Introduction To Outdoor Climbing

Intro To Outdoor Climbing

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Course duration : 1 Day
Course Ratio : 1:4
Cost £ 50 Per Person

For More information contact me at or direct message me on Facebook. I aim to respond to all emails within 24 hours, however I can be out in the hills with no signal and will contact you on my return.
This course is for the novice with little or no experience in climbing outdoors. We will cover belaying, tying on to the rope, climbing technique and much more. The course is tailored for each client and is guaranteed to progress your skills and take you closer to becoming a more independent climber!

All technical climbing equipment will be included in the price. Should you have any questions please read the FAQ below or contact me by email.
Private Instruction
Can't find what you're looking for? Why not hire me for the day. I can offer guided mountain walks, climbing and scrambling days on a date to suit you. Get in touch

About Matt

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Sunday 13th May    - Buxton Area, Peak District - £50 per person (FULL)

Sunday 22nd July    - Buxton Area, Peak District - £50 per person

Monday 6th August - Buxton Area, Peak District - £50 per person FULL

Tuesday 7th August - Roaches, Peak District - £60 per person     FULL

How to make a booking

You can pay your deposit by selecting the date you wish to book from the drop down box below and clicking Pay Now. I will contact you with course details and a kit list once your deposit is received. Full payment must be made prior to the course or on the day.

If you would like to request more information or pay by bank transfer simply email me with details of the Course and Date you are interested in. I will respond with all requested details and payment Instruction. 


Linda - Advanced outdoor climbing course - 2015
"Just a quick email to let you know how much I enjoyed the course. The coaching was fantastic and will hopefully help me break through my current grade. Will be in touch soon for another day out!"

 ​Jason - Outdoor climbing course- 2015​​
"Hi Matt. My wife and I wanted to thank you for a really enjoyable day on Sunday. We have both wanted to go climbing so we can feel more confident on tougher ground in the mountains. The course structure was a perfect and we thoroughly enjoyed the course!"
Chris - Advanced Climbing Course
"Thanks for Sunday, had a top day out and cant belive how much ive soaked up, cheers pal"


I've never climbed before, will this course be suitable for me?
This course is designed for beginners and people who climb indoors and want to try climbing outside. you don’t need any experience and coaching is provided throughout the day
I’m scared of heights, will this be an issue ?
Most people have a fear of heights but with a structured approach we can slowly increase you comfort zone and help you get the most out of the course. If your worried why not get in touch and I can discuss it with you!
I don’t have any equipment, what will I need?
I provide all climbing equipment like harness, helmet and any technical gear. A kit list of appropriate clothing will be sent to you when you make a booking
Can I bring my own equipment?
Feel free to bring any of your own equipment, all climbing gear will be checked before we begin to ensure it meets our safety standard.
What is the instructor to client ratio ?
To ensure you get the most out of the day I will only have four people per instructor as this ensures a safe and enjoyable learning experience.  ​​
Do you except under 18s on the course?
I only take under 18s when accompanied by a parent or guardian.