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Full-service rock climbing, canyoneering and adventure hiking guides and instructors in the Rocky Mountains and Canyonlands of Colorado - PCIA Certified

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Reservations You can schedule a class or climb by phone or e-mail. A 50% depostt is required to make a reservation. The remainder is due ten days prior to the scheduled event. Your deposit is refundable less a 5% cancellation fee. If you cancel within ten days of a scheduled event, refund of your payment is at our discretion.

Equipment All technical equipment for basic and intermediate classes and guided climbs is provided, but you are welcome to use your personal climbing gear, subject to our approval. Lead climbing students are required to bring their own rope and rack. For day trips you will need food, water, sunscreen, a case for sunglasses, and appropriate outdoor clothing and footwear. A daypack large enough to carry shoes, helmet, harness, water & food is recommended. A tent and sleeping bag are needed on some trips. A complete equipment list will be sent when you schedule a climb. If you don't have something, we can supplement your equipment from our rental supplies.

Accommodations in Grand Junction The Grand Junction area has a variety of hotels, motels and restaurants, as well as a spectacular campground in the Colorado National Monument. You can find information on the Colorado West Tourism Council website, contact the Grand Junction Visitor & Convention Bureau at 1-800-962-2547, or visit their website at http://www.visitgrandjunction.com/.

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Colorado Alpine & Desert Adventures, LLC
Desert Crags & Cracks, LLC

P.O. Box 2803, Grand Junction, CO 81502-2803
info@desertcrags.com   (970) 245-8513

All or part of this operation is conducted on Public Lands under special permit
from the U.S. Bureau of Land Management.

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