Climbing School is back
Ready to take your climbing to the next level? Whether you’re new to climbing and want to expand your skill set or a seasoned climber looking to improve your technique, Climbing School can help you reach your goals.
Drop-ins are welcome for most of our classes, however to guarantee your spot we strongly encourage you to make a reservation in advance.
A great introduction to indoor climbing. Our staff will give you a guided tour of the gym, provide valuable insight in climbing safety protocols, and be your belayer. Whether you are a beginner or an experienced climber, you are sure to have a great time. (This is not an instructional class)
Mondays & Wednesdays 5-7pm
- 2 hours of climbing
- Climbing Harness (Climbing shoes can be rented for $5 a pair)
- Instructor (1:5 ratio)
Intro to Bouldering
Welcome to the exciting world of bouldering. This class is designed for the true beginner. You will be instructed in everything you need to know to be competent and confident while bouldering. We will review the grading system, how to fall properly, basic technique and movement while in a fun, friendly, inclusive environment. This program is free for members.
Mondays & Wednesdays 6-8pm
- Top rope belaying instruction:
- how to properly secure a harness
- how to tie a follow through figure eight knot
- belaying with an ATC
- running through the safety checks
- Basic technique and movement instruction to move intelligently on the wall
- Ratio of 1 guide to no more than 5 climbers
- Does not include the day pass
Technique & Movement
In this class you will learn how to identify where routes start/finish, differences between bouldering and top roping, and how the grading system works. In addition, this class will focus on the fundamentals of technique and movement, with special attention to footwork and hip rotations.
The Bouldering Bettys is a community of female rock climbers pursuing impeccable climbing skill, physical strength and power, adventure in beautiful places, and camaraderie and support through indoor training and outdoor excursions.
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Whether you have been climbing for years or are new to the gym, having your own personal climbing coach will take your climbing to the next level. These sessions will be tailored to your individual skill level and pursuits. See below for possible topics covered.
Minimum age 5
- basics of climbing
- climbing for kids
- belay instruction
- advanced technique and movement
- lead climbing/lead belaying
- crack climbing
- breathing & climbing
- mental preparation
- safety & self rescue