The Family YMCA

1450 Iris St. Los Alamos, NM 87544
505-662-3100

Climbing Classes

Little Geckos (Ages 3 - 5 w/parent)

No experience necessary.
This fun class focuses on fundamentals of climbing techniques. Participants learn climbing commands and climbing wall rules, play bouldering games, and climb the wall at their own pace. Classes are offered monthly Sept-Nov & Jan-May.
Fridays 9:00-10:00am
$34 / $17 for Y Member per month

Youth Climbing - Level 1 (Ages 5 - 7)

Combined class caters to each participant’s experience level. No experience is necessary.
Depending on experience of the participant, the class covers bouldering, spotting for others, putting on a harness, climbing commands, and tying a figure eight and follow-through, and climbing to the top of the wall. Classes are offered monthly Sept-Nov & Jan-May
Thursdays 4:30-6:00 pm
$68 / $34 for Y Members per month

Youth Climbing - Level 2 (Ages 9 - 12)

Some experience necessary.
This fun class focuses on fundamentals of climbing techniques. Participants learn climbing commands and climbing wall rules, play bouldering games, and climb the wall at their own pace. Classes are offered monthly Sept-Nov & Jan-May.
Tuesdays 4:30-6:00 pm
$68 / $34 for Y Members per month

Youth Climbing - Level 3 (Ages 7 - 10)

Some experience necessary.
This fun class focuses on fundamentals of climbing techniques. Participants learn climbing commands and climbing wall rules, play bouldering games, and climb the wall at their own pace. Classes are offered monthly Sept-Nov & Jan-May.
Mondays 4:30-6:00 pm
$68 / $34 for Y Members per month

Youth Climbing - Level 4 (Ages 9 - 13)

Experience necessary.
This fun class focuses on fundamentals of climbing techniques. Participants learn climbing commands and climbing wall rules, play bouldering games, and climb the wall at their own pace. Classes are offered monthly Sept-Nov & Jan-May.
Wednesdays 4:30-6:00 pm
$68 / $34 for Y Members per month

Youth Climbing - Level 5 (Ages 11 - 16)

Pre-requisites: Completion of Level 3 or with instructor approval.
Level 4 Class covers climbing and identifying specific routes, developing advanced climbing techniques, knowledge of knots and gear, building and cleaning anchors, lead climb and belay instruction, and rappelling.
Sundays 12:00-2:00 pm
$60 / $30 for Y Members

Teen Climbing Club (Ages 12 - 17)

Fridays 4:00-6:00 pm
Come climb with friends, hang out, get some helpful climbing instruction from our Teen Climbing Coach, and discover how awesome climbing is.
$10 per month/ free for Y Members (includes equipment usage).