4th of July at the Gunks

The Gunks Gardiner, New York

Join PATC-MS for a weekend of climbing at the Gunks! Experience setting fixed or natural anchors is preferred for this trip. Bring gear and static line for top rope anchors if you have it. This is not an instructional event - see the Rock and Snow guide services page if you would like to hire […]

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Carderock First Wednesday

Carderock Recreation Area Billy Goat Trail C - North Parking Lot, Carderock, MD

Bring your climbing shoes, harness, and helmet for an evening of climbing at Carderock. Please wear your red PATC shirt if you have it, or any red shirt. This event is open to all, we'll just ask you to sign a waiver if you're not a club member. Once you park in the parking lot […]

Canceled **CANCELLED** Old Rag Trad/Top Roping

Old Rag

**This event is not for novice climbers. You should be either a trad climber or own and know how to set your own top rope anchors with confidence. Reservations through the park service are now required for Old Rag. You are responsible for obtaining your own reservation!** From MP: Old Rag is the traditional climbing crown of […]

Currently full Free

Great Falls Top Roping Trip

Great Falls National Park 9194 Old Dominion Dr, McLean, VA

Enter this address into google maps to find the climber’s parking lot – 9194 Old Dominion Dr, McLean, VA 22102. We will meet in the climber’s parking lot promptly at 8am. This parking lot fills up very quickly, especially on nice weekends, so please do not be late. There is a $20 entrance fee if […]

Currently full Free

Vertical Happy Hour – Sportrock

Sportrock Alexandria 5308 Eisenhower Ave, Alexandria, VA

Let's end the week with some big wall climbing! For hardcore partygoers, gym closes at 11:00 pm! We'll meet at 5:00pm in the climbing area behind the front desk. If you get there later look for the red shirts. For nonmembers, day passes are available for purchase at a discounted rate including gear, so it's a […]

Annapolis Rocks Trad and Top Rope Trip

Annapolis Rocks 11174 Baltimore National Pike, Myersville, MD

Join PATC-MS for a day of climbing at Annapolis Rock. Annapolis Rock is a quartzite crag in South Mountain State Park. It is known for its horizontal fractures which make for a variety of easy, moderate, and difficult face and roof routes. This event will be limited to PATC-MS members and capped at 14 climbers. […]

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Sugarloaf trad and top roping trip

Sugarloaf Mountain Sugar Loaf Mt Dr, Dickerson, MD

Join PATC-MS for a day of climbing at Sugarloaf Mountain, a trad and top roping area with a short approach. Most, if not all, of the climbs can be top-roped using natural anchors. The rock is white quartzite mixed with other softer rock compounds. Please bring your top rope set up (if you have it), […]

Currently full Free

Women’s Trad Practice Event

Annapolis Rocks 11174 Baltimore National Pike, Myersville, MD

The participants will have an opportunity to practice placing trad gear at ground level, mock lead, and practice lead. All levels are welcome, but you will get the most out of this event if you have followed a few times or sport climbed outside. The event is open to club members who identify as female, […]

Currently full Free

Crystal City First Wednesday

Movement Crystal City 1235 S Clark St, Arlington, VA

We're switching things up and bringing first Wednesday to our local gyms. This is a great time to meet new partners and start planning for Sendtember and Rocktober. Meet by the yoga room at 5:00pm or if you're getting there later look for folks in red club shirts. If you're new to the gym remember […]

Rockville August First Wednesday

Movement Rockville 725 Rockville Pike, Rockville, MD

Calling all Maryland climbers! We're switching things up and bringing first Wednesday to our local gyms. This is a great time to meet new partners and start planning for Sendtember and Rocktober. Meet in front of the fitness area at 5:00pm or if you're getting there later look for folks in red club shirts. If […]

Wolf Rock Top Roping Trip

Join PATC-MS for a day of climbing at Wolf Rock. Wolf Rock is a quartzite crag sliced by fissure caves within Catoctin Mountain National Park in Thurmont, Maryland. It previously required a permit to climb (no longer the case), so it's a lesser used crag. It is known for being slabby with large vertical cracks. […]

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Shaffer’s Rocks

Shaffer's Rock Swift Run Rd, South Mountain, PA

Are you ready to escape the DC August heat? Join PATC-MS on the climbing trip to the beautiful Michaux forest in south-central Pennsylvania. The shaded Shaffer's Rock offers over 30 TR routes in a variety of grades – from a beginner 5.4 to a strenuous 5.11d (link to routes)! Bring your harness, helmet, belay device, […]

Currently full Free