Onwards and Upward
You have been climbing for a while and are looking to the next set of skills, even those who have been on the crags for years can learn, brush up old skills, see new techniques... dust off and polish up you knowledge.
This is for competent climbers who would like to improve their performance.
All our courses are private closed bookings for you or your group. We do not offer open enrolment courses, unless you are in our qualifications department. This guarantees you the highest quality and tailored outcomes for you.
There are 3 options you can choose from to make your booking:
- Book Now - This is for our listed course dates; book, pay, and enjoy your course.
- Enquire - if you would like alternative dates** to those listed, drop us a message about a specific course and we can talk further about your booking.
- Buy Voucher - you are buying a GIFT VOUCHER for a date to be confirmed** in the future. (Valid for 2 years from date of purchase)
For full terms and conditions please see click here.
**dates are dependant on availability.
A vital day for any climber. Self rescue skills need to be there in the back of your head hopefully never to be used.
This single or 2 day course will give you the tools to help you or other climbers in an emergency.
These elements could be included;
- core rope work
- escaping the system
- evacuating an injured climber
- ascending and descending a rope
- traverse rescue
We will work with you to design the course that meets your needs and knowledge.Enquire
Price is per day for 2 people.
This is discounted from £220 as we think all climbers should keep up to date with these skills. It is also one of the best Gift Vouchers a climber could receive.
Up your grade
If you want to improve your performance, push your grade, overcome a barrier or climb more confidently then book now. We have upped everyones' grade that have come along to this course.Enquire
Big Wall’s and Portaledge’s
If your planning a big walling trip for the first time or wanting to fine tune your skills, this 2 day course will give you the efficient techniques and get you in gear for your next adventure. We will head out and spend 2 days on a crag and the night sleeping and living on the ledges.
- Basic clean aid techniques
- Jumaring systems
- Sleeping out - Partaledge skills
- Living on the ledge
Price includes the use of ledges, haul bags, aid gear, ropes & technical equipment.
Week days only.Enquire
Some work we did for EE
Maybe your not planning a trip to a big wall but just fancy hanging out in a ledge for a night. ??
Classic Lakeland Rock
If you are looking to head to the crag and get on with enjoying moving over some of the Lake District’s classic rock routes then come with plenty of energy and enjoy a day out on the crag with one of Real Adventure’s Mountain Instructors. We use our vast local knowledge to cover as much rock as you can handle. Inevitably you will learn as you climb however we can mix the day with a spot of teaching and coaching of any area of climbing you wish. This is a taste of one of our “Classic Lakeland Rock” days… Climb Middlefell Buttress and head over to Gimmer Crag to climb Gimmer Crack - the ultra classic of the crag, rap down and quest up Kipling Groove, rap back down and then head out up F Route to finnish with a pint in the Old Dungeon Ghyll. Your Classic rock adventure can be tailored to your wish and climb those route that have been on your tick list for years.Enquire
Weekday prices for Classic Lakeland Rock are discounted.
Weekend prices below
|Date Your Choice||Size 1||Ratio 1:1||Price £200||Buy Voucher|
|Date Your Choice||Size 2||Ratio 1:2||Price £220||Buy Voucher|
U18’s Climbing Discount
We are keen to see young climbers learn the art of traditional UK rock climbing, so, we offer a 25% discount to anyone U18 who is a climber and wants to book on any of our Climb Now Work Later or Up Your Grade that take place on natural rock, also excluding over nights and qualifications.
With our AALA licence & with the permission of parents we can work with a pair of U18’s. Coffee and a chat preferred beforehand.
If a pair comprises of both 18+ and U18 the discount still applies to the U18 (see prices below).
Discount only applies to young people who have climbing in their heart and a wish to climb for the rest of their lives.
Dates to suit you but no skipping school.
Below are prices for 1 day of instruction and can be purchased as a gift voucher. After completing the booking form a voucher will be emailed (Valid for 2 years from date of purchase).Enquire
1 U18 & 1 parent or over 18.
At its finest moments climbing allows me to step out of ordinary existence into something extraordinary, stripping me of my sense of self-importance.Doug Scott