Climbing Wall

OPEN CLIMB

Bouldering is open to all members ages 4 and up. Kids 6 and under must be accompanied by an adult. Top rope and lead climbing require a climbing card. You must have your card with you to climb. To get a climbing card you must pass a YMCA climbing class or pass a proficiency test.
Contact: Reyn Hodgson, rhodgson@wwymca.org, 509-525-8863
Location: Action Zone
Ages: 4 – 18
Days: M-TH
Times: 3:30-5:30 PM
Fee: Included with membership

PEBBLES

This class teaches the fundamentals of rock climbing while also building confidence. Children will gain balance, body awareness and strength.
Contact: Reyn Hodgson, rhodgson@wwymca.org, 509-525-8863
Location: Action Zone
Ages: 4-6
Days: Wednesdays
Dates: Session I: 1/11 – 2/8, Session II: 2/22 – 3/22  Session III: 4/12 – 5/10                                               Times: 5:30 – 6:30 PM
Fees: Family Plus $34     Youth Individual $38     Program Participant $56

 

 

PITONS (BEGINNING)

Pitons teaches all the beginning skills necessary to earn a YMCA climbing wall card and participants will be able to do Open Climb for 1 year. Skills include: tying knots, climbing safety, harnessing, equipment knowledge, climbing communication and beginning techniques.
Contact: Reyn Hodgson, rhodgson@wwymca.org, 509-525-8863
Location: Action Zone
Ages: 7-12
Days: Mondays
Dates: Session I: 1/9 & 1/16, Session II: 2/6 & 2/13, Session III: 3/6 & 3/13, Session IV: 4/10 & 4/17
Times: 5:30 – 6:30
Fees: Family Plus $20     Youth Individual $22     Program Participant $28

 

 

ROCKS (INTERMEDIATE)

Master the skills needed to become a more advanced climber by knowing how to tie specific knots, harnessing, climbing communication and pass a skills evaluation to progress into Lead Climbing.
Contact: Abel Hernandez, ahernandez@wwymca.org, 525-8863
Location: Action Zone
Ages: 7-12
Days: T/TH
Dates: Session I: 1/10 – 2/9, Session II: 2/21 – 3/23, Session III: 4/11 – 5/11                                              Times: 5:30 – 6:30 PM
Registration Deadline: Session 1: 9/12 Session 2: 10/31
Fees: Family Plus $56     Youth Individual $60     Program Participant $76