Class Descriptions…

Sign Up for the Intro to Climbing Package
Sign Up for the Learn to Lead Class

Please contact us to schedule an Intro to Climbing or Learn to Lead class at a time that we don’t have listed. Minimum 48 hour advance notice required. Must meet minimum participant requirements. 

Intro to Climbing Package

Our Intro to Climbing Package is built to empower and inform anyone new to climbing. You will learn and practice all the skills necessary for building a quality climbing foundation. This class covers topics including:

  • What gear you need to climb
  • Types of climbing (bouldering, top rope, autobelay, sport/lead)
  • How to tie in as a climber
  • How to top rope belay
  • Basic climbing movement

As someone new to the sport, or those getting back into climbing, this class will enhance your future experience in the vertical world.

  • Price: $45
  • Length: 2 hours
  • Prerequisites: None!
  • Ages: 12 and up
  • Minimum Participants: 2
  • Maximum Participants: 6

Learn to Lead

This 3-hr course will teach the vital techniques needed to lead climb and belay in the gym. You will be given the opportunity to take and catch practice falls and learn clipping techniques and rope management under the guidance of our instructors. You will leave this class with the tools and confidence you need to pass a Blue Granite lead belay test.

Please note: After completing the course, climbers will need to take and pass a lead belay test to get their lead belay certification.

  • Price: $50 members/$70 non-members
  • Length: 3 hrs
  • Prerequisites: Top Rope Belay Certification, must climb 5.10 comfortably
  • Ages: 14 and up
  • Minimum Participants: 4
  • Maximum Participants: 8
Contact Us to Schedule a Custom Class

Please contact us to schedule a custom class at a day and time that works for you. Use the class outlines below as a baseline; personalize the class by adding notes for any specific topics you want to cover. Minimum 48 hour advance notice required. Must meet minimum participant requirements. 

Find Your Balance

Quality footwork and balance is the cornerstone of climbing movement. This class will help novice and advanced climbers alike bring precision to their footwork and an understanding of what high-quality balance feels like. You will learn advanced drills that you can apply throughout your lifetime to improve your climbing movement.

  • Price: $35 members/$50 non-members
  • Length: 2 hours
  • Prerequisites: Top Rope Cert
  • Ages: 12 and up
  • Minimum Participants: 2
  • Maximum Participants: 6

Discover Your Power

This class will enhance your ability to move up the wall using momentum from your legs, hips, and torso. You will learn to become a more powerful and efficient climber at the same time. The skills you develop in this class can be used on every climbing move you ever make.

  • Price: $35 members/$50 non-members
  • Length: 2 hours
  • Prerequisites: Top Rope Cert, Find Your Balance (highly encouraged) 
  • Ages: 12 and up
  • Minimum Participants: 2
  • Maximum Participants: 6

Twist Your Hips

Twisting your body is a foundational movement for vertical and overhanging terrain. This class will have you pivoting, swiveling and twisting your way up the wall in the most efficient manner possible. In this class, you will put together the precise footwork, balance, and momentum you learned in the previous classes and learn to take your steep climbing technique to new heights.

  • Price: $35 members/$50 non-members
  • Length: 2 hours
  • Prerequisites: Top Rope Cert, Discover Your Power (highly encouraged) 
  • Ages: 12 and up
  • Minimum Participants: 2
  • Maximum Participants: 6

The Mental Game

For those looking to take their climbing technique to a higher level, this class offer tools and tactics that address fear and anxiety as well as movement.  You will be able to feel, control, and better understand quality movement on rock.  Goals of the course include:

  • Using intentional practices to address movement weaknesses
  • Demonstrating an ability to climb more relaxed and with increased courage
  • Learning how to use our breath and focus our thoughts and energy to climb more efficiently

When you are climbing confidently and with movement awareness, climbing becomes more fun, and ultimately leads to better climbing.

  • Price: $35 members/$50 non-members
  • Length: 2 hours
  • Prerequisites: Top Rope Belay Certification (Lead preferred), must climb 5.10 comfortably
  • Ages: 12 and up
  • Minimum Participants: 2
  • Maximum Participants: 6
Sign Up for a Series

Gym-to-Crag

Oct. 6 – Oct. 27

Learn the basic skills you need to prepare for outdoor climbing in an indoor setting. Topics include: useful knots and their applications, anchor building in various scenarios, anchor cleaning, rappelling, backing up the rappel, and belaying from the top. Lead climbing cert preferred but not required.

Series consists of 4 two-and-a-half-hour sessions.

All participants will get to take home some cord to build a friction hitch.

  • Price: $150
  • Length: Series consists of 4 two-and-a-half-hour sessions
  • Prerequisites: Lead Cert, comfortable climbing 5.10
  • Ages: 14 and up
  • Minimum Participants: 4
  • Maximum Participants: 8