Mountain Skills Climbing Lesson

Spend a Day on the Mountains During an Intro Climbing Lesson in New Mexico

Add Additional Climbers For Taos Climbing Lesson (optional):
  • One Additional Climber For Taos Climbing Lesson Bring a guest to climb with in Taos, New Mexico.

    + $44 Total: $265

About This Experience

General Information hide

Whether you are a beginner wanting to experience rock climbing in a safe professional setting; or you’re an intermediate to expert rock climber looking to hone your skills, the Mountains Skills Climbing Lesson is perfect. Learn to rock climb, beat the crowds, put up first ascents, or sport climb at your limit.

First timers will receive a general introduction to technique and procedure in the Taos Mountains of New Mexico Hands on instruction includes: basic knots, belay and rappel techniques, climbing communication, safety procedures, and moving on the rock. Climbers will be gradually introduced to varying degrees of height and difficulty as your comfort level increases. 

Experience climbers will be able to tailor the lesson and focus on the skills they are looking to improve. This experience is a great way to spend time outdoors, learn a new skill, perfect your rock climbing abilities and have fun!

Where It's Located hide

  • Taos, New Mexico

Who Is Included hide

The Mountain Skills Climbing Lesson Experience Gifts Certificate is valid for one participant. This is a private lesson.

This experience is not suitable for non-paying guests.

When It Is Offered hide

The Introductory Mountain Climbing Lessons are offered seven days a week year-round, subject to availability. Lessons typically begin at 9:30 AM.

How Long Is It hide

The Private Mountain Skills Climbing Lesson has a lesson time of 6 to 7 hours.

Weather hide

The Mountain Skills Climbing Lessons may be rescheduled by the Instructor due to high winds, heavy rain, fog or other inclement weather.

What To Wear hide

Please wear flexible and comfortable clothing appropriate for the outdoors, layers and a rain jacket. Hiking shoes or sneakers, a daypack, a hat, sunscreen and sunglasses are also recommended.

Additional Information hide

No climbing experience is necessary. All gear: climbing harness, climbing shoes, carabiners, ropes, webbing, cord, belay devices, etc is provided for the lesson. Participants should bring a daypack that will fit any removed layers, shoes and their harness. Each participant should bring 2 liters of water, a lunch and snacks.

All Instructors are experienced climbers and have a minimum of 15 years rock climbing experience. Instructors are chosen for their enthusiasm and ability to teach with patience and effectiveness. Gratuity is not included and can be extended to your Instructor following your lesson.

Participants are required to sign a Liability Release Form. If the participant is under the age of 18 a parent or guardian will need to sign the form prior to participation.


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Reservation Information hide

All changes to reservations for the Mountain Skills Climbing Lesson Experience require fourteen (14) days advance notice.

Xperience Certificates® cannot be exchanged once a reservation for the experience has been made.

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