In partnership with El Ocho climbing school, Tenerife Climbing House offers a wide range of climbing courses and excursions, as well as canyoning trips, all led by experienced instructors and certified climbing and canyoning guides. Demand high quality services – use certified guides!

Beginner

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Rock Climbing – First contact day

(4 or 6 hours)

With this course you can start to discover climbing techniques and learn how to handle climbing gear.  

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Topics covered include:

  • Basic climbing materials and knots
  • Safe belaying techniques for top-roping
  • Climbing communication
  • Basic climbing techniques and moves
  • Awareness of outdoor climbing risks

Prices Half day / 4 Hours:

  • 1 Person: 100€
  • 2 Persons: 75€ each

Prices Full day / 6 Hours:

  • 1 Person: 140€
  • 2 Persons: 90€ each

* Includes full climbing equipment, rock climbing guide (SAMG-approved), rescue and third-party insurance.  

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Introduction climbing course – Safety techniques

(2 days / 4 or 6 hours per day)

This course allows you to get familiar with climbing gear, rope handling maneuvers, basic lead climbing techniques, belaying, and managing the psychological-emotional aspects of climbing. 

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Topics covered include:

  • Climbing equipment, knots, and gear maintenance
  • Lead climbing and top-rope climbing
  • Belaying and falling
  • Rope handling maneuvers
  • Climbing communication
  • Awareness of outdoor climbing risks
  • Climbing guidebook interpretation

Prices 2 days / 4 Hours:

  • 1 Person: 200€
  • 2 Persons: 150€ each

Prices 2 days / 6 Hours:

  • 1 Person: 250€
  • 2 Persons: 180€ each

* Includes full climbing equipment, rock climbing guide (SAMG-approved), rescue and third-party insurance.

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Introductory climbing course – Climbing techniques

(2 days / 4 or 6 hours per day)

This course will help you develop your natural skills and climb more efficiently by improving your balance, footwork, and body position. Also includes an introduction to leading and belaying and discussion about the psychological-emotional aspects of climbing.

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Topics covered include:

  • Basic climbing techniques, body positioning and movement
  • Correct and efficient use of holds
  • Exercises to improve movement, efficiency, precision, and coordination

Prices 2 days / 4 Hours:

  • 1 Person: 200€
  • 2 Persons: 150€ each

Prices 2 days / 6 Hours:

  • 1 Person: 250€
  • 2 Persons: 180€ each

* Includes full climbing equipment, rock climbing guide (SAMG-approved), rescue and third-party insurance.

Intermediate

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Learn to lead – Sport Climbing

3 days / 4 or 6 hours per day / Ratio 1:2

This course will develop the skills and confidence needed to lead single pitch routes by improving climbing techniques and the handling and use of climbing gear.

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Topics covered include:

  • Correct use of equipment, ropes and knots
  • Lead climbing and dynamic belaying
  • Rope handling maneuvers for lead climbing
  • Placement and removal of anchors
  • Climbing techniques and movements
  • Awareness of potential climbing risks
  • Climbing guidebook interpretation
  • Climbing communication

Prices 3 days / 4 Hours:

  • 1 Person: 280€
  • 2 Persons: 200€ each

Prices 3 days / 6 Hours:

  • 1 Person: 350€
  • 2 Persons: 250€ each

* Includes full climbing equipment, rock climbing guide (SAMG-approved), rescue and third-party insurance.

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Learn to lead – Trad Climbing

3 days / Full day  / Ratio 1:2

This course will build your skills and confidence for leading single pitch trad routes. Also includes techniques, tactics and strategies for improving crack climbing.

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Topics covered include:

  • Selecting gear and anchors
  • Placement of trad protection
  • Lead climbing and belaying
  • Building anchors
  • Crack jamming techniques
  • Development of self-confidence
  • Body positioning
  • Awareness of potential climbing risks
  • Guidebook interpretation
  • Climbing communication
  • Maintenance and storage of the climbing gear

Prices 3 days / Full day:

  • 1 Person: 450€
  • 2 Persons: 300€ each

* Includes full climbing equipment, rock climbing guide (SAMG-approved), rescue and third-party insurance.

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Performance Climbing Coaching

2,3 days / 4 or 6 hours per day

For climbers seeking personalized climbing training!!

These courses focus on movement, technique, footwork, and other strategies for improving your climbing efficiency, whether leading or seconding. It also covers the psychological aspects of climbing to your limit.

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Improving sport climbing techniques During this trip we will work on your climbing technique, with a focus on improving the quality of movement and strategies for lead climbing (such as visualization of route lines). We will also explore the psychological and emotional aspects of climbing.

Trad climbing techniques and strategies On this trip you will develop specific strategic and tactical trad climbing techniques, including efficient selection and placement of protection.

Belaying and falling training With this trip, we will work on awareness of falling risks, body positioning, and other skills for safer falling and dynamic belaying.

Prices Half day / 4 Hours:

  • 1 Person: 100€
  • 2 Persons: 75€ each

Prices Full day / 6 Hours:

  • 1 Person: 140€
  • 2 Persons: 90€ each

* Includes full climbing equipment, rock climbing guide (SAMG-approved), rescue and third-party insurance.

Advanced

Performance Climbing Coaching

2,3 days / 4 or 6 hours per day

These courses focus on advanced-level movement, technique, footwork, and other strategies for improving your climbing efficiency, whether leading or seconding. It also covers the psychological aspects of climbing to your limit.

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Improving sport climbing techniques During this trip we will work on your climbing technique, with a focus on improving the quality of movement and strategies for lead climbing (such as visualization of route lines). We will also explore the psychological and emotional aspects of climbing.

Trad climbing techniques and strategies On this trip you will develop specific strategic and tactical trad climbing techniques, including efficient selection and placement of protection.

Belaying and falling training With this trip, we will work on awareness of falling risks, body positioning, and other skills for safer falling and dynamic belaying.

Prices Half day / 4 Hours:

  • 1 Person: 100€ per day
  • 2 Persons: 75€ each per day

Prices Full day / 6 Hours:

  • 1 Person: 140€ per day
  • 2 Persons: 90€ each per day

* Includes full climbing equipment, rock climbing guide (SAMG-approved), rescue and third-party insurance.

Multi pitch – sport climbing

3 days / Full day / Ratio 1:2

This course will help you develop the skills and confidence required to lead multi pitch sport routes. We will work on building good anchors and improving your rope handling. 

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Topics covered include:

  • Leading and belaying
  • Building anchors
  • Abseiling and rope handling maneuvers
  • Crack jamming techniques
  • Recognizing potential risks
  • Guidebook interpretation
  • Climbing communication

Prices 3 days / Full day:

  • 1 Person: 450€
  • 2 Persons: 300€ each

* Includes full climbing equipment, rock climbing guide (SAMG-approved), rescue and third-party insurance.

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Multi pitch – trad climbing

3 days / Full day / Ratio 1:2

This course will give you the skills and confidence to lead multi pitch trad routes, with a focus on selecting and using equipment, proper rope handling, and crack climbing strategies.

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Topics covered include:

  • Leading and belaying
  • Selecting anchors and placement of protection
  • Building anchors
  • Abseiling and rope handling maneuvers
  • Basic self rescue techniques
  • Crack jamming techniques
  • Developing self-confidence
  • Strategical body positioning for resting
  • Recognizing potential risks
  • Guidebook interpretation
  • Climbing communication
  • Maintenance and storage of climbing gear

Prices 3 days / Full day:

  • 1 Person: 550€
  • 2 Persons: 400€ each

* Includes full climbing equipment, rock climbing guide (SAMG-approved), rescue and third-party insurance.

Other climbing activities

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Guided trad climbing excursions

The beautiful landscapes of Tenerife and La Gomera provide an incredible range of trad climbing routes. We offer guided excursions to excellent climbing areas, such as Los Roques de Garcia and La Catedral.

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LOS ROQUES DE GARCÍA

The Roques are the water- and wind-carved remains of the ancient summit of Tenerife island. Today climbers enjoy the wide variety of formations, from chimneys to slabs to diedros, set in multi-toned rock and surrounded by beautiful scenery. Activity length: 8 hours Prices:

  • 1 person = 200 €
  • 2 people = 150 € x pers

Price Includes:

  • All climbing equipment needed for the course activities
  • Course insurance
  • Certified climbing guide

LA CATEDRAL

The Cathedral is a tower of rock originally formed from lava solidified in the chimney of a volcano. Over time, the material surrounding the volcano eroded, leaving behind the formation now known as “La Catedral”, which provides the majority of the area’s trad climbing routes. Length: 8 hours Prices:

  • 1 person = 200 €
  • 2 people = 150 € x pers

Price Includes:

  • All climbing equipment needed for the course activities
  • Course insurance
  • Certified climbing guide

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Workshop Climbing for Kids/Youth

This workshop focuses on building children’s mental, social and physical capacities through the use of specialized climbing-related activities and games. The exercises are designed to engage kids in a natural, outdoor environment in a way that builds teamwork, self-confidence, attention, memory and concentration. All while having fun, of course!

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Age groups:

  • Children: 6 – 10 years old
  • Pre-teen: from 11 – 13 years
  • Teens: from 14 – 18 years

Prices:

Contact us to plan your activity.

Price Includes:

  • All climbing equipment needed for the course activities
  • Course insurance
  • Certified climbing guide

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Fun with rope handling  (Kids/Youth)

The course engages kids in a circuit of stations designed to introduce them to the world of climbing: rappelling, ziplines, pendulums, suspension bridges, and, of course, rock climbing. By playing with movement, balance, and gravity, participants will develop their coordination, problem-solving skills and self-confidence – all in a natural, outdoor environment. 

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Age groups:

  • Children: 6 – 10 years old
  • Pre-teen: from 11 – 13 years
  • Teens: from 14 – 18 years

Prices:

Contact us to plan your activity.

Price Includes:

  • All climbing equipment needed for the course activities
  • Course insurance
  • Certified climbing guide

 

Other Activities

Slacklining

Bring your own gear or rent it in the Climbing House and enjoy slacklining in the canyons close to us.

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Trekking and Hiking

Tenerife has excellent marked and unmarked trails for all levels of trekking – from hour-long hikes to full-day excursions – all over the island. And the Climbing House is right next to the Camino Real, the starting point for many trails in the region!

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Cycling

There is some pretty cool mountainbiking and cycling on the island. Expect a lot of hairpins and climbing. Bring your own bike or rent your bikes at the Climbing House and go exploring!!