Lessons

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Intro to climbing  $28, 1hr
Designed for people interested in getting a taste of the sport. Get introduced to the gym, shown what bouldering is and get belayed on 3 climbs. Leads naturally into Beginner belay course. (Note that compared to a day pass ($12.50), shoe rental ($5.25), harness and belay device rental ($3.00) this is a GREAT deal).

Refresher Top-Rope Belay Lesson, $20, 30mins
For those of you that that need a little refresher in order to pass the belay test and climb safely, this is a great way to refresh the brain with a professional instructor.

Adult beginner Top Rope Lesson, $38, 2hrs, min 2 ppl
For those of you that want to learn how to top rope belay.We'll be starting from scratch for those of you that have never belayed before. We'll explain what a harness is, how to wear it, how to tie a figure-8, good communication to use whilst climbing and how to belay and lower safely. Also a great way to refresh those skills for those of you that need refreshing in order to pass the Cube Climbing Belay Test.

Adult Beginner Lead Climbing Lesson, $38, 2hrs (number of sessions variable), min 2 ppl
For those of you that are very comfortable on top-rope and want to take it to the next level ready for the outdoor season. We'll teach you how to lead climb and belay safely, how to safely clip, safely fall and how to catch that fall! Number of sessions required dependent upon ability. We recommend more than one session in order to gain sufficient confidence  to lead climb on your own.

Climbing 101, $25 per session, 1 hour, once a week for 3-5 weeks, min 3 ppl
This session will take new and beginner climbers through the entire skill set used by climbers. This includes basic rope skills, technique, belaying, and lead climbing. At the end of the course climbers will be given testing that will allow them to climb in all areas of the Cube Climbing Center. Selkirk students are be given first priority for this program.

Private coaching, $38, 1hr
Private one-on-one, technique coaching.

Rock Transitions Course, $89, one day
The focus of this 1-day course is to convey basic safety standards for outdoor top roping climbing practices and to introduce lead and multi-pitch climbing. Skills covered include; general crag safety, anchor construction, rappelling, basic rope handling, movement skills, lead belaying & intro to multi-pitch climbing. Join this course and safely learn from a professional how to get started and established at your local crag. The course will take place at one of the many local outdoor rock climbing sites in the Nelson & Castlegar area (Slocan Bluffs, Kinnard Bluffs, Koch creek Bluffs, Waterline, etc.) and is provided by our sponsor SUMMIT MOUNTAIN GUIDES.

Rock Rescue Course, $115, one day
This 1 day course is an introduction to improvised rock climbing rescue. Topics include rope ascending, escaping the belay, load transfers, raising and lowering systems along with troubleshooting various scenarios.  Intermediate to advance climbers welcome. Provided by our sponsor SUMMIT MOUNTAIN GUIDES.

All lessons (except Intro for Adults) take place from 6:30-8:30pm when a minimum of 2 people sign up Tuesday - Thursday. 

Booking 2 days ahead recommended. Pay at the front desk to secure your spot. All prices include admission, rentals and instruction.

Wallbuilder and passholder discounts available.