Technical Canyoneering Course (ACE-L1) - St George UT
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Technical Canyoneering Course (ACE-L1) - St George UT

Technical Canyoneering builds the foundational skills required to safely descend canyons. Build anchors from rocks, trees, bolts, and more. Rig and retrieve ropes. Manage your speed and lock off while rappelling. This fundamental and comprehensive two-day course provides instruction for beginner to intermediate canyoneers. Upon completion of this course, you will have the knowledge and skill to safely descend canyons as a contributing member of the group.

All technical gear is provided for the class. If borrowing gear isn’t your thing we offer a 10% discount on all personal gear for our students!

Topics Covered

  • Knots, Bends and Hitches
  • Canyon Rating System
  • Communication, Ethics, Courtesy
  • Canyoneering Gear Choices and Requirements
  • Belays and Hand Lines
  • Natural and Artificial Anchors
  • Static and Contingency Riggings
  • Rope Management
  • Canyoneering Specific Rappelling Techniques
  • Down Climbing Skills
  • Introduction to Basic Pothole Escape Methods
  • Safety Checking and Basic Self-Rescue


  • 2 Days Outdoor Hands On Training
  • Technical Gear Rental
  • Certificate of Completion
  • Discount to Purchase Your Own Gear!

Private Course

Whether you have your own group or simply prefer to learn one on one, private classes with custom scheduling are available to suit your needs.

1 Student - $895 per person
2 Students - $495 per person
3-12 students - $395 per person


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Included Materials



This class cannot be purchased online. Please contact the store for more information.

Store Hours

Monday - Friday 10:00 - 6:00 MST

Saturday 10:00 - 4:00 MST

Sunday Closed

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