youth camps, programs, and teams
Youth programs are offered for young people of all levels. From day one, our programs foster a love of both climbing and the mental and physical challenges climbing can present. Over time, the journey progresses to focus on technical skills, physical conditioning, and teamwork.
Find out about upcoming school break camps and kids programs by subscribing to our email updates or by checking out Columbia, Crystal City, Hampden, and Rockville‘s websites.
Ready for a rockin’ camp experience? At our summer camps, kids develop confidence in themselves through rock climbing and other inclusive activities. And, if there’s anything we know about kids, it’s that they need to move! So, drop your kiddos off with our experienced coaches for some fun this summer! No experience or parental supervision necessary.
Spring Break Camp
Are your kids looking for a climbing adventure? At our Spring Break Camps, participants enjoy fun-filled sessions of climbing and activities. Activities include vertical games, age appropriate basic skills instruction, and tons of climbing, all under the guidance of our qualified instructors. No experience or parental supervision is necessary.
Kids Climb Time
Are your kids looking for a climbing adventure? Drop them off for hours of climbing and activities. Activities include vertical games, age appropriate basic skills instruction, and tons of climbing, all under the guidance of our qualified instructors. No experience or parental supervision is necessary.
Book a Climb
Take your first step into the vertical world with this one-hour climbing session with our experienced instructors handling the ropes for you. We are now operating these sessions with fewer participants to allow for social distancing.
After School Program (Ages 4-6)
In this 1 hour program young climbers will have the opportunity to learn introductory climbing skills through bouldering and rope climbing activities. This is a great starting point for any child looking to get introduced to the world of climbing in a fun-filled, educational environment. They will learn to put on a harness and tie in properly, while our instructors bring the fun, maintain a consistent learning environment, and help your climbers grow as individuals as well as members of our community.
After School Program (Ages 6-8)
Kids build self confidence and social skills through climbing, bouldering and games in a supportive fun environment. Activities are focused on learning about knots, gear and how to be a kind and supportive member of the gym community.
After School Program (Ages 9-12)
Your child will hone problem-solving skills and build their confidence while climbing in an encouraging group setting. Games and activities will encourage socialization and focus on the fundamentals of climbing.
After School Program (Ages 13-17)
Your teen will have the opportunity to climb socially with peers while instructors provide basic movement and belay instruction. Participants will build trust and confidence as they work with ropes and belay each other.
Team climbing will help develop athletes in the only way we know how… a crazy fun environment that fosters a love for the sport—and ourselves.
groups + parties
We can help you plan a day of climbing and connection, whether it’s a birthday party, corporate event, or any kind of group outing. Due to Covid, options are limited, so just reach out to us to discuss what’s possible.