Ouray Climbers Alliance – OuROCK Event Clinics

This year’s annual fall event will include clinics! These programs will be taught by professional guides and climbers from the Ouray area. All proceeds go to the OCA to fund access projects, anchor maintenance, and trail work.

September 7, 2019
9:00am – 12:00pm

OCA Members: $20
Non-Members: $50

  • Guided rock climbing for kids

Clinic Overview

Clinic 1: Gym to Crag

This clinic is focused on considerations for top-roping outside including belay technique, setting up top-ropes, and cleaning anchors.

Clinic 2: Lead Climbing

Instructor will demonstrate best practices for leading climbs outdoors and break down the skills needed to progress in this clinic.

Clinic 3: Rock Climbing Movement

Movement on rock is not easily mastered. Spend time with an expert breaking down the subtle art and science of being a talented rock climber.

Clinic 4: Preparing for Alpine Expeditions with Jim Donini

Jim will lead a discussion about the preparation that goes into a significant alpine expeditions. From logistics and planning to the physical and mental preparation needed, this clinic will be a tremendous resource to anyone planning an expedition to the greater ranges of the world.


Group Size

Enrollment is limited to 10 spaces for each clinic.

Time and Place

Clinics will be held at Rotary Park in Ouray from 9am – 12pm on September 7.


All the technical climbing equipment required to participate is included. Participants wishing to bring their own rock climbing equipment are welcome to.

Event Information

Additional about the event is available at ourayclimbers.org.