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Skaha Rock Adventures

Open Now: 8:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Open today: 8:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
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Accelerated rock class

This course is great for all level of climbers. Our instructor (Lyle) was incredibly knowledgeable... read more

Reviewed September 18, 2018
Andreea514
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Vernon, Canada
Awesome first experience

I'm not a fan of heights, I'm not in the best shape, I have no equipment, I honestly thought I... read more

Reviewed September 16, 2018
GIB S
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Skaha Rock Adventures Ltd. celebrates it's 25th Anniversary as the Okanagan's premier rock climbing and mountain school, providing unparalleled instruction and guiding services. Choose from half, single or multi-day training programs for families...more
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Smythe Drive | Skaha Bluffs Provincial Park, Penticton, British Columbia V2A 8W6, Canada
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Reviewed September 18, 2018

This course is great for all level of climbers. Our instructor (Lyle) was incredibly knowledgeable and easily adapted the course to our level and learning methods.We left feeling confident in our newly acquired abilities and are eager to start climbing around the world! Thanks Skaha...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 16, 2018

I'm not a fan of heights, I'm not in the best shape, I have no equipment, I honestly thought I signed up for an indoor lesson.....but, I went anyways and let me tell you it was great. I experienced something very different to my norm...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed September 12, 2018

Russ was one of the most experienced and professional guides I have ever worked with and I have been taking students on guided trips for 10 years at my current school. I would HIGHLY recommend him as a guide for school trips. He worked hard...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank MichaelO4618
Reviewed September 4, 2018

I have taken dozens of outdoor skills classes around the world over many years, ranging from white water kayaking to kite boarding to mountaineering, and Russ is far and beyond the best instructor I have ever encountered. His combination of knowledge, professionalism, and genuine care...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 30, 2018

Russ took me and several family members who have never climbed before out fot the 5 hr rock climbing sampler. Everyone had a great time and Russ is a fantastic guide!

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 1, 2018 via mobile

Because of Russ’s vast experience and impeccable safety record, I chose Skaha Rock Adventures to take my 18 year old son and his girlfriend out on their first rappelling experience. They came home raving about the incredible experience they had. Russ was extremely accommodating and...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Russ T, Owner at Skaha Rock Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded August 2, 2018

Thank you for your kind words, as it was my pleasure to share their thrills as they discovered Skaha Bluffs Provincial Park.

Reviewed July 17, 2018

I recently did a 1 day course with my 12 year old daughter and we were both beyond happy with our experience. My daughter said Russ reminded her of Bill Nye the Science Guy as he is so knowledgeable - and she loved it! I...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Russ T, Owner at Skaha Rock Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded August 2, 2018

Sharing this positive experience was my pleasure!

Reviewed July 15, 2018

Three of us friends decided to try rock climbing for the first time. Our guide Caroline Irvine was exceptional. She provided us an awesome experience. We will be defiantly re-booking with her again. Thanks!

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Brendon G
Russ T, Owner at Skaha Rock Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded August 2, 2018

Glad to hear you enjoyed your day!

Reviewed July 9, 2018

I just spent 2 days with Russ and I am positive that I got way more than my money's worth. It was an incredible learning experience, and Russ made every minute count: he not only made learning the systems and climbing info easy, he share...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Russ T, Owner at Skaha Rock Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded August 2, 2018

It's always great to share knowledge with a person for more than a day, being that there are so many foundation skills to learn. Good climbing!

Reviewed June 29, 2018

We just spent two days with Russ and Lyle. This was my first time climbing and I was very unsure of how I was going to handle the heights, exposure, and stress! The team at Skaha Rock Adventures were amazing! They broke it down for...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Russ T, Owner at Skaha Rock Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded August 2, 2018

Thanks Lindsay - certainly our pleasure!

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