Learn to Climb for Kids

5:30 PM  –  7:30 PM

Bloomington REI

Canceled

  • Fitness level  2: Easy Active
  • Skill level  1: Beginner
  • Minimum age: 5
  • Group size: 6

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 belaying and 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. Responsible adult must accompany the child. This class is for kids ages 5-12 years old.

  • How to fit a climbing harness
  • How to tie double-figure 8 knot onto their harness
  • Climber/belayer communication
  • Climbing movement

Bloomington REI

750 W American Blvd, Bloomington, MN 55420

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