Intro to Climbing


Learn to rock climb! This entry-level package covers the basic safety skills needed to get started climbing–including our Top Rope Intro for operating the safety ropes, knot tying, and basic climbing movement, and our Bouldering Intro course for mat placement and bouldering safety. Price also includes Full Day Pass, all rental equipment and a FREE Two Week Pass to come back and climb!   Available to adults 16 and older.

Monday through Friday from 4:00 pm to 7:30 pm
Saturday & Sunday – 10:30 am to 6:30 pm
Also available by appointment.
Class sizes are limited, so call 877.822.ROPE to ensure your spo

Family Intro to Climbing

girl and dad webA economical way to get the family climbing. Just like the Intro Package, parents work with one of our skilled instructors to learn all the necessary safety skills. Once the lesson is done, your kids can climb with you for the rest of the day! Cost includes a Top Rope Intro lesson and rentals for one parent, PLUS two day passes and rentals for the kids. Available to parents with children 13 and younger.

Monday through Friday from 4:30 pm to 7:30 pm (class sizes limited, so call ahead!)
Saturday & Sunday – All Day! Please call for appointment times.
Also available any time by appointment. Call 877.822.ROPE.

Deluxe Family Climbing Package!

Get the whole family climbing! Our Delux Family Climbing Package has everything you need for a day on the walls: 2 Introduction to Climbing Packages for the adults (including Day Pass, lesson and all equipment) and 2 Day Passes with all equipment for the kids. The best way to start your family in this amazing sport.

Monday through Friday from 4:30 pm to 7:30 pm
Saturday & Sunday – All Day! Please call for appointment times.
Also available any time by appointment. Call 877.822.ROPE.


IMG_0068Clinics offer 1 – 3 hours of focused instruction on specific skills, ways to practice, and training drills for stronger more technical climbing. Whether you just beginning or a seasoned climber, our professional trainers can help you learn new skills and hone those you have for bouldering, top roping, rappelling, and lead climbing to your full potential.

Beginner/Intermediate/Advanced level. Pre-requisites: See clinic details. Age: 16 & up.

*Pre-registration Required

For registration, information on clinic schedules, or to request services speak with the staff at your gym!

Beginner Clinics
101: Movement & Positioning
102: Footwork Fundamentals
103: Handwork Fundamentals
110: Bouldering & Belay Certification
120: Gear; Carabiners, Ropes, & Knot-work
130: Rappelling Fundamentals; Personal Systems (Indoor)

Intermediate Clinics
201: Dynamic Movement
202: Intermediate Footwork
203: Grips; Strength & Training
210: Top Rope Anchors (Indoor)
230: Rappelling: Anchor System Basics (Indoor)

Advanced Clinics
301: Critical Moves
320: Lead Climbing & Belay Certification (Indoor)

More to come!

Climbing 301 And Beyond: Advanced Clinics

Throughout the year we will also offer classes on Advanced topics including: Climbing Training, Advanced Lead Classes, Learning to Project and others. Pre-requisites and other information will be posted as it becomes available.

Custom classes available on request. Email us for more information!

Advanced Safety Courses

Introduction to Lead

leadJoin PRG instructors as they introduce you to climbing on the sharp end! Focusing on both lead climbing and lead belaying, this 2 session course covers all of the skills necessary to pass the lead certification test at the PRG.
NOTE: Climbers are responsible for providing their own safety equipment, including rope, belay device and harness.
Prerequisites: PRG Belay Certified; 16 years old, competent climbing at a 5.9 level or harder.
Difficulty: Intermediate

7pm to 9pm

PRG East Falls: May 3 & 10, Jun 7 & 14 , Jul 5 & 12, Aug 2 & 9
PRG Oaks: May 17 & 24, Jun 14 & 21, Jul 12 & 19, Aug 9 & 16
PRG Valley: May 17 & 24, Jun 22 & 29, Jul 20 & 27, Aug 17 & 24
PRG Wyncote: May 19 & 26, Jun 23 & 30, Jul  21 & 28, Aug 18 & 25

*Class Size Min: 3 Max: 6

$85 per person ($55 for PRG Members)

New! Breakthrough Lead Clinic

Do you have trouble taking lead falls? Have trouble climbing at your limit on lead, just like you would on top-rope? Then this course is for you. Join the PRG’s head coach and guide, Dave Rowland, for a special 3 hour clinic on how to improve your lead climbing. From taking falls, to shaking out, to efficient clipping, sequencing and relaxation techniques, Dave covers the essential mental and physical skills necessary for climbing your best on the sharp end. Pre-requisites: PRG lead certification, competent climbing at a 5.9 level or harder, ages of 16 or older.

Oaks & Valley: Call 877-822-ROPE for Your Own Custom Group!

$70 per person ($45 for PRG Members)

Introduction to Rappelling

Start Climbing FamiliesJoin us at the Rappel Tower at PRG Valley for a course not to be missed. Learn the basics of descending from high places under the expert care of a PRG instructor. This course covers all the aspects of basic safety including: harness use, belay safety techniques, multiple rappel devices, backups, and more! A must for any new climber looking to hone his or her skills, or for non-climbers looking for an exhilarating new experience.

Please call 877 822 ROPE or email to schedule a custom session!


$40 per person

Self Rescue Clinic

Do you know how to get yourself or your partner out of a jam? Let us show you how! The Self Rescue Clinic covers the basic skills all climbers need to know to get out of tough situations. Escaping the belay, tandem rappels, assisted hoists, emergency ascending, passing knots… our instructors will show you how to handle the unexpected with minimal equipment and maximum safety. A must for any climber serious about the safety of his or her team.
Prerequisites: PRG Belay Certified, 18 years old, PRG Top Rope Anchors or equivalent
Difficulty: Advanced


$155 per Person ($120 for PRG Members)

Private & Semi-Private Instruction

Private Lessons

Our private training program offers the greatest flexibility for your climbing needs and schedule; great for adults or kids! Also, if you can’t make a course at its regularly scheduled date, we can schedule private instruction to cover the same material at your convenience.

One Hour Sessions, scheduled at your convenience with a PRG instructor.

Contact the PRG for prices

*All indoor classes (other than Introduction to Climbing) must be reserved and paid in full, one week in advance. If necessary, rental equipment will be provided for the duration of each climbing session. The cost of climbing time is only covered for the duration of the scheduled class. Non-members who wish to climb before or after their scheduled time must pay for a day pass. Most courses have space limitations so sign up now! Ask at our front desk for more details.