GUIDED ROCK DAY

As low as:

$195.00 / person

(at 4:1 ratio)
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About 


Explore a new area or simply enjoy a fun-filled day at the crags. Suitable for all ages and a great day for a family.

Included in the price:

  • 1 day of guiding with an ACMG guide
  • Group technical gear 
  • Personal technical gear (helmet, harness, etc.)

Not included in the price:

  • Transportation to and from meeting point
  • Food
  • Accommodation
  • Clothing

Questions? Check out our FAQ page for details about our booking and cancellation policy, and other commonly asked questions.

Locations


The following are possible suggested locations: 
 
  • Comox (Cumberland) Lake Crags
  • Crest Creek Crags
  • Nanaimo River
  • Mount Wells (Victoria)
  • Quadra Island
 
Locations will be noted on the booking tab with the corresponding date. Or, if you would like to request a specific location prior to booking, please reach out. 

Itinerary


A typical day starts at 09:00 and ends around 17:00. 

Exact meeting details will be provided in a pre-trip email sent one week before your course.
 
Questions? Check out our FAQ page for details, or send us an email. 

Requirements 


This day is geared towards any experience level from beginner to advanced. That said, please come prepared to:

  • Hike a short distance to the crag
  • Spend the day outdoors in a variety of conditions

Questions about the suitability of this course? Send us an email. We’re happy to help you find or customize courses to suit your needs. 

Gear List 


Your guide will provide all group gear (or “the rack” -- ropes, slings, carabiners, etc.). Please bring the following, and reach out if you have any questions:
 
Technical Gear: 

If you require any of the items on the technical gear list, please email us to request it (along with any sizing requirements such as shoe size). 

  • Harness 
  • Helmet 
  • Belay device & locking carabiner 
  • Climbing shoes 

Clothing: 

  • T-shirt or long-sleeve (ideally loose-fitting)
  • Pants (ideally loose-fitting, tapered at the ankle) 
  • Rain gear (jacket and pants) 
  • Mid-weight insulating jacket 
  • Approach shoes (something that will provide some support on trails to the climb)
  • Toque and/or sun hat 

Other: 

  • Sunglasses that block 100% UV 
  • Sunscreen 
  • SPF lip balm 
  • Lunch (pre-prepared) and snacks 
  • Water bottle 
  • 30L backpack 

Questions? Send us an email or read our blog for advice on choosing appropriate gear. 

Testimonials

We had the very best day today! Christophe is the perfect guide. He was thorough and clear and held the very highest regard for safety at all times. I look forward to further experiences with IAG. Kevin Doyle, Victoria, BC.