January Averages // High Temp: 66, Rain: 5 Days
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Ojai Rock Climbing is Ventura County’s leading provider of rock climbing adventures and instruction. Each trip is fully insured and led by certified professional climbing guides, offering unparalleled area knowledge and expertise.
— Covid 19 Update — 9.8.21 —
All guides are fully vaccinated.
We are open and operating. We’ve worked with officials to apply safety protocols and maintain compliance . It is critical that we observe and apply these guidelines to keep our clients and staff safe and a number of operational modifications are being applied and adhered to. To schedule a day, please reach out to us directly.
•First timers and kids welcome.
•Trips include equipment rental, personalized instruction, and site tour.
• All guides hold certification with NOLS as well as with the American Mountain Guides Association, the most respected certifying bodies in mountain adventure.
• Ojai Rock Climbing has an excellent and flawless safety record.
Types of Outings:
Discovery – Designed for first timers, kids, and families. All ages and abilities.
Outdoor Basics – For climbers with some indoor climbing experience.
Learn to Lead, Traditional – For climbers looking to gain traditional skills, as required in areas like Joshua Tree and Yosemite.
Learn to Lead, Sport – Skills for climbing ‘sport routes’.
Rigging Top Ropes – Skills for building top rope anchors.
Rigging Traditional Anchors – Skills for building anchors for traditional routes.
Rappelling – Learn to rappel safely and confidently.
Learn from a full time, professional climbing guide with extensive experience and dozens of ‘first ascents’.
Small Group – $150 each
Instructional Outing (small group) – $175 each
Large Group (10+) – Call for rates
Single Guest – Call for rates
Please call or text for quotes on remote trips.
**guests wanting to join but not climb will be asked to pay and complete a waiver**
Supported by the O.V.B.
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Ojai Rock Climbing is owned by Alex Bury, who also serves as lead guide. Alex began climbing here in Ojai, more than fifteen years ago. Since then, he has become a foundation in the Ojai climbing community, pioneering numerous technical routes throughout the Ojai backcountry. He is credited with dozens of first ascents, including everything from sport routes to multipitch traditional lines. Alex’s knowledge of Ojai climbing areas is unmatched. Alex is a member of the American Mountain Guides Association (AMGA) and an alumnus of the National Outdoor Leadership School (NOLS). He is an AMGA-certified Single Pitch Instructor and a certified Wilderness First Responder (NOLS Wilderness Medicine Institute).