Saturday, May 21, 2022
Join Adventure Untamed and Eastern Mountain Sports for our rock climbing instruction program for women. The cost of the program covers all three classes, transportation, and gear rentals.
This climbing program has been designed to meet the needs of new outdoor climbers who are looking to develop both movement and technical skills. Beginners are welcome! While no previous outdoor climbing experience is necessary, participants are strongly encouraged to have some familiarity with climbing gear, basic knots, belaying and basic climbing movement skills. All three courses will be taught by AMGA-certified women guides. If cost is an issue and you are interested in a scholarship for this program, please apply below. This scholarship is open to anyone who identifies as a woman. Scholarship will cover tuition, transportation, and gear rentals. One scholarship spot is available.

The 3-day climbing program will cover the following topics:

Gear selection
Climbing knots
Belay techniques
Climbing movement
Communication and terminology
Safety checks

What’s included:
  • Women NY State Licensed and Wilderness First Responder Certified Guides and Climbing AMGA Guides
  • Transportation to and from NYC (if you would like to meet us at the trailhead, please email for a discount)
  • 3 days of outdoor climbing instruction at the Gunks
  • All gear rentals

Level: Active (Learn More)

Mileage: --

Elevation Gain: --

Group Size: 2 - 8 women climbers


The North Face, UWS

Check-in Time: 7:00 am

Departure Time: 7:15 am

Return Time: Approximately 6:30 pm


Limited spots remaining


  • Closed-toe athletic shoes for hike to climbing location
  • Weather-appropriate, moisture wicking, athletic clothing (no cotton)
  • Hat
  • Sunglasses


  • Lunch
  • Ample Snacks
  • At least two (2) liters of water
  • Backpack
  • Sunscreen
  • Bug spray
  • Extra layers to adjust for changing weather conditions
  • Trekking poles (optional)
  • A change of clothes for the ride back (optional)