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.

Introduction to Climbing

Learn the safety systems of belaying, basic knot tying, and basic climbing movement in this hands-on class. Designed for people with little or no climbing experience, this course teaches the skills needed to climb independently at Earth Treks’ Climbing Center and is a great first-time climbing experience.

Intro+
Put your new skills to use by upgrading to the Intro+ with a 15-day pass for $25. Also, receive half off the start-up fee when you sign up for a membership!

Price: $39 (Buy One, Get One Free!)
Member Price: FREE
Ages: 13 and up
Equipment: Included

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AMERICAN SIGN LANGUAGE
Introduction to Climbing is also taught in ASL. Please note this class is taught entirely in American Sign Language. 

Intro to Climbing ASL Information & Booking 

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Introduction to Movement

Focus on the essential movement skills necessary for efficient and smooth climbing in the gym. This class is a great follow up to Intro to Climbing and a critical step in the development of all climbers. Topics focus on weight shifting, hand and foot precision, fluid movement and effortless climbing.

Price: $39
Member Price: $19
Ages: 13 and up
Equipment: Included

Information & Booking

AMERICAN SIGN LANGUAGE
Introduction to Movement is also taught in ASL. Please note this class is taught entirely in American Sign Language.

Intro to Movement ASL Information & Booking

Family Introduction to 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.

Intro+
Put your new skills to use by upgrading to the Intro+ with a 15-day pass for $25. Also, receive half off the start-up fee when you sign up for a membership!

Price: $30
Member Price: $19
Ages: 6 + and adults. Adults must book with 1 to 3 children.
Equipment: Included

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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!

Intro+
Put your new skills to use by upgrading to the Intro+ with a 15-day pass for $25. Also, receive half off the start-up fee when you sign up for a membership!

Price: $25
Member Price: FREE
Ages: 13 and up
Equipment: Included

Information & Booking

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Boost Your Bouldering

Learn advanced movement techniques for overhanging terrain and best fall practices to help you try hard with confidence. You’ll receive coaching and have the opportunity to project with our experienced staff to give your bouldering a boost! Ideal for those climbing V2 and up.

Price: $39
Member Price: $19
Ages: 13 and up
Equipment: Included

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Introduction to Sport Lead Climbing

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: $59
Member Price: $39
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.

Information & Booking

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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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Peak Performance Training

Peak Performance Training is an intensive 6-week training program that incorporates three core concepts critical to every climber’s success—fitness, movement and motivation. The PPT “team” gathers twice a week with ET instructors to train, refine movement technique and push each other to improve across climbing disciplines. If you’ve hit a plateau or aspire to climb a certain grade PPT is for you.

Price: $299
Member Price: $199
Ages: 18+
Equipment: Included
Prerequisites: Belay safety check. Intro to Movement, Intro to Bouldering or equivalent experience.
Sessions: 12 sessions over six weeks.

Information & Booking

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Questions? 800-CLIMB-UP