Outdoor Climbing Classes

If you want to use your skills from indoors to go climbing on real rock, then outdoor transition training is essential for your safety. Take a course with our instructors who have the most complete training on the market.

Included in the price the instructor, admission to the park, Course summary documents and 10% on the purchase of a STARTING KIT at CRUX

Obligation to have an FQME membership, available by booking your course.
There are courses that can be added on request with the minimum required per course

COVID-19 Have hand sanitizer and mask if desired.

Top Rope TransitionOutdoor
  • Who is it forThis training is aimed at climbers who already have their indoor top rope certificate.
    Required age 18 and over,
    16-17 years old with parents.
  • EquipmentBelaying tool and lanyard (carabiner - ATC / pilot / grigri - dynaconnexion)
    Snack
    Water Bottle
    Mosquito repellent
    Adequate clothing
    Solar cream
    Harness
    Climbing Shoes
    Helmet
  • Subjects included in the course
    • How to get to the top of the walls safely and anchor
    • Building a relay to install a top rope system
    • Safe rappelling with prussik
    • Understanding the environment and its dangers
    • Read and understand a climbing guide (topo)
    • Where are the climbing areas in Quebec
    • What are good practices for respecting nature and other climbers
  • Pre-requisitesIndoor Top Rope Certificate from Le Crux
  • ReservationMandatory
    Minimum 2 & maximum 4 participants
  • Duration8 hours
    (8:30am to 6:00pm)
    DatesJune 19
    June 20
    June 21
    July 11
    August 15
Lead TransitionOutdoor (SPORT)
  • Who is it forThis training is for climbers who already have their indoor lead certificate.
    Required age 18 and over,
    16-17 years old with parents.
  • EquipmentBelaying tool and lanyard (carabiner - ATC / pilot / grigri - dynaconnexion)
    Snack
    Water Bottle
    Mosquito repellent
    Adequate clothing
    Solar cream
    Harness
    Climbing Shoes
    Helmet
  • Subjects included in the course
    • Placing quickdraws in the plates
    • Installation of a relay
    • Safe rappelling with prussik
    • Understanding the environment and its dangers
    • Read and understand a climbing guide (topo)
    • Where are the climbing areas in Quebec
    • What are good practices for respecting nature and other climbers
  • Pre-requisitesIndoor Lead Certificate from Le Crux and exterior top rope transition
  • ReservationMandatory
    Minimum 2 & maximum 4 participants
  • Duration8 hours
    (8:30am to 6:00pm)
    DatesJuly 4
    July 18
    August 22
BoulderingOutdoor
  • Who is it forAnyone who wants to learn the basics of bouldering safely.
    Age required 16 and over,
    10-15 years old (with parent ratio 1:2)
  • Equipment
    Snack
    Water Bottle
    Mosquito repellent
    Adequate clothing
    Solar cream
    Climbing Shoes
    Chalk Bag
    Crash Pad, rental available at $10.
  • Subjects included in the course
    • How to get to the bouldering sites
    • Safety during practice
    • The correct positioning of the crash pads
    • Brushing the boulders
    • Risk assessment
    • Trimming
    • Understanding of topos (bouldering guide)
    • Where are the bouldering sectors in Quebec
    • Cleaning before leaving
  • Pre-requisitesNone
  • ReservationMandatory
    Minimum 3 & maximum 4 participants
  • Duration4 hours
    8:30am to 1:00pm or 2:00pm to 6:00pm
    DatesJune 14
    July 5
    August 9

All instructors have received training and a certificate according to the specifications of the Fédération Québécoise de la Montagne et Escalade.

The training is given in collaboration with the F.A.P.E.

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