Top Rope/Lead Climbing Class & Certification

Top Rope Class

No experience is required.  This class is for those wanting to learn the basics of rope climbing.  Looking for a refresher or are new to climbing, this class is for you!  Knots, communication, belay technique (ATC, Gri-Gri, or approved devices), climbing ratings explanation, and safety will be covered. 

Top Rope Certification:

If you have top rope experience you are welcome to take the certification test.  This test can be done at anytime as long as staff is available.  We will get you climbing as quickly as possible!

  • Requirements (class & certification) 
    • Ages 14 and older
    • All climbers must have a current Release of Liability Form (Waiver) to enter the climbing area at STEEPWORLD.  If you are under 18 years of age, your Waiver must be signed by a parent or documented legal guardian.  The Waiver can be completed online ahead of time (steepworld.com) or during your first visit to STEEPWORLD.
  • Cost – Top Rope Class
    • FREE for members a $20 registration fee will be refunded the day of the class.
    • $30 non -members- must purchase day pass/gear


Lead Climbing Class

This class is for those wanting to take their climbing to the next level!  Lead climbing communication, lead belay technique, and lead climbing technique and safety will be covered. 

Lead Climbing Certification:

If you have lead climbing experience you are welcome to take the certification test.  This test can be done at anytime as long as staff is available.  We will get you climbing as quickly as possible!

 

  • Requirements (class & certification) 
    • Ages 14 and older
    • 5.9 climbing ability
    • All climbers must have a current Release of Liability Form (Waiver) to enter the climbing area at STEEPWORLD.  If you are under 18 years of age, your Waiver must be signed by a parent or documented legal guardian.  The Waiver can be completed online ahead of time or during your first visit to the gym. 
  • Class Schedule
    • Tope Rope Class-  0830am -10 am Saturday (5 person minimum),before the gym opens. 
    • Lead Climbing Class-  0830-10 am Sunday (5 person minimum), before the gym opens.
    • Tuesday-Friday 10-1130am classes offered -lead or top rope class.  CALL or Book online for reservations.  (2 person minimum)
  • Cost – Lead Climbing Class
    • $30 for members
    • $60 non-members – must purchase day pass/gear