Roundtable: What’s The Worst Climbing Etiquette You’ve Witnessed?

Climbing etiquette not only delineates expectations for climbing norms, but emphasizes safety as well. Plus, no one enjoys the noob climber that just refuses to not understand that, maybe walking underneath me while i’m bouldering is not the best idea.

So we would like to know, what is the worst thing you’ve ever experienced while climbing? Here’s a few to help refresh your memory:

  • Someone climbing too close to you
  • Walking under someone
  • Pulling pads out from underneath you
  • Climbing right ABOVE someone

Let us know in the comments, the worst climbing etiquette and maybe we’ll send you a t-shirt if you give us something REALLY entertaining.

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