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Rendezvous with your expert guide at Joshua Tree National Park and hike a short distance to the climbing location while admiring the serene surroundings. Before the action begins, you get a safety overview, learn basic knots, how to belay, and review tips and techniques from an experienced instructor. Then put on your climbing shoes, helmet, and harness, ready to put it all into practice.
You have plenty of time to work on your new skills and try out routes of varying difficulty. After a few hours pushing yourself to new limits, conclude the lesson feeling challenged and accomplished after an exhilarating day on the rocks. Read More close
Start the day by meeting your guide at Joshua Tree Visitor Center's Parking Lot. Go on a short hike through the desert landscape, noticing the namesake trees surrounding you, and arrive at your first climbing site. The expert instructor gives a brief safety overview and you get outfitted with the necessary equipment, including a helmet, harness, and climbing shoes. Your day is made easier without the need for knots or belaying, instead just clipping into the top ropes to get started.
With plenty of hours to explore the numerous climbing routes, you feel challenged and accomplished with each effort as you increase your skills. Take breaks as needed to stay hydrated and re-energize with a bit of trail mix and lunch. Head home at the end of your adventure for some well-deserved rest and recovery. Read More close
Meet your guide and the rest of your group at Joshua Tree Visitor Center's Parking Lot. Once you're geared up, follow your expert instructor through a series of lessons that teach you how to escape belay, use an auto-locking device to ascend and aid an injured or fallen climber, and return both of you safely to the ground.
From friction hitches for slings to auto-block knots, Bowering systems to tandem rappelling, this lesson shows you what it takes to become a hero on the slopes. Finish up with a new level of knowledge and preparedness to take on your next climb with confidence. Read More close
Make your way to Joshua Tree Visitor Center's Parking Lot to meet up with your guide. The expert instructor provides a brief orientation to review fundamental safety tips and techniques for a successful day of climbing. Gather the provided equipment, including your harness, helmet, climbing shoes, and head out on a short hike to the best routes for your experience level.
On this outing, there is no need for knots, belaying, or commands. You easily clip into one of the designated top ropes and begin climbing. Your attentive guide provides as much or as little assistance as you need to feel comfortable and to improve your skills. Read More close
Meet your guide at the Joshua Tree Visitor Center's Parking Lot, where you gear up and start scaling the remarkable landscape around you. Professional instructors are on hand with attentive, personal guidance to help you build on the fundamentals of safe rock-climbing techniques and handling the belay at the bottom of the cliff.
As the day goes on, you can practice several new knots and methods for setting up top-rope anchor systems. Finish up with the knowledge you need to evaluate safe climbing areas, build and remove anchors, and rappel with confidence the next time you want to scale the outdoors. Read More close
Get started by greeting your guide at the Joshua Tree Visitor Center's Parking Lot, where you meet your group and gear up with the help of your expert instructors. With their guidance and the safety of a mock lead, you learn how to lead sport routes, clip gear, lead belay, protect from a leader fall, manage your rope, and plan your route.
Once you've learned the secrets of sport climbing, from the safety and fundamentals to rope finding, movement, and communication, end the lesson feeling ready to take on the spectacular rocks with well-earned expertise. Read More close
Get started at the Joshua Tree Visitor Center's Parking Lot, where you gear up and get to know your instructor and fellow climbers. Over the course of the class, you can rely on the safety of a top rope and mock lead as you learn to teach how to lead trad routes, place and remove pro, clip gear, use slings, lead belay, protect from a leader fall, manage your rope, plan your route, and more.
From the fundamentals, safety instruction, and organizing your rack to climbing movement and communication, this lesson opens the door to an incredible climbing experience. Finish up with some new insight and the knowledge you need to take on the slopes with confidence. Read More close
Meet up with your guide in Joshua Tree, a mecca for the global rock climbing community. Whether you're a climbing pro or brand new to the sport, your guide can help you get situated and comfortable with all the equipment and information you need before getting started.
Slip into a harness and get ready to put your vertigo to the test as you learn all the skills to lower yourself down a vertical wall backwards. Do as many rappels as possible to get totally comfortable with the equipment and the sensation, and pose for plenty of pictures with the rugged terrain of the national park as your backdrop. Read More close
As you head out from the Greater Palm Springs area, you get a narrated tour of the Coachella Valley and learn about the energy generated from the wind and solar farms along San Gorgonio Pass. Inside the park, spend the morning exploring as your guide describes the plants and animals of the high desert and tells stories of the rich history of the area.
Take a guided hike to Hidden Valley to see a jaw-dropping wonderland of majestic rock formations, and then find the spectacular view at the Key's View Overlook, which offers a stunning viewpoint from 5,185 feet (1,580 m) in elevation—letting you see all the way to Mexico on a clear day. By the time of your return trip in the afternoon, you have an expert's insight into one of the most striking environments around, plus the iconic plants and wildlife that make their home in the desert. Read More close