Beginner Rock Climbing on Chickies Rock

  • 59 Ratings

Learn to climb in one of Pennsylvania's premiere climbing crags with cliffs over 100 feet overlooking the Susquehanna River. Get out of the climbing gym and onto a real rock with stunning views below.

Duration: 8 hours
Cancellation: 7 days in advance.

What You Will Do

  • Learn top-rope (single pitch) climbing basics from experienced, AMGA (American Mountain Guides Association) certified instructors
  • Go over the basics of climbing gear, body movement, climbing technique, communication, proper foot positioning, and safe hand holds
  • Put these new skills to practice as you top-rope climb cliffs of various heights on a variety of routes with unique rock types and features
  • Climb on the various paths on Chickies Rock as you become a more skilled climber while capturing impressive views
  • Pause and enjoy from over 100 feet above the rolling waters of the Susquehanna River

What's Included

  • Guided lesson
  • Ropes, harnesses, helmet and other necessary gear

Additional Information

  • Full refunds for cancellations made at least 7 days in advance.

Customer Reviews

  • 59 Ratings

  • Thomas

First time rock climbing and the trip was amazing. Guides are so helpful and full of information. I would suggest this trip for anyone looking to challenge themselves with a new adventure!

October 25, 2016

  • Denny

Fun, challenging, and informative!

October 25, 2016

  • Olga

Well organized, very professional and helpful instructors, and the weather cooperated too

October 25, 2016
377-, 399 Furnace Rd, Marietta, PA 17547, United States