Climb. Play. Grow...Learn

You don’t have to go it alone. From introductory to advanced climbing techniques, our instructors will help put you at ease on the wall to conquer your goals.

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To do our part to protect our community during the COVID-19 outbreak Earth Treks has cancelled all camps, classes, and events until further notice.
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NEW INTRO SERIES

Our Intro Series is designed to guide climbers from their first time in the gym to learning to lead climb.

Take this series of classes in order to get skills, drills and direct coaching from our incredible and friendly crew of instructors. Or step into the series based on your current experience level. Learn everything from safety skills to techniques to help you move better on the wall, and mental techniques to improve your climbing.

Check out the new Technique, Training and Leading Classes below!

Introduction to Rope Climbing

Learn the basics of knot tying and belay technique in this hour long intro lesson. Designed for people with little or no climbing experience, this course teaches the skills needed to climb independently at Earth Treks’ and is a great way to learn the ropes.

THIS CLASS IS OPEN TO MEMBERS, MEMBER GUESTS, AND PUNCH CARD HOLDERS ONLY AT THIS TIME.

Member Price: FREE!
Plus member's can register up to two friends daily for this class for FREE! More details on the registration page. 
Ages:
13 and up
Equipment: Included

Information & Booking

Intro+
Put your new skills to use by upgrading to the Intro+ in the booking screen. Get gym access and free rentals for 15 consecutive days for $30 more per person. Then, if you decide to become a member, we'll waive your initiation fee!

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Peak Performance Team

Join us for this four-week pilot program, aimed at experienced climbers (1-3 years of regular climbing), who want to build a foundation for becoming better and smarter athletes. You will meet with your coach and training group virtually on Zoom once a week, discuss new concepts and how to apply them, and build your practice plan for the week.

Price: $79/person
Age: 18 and older
Format: Once a week, 75 minute virtual calls. Plus take home exercises and drills to do on your own or with teammates.

Information & Booking

 

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Family Introduction to Rope Climbing

A family that climbs together, laughs together! Experience the adventures of rock climbing together. This class is specifically designed for adults that are interested in getting their children involved in climbing and wish to help them with their journey. No experience is necessary.

Ages: 6 + and adults. Adults must book with 1 to 3 children.
Member Price: Free
Non-Member Price: $30 (Buy One, Get One FREE! Bring a friend!)
Equipment: Included

Intro+
Put your new skills to use by upgrading to the Intro+ in the booking screen. Get gym access and free rentals for 15 consecutive days for $30 more per person. Then, if you decide to become a member, we'll waive your initiation fee!

Introduction to Bouldering

Learn movement skills necessary for the overhanging terrain common in bouldering, falling skills (yes, you need to learn to fall) and bouldering etiquette. If you are bouldering in the V Intro-V2 range or your climbing experience is limited to roped climbing thus far, this is the perfect class to jump start your bouldering experience!

Price: $30
Member Price: FREE
Plus members can register up to two friends per scheduled class for FREE! More details on the registration page.
Ages: 13 and up
Equipment: Included

Intro+
Put your new skills to use by upgrading to the Intro+ in the booking screen. Get gym access and free rentals for 15 consecutive days for $30 more per person. Then, if you decide to become a member, we'll waive your initiation fee!

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Introduction to Technique A

Feeling comfortable on the wall, and ready to begin honing your craft? Learn principles needed to drive movement from your toes, position your body efficiently, and use breath to support your mind and movement. Leave ready to start practicing these in your day to day climbing.


Price: $40
Member Price: $30
Length: 90 Minutes
Ages: 13 and up
Equipment: Included

Introduction to Technique B

Want to continue honing skills learned in Intro to Technique A? Join this intensive group practice session to fine tune your techniques through direct coaching and feedback.

Price: $50
Member Price: $40
Length: 2 Hour
Ages: 13 and up
Equipment: Included

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Introduction to Training

Feeling comfortable on the wall and looking to get more out of each climbing session? Experience some foundational climbing exercises and principles of training. Leave understanding how to set goals and build climbing routines that develop your strength, stamina, and skill, while still leaving room to have fun.

Price: $75
Member Price: $55
Length: Two 90 Minute Sessions
Ages: 13 and up
Equipment: Included

Introduction to Leading A

This course will teach the critical techniques to lead climb and lead belay in the gym. You will be given the opportunity to take and catch practice lead falls. This course is also a great first step for those with aspirations of leading outdoors.

Price: $80
Member Price: $60
Ages: 13 and up
Equipment: Included
Prerequisites: Belay safety check (top rope). While there is no strict requirement on climbing ability, most participants are able to comfortably top rope in the 5.8 range or higher.

All participants must sign the Lead Assumption of Risk document prior to their class. If participant is under 18, a parent or legal guardian signature is required.

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Can't wait for a class? Climb this weekend - no experience necessary!
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Introduction to Leading B

In this 2 hour course, you’ll get the opportunity to step outside the mock scenario to further hone the lead climbing and belaying skills you learned in Intro to Sport Lead. Expect to come out of this course with a more nuanced understanding of best lead climbing practices and better prepared to pass your Lead Check.
Note: If you've recently passed your Lead checks and want more practice with instructor feedback you can sign up for this class also!

Price: $45
Member Price: $35
Ages: 13 and up
Equipment: Included.
Prerequisites: Intro to Leading A  within the last three months or recently passed your lead checks. While there is no strict requirement on climbing ability, most participants are able to comfortably top rope in the 5.8 range or higher.

 

All participants must sign the Lead Assumption of Risk document prior to their class. If participant is under 18, a parent or legal guardian signature is required.

Self Rescue

This series of seminars will help prepare you to handle a variety of emergencies at the crag - offering practical solutions to real situations, involving the kind of gear you probably already carry. Every week will focus on a different set of skills.

Price: $220 (+$55 week 5 - leader rescue)
Member Price: $180 (+$45 week 5 - leader rescue)
Ages: 13 and up
Equipment: Included, see Information page below for details on suggested equipment.
Prerequisites: Lead belay check. Exposure to outdoor multi-pitch climbing helpful.

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Questions? 800-CLIMB-UP