School Break Camps

Spring break camps start March 2020… registration opens early next year. Click on each camp below to learn more.

Ages 6-8

$225

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

SPRING Camp Details

  • Location: Coquitlam & North Vancouver
  • Ages: 6-8 years old
  • Week 1: March 16-20th, 2020
  • Week 2: March 23rd-27th, 2020

Participants do not learn how to belay in this camp.

Registration

  • Opens January 2020

Pre- and Post-Camp Care are available upon request; 30 minutes prior to camp and/or 30 minutes after camp. $30/week for either, $50/week for both. Please call the gym for more information.

Ages 9-12

$285

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

SPRING Camp Details

  • Location: Coquitlam & North Vancouver
  • Ages: 9-12 years old
  • Week 1: March 16-20th, 2020
  • Week 2: March 23rd-27th, 2020

Registration

  • Opens January 2020

Pre- and Post-Camp Care are available upon request; 30 minutes prior to camp and/or 30 minutes after camp. $30/week for either, $50/week for both. Please call the gym for more information.

**Available in Coquitlam only**

Ages 7-14

$370 per week

We’ve partnered with Club Aviva gymnastics to provide a fun and interactive school 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!

SPRING Camp Details

  • TBD / Coming in 2020…

**Available in Coquitlam only**

Ages 11-15

$350

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.

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).

SPRING/SUMMER Camp Details

  • TBD / Coming in 2020…

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.  All participants are also required to complete Cycling BC’s iRide (cyclingbc.net/iridereg).