School Break Camps

Select one of our locations below to see the programs we offer!

Half-Day Climbing Fundamentals (Coquitlam)

Ages 8-15

$225 + gst per week

Increase the fun this school break and find excitement and adventure with our awesome climbing camps. Our program covers the basics of setting up and managing climbing safety systems, and provides instruction and coaching on the basics of climbing movement. Each day’s lesson features fun games and activities that help anchor new skills. Our coaches will inspire and challenge campers to reach their full potential and climb with confidence!

Camp Details

  • Location: Coquitlam
  • Time: 9am – 1pm
  • Spring Break Week 1: March 18-22
  • Spring Break Week 2: March 25-29
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Climbing + Gymnastics

Ages 7-14

$349 + gst per week

We’ve partnered with Club Aviva gymnastics to provide a fun and interactive Spring Break Camp that will combine climbing and gymnastics to challenge the mind and body. Take advantage of two great activities in one easy location!

Open to children ages 7 – 14, this week-long 9:00am-3:30pm combo camp will have participants climbing and bouncing all over. Participants will spend half the day (3 hours) with Club Aviva playing games, doing crafts, and learning gymnastics skills and the other half the day (3 hours) with Climb Base5 learning rock climbing techniques and safety skills in a fun environment.

Please bring a lunch and two snacks. Lunch will be from 12:00 – 12:30 and there will be two snack breaks.

Both Club Aviva and Climb Base5 have friendly and experienced certified instructors that are eager and excited to teach your children in a fun, safe, unique environment!

Camp Details

  • Location: Coquitlam
  • Time: 9am – 3:30pm
  • Spring Break Week 1: March 18-22
  • Spring Break Week 2: March 25-29
Sign up on Club Aviva's website!

Climbing + Cycling

July 29 – August 2, 2019

Ages 11-15

$350 + gst

We’ve partnered with Cycling BC’s iRide program to provide a week-long full-day biking & rock climbing camp that offers a fun, safe, educational and exciting introduction to rock-climbing and multi-discipline biking.

Each day participants will start with a iRide cycling session and learn how to ride a velodrome bicycle, learn BMX jumps and perfect their mountain bike skills. In the afternoon, participants will be learning how to belay, top-rope and climb faster than ever before at Climb Base5. Each day includes 3hrs of cycling and 3hrs of rock climbing.

All rental bike gear and climbing gear are provided. Cycling BC provides bicycle storage for the week of the camp. Transport to cycling venues to be arranged by Cycling BC. Bicycle storage is provided by Cycling BC.

Camp Details

  • Dates: July 29 – August 2, 2019
  • Time: 9:00am – 3:30pm
  • Ages: 11-15
  • Participant’s ability: Level 5 and 6
  • All equipment provided
  • Drop-off at Climb Base5 each day
  • Pick-up at Climb Base5 each day
  • Pre- and post-care is available (Pre-care is from 8am to 9am ($30 for the week) / Post-care is from 330pm to 5pm ($30 for the week).

Climb Base5 Activities

  • Safety equipment set-up and checks
  • Knot tying
  • Belaying (Rope Management)
  • Movement Skills
  • Bouldering, Top Roping, & Auto-Belay
  • Games and activities that go hand in hand with a day of climbing

iRide Activities

To be determined and can include:

  • Safety skills
  • Velodrome sessions (for 2 days)
  • Mountain biking skills
  • BMX riding (1 day)
  • Basic cycling skills

Participants are responsible for lunches, snacks and hydration. For Riders, please also make sure to bring gloves, all-weather clothing, bike helmet, and a bicycle (bike rentals are also available).

For questions about the camp, please contact Ben Chaddock (iride@cyclingbc.net). For registration information, please contact manager@climbbase5.com.

*Disclaimer: primary registration and payment is conducted by Climb Base 5.  However all participants will be required to sign Cycling BC’s iRide waiver. This iRide waiver is completed online and registrants will be contacted in April and June to complete the process (cyclingbc.net/iridereg).

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GECKOS & SPIDERS Camps (North Vancouver)

Come discover your passion for rock climbing and take your climbing to new heights during the school break!

GECKOS

$145 + gst

The GECKOS course combines climbing with games and activities, to make this the perfect camp for young climbers.

Camp Details

  • Location: North Vancouver
  • Ages: 6-8 years old
  • Times: 9:30-11:30am / 12:00-2:00pm
  • Spring Break Week 1: March 19-21
  • Spring Break Week 2: March 26-28
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SPIDERS

$225 + gst

Our SPIDERS camp is where young climbers learn climbing basics and top-rope safety skills.

Camp Details

  • Location: North Vancouver
  • Ages: 9-12 years old
  • Times: 9:30am-12:30pm / 1:00-4:00pm
  • Spring Break Week 1: March 19-21
  • Spring Break Week 2: March 26-28
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