Watch this video and more on Climbing Tech Tips

Watch this video and more on Climbing Tech Tips

Aid Climbing: 9. Backups for Jumaring and Cleaning

Aid Climbing & Big Walls – 2m 6s

Up Next in Aid Climbing & Big Walls

  • Aid Climbing: 10. Cleaning Pitches

    In this video we look at the technique used to clean pitches. We start with a straightforward, vertical pitch.

    Attach your jumars to the rope. Weight them by sitting onto your daisy chains. This eliminates most of the stretch in the rope.

    Now start jugging the line to clean the pitch.

    S...

  • Aid Climbing: 11. Racking for Aid Lea...

    Racking up for an aid climb or a big wall route is no small task. In this video, we look at all the technical climbing gear that goes into climbing, cleaning, and hauling on a big wall. In general the quantity of any particular gear you’ll bring with you will depend on the route (check topo), as ...

  • Aid Climbing: 12. Racking for Aid Lea...

    In this video we continue to look at how to rack for leading aid climbs. Now that you know what gear you need, and you know how the process works, let’s consider where to put all that gear you’ll be using!

    Be sure to review our video on “General Aid Gear.” The following guidelines are not the ...