Which Program Should I Choose?


Academy Tykes (ages 4-6)

Academy Tykes is designed to focus on the ABC's (Agility, Balance and Control) of gross motor development, physical confidence, and developing social skills in a controlled environment. Weekly activities feature climbing, and the exploration of new movements and skills through organized play. Kids build body awareness, physical confidence, and social skills through age- (and height!-) appropriate climbing games and activities.

  • Mondays 5:00pm-6:30pm

  • Wednesdays 6:15pm-7:45pm

  • Saturdays 9:00am-10:30am

  • Saturdays 10:45am-12:15pm



Academy Junior (ages 7-9)

Let the fun begin! With a high ratio of coaches to students, this program is all about getting kids on the wall as much as possible. Through fun games and activities, our coaches expose young climbers to different kinds of grips and movement. By engaging them in exciting tasks and challenges, we foster teamwork and sportsmanship at an early age.

  • Mondays 6:45pm-8:15pm

  • Wednesdays 4:30pm-6:00pm

  • Thursdays 6:00pm-7:30pm

  • Saturdays 1:00pm-2:30pm



Academy Junior PLUS (ages 7-9*)

Academy Junior Plus+ is one of two recent additions to our class line-up, built specifically for our repeat registrants! This class is perfect for climbers who have been enrolled in Academy Junior one or more times, and are looking to take the next step in their climbing education. Participants will expand their climbing vocabulary repertoire, while staying engaged in age-appropriate climbing games and activities. 


  • Ages 7-9

  • Minimum 1 session participation in Academy Junior within the past year

  • Tuesdays 4:45pm-6:15pm

  • Wednesdays 7:00pm-8:30pm

  • Sundays 9:00am-10:30am



Academy Senior (ages 10-13)

Academy Senior acts as a continuation of our Academy Junior, as well as serving as a starting point for new preteen climbers. Participants learn to belay and are expected to demonstrate the highest level of safety and etiquette when climbing as a representative of Climber's Rock. Class time is spent on cool exercises and group/solo games that builds awareness of the body, balance, movement.

  • Tuesdays 4:30pm-6:00pm

  • Wednesdays 5:15pm-6:45pm

  • Saturdays 11:00am-12:30pm



Academy Senior PLUS (Ages 10-13*)

Academy Senior Plus+ is one of the latest additions to our class line-up, built specifically for our repeat registrants! This class is perfect for climbers who have been enrolled in Academy Senior one or more times, and are looking to gain more independence in their climbing education. With a climber-chosen focus each week, participants are supported by their coaches in an self-directed curriculum, building skills of initiative and taking ownership for their learning. Climbers will stay engaged with new and classic climbing games and exercises.


  • Ages 10-13

  • Minimum of 1 session participation in Academy Senior within the past year

  • Skilled belaying

  • Mondays 4:30pm-6:00pm

  • Tuesdays 6:15pm-7:45pm

  • Sundays 11:00am-12:30pm



Academy Prep (invitation only)

Academy Prep is specially designed for advanced climbers who are ready to take the next step towards competitive climbing. Those who are selected show signs of the dedication, focus, and self-driven attitude required to become a top-level climber. Prep climbers participate in a more advanced, regimented practice. They receive a higher level of coaching feedback including specific movements and techniques, as well as an introduction to the world of competition climbing which focuses on efficiency, accuracy, and mental preparation.

  • Tuesdays 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM & Friday 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM


Academy Varsity (ages 14-17)

Varsity is weekly group of teenage climbers looking to engage with new friends through an exciting sport. Our coaches help build a positive atmosphere that helps counter the stress of high school. A little bit of training, pushing grades, goofing off, and good laughs come together to create a strong bond with the community.

ALL Academy Varsity Participants must know how to belay before their first class. Contact academy@climbersrock.com with questions.

  • Mondays 6:30pm-8:00pm

  • Thursdays 7:30pm-9:00pm

  • Sundays 1:00pm-2:30pm


Academy runs for 10 classes every Fall, Winter & Spring