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Learning to rock climb is an experience that you will not soon forget! Leveraging the collective knowledge of the RMI Guide Team, we select and direct you to top mountain gear. It’s a very expensive habit that’s not only bad for your health, but results in higher medical and life insurance premiums. You may learn something you can put to immediate use the next time you try. One thing to consider when choosing the appropriate clothing is the fabric. The hardest pitch is 12 metres / 40 feet of French class 4, British Severe, or North American 5.7.

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