Petzl Climbing School

Mooney Mountain Guides and Petzl are teaming up to offer four weekend climbing adventures: Ice Climbing, Alpine Climbing, & Rock Climbing. Use the latest Petzl gear and learn the most up-to-date techniques from MMG guides. As part of the trip you will be provided with a one night stay close to the climbing venues of your course.     

This exciting opportunity and access to the latest Petzl products is typically only for the pro's. "Accessing the inaccessible" with Petzl and Mooney Mountain Guides.


Ice Climbing:  February 8  & 9,  2019 - Sold Out

Alpine Climbing: March 8 & 9,  2019 - $650

Alpine Rock Climbing:  August 10 & 11,  2019 - $650

Sport Rock Climbing: August 24 & 25, 2019 - $650


Technical equipment provided by Petzl

Guiding and 1 night lodging provided by MMG. $700


Top - Rope Construction for Recreational Climbers

The goal of this one day course is to offer an introduction to building top-ropes in New Hampshire's climbing venues with walking access to the top of the cliff. No leading required. Learn the knots, systems, and etiquette of climbing outdoors, while enjoying the excitement of climbing somewhere new. 


May 4, 2019

June 15, 2019


$125.00 per person 


Top Managed Top-Roping for Recreational Climbers

This two day course designed to advance your tope roping skills from the bottom of the cliff to the top. When the belayer is above there are many factors that must be considered in order to manage the risk of a fall. Learn about edge safety, lowering, belaying, advanced anchor construction, and rescue systems. 



2 Days

Southern New Hampshire: May 25-26 2019 $250

Acadia National Park: July 5-6, 2019 $300

North Conway NH: August 17 & 18, 2019 $250


Introduction to Navigation

This course is for individuals who wish to become aquatinted with basic map and compass navigation skills. This one day course will be held in the field where participations will be taught:

How to read a map; how to use a compass, how to orient the map with the compass, how to take a field bering and transfer that to the map, how to take a map baring and transfer that to the field, how to use a GPS as a additional tool to aid in navigation but not to rely on it. 


1 Day

May 11


$100 per person


AMGA Single Pitch Instructor Course/Exam

The AMGA SPI is designed for active climber who are interested in leading groups (camp, school, scout, gym, etc.). The course is 27 hours long over 3 days. The Exam is a separate 16 hour 2 day event completed at least one moth after the course. The SPI program is designed to enable climbing instructors to "proficiently facilitate and instruct the sport of rock climbing in a single pitch rock climbing setting". 

Courses and Exams held near Lincoln, NH; North Conway, NH; Acadia National Park, ME.



June 7-9 Lincoln New Hampshire. 

June 29 - July 1, Acadia National Park Maine. 

July 26-28, Lincoln, New Hampshire.

August 16-18, Lincoln New Hampshire.


June 20-21, Lincoln, New Hampshire

August 1-2, Lincoln, New Hampshire


Course: $550.00  

Exam: $400.00