$25 – $50

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Violet Crown Trail @ Gus Fruh

2642 Barton Hills Drive

Austin, TX 78704

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Join EPIC and Austin Ascents for a morning of rock climbing on the Violet Crown Trail!

Enjoy the Barton Creek Greenbelt as you learn basic climbing technique, including belaying, climbing movement and safety skills. All gear is provided, including climbing harness, helmet, climbing shoes and ropes. Plus you'll receive 5 hours of instruction from trained guides from Austin Ascents and members of the American Alpine Club-Austin Chapter (1 guide for every 6 climbers). No previous climbing experience required!

Please note: For this informal event, equipment fees apply, but EPIC members receive 50% off! Not a member? Click here to join now!


About Austin Ascents: Austin Ascents provides climbing instruction and certifications in rock climbing. They provide climbing classes and skills courses at all experience levels for people seeking to expand their skills and knowledge. Plus, Austin Ascents is the only company in Central Texas that has an AMGA certified Rock Guide, AMGA single pitch intructor provider and an AMGA climbing wall instructor provider on staff. Click here to learn more!

About EPIC: Emerging Professionals In Conservation, a program of Hill Country Conservancy, is an outdoors club dedicated to exploring and preserving the natural beauty of the Texas Hill Country. Membership dues go to support Hill Country Conservancy’s projects in and around Austin and the Hill Country, including the Violet Crown Trail. Learn more

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2642 Barton Hills Drive

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