Appalachian Mountain Institute provides you with a fun and exciting outdoor adventure on the cliffs of North Carolina. AMI climbing guides are happy to work with beginning climbers and advanced climbers to provide you with a unique rock climbing experience. AMI will provide you with the climbing gear you need and the knowledge and skills necessary to have a safe fun experience. Whether you are looking for introductory climbing experience or want to climb a NC classic multi-pitch climb such as "Looking Glass Rock, the Nose," AMI climbing guides can take you there. AMI can work with groups, families, or individuals of all ages. AMI can also provide technical training (gear placement, rope management, and rescue techniques) for all experience levels, as well as movement coaching. Rock climbing opportunities abound year round in North Carolina. Ice climbing is available in some winter months.