Advanced Canyoneering

Advanced Canyoneering

This course was designed for the recreational canyoneer and is considered Advanced Level. 

Prerequisite:  Technical Canyoneering or Instructor approval

Length 2.5 Days

Skills and topics Covered:

  • Review Stuff from L1 & L2
  • Retrievable Safety Line
  • Guided Rappels – Setup/Use
  • Multi-Pitch Rappels
  • Rappel Deviation (Redirect)
  • Simultaneous Rappels
  • Counter Weight Rappels
  • Rappel/Lower
  • Retrievable Rigging
  • Basic Mechanical Advantage Systems
  • Progress Captures
  • Convert Static Single & Double Rope to Lower
  • Cut & Lower
  • Pick-Off’s
  • Placing Bolts and Pitons
  • Potholes

Gear requirements:

Basic Personal gear is required for this course: Harness, helmet, rappel device, safety tether, multiple locking carabiners, multiple slings. Please wear sturdy shoes or boots. Equipment available for use / purchase if needed contact instructor prior.

Classes are outdoors so dress according to weather. Sturdy shoes required. Pack a lunch and bring plenty of water.

Next Course July 8th – 10th – Las Vegas

$100 deposit required within 3days of course.


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Outdoor Adventure Training – Las Vegas, Nevada offering courses in Rappeling, Canyoneering, Rope Rescue & Rigging, Orienteering, Wilderness Medicine Courses