Adult Programs

Want to learn how to rock climb? Need to work on a specific skill or technique?

Our experienced staff will work with you in these short rock climbing courses to get you climbing in no time!

Beginner to Intermediate

For Beginners

$79 for Base Course / $119 for Base+ Course

Guided instructions for 2 hours with a certified trainer
Our 2-hour lesson will teach you all required skills for indoor climbing including: safety practices, proper set-up of equipment, climbing knot, verbal commands and belaying technique (rope management system). Get the most out of our expansive facility and learn everything you need to know to climb confidently!

Base+ Course

Our most popular package deal… a $294 value for only $119!

  • 2 hour belay course
  • + One month pass (with access to both gyms)
  • + 2 technique drop-in classes
  • + 7-visit rental punch

The $40 Base+ add-on must be purchased on or before your course date. Please upgrade during booking or speak with staff on the date of your course to purchase. The one month membership begins on the day of your course. Offer available to new members only.

Prerequsites
Ages 14+

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For Beginners

$200 for 5 weeks / $260 for the course + a membership for the duration of the term

New to climbing? Look no further! This ultimate beginner’s course sets you up for success over five weeks, covering top-rope belay instruction, foundational climbing movements, gym etiquette and climbing lingo. Make some new gym friends, as Base5 instructors navigate you into the wonderful world of climbing.

Option to add-on a 5-week membership for the duration of the course, to keep practicing your skills outside class.

Prerequisites

  • None!
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For Beginners

$30 (non-members; or free with the Intro Belay Base+ Course) / $10 (members)

This course explores the fundamentals of climbing movement. Warm ups and cool downs, footwork, body positioning, grip choice, balanced movement, and mental preparation. Basic stuff yes, but practices even experienced climbers need to focus on in order to climb with maximum efficiency.

  • 1 hour course
  • Weekly courses available at both gyms
  • Includes rental equipment

Prerequsites
Ages 14+

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Beginner to Intermediate

$30 (non-members; or free with the Intro Belay Base+ Course) / $12 (members)

This course builds on the techniques and principles taught in Technical Climbing 1. Now that you have the fundamentals down, we look to build upon these concepts. We revisit a few basic principles of footwork, weight transfers, and efficient body positions, in order to prepare you to think about climbing in a new way. Topics covered include; how to climb efficiently, mental preparedness and focus, training endurance and power, and effective strategies for red-pointing. This course is designed for the intermediate level climber looking to climb beyond plateaus.

  • 1 hour course
  • Weekly courses available at both gyms
  • Includes rental equipment and day pass

Prerequsites
Ages 14+, must have passed our top rope belay test and able to climb 5.10a or V2

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Beginner to Intermediate

$160 + gst (members) / $215 + gst (non-members; includes your day passes for each lesson)

Improve as a climber and make new friends with our adults only course aimed at men and women ages 19+. This is a unique course for beginner and intermediate climbers who want to develop their skills and strength, conquer their fears, and have fun climbing in a group.

The goals of this course are to:

  • Learn basic movement techniques and/or hone those basic skills.
  • Improve your endurance, route reading, core and physical strength.
  • Work at conquering current weaknesses and fears.
  • Have more fun climbing in a group than you ever thought possible in a safe environment.

Course Details:

  • For beginner or intermediate climbers (5.9-5.11)
  • 6 weeks, 1 session per week (2 hours)

Prerequisites

Ages 19+, must have passed Climb Base5’s belay test

Climbing for at least 3 months OR completed Beyond the Basics course

Intermediate to Advanced

Intermediate to Advanced

$99 for Lead Course / $139 for Lead+ Course

Once you have mastered the top rope skills from the intro belay course, you are ready for the next step in your evolution as a climber. Learn about dynamic belay techniques, clipping, hazard awareness, fall forces, and fall arrest using the dynamic belay method. Everything you need to know in order to lead climb indoors.

Lead Course

  • 3 hour lead belay course
  • Includes scheduled belay test and gym orientation

Lead+ Course

An awesome deal for only $139!

  • 3 hour lead belay course
  • One month of unlimited climbing after the course at both locations!

The $40 Lead+ add-on must be purchased on or before your course date. Please upgrade during booking or speak with staff on the date of your course to purchase. The one month membership begins on the day of your course. Offer available to new members only.

Pre-requsites
3+ months of top-rope belaying experience and confidently climbing 5.10 without hangs or falls

Ages 14+, must have passed our top rope belay test

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Advanced

$260 (non-members; includes a membership for the duration of the term) / $200 (members)

The objective of this program is to build up mid-level adult recreational climbers by developing new techniques through direct coaching. Through this course climbers will learn and reinforce the skills needed to get to the next level in their climbing.

Course Details:

  • 8 weeks, 1 session per week (2 hours)

Prerequisites

  • Ages: 19+
  • Bouldering V4+ OR Lead 5.10+ OR Top-Rope 5.11+
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Intermediate to Advanced

$180 for 6 weeks

Come find out why people have been coming back to this class year after year. This program has been offered for over 10 years, with some of our best and most experienced instructors at the helm. Get moving with climbing drills tailored to your goals, followed by a conditioning circuit specifically designed to create strength, flexibility, mobility and balance in musculature for climbers. And all before you head to work for the day!

Prerequisites

  • Gym membership (monthly or prepaid – must have an active membership – punch passes not accepted)
  • climbing V2+ and leading 10+; lead certification with Climb Base5
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