A Note on Youth Participation


Youth Programs

Crag Akademie

  • A skills class that prepares kids to join one of our teams or clubs!
  • Teaches the basics of climbing and belaying.
  • Akademie is for kids ages 6-13 years old

Climbing Team

Youth Climbing Clubs

  • For kids and teens looking for a more social climbing experience
  • Clubs for ages 3-5 (coming soon), 6-8, ages 9-11, and ages 11-14.
  • Monthly events planned for the club members (dinner at the crag, parties, etc)

High School Options

  • High School Club
  • Colorado High School Climbing League
  • DSST Wednesday Climbing Meetup

Camps (Summer, Spring Break, Winter Break Camps, and school closure days)

  • Camps for 7—13 years old
  • Bringing together the sport of climbing with other teaching in relevant knowledge areas (science, health, outdoor education and exploration)
  • Week-long and single day camp options offered

After School Programs

  • DSST Wednesday Meetups (Wednesdays 2pm-4pm) (Starting 9/20)
  • Bill Roberts Climbing Club (Friday 1:15-3:15, Kids are picked up at Bill Roberts @1:05 and walked over to Übergrippen by ÜG Staff)
  • McAulliffe Middle School “Climbing Enrichment”: 6 weeks on Monday’s Starting Jan 22nd, 2018 (no session on 2/19) (Look for more info in December)

Birthday Parties

Friday Night Kids Climbs (aka Parents’ Night Out)

  • 6-12 years old
  • Planned approximately once monthly, check schedule
  • 3 hours of supervised activities and pizza dinner included!
  • 6pm to 9pm

Onsite Childcare

  • You work out, we play with the kids.  Check our schedule for times and availability