What You'll Get
Choose from Four Options
- $62 for a half-day rock-climbing basics trip for one ($175 value)
- $104 for a half-day rock-climbing basics trip for two ($350 value)
- $115 for a full-day intermediate rock-climbing trip for one ($225 value)
- $199 for a full-day intermediate rock-climbing trip for two ($450 value)
During the basics expedition, guides teach the fundamentals of climbing movement and belaying in an easy-to-follow progression. Basics trips are held on weekends from 9 a.m. to noon or from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. The intermediate trip lasts from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. and teaches more advanced climbing skills, including rappelling, allowing climbers to feel more independent at the crag.
The Fine Print
Promotional value expires Sep 16, 2015. Amount paid never expires. Must sign waiver. Registration required. Merchant's standard 2-week cancellation policy applies (any fees not to exceed Groupon price). Limit 2 per person, may buy 1 additional as a gift. Limit 1 per visit. Valid only for option purchased. All goods or services must be used by the same person. Online registration required; subject to weather and availability. Credit card required at booking. Card will only be charged for late cancellations. Location to be determined at point of redemption. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.
About Apex Ex
The mountain-savvy staff at Apex Ex equip people of all skill levels with the knowledge, gear, and plans necessary to explore the wilderness all year round. Seasoned guides and instructors, many of whom are trained by organizations such as the National Outdoor Leadership School and the American Mountain Guides Association, lead classes that teach students important lessons ranging from backcountry snow basics to avalanche rescue. In summer months, the experts lead guided climbing and backpacking trips and offer whitewater tube rentals. Water and adventure sports enthusiast can then enjoy a wild ride on Clear Creek in Golden, which can be kicked up a notch by hopping out at the park and enjoying the ambiance, setting up a picnic, or playing frisbee, hacky sack, and slack line.