KIDS PROGRAMS

We run kids programs as well as weekly kids events.
PROGRAM OFFERINGS

**Youth offerings are for ages 6-13**

YOUNG ASPIRING CLIMBERS PROGRAM

Ages 6-9     | 6 weeks | 6 Classes

Ages 10-13 | 6 weeks | 12 Classes

Looking for an activity for your son or daughter that will challenge them physically and mentally? This 6-week course (18 hours for ages 10-13 / 6 hours for ages 6-9) will teach your kid the basics of climbing, with plenty of climbing time, climbing games, and personal coaching from one of our highly-trained and enthusiastic staff. Option available to sign up for an additional six weeks.

 

Gear included during class.

2020 Spring Dates:

6-9 yrs | Mon | 4:00-5:00PM | $125

March 9th - April 13th

10-13 yrs | Tues/Thurs | 4:15-5:45 | $225

March 10th - April 16th

2020 Fall Dates:

6-9 yrs | Mon | 4:00-5:00PM | $125

September 14th - October 19th

10-13 yrs | Tues/Thurs | 4:15-5:45 | $225

September 15th - October 22nd

YOUTH CLIMBING CAMPS/CLINICS

Dates Below | $150 | Monday-Friday 1:30 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Ages: 6 to 13

Summer 2021 Date TBD

 

 

One-week courses are held in June, July, and August

Five fun filled afternoons, each focused on new challenges and lessons for kids of all levels. Campers will work on footwork, and route reading to develop efficiency and competence in bouldering and top-rope climbing. Emphasis will be placed on the history of rock climbing, safety, and gym etiquette. Climbers will be grouped according to experience. More advanced climbers will work on a variety of strength and movement techniques to advance their skill.

 

Each week will include opportunities for teamwork and leadership.

Maximum of 12 participants per week | Min: 4 | Grouped according to age and ability. No climbing experience necessary.

 
Birthday Parties:

Reserve the gym for a kid's or adult's birthday party or other celebration!

 

Kids and Teens:

Up to 8 climbers $160 | $25 every additional climber, MAX 10 | Online bookings require payment at booking

  • 1-1.5 hours of climbing time

  • 2 staff instructors/belayers

  • Party room available if needed (can bring cake/pizza/etc, but not provided by Wilmington Rock Gym)

  • Includes all necessary climbing gear

  • All participants must be age 6 or older

  • Any participants under 18 MUST HAVE A WAIVER SIGNED BY LEGAL GUARDIAN.

  • For questions or to book within one week, please call for details.

  • Waivers can be filled out ahead of time here: Click for Waiver.

Availability will be limited due to COVID-19 restrictions, please call for information or to book a party.

WEEKLY EVENTS:

**Youth offerings are for ages 5-13**

 
KIDS CLIMBING FRIDAY [First Friday of each Month]

$15 Per Youth (Aged 5 to 13) | Every 1st Friday | 4:30-8:30PM

Parents and children come join in the fun of indoor rock climbing the first Friday of each month here at the WRG.  Free staff belays are provided for children ages 5-13 from 4:30-8:30 p.m. This is a great event for first time climbers and more advanced gym monkeys alike! Parents must stay with their kids (you don't have to climb but supervision is required).

YOUTH GROUP NIGHT [Third Friday of each Month]

$17 Per Participant | Every 3rd Friday | 6:00-10:00PM

Every third Friday of the month, we invite local area youth groups to join us on the walls for an evening of team building. To sign your group up for this event, please call the gym at (910) 319-7209. You must RSVP at least one week in advance. All rental gear and staff belay is included. The youth leader must be present with each group for the entirety of the climb night.

 

 

FAMILY NIGHT [Fourth Friday of each Month]

$18 Adults; $15 Youths | Every 4th Friday | 6:00-10:00PM

Want to bring the entire family to Wilmington Rock Gym? New to the ropes, but want the opportunity to climb higher? Aren't belay certified, yet? No problem. The fourth Friday of each month WRG offers free staff belays for ALL participants (rental gear included). At least one adult climber (parent/legal guardian) must be present for the entirety of Family Climb Night.

© 2017, 2020 Wilmington Rock Gym LLC.

Phone: 910-319-7209

Hours:

Tues/Thurs 5:30AM-8:30AM

                     3:30PM-10PM

Wed/Fri       12:00PM-10PM

Sat               10AM-7PM,

Sun              12PM-6PM

Closed Monday

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