Classic Rock

A weekend spent climbing on the best rock climbs in North Wales. One of our friendly team will have the pleasure of climbing some of the areas classic lines with you.


Plas y Brenin

2 Days

Instructor Ratio1:2

Location

Plas y Brenin

Length

2 Days

Instructor Ratio

1:2

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Overview

Join our team of super psyched, super experienced Instructors on an odyssey of North Welsh Rock climbing. If there’s one thing our team like doing, its taking people out and opening their eyes to the almost unbelievable wealth of classic climbing in and around Eryri, Snowdonia. Come on PyB’s Classic Rock Tour and find out for yourself!

The Objectives 

This course, aimed at people operating to Hard Severe standard, as per the famous book “Classic Rock”, will be fantastic journey around the area, matching weather and conditions to the teams aims and objectives to max out the weekend, and give you the best experience possible out of your time with us. We will not necessarily climb specific routes from the book, but will aim to climb routes of a similar nature as appropriate to conditions.

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What To Expect 

Do as many pitches of classic rock climbing as the weather, conditions and your arms will allow on this fun packed weekend tour! This is a guided course with no emphasis on coaching or instruction, so while our staff will happily share knowledge along the way, it is not the main theme of this course.

Experience Required

Some seconding up to Hard Severe, and some previous multi pitch climbing experience. This is a guided course with no emphasis on coaching or instruction, so while our staff will happily share knowledge along the way, it is not the main theme of this course.

How Do I Prepare?

Good climbing fitness levels for 2 days rock climbing and be currently seconding hard severe climbs.

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Why Plas y Brenin?

Plas y Brenin is at the forefront of outdoor instruction. Whether you are starting a career in the outdoors, or just want to take an adventure holiday, PYB is the place for you.

We inspire explorers. We train trainers. We’re internationally recognised. We’ve been around since 1798, with our earliest guests including Queen Victoria. Since then, we’ve focussed on providing the best customer experience, working alongside some of the greatest, 007 included.

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Expert Tuition

You’ll receive expert supervision from fully qualified and psyched instructors, creating the perfect environment to learn and enjoy something new!

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Explore Eryri

Your experience will take place in the heart of the extraordinary Eryri National Park. Our National Outdoor Centre features accommodation, a bar, dining, and more. And while you’re here, why not check out some local gems?

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Develop a Passion

Everyone at Plas y Brenin, from staff to visitors, is excited about adventures and inspired to get outside. Our guests return year after year to experience all that North Wales offers.