course focuses on technical protection and gear skills for leading & multi-pitch climbing.
  • Ghost Rock: This 5-day program takes place in The Ghost Valley, a hidden gem of classic gun smoke colored limestone cliffs.
  • Hot Rock: 3-day multi-pitch program.
  • Private Multi-pitch Climbs & Instruction: Ready to take the next step in your rock climbing adventure.  Yamnuska's skilled guides are available for private guiding for any new skill or on any multipitch rock route in the Canadian Rockies.