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Outdoor Sport Climbing
from $145.00
Outdoor Sport Climbing
from $145.00

$145 per person | Nelson Rocks, West Virginia

Full day | Top rope climbing and belay experience required; indoor sport lead and lead belay experience recommended

Take the next step in your climbing journey: Learn to sport lead climb safely outside and you'll be able to access thousands of crags and climbs around the world. Spend a full day immersed in the technical skills, climbing techniques, and outdoor climbing know-how you need need to lead climb and lead belay safely anywhere you go.

This class is an SRMG exclusive, offered for the first time at a private sport crag designed for the effective instruction of hard-to-teach techniques—it's a unique chance to learn essential skills in an environment that has all the nuanced challenges of real sport routes in a comfortable, focused setting. Lodging and other activities are available on-site at Nelson Rocks; contact us or check out their website for more details.

There is no strict climbing ability limit for this class, but we suggest being able to toprope 5.8 outside to get the most out of the day. Some indoor lead experience is recommended but not required.

You’ll learn:

  • The mechanics of lead climbing and belaying outdoors, including hanging draws, clipping, and taking and catching falls; 

  • Essential technical skills for outdoor sport climbing, including cleaning anchors, using a stick clip, and more;

  • Techniques for smooth, confident movement on outdoor sport routes, from route-reading and sequencing to climbing and resting techniques unique to real rock;

  • Crag etiquette, site safety, and management of the different objective hazards of outdoor vs indoor lead climbing.

You will receive an emailed receipt after signing up; a more detailed confirmation email will follow a few days prior to your class with detailed directions to the meeting location, gear list, etc. Please feel free to call or email in the meantime with questions!

ET Members and returning students—please email us at srmgpotomac@gmail.com first for your discount code!

COVID-19: We’ve been working to ensure responsible recreation during the COVID-19 pandemic. We’re keeping classes small, limiting shared gear and touch points and increasing sanitation on those that are impossible to avoid, encouraging social distancing, and requiring masks when social distancing is impossible. Please do not come to class if you have been in contact with a confirmed COVID-19 case and/or if you have any of the following symptoms: fever, cough/sore throat, shortness of breath, new loss of taste or smell; contact us and we’ll work it out.
 
RAIN AND CANCELLATION POLICY: Outdoor courses are held rain or shine; instructors make the final judgement on whether the weather makes it impossible to continue. As a general rule, weather moves quickly in our region, our rock type dries quickly, and climbing in light rain is both possible and fun--as long as you bring the right attitude and a rain jacket. We will notify you ahead of time if an extended bad weather forecast makes rescheduling likely, and we will pause courses in progress for thunder and lighting or for excessive heat (over 100 degrees). Rescheduled courses and classes rained out before 1pm will receive a rain check. Otherwise, come prepared to climb and enjoy the outdoors.

Courses are non-refundable within 15 days of class date unless cancelled by SRMG East for weather or not meeting minimum enrollments. 

Intro to Outdoor Rock Climbing
from $135.00
Intro to Outdoor Rock Climbing
from $135.00

*This class is sold out for the season. Private guiding/custom classes for small groups are available on request; email us at srmgpotomac@gmail.com to connect or purchase a gift certificate redeemable during the 2021 season!*

$135 per person | full day | no experience required | Carderock, MD

Get outside! Fundamental skills for new and aspiring outdoor climbers—taught on real rock. Whether you're climbing for the first time or a gym climber looking for a gym-to-crag class, start your journey near home with expert guidance.

​YOU'LL LEARN:

  • Gear selection and use
  • Basic knots
  • Belay technique
  • Rock-reading skills and climbing movement
  • Rappelling
  • Crag etiquette and stewardship

ET Members and returning students—please email us at srmgpotomac@gmail.com first for your discount code!

You will receive an emailed receipt after signing up; a more detailed confirmation email will follow a few days prior to your class with detailed directions to the meeting location, gear list, etc. Please feel free to call or email in the meantime with questions!

COVID-19: We’ve been working closely with the Parks Service to ensure responsible recreation during the COVID-19 pandemic. We’re keeping classes small, limiting shared gear and touch points and increasing sanitation on those that are impossible to avoid, encouraging social distancing, and requiring masks when social distancing is impossible. Please do not come to class if you have been in contact with a confirmed COVID-19 case and/or if you have any of the following symptoms: fever, cough/sore throat, shortness of breath, new loss of taste or smell; contact us and we’ll work it out.
 
RAIN AND CANCELLATION POLICY: Outdoor courses are held rain or shine; instructors make the final judgement on whether the weather makes it impossible to continue. As a general rule, weather moves quickly in our region, our rock type dries quickly, and climbing in light rain is both possible and fun--as long as you bring the right attitude and a rain jacket. We will notify you ahead of time if an extended bad weather forecast makes rescheduling likely, and we will pause courses in progress for thunder and lighting or for excessive heat (over 100 degrees). Rescheduled courses and classes rained out before 1pm will receive a rain check. Otherwise, come prepared to climb and enjoy the outdoors.

Courses are non-refundable within 15 days of class date unless cancelled by SRMG East for weather or not meeting minimum enrollments. 

Top Rope Anchors
from $135.00
Top Rope Anchors
from $135.00

*This class is sold out for the season. Private guiding/custom classes for small groups are available on request; email us at srmgpotomac@gmail.com to connect or purchase a gift certificate redeemable during the 2021 season!*

$135 per person
Full day | Top rope climbing and belay experience preferred | Carderock, MD

A full day focused on the skills you need to climb safely and independently outdoors—wherever and whenever you want. You'll learn best practices and gain hands-on experience building solid and redundant top rope anchors using natural protection (trees and rocks) that you can climb on with confidence.

​YOU'LL LEARN:

  • Fundamental principles and current best practices for solid, redundant anchors using natural protection in common terrain
  • Anchor gear selection and use
  • Essential knots and backups
  • Terrain assessment, site safety (mind the edge!), and efficiency
  • Environmental impact mitigation

You will receive an emailed receipt after signing up; a more detailed confirmation email will follow a few days prior to your class with detailed directions to the meeting location, gear list, etc. Please feel free to call or email in the meantime with questions!

ET Members and returning students—please email us at srmgpotomac@gmail.com first for your discount code!

COVID-19: We’ve been working closely with the Parks Service to ensure responsible recreation during the COVID-19 pandemic. We’re keeping classes small, limiting shared gear and touch points and increasing sanitation on those that are impossible to avoid, encouraging social distancing, and requiring masks when social distancing is impossible. Please do not come to class if you have been in contact with a confirmed COVID-19 case and/or if you have any of the following symptoms: fever, cough/sore throat, shortness of breath, new loss of taste or smell; contact us and we’ll work it out.
 
RAIN AND CANCELLATION POLICY: Outdoor courses are held rain or shine; instructors make the final judgement on whether the weather makes it impossible to continue. As a general rule, weather moves quickly in our region, our rock type dries quickly, and climbing in light rain is both possible and fun--as long as you bring the right attitude and a rain jacket. We will notify you ahead of time if an extended bad weather forecast makes rescheduling likely, and we will pause courses in progress for thunder and lighting or for excessive heat (over 100 degrees). Rescheduled courses and classes rained out before 1pm will receive a rain check. Otherwise, come prepared to climb and enjoy the outdoors.

Courses are non-refundable within 15 days of class date unless cancelled by SRMG East for weather or not meeting minimum enrollments. 

Multi-Pitch Fundamentals (Multi-Pitch School Part 1)
from $150.00
Multi-Pitch Fundamentals (Multi-Pitch School Part 1)
from $150.00

*This class is sold out for the season. Private guiding/custom classes for small groups are available on request; email us at srmgpotomac@gmail.com to connect or purchase a gift certificate redeemable during the 2021 season!*

$150 per person
Full day | Top rope climbing and belay experience required | Great Falls, VA

Get oriented and build familiarity with the gear, systems, and skills of traditional climbing in a multi-pitch environment—you'll practice technical skills and gain the knowledge you need to be a safe, competent partner to a guide or leader and get the most of every trad following experience. When you're ready, put your skills to use and continue with Multi-Pitch Part 2 and 3 in Seneca Rocks, WV.

YOU'LL LEARN:

  • Advanced belay skills including lead belay/top belay and use of ground anchors;

  • Multi-pitch systems including rope management and belay transitions;

  • The basics of cleaning trad gear as a follower;

  • Multi-pitch rappels

ET Members and returning students—please email us at srmgpotomac@gmail.com first for your discount code!

You will receive an emailed receipt after signing up; a more detailed confirmation email will follow a few days prior to your class with detailed directions to the meeting location, gear list, etc. Please feel free to call or email in the meantime with questions!

COVID-19: We’ve been working closely with the Parks Service to ensure responsible recreation during the COVID-19 pandemic. We’re keeping classes small, limiting shared gear and touch points and increasing sanitation on those that are impossible to avoid, encouraging social distancing, and requiring masks when social distancing is impossible. Please do not come to class if you have been in contact with a confirmed COVID-19 case and/or if you have any of the following symptoms: fever, cough/sore throat, shortness of breath, new loss of taste or smell; contact us and we’ll work it out.
 
RAIN AND CANCELLATION POLICY: Outdoor courses are held rain or shine; instructors make the final judgement on whether the weather makes it impossible to continue. As a general rule, weather moves quickly in our region, our rock type dries quickly, and climbing in light rain is both possible and fun--as long as you bring the right attitude and a rain jacket. We will notify you ahead of time if an extended bad weather forecast makes rescheduling likely, and we will pause courses in progress for thunder and lighting or for excessive heat (over 100 degrees). Rescheduled courses and classes rained out before 1pm will receive a rain check. Otherwise, come prepared to climb and enjoy the outdoors.

Courses are non-refundable within 15 days of class date unless cancelled by SRMG East for weather or not meeting minimum enrollments. 

Intro to Trad Climbing (Learn to Lead Part 1)
from $150.00
Intro to Trad Climbing (Learn to Lead Part 1)
from $150.00

*This class is sold out for the season. Private guiding/custom classes for small groups are available on request; email us at srmgpotomac@gmail.com to connect or purchase a gift certificate redeemable during the 2021 season!*

$150 per person | full day | Top rope climbing and belay experience required | Great Falls, VA

Prepare to get on the sharp end with a comprehensive introduction to trad lead climbing—the ultimate path toward adventure and freedom. You'll level up your climbing with hands-on practice placing and testing passive and active protection and learn to build the complex anchors you'll need when there are no bolts in sight. When you're ready, put your new knowledge into action with Learn to Lead Part 2 and 3 in Seneca Rocks, WV.

​YOU'LL LEARN:

  • To place, assess, and test both passive (nuts and hexes) and active (cams) protection;

  • To build bomber multi-point anchors in unique situations using natural protection and gear;

  • Principles and concepts of safe, successful trad lead climbing

ET Members and returning students—please email us at srmgpotomac@gmail.com first for your discount code!

You will receive an emailed receipt after signing up; a more detailed confirmation email will follow a few days prior to your class with detailed directions to the meeting location, gear list, etc. Please feel free to call or email in the meantime with questions!

COVID-19: We’ve been working closely with the Parks Service to ensure responsible recreation during the COVID-19 pandemic. We’re keeping classes small, limiting shared gear and touch points and increasing sanitation on those that are impossible to avoid, encouraging social distancing, and requiring masks when social distancing is impossible. Please do not come to class if you have been in contact with a confirmed COVID-19 case and/or if you have any of the following symptoms: fever, cough/sore throat, shortness of breath, new loss of taste or smell; contact us and we’ll work it out.
 
RAIN AND CANCELLATION POLICY: Outdoor courses are held rain or shine; instructors make the final judgement on whether the weather makes it impossible to continue. As a general rule, weather moves quickly in our region, our rock type dries quickly, and climbing in light rain is both possible and fun--as long as you bring the right attitude and a rain jacket. We will notify you ahead of time if an extended bad weather forecast makes rescheduling likely, and we will pause courses in progress for thunder and lighting or for excessive heat (over 100 degrees). Rescheduled courses and classes rained out before 1pm will receive a rain check. Otherwise, come prepared to climb and enjoy the outdoors.

Courses are non-refundable within 15 days of class date unless cancelled by SRMG East for weather or not meeting minimum enrollments. 

Top Rope Labs
from $45.00
Top Rope Labs
from $45.00

$45 per person
Half day | Carderock, MD

Want another eye on your top rope anchors before going out on your own? Join us for a drop-in morning session of professional critique, feedback, and guidance as needed to feel confident that your anchors are solid and secure.

This is *not* a teaching class; instructors will assume you've already taken Top Rope Anchors with us or have equivalent experience with ASERENE anchor concepts, knots, and materials This session is for evaluation, feedback, and guidance only, with an eye toward:

  • Best practices for solid, redundant anchors using natural protection in common terrain
  • Anchor gear selection and use
  • Essential knots and backups
  • Terrain assessment, site safety (mind the edge!), and efficiency
  • Environmental impact mitigation

You will receive an emailed receipt after signing up; a more detailed confirmation email will follow a few days prior to your class with detailed directions to the meeting location, gear list, etc. Please feel free to call or email in the meantime with questions!

ET Members and returning students—please email us at srmgpotomac@gmail.com first for your discount code!

COVID-19: We’ve been working closely with the Parks Service to ensure responsible recreation during the COVID-19 pandemic. We’re keeping classes small, limiting shared gear and touch points and increasing sanitation on those that are impossible to avoid, encouraging social distancing, and requiring masks when social distancing is impossible. Please do not come to class if you have been in contact with a confirmed COVID-19 case and/or if you have any of the following symptoms: fever, cough/sore throat, shortness of breath, new loss of taste or smell; contact us and we’ll work it out.
 
RAIN AND CANCELLATION POLICY: Outdoor courses are held rain or shine; instructors make the final judgement on whether the weather makes it impossible to continue. As a general rule, weather moves quickly in our region, our rock type dries quickly, and climbing in light rain is both possible and fun--as long as you bring the right attitude and a rain jacket. We will notify you ahead of time if an extended bad weather forecast makes rescheduling likely, and we will pause courses in progress for thunder and lighting or for excessive heat (over 100 degrees). Rescheduled courses and classes rained out before 1pm will receive a rain check. Otherwise, come prepared to climb and enjoy the outdoors.

Courses are non-refundable within 15 days of class date unless cancelled by SRMG East for weather or not meeting minimum enrollments. 

Womxn's Climbing Clinic
from $135.00
Womxn's Climbing Clinic
from $135.00

*This class is sold out for the season. Private guiding/custom classes for small groups are available on request; email us at srmgpotomac@gmail.com to connect or purchase a gift certificate redeemable during the 2021 season!*

$135 | full day | top rope belay experience preferred | Carderock, MD

Join us for a day of crushing your climbing goals with other womxn in a supportive, community-building environment! Your instructors will guide you through a day of building confidence, climbing skills, and technical knowledge. You’ll learn the fundamentals of outdoor top rope climbing, including:

  • Movement and technique on natural rock, with instruction tailored to your strengths
  • Best practices for safety and stewardship
  • Basic top rope anchor demo and explanation of principles
  • A supportive and inclusive environment

You will receive an emailed receipt after signing up; a more detailed confirmation email will follow a few days prior to your class with detailed directions to the meeting location, gear list, etc. Please feel free to call or email in the meantime with questions!

COVID-19: We’ve been working closely with the Parks Service to ensure responsible recreation during the COVID-19 pandemic. We’re keeping classes small, limiting shared gear and touch points and increasing sanitation on those that are impossible to avoid, encouraging social distancing, and requiring masks when social distancing is impossible. Please do not come to class if you have been in contact with a confirmed COVID-19 case and/or if you have any of the following symptoms: fever, cough/sore throat, shortness of breath, new loss of taste or smell; contact us and we’ll work it out.
 
RAIN AND CANCELLATION POLICY: Outdoor courses are held rain or shine; instructors make the final judgement on whether the weather makes it impossible to continue. As a general rule, weather moves quickly in our region, our rock type dries quickly, and climbing in light rain is both possible and fun--as long as you bring the right attitude and a rain jacket. We will notify you ahead of time if an extended bad weather forecast makes rescheduling likely, and we will pause courses in progress for thunder and lighting or for excessive heat (over 100 degrees). Rescheduled courses and classes rained out before 1pm will receive a rain check. Otherwise, come prepared to climb and enjoy the outdoors.

Courses are non-refundable within 15 days of class date unless cancelled by SRMG East for weather or not meeting minimum enrollments. 

Gym to Crag: Intermediate Outdoor Rock Climbing
from $135.00
Gym to Crag: Intermediate Outdoor Rock Climbing
from $135.00

*This class is sold out for the season. Private guiding/custom classes for small groups are available on request; email us at srmgpotomac@gmail.com to connect or purchase a gift certificate redeemable during the 2021 season!*

$135 per person

Full day | Top rope climbing and belay experience required

Turn your indoor climbing skills into smooth, confident movement on real rock. With a focus on subtler footwork, balance, and the nuances of finding and using rock holds and features, you’ll refine your climbing technique and technical skills for deeper engagement with every route and a strong foundation for all future climbing objectives. This next-step technique and movement class will have you climbing stronger both indoors and out! You’ll learn:

  • New climbing techniques unique to climbing outdoors, including basic crack climbing techniques

  • How to stand, smear, and smedge confidently on small and slippery feet

  • Weight shifting, balance, and body tension for efficient movement on poor holds

  • How to read the rock, identify holds, and sequence your climbs

  • Crag etiquette and management of the different objective hazards of outdoor climbing

You will receive an emailed receipt after signing up; a more detailed confirmation email will follow a few days prior to your class with detailed directions to the meeting location, gear list, etc. Please feel free to call or email in the meantime with questions!

ET Members and returning students—please email us at srmgpotomac@gmail.com first for your discount code!

COVID-19: We’ve been working closely with the Parks Service to ensure responsible recreation during the COVID-19 pandemic. We’re keeping classes small, limiting shared gear and touch points and increasing sanitation on those that are impossible to avoid, encouraging social distancing, and requiring masks when social distancing is impossible. Please do not come to class if you have been in contact with a confirmed COVID-19 case and/or if you have any of the following symptoms: fever, cough/sore throat, shortness of breath, new loss of taste or smell; contact us and we’ll work it out.
 
RAIN AND CANCELLATION POLICY: Outdoor courses are held rain or shine; instructors make the final judgement on whether the weather makes it impossible to continue. As a general rule, weather moves quickly in our region, our rock type dries quickly, and climbing in light rain is both possible and fun--as long as you bring the right attitude and a rain jacket. We will notify you ahead of time if an extended bad weather forecast makes rescheduling likely, and we will pause courses in progress for thunder and lighting or for excessive heat (over 100 degrees). Rescheduled courses and classes rained out before 1pm will receive a rain check. Otherwise, come prepared to climb and enjoy the outdoors.

Courses are non-refundable within 15 days of class date unless cancelled by SRMG East for weather or not meeting minimum enrollments. 

Seneca Rocks Road Trip
from $330.00
Seneca Rocks Road Trip
from $330.00

$325 PER PERSON
Full weekend | Belaying and top rope climbing experience needed

Join Seneca Rocks Mountain Guides for a weekend of multi-pitch climbing in beautiful Seneca Rocks, WV. You'll have the opportunity to climb with friends or to make new ones as you ascend the 300 foot rock fins while being expertly guided by the most experienced guides in the North Fork Valley. Get ready to stand on the summit of Seneca Rocks!

INCLUDED:

  • All climbing equipment
  • Camping at SRMG's creekside campground
  • Breakfast Saturday and Sunday; dinner Saturday nigh
  • Two days of guided climbing

​Friday, September 18–Sunday, September 20

You will receive an emailed receipt after signing up; a more detailed confirmation email will follow a few days prior to your class with detailed directions to the meeting location, gear list, etc. Please feel free to call or email in the meantime with questions!

COVID-19: We’ve been working closely with the Parks Service to ensure responsible recreation during the COVID-19 pandemic. We’re keeping classes small, limiting shared gear and touch points and increasing sanitation on those that are impossible to avoid, encouraging social distancing, and requiring masks when social distancing is impossible. Please do not come to class if you have been in contact with a confirmed COVID-19 case and/or if you have any of the following symptoms: fever, cough/sore throat, shortness of breath, new loss of taste or smell; contact us and we’ll work it out.
 
RAIN AND CANCELLATION POLICY: Outdoor courses are held rain or shine; instructors make the final judgement on whether the weather makes it impossible to continue. As a general rule, weather moves quickly in our region, our rock type dries quickly, and climbing in light rain is both possible and fun--as long as you bring the right attitude and a rain jacket. We will notify you ahead of time if an extended bad weather forecast makes rescheduling likely, and we will pause courses in progress for thunder and lighting or for excessive heat (over 100 degrees). Rescheduled courses and classes rained out before 1pm will receive a rain check. Otherwise, come prepared to climb and enjoy the outdoors.

Courses are non-refundable within 15 days of class date unless cancelled by SRMG East for weather or not meeting minimum enrollments. 

Road Trip: Cooper's Rock
from $330.00
Road Trip: Cooper's Rock
from $330.00

***This class is sold out for the season! Private guiding/custom classes for small groups are available on request; email us at srmgpotomac@gmail.com to connect!***

Full weekend (October 24-25) | $330 per person | Top rope belay experience recommended

Take your climbing on the road and join SRMG East for a full weekend of technical instruction, movement clinics, and plenty of climbing time on the unique American gritstone of Coopers Rock State Forest, West Virginia! Overlooking the beautiful Cheat River Valley, Coopers Rock is a hidden gem with hundreds of boulder problems and routes on highly featured, coarse sandstone. Hone your skills, camp on-site or stay in nearby Morgantown, and enjoy an immersive climbing trip to one of our favorite area crags.

This weekend-long event combines elements of our Top Rope Anchors and Intermediate Rock Climbing classes into two full days of experiential learning and engagement with the rock—you’ll learn to build a variety of solid anchors, then put them to the test by climbing on them during movement and climbing technique clinics. 

You’ll learn:

  • Fundamental principles and current best practices for solid, redundant top rope anchors

  • Anchor gear selection and use

  • Intermediate to advanced top rope anchor setups (optional) 

  • ​Movement techniques unique to climbing outdoors, including basic crack climbing techniques; how to stand, smear, and smedge confidently on small and slippery feet; and weight shifting, balance, and body tension for efficient movement on poor holds

  • How to read the rock, identify holds, and sequence your climbs

  • Crag etiquette and outdoor ethics

Please note that room and board are not included in the class fee—we recommend reserving a campsite in the State Forest (https://wvstateparks.com/places-to-stay/campgrounds/coopers-rock-state-forest-camping/) or staying in Morgantown.

ET Members and returning students—please email us at srmgpotomac@gmail.com first for your discount code!

COVID-19: We’ve been working closely with the Parks Service to ensure responsible recreation during the COVID-19 pandemic. We’re keeping classes small, limiting shared gear and touch points and increasing sanitation on those that are impossible to avoid, encouraging social distancing, and requiring masks when social distancing is impossible. Please do not come to class if you have been in contact with a confirmed COVID-19 case and/or if you have any of the following symptoms: fever, cough/sore throat, shortness of breath, new loss of taste or smell; contact us and we’ll work it out.
 
RAIN AND CANCELLATION POLICY: Outdoor courses are held rain or shine; instructors make the final judgement on whether the weather makes it impossible to continue. As a general rule, weather moves quickly in our region, our rock type dries quickly, and climbing in light rain is both possible and fun--as long as you bring the right attitude and a rain jacket. We will notify you ahead of time if an extended bad weather forecast makes rescheduling likely, and we will pause courses in progress for thunder and lighting or for excessive heat (over 100 degrees). Rescheduled courses and classes rained out before 1pm will receive a rain check. Otherwise, come prepared to climb and enjoy the outdoors.

Courses are non-refundable within 15 days of class date unless cancelled by SRMG East for weather or not meeting minimum enrollments. 

DC - Private Guiding Half Day
from $175.00
DC - Private Guiding Half Day
from $175.00

Open to all experience levels, private guiding is a 100% customizable day designed by the student and guide and can cover anything from intro outings to full days of technical curriculum. Call or email srmgpotomac@gmail.com to book.

Rates:

1 client: $175

2 clients: $120 per person

3 clients: $90 per person

4+: $75 per person

Max 6 clients per guide.

COVID-19: We’ve been working closely with the Parks Service to ensure responsible recreation during the COVID-19 pandemic. We’re keeping classes small, limiting shared gear and touch points and increasing sanitation on those that are impossible to avoid, encouraging social distancing, and requiring masks when social distancing is impossible. Please do not come to class if you have been in contact with a confirmed COVID-19 case and/or if you have any of the following symptoms: fever, cough/sore throat, shortness of breath, new loss of taste or smell; contact us and we’ll work it out.
 
RAIN AND CANCELLATION POLICY: Outdoor courses are held rain or shine; instructors make the final judgement on whether the weather makes it impossible to continue. As a general rule, weather moves quickly in our region, our rock type dries quickly, and climbing in light rain is both possible and fun--as long as you bring the right attitude and a rain jacket. We will notify you ahead of time if an extended bad weather forecast makes rescheduling likely, and we will pause courses in progress for thunder and lighting or for excessive heat (over 100 degrees). Rescheduled courses and classes rained out before 1pm will receive a rain check. Otherwise, come prepared to climb and enjoy the outdoors.

Courses are non-refundable within 15 days of class date unless cancelled by SRMG East for weather or not meeting minimum enrollments. 

DC Private Guiding
from $295.00
DC Private Guiding
from $295.00

Open to all experience levels, private guiding is a 100% customizable day designed by the student and guide and can cover anything from intro outings to full days of technical curriculum. Call or email srmgpotomac@gmail.com to book.

Rates:

1 client: $295

2 clients: $198 per person

3 clients: $165 per person

4+: $150 per person

Max 6 clients per guide.

Gift certificates are now available! Book now and redeem any time during the 2021 season.

COVID-19: We’ve been working closely with the Parks Service to ensure responsible recreation during the COVID-19 pandemic. We’re keeping classes small, limiting shared gear and touch points and increasing sanitation on those that are impossible to avoid, encouraging social distancing, and requiring masks when social distancing is impossible. Please do not come to class if you have been in contact with a confirmed COVID-19 case and/or if you have any of the following symptoms: fever, cough/sore throat, shortness of breath, new loss of taste or smell; contact us and we’ll work it out.
 
RAIN AND CANCELLATION POLICY: Outdoor courses are held rain or shine; instructors make the final judgement on whether the weather makes it impossible to continue. As a general rule, weather moves quickly in our region, our rock type dries quickly, and climbing in light rain is both possible and fun--as long as you bring the right attitude and a rain jacket. We will notify you ahead of time if an extended bad weather forecast makes rescheduling likely, and we will pause courses in progress for thunder and lighting or for excessive heat (over 100 degrees). Rescheduled courses and classes rained out before 1pm will receive a rain check. Otherwise, come prepared to climb and enjoy the outdoors.

Courses are non-refundable within 15 days of class date unless cancelled by SRMG East for weather or not meeting minimum enrollments.