Top-Rope Leader Clinic

  • Saturday, June 26, 2021
  • 8:00 AM - 1:00 PM
  • Carderock Recreation Area, Billy Goat Trail C trail head
  • 3


  • All climbers welcome, members or not.

Registration is closed

This clinic is to help prepare PATC-MS members to lead top-rope trips. 

Rick Dotson will go over top-rope anchor building and safe practices at the crag. 

Clinics will meet at the bulletin board located at the trail end near the top of the cliff.

Meet: at the far north parking lot of the Carderock Recreation Area (google maps link below), aka the Billy Goat Trail C north parking lot trail head:,+Carderock,+Potomac,+MD+20854/@38.9759961,-77.2061336,17.32z/data=!4m5!3m4!1s0x89b63530048f24db:0xcf1b1dc094b5831c!8m2!3d38.9761307!4d-77.2055297?hl=en

Climbing is a dangerous sport and serious injury may occur.  By participating in this trip you assume all risk of responsibility for your own safety.

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