Psst…you didn't hear it from us, but there's a Groupon available! Triangle Rock Club has a Introduction to Climbing class that's pretty amazing and provides a comprehensive introduction to safe climbing and the Triangle Rock Club. You'll learn about the different types of climbing and the basic climbing concepts and practices including "proper top rope belay technique," and "the correct use of harnesses and the figure-8-follow-through knot." The majority of people who take the class will receive the Top Rope Belay Certification by the end of the class! All equipment is provided by TRC. In addition, participants receive a two-week pass that all includes free gear rental!Cost: $50
Triangle Rock Club provides state of the art climbing facilities, instruction, and programs for beginner to world-class climbers alike in a safe, professional, and fun environment. They have locations in both Morrisville and North Raleigh. They strive to be inviting to all and to help build a strong community of people who are united around a common passion: climbing. Their state-of-the-art facilities offer both lead and top rope climbing, bouldering and a comprehensive fitness center.