We provide guides and equipment to accommodate your needs seven days a week, by appointment. The season is from March through November. Our busiest months are July and August.
Simply call or email us and we can schedule you on the day of your choice. We can accommodate you easily with at least a week's notice. Anything less than a week, we cannot guarantee you a guide, but we'll do our best. You need no prior experience to climb with First Ascent.
|First Ascent is an AMGA accredited rock climbing guide service at Smith Rock State Park, located in the beautiful high desert of central Oregon near Bend. We chose Smith not only because of the amazing climbing, but for the spectacular scenery.
Private: One on one intensive day, just you and a guide. The day will be designed for you at whatever level you are, from no experience to learning to lead climb or following multi-pitch routes. Private lessons usually last 5 or 6 hours.
Private lessons are $265 per day ~ includes all equipment.
Semi-private: Two or more people. This day of climbing would be designed according to the ability level of the participants. We can also accommodate varying skill levels within one group. Semi-private lessons usually last from 6 to 8 hours, depending on the energy level of the participants.
Semi-private lessons are $160 per person for two people and $130 per person for three. Four or more people, call for group rates ~ includes all equipment.
Half-day: This is a four hour session and generally not held in the main area of the park, but an area that is more easily accessible to maximize climbing time. Half day sessions include all equipment.
Half day prices are:
2 person $130 per person
3 person $95 per person
4 or more, call for group rates