Mountain Extreme offer a great range of climbing opportunities for 7-17 year olds.
The aim of this class is to introduce climbing to children, learn climbing rope-work, appropriate equipment use, learn to communicate and work as a team.
At entry level the classes are accessible to all candidates, recognising their ability to climb safely under supervision.
You can chose from any session Sunday to Thursday at 4pm or Friday and Saturday at 9am.
All classes are delivered by a UK certified Climbing Wall Instructor.
Please note that in line with Covid-19 risk mitigation rules we are not lending any shoes or harnesses.
Juniors will have to bring their own Petzl harness and climbing shoes or acquire them at the gym.
Minimum age is 7 years old
How old do you have to be to enroll?
7 years old is the minimum age for doing this course at Mountain Extreme. If you have doubts if your child is ready you are welcome to speak to one of our instructors to find out more.
Do I need to do anything prior to booking someone onto the course?
Yes. All minors must be registered with us here at the wall prior to commencing this course. This can be done by filling the disclaimer form online and signing the course contract online ( it has to be completed by a parent or legal guardian). Course fees are paid by credit card on the first day of class.
How long does the course run for?
There are 8 sessions of 1hr duration and it is expected that young people will attend every session.
Which equipment does my child need?
Climbing shoes and a harness, please speak to reception regarding children equipment packages and prices.