Learn to Climb Class for Kids 5-7 yrs old

Description: Learn the basics of the dynamic sport of rock climbing in a relaxed, friendly atmosphere. In this class you'll get an overview of basic rock climbing gear and learn how to put on a climbing harness. You'll then get individualized instruction in climbing on an indoor climbing wall. We'll also discuss the differences between indoor and outdoor climbing. Class size is kept to a minimum to allow for individualized instruction. All climbing gear provided. This class is for kids 5-7 yrs old - responsible adult must accompany the child.

Skills you'll learn:

  • Overview of types of rock and the difference between indoor and outdoor climbing
  • Overview of basic climbing equipment
  • Learn how to put on a harness and climb on an indoor rock wall
  • Build your confidence in your climbing skills

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Required Legal Form:
This course requires the participant to read and sign a liability release form before participating. Please see "Required Legal Form" for the session you are registering for. You will need to print, sign and bring the form to your class.

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Learn to Climb Class for Kids 5-7 yrs old Gear List

Gear to bring to class:


  • None


  • Water Bottle
  • Energy Snacks

Gear provided by REI:

  • Dynamic Climbing Rope - At least a 60m rope.
  • Climbing Harness
  • Climbing Helmet