Climbing Director

7 day course; begins with lunch Day 1 - ends Day 7 after breakfast
Program Group


Designed for those who will be leading climbing/rappelling programs. Successful candidates may also assist in providing training for climbing instructors at the council level. This section includes initiative games, climbing, bouldering, rappelling, anchor systems, and belaying using either natural sites or constructed facilities. Participants must be in good physical condition and have working knowledge of or successfully completed their local council's Climbing Level I Instructor training program prior to National Camping School.

Upcoming Courses

May 2018
May 12 - 18 H. Roe Bartle SR Osceola, MO
May 12 - 18 Summit Bechtel Reserve Glen Jean, WV
May 19 - 25 Ransburg Scout Reservation Bloomington, IN
May 19 - 25 Sid Richardson SR Runaway Bay, TX
May 26 - Jun 1 Peaceful Valley SR Elbert, CO
June 2018
Jun 2 - 8 Camp Raven Knob Mt. Airy, NC
Jun 2 - 8 Hawk Mountain Scout Reservation Schuylkill Haven, PA
Jun 9 - 15 Camp Meriwether Cloverdale, OR
Jun 16 - 22 Massawepie Scout Camp Tupper Lake, NY