Darkhorse offers a 3-day Advanced Canyoneering course that is just that, advanced. This course builds upon the curriculum of the Technical Canyoneering Course while adding skills needed to tackle advanced and expert rated canyons. The following skills will be discussed and demonstrated during the course.
-Knots (directional and valdotain tresse)
-Advanced anchors (dead men, knot chocks, cairns, etc.)
-Correct placement of bolts and when to use them
-Guided rappels (where to use and how to tension)
-Retrievable re-belay system
-Cold water tactics
-Sequencing multi-pitch rappels
-Rope ascending and transitions
-Pothole escape skills and methods
This course is offered as a 2-3 day course depending on your groups' needs and how quickly you move through and understand material. You can sign up for one of our scheduled courses or grab 5 of your friends and schedule a private class.