This group class is the entry to the world of indoor climbing at the Alaska Rock Gym; minimum age is 14 years.
Intro to Gym Climbing and Belay Certification classes are offered on Monday, Wednesday, and Friday evenings from 7-9pm. This group class is the entry to the world of indoor climbing at the Alaska Rock Gym. Minimum age for participation is 14 years. The curriculum includes auto belay and bouldering orientations, an introduction to the routes on the wall, gym etiquette, and top rope belay skills. At the end of the class, most participants are belay certified and able to boulder, climb on auto belays, and use our top-rope systems in the gym. Online registration is recommended and payment at the time of booking is required. Participant liability waivers are available online and at the front desk. Completing the waiver in advance really speeds things up on the day of the class!
Private Intro to Gym Climbing and Belay Certification classes are also available upon request. Minimum age for participation is 14 years. Reservations must be made at least 7 days in advance, and groups of up to 6 can be accommodated. Please call the front desk for more information.
Mondays, Wednesdays, & Fridays: 7:00 – 9:00pm
Class limit is 6. On-line reservations recommended*, classes generally fill in advance of class date. Pre-registered participants must arrive at least 10 minutes before start time; late arrivals risk losing their reservation and payment.
$24/per person includes class, rental gear, and climbing until close on the day of the class.
*Online bookings are not refundable, however class dates may be changed if notification is received at least 24 hours before the start time of the scheduled class.