When life has you climbing the walls… try climbing ours! Whether you need a break from the corporate climb, are tired of the social climb, or just want a new reason to climb off the couch and get moving, we’ve got what you’re looking for. Our 30 ft. indoor climbing wall is designed to accommodate everyone, from the beginner to the experienced climber.

Climbing provides a fun, full body workout that combines precision, strength and balance. You can spend quality time with that special child in your life, or squeeze in an intense workout during a 30 minute private climbing session. All classes are taught by qualified instructors and are designed to teach safety, equipment, knots, climbing technique and conditioning on the participant’s level.

Climbing Session 1: August 30th to October 1st (5 weeks)
Monday classes in Session 1 will be 4 weeks only. No classes on Labor Day.
Climbing Session 2: October 4th to November 5th (5 weeks)
Climbing Session 3: November 8th to December 17th (5 weeks)

Advanced and Adult Climbing Class

Interested in climbing but not sure where to start? Been climbing a while and ready to learn a new skill? Is your child skilled and looking for a new challenge? Then the Advanced and Adults climbing class is perfect for you! Climbers will be challenged to achieve personal goals on the wall and take their climbing skills to the next level. Climbers will learn and work on lead climbing, lead falls, advanced techniques, route setting boulder problems, and how to choose and buy your own gear. This class can be taken multiple times.

Cost: 5 Week Class Fee: $50 Member $100 Guest Member
          4 Week Class Fee: $40 Member $80 Guest Member

Age: 18 and older

Schedule: Wednesday 6:30-7:30pm


Challenges and Routes Climbing Class

Let’s kick it up a notch and learn to follow more challenging climbing routes. For those who want a harder challenge, this class will focus on footwork, technique, knots, equipment use, balance and strength, and more complicated routes to follow. This is a perfect class to continue your climbing journey! Participants should have some experience with climbing.

Cost: 5 Week Class Fee: $50 Member $100 Guest Member
          4 Week Class Fee: $40 Member $80 Guest Member

Age: 6-14

Schedule: 6:30pm-7:30pm Monday
                  5:15pm-6:15pm Wednesday
                  1:45pm-2:45pm Saturdays


Introduction to Climbing Class

Is your child ready to experience something new and exciting? In this class climbers will be conquering their fears and introduced to basic climbing concepts, proper commands, safety, knots, and reaching the top! Taught by experienced YMCA climbing staff, this class will have you achieving your goals! Minimal or no climbing experience needed.

Cost: 5 Week Class Fee: $50 Member $100 Guest Member
          4 Week Class Fee: $40 Member $80 Guest Member

Age: 5-14

Schedule: 5:15pm-6:15pm Monday
                  4:00pm-5:00pm Wednesday
                  12:30pm-1:30pm Saturdays


Mini-Monkey Climbing Class 

Is your young child bouncing off the walls? Then this class is perfect for them! In a fun, high energy atmosphere, we will be climbing, swinging through the air, playing climbing games, learning safety, building confidence, and reaching the top! Class can be taken multiple times. No climbing experience necessary.

Cost: 5 Week Class Fee: $50 Member $100 Guest Member
          4 Week Class Fee: $40 Member $80 Guest Member

Age: 3-5

Schedule: 4:00pm-5:00pm Monday
                  10:00am-11:00am Saturday
                  11:15am-12:15pm Saturday


Private Climbing Sessions 

Ready to give climbing a try but don’t want to join a full class? Sign up for a private climbing session with an instructor on our climbing wall! You can come climb at your own pace, or our instructors can help you become a better climber through multiple sessions. Come by yourself or come with a small group of family and friends. Appointments can be made by contacting jacob@ccymca.net.

Cost: 30 Minute Sessions:
          $20/climber for 1 session
          $80/climber for 5 sessions

         Group Sessions (4-8 climbers)
         $60 for a 45-minute session
         $240 for five 45-minute sessions

Age: All Ages

Jacob Meyer
217-239-2813 // Email