A fun and informative 2 hour introduction to climbing and climbing safety taught by the instructors of Vertical Rock. YMCA Members will learn and practice: the basic safety skills, knots, rope management, appropriate commands, and climbing etiquette. This is a great class for anyone interested in learning more about the sport of climbing, or learning the techniques needed to pass the YMCA belay certification test. Climbing equipment is included with class.

Classes are limited to 6 participants

Class Schedule:
Day/Time: Wednesday at 6:00 PM and Saturdays at 12 PM (available weekly unless otherwise posted)

Class fees:
$74 for Branch Members
$139 for Community Members

Prerequisites: None
Age:14 and up

Note: All climbers are required to fill out our waiver. If you are the party host or organizer of this event please notify your guests (parents or legal guardians of minors) to click on the “Sign Our Waiver” link on the home page of our website and complete the waiver.