#2-1485 Welch Street
North Vancouver, BC
V7P 1B5
Phone: 604-984-9080

Climbing Courses

Whether you are a beginner, novice or advanced climber, The Edge Climbing Centre offers a variety of courses and services with your specific needs in mind.

Below is a list of courses we offer. Please call if you have any questions.


Beyond the Basics

Price: $185 + tax

Beyond the Basics is a 5-week long, complete novice climbing course.

It has been designed to provide a more complete introduction to all aspects of Indoor Climbing including: Top-Rope Belay System, Bouldering, Basic Movement Skills, Climbing Terminology, Grading Systems and much more.

This course is scheduled specifically during "closed" hours to allow new climbers to explore and learn in a relaxed, non-threatening environment. Once you've finished this course, you'll know what you need to blend in with the rest of the edge community.

"Beyond the Basics" is taught by some of the Edge's favorite instructors: Bil Westwell and Ayesha Khan. These 2 know their stuff and love to teach!

Note:   Students who have already taken our regular Intro Course can join "Beyond the Basics" for weeks 2 through 5 at a pro-rated cost of $148+Tax.  In the "Special Notes" area on your registration page, indicate the date you took the Intro course.


Course ID Date(s) Times Sign Up Now
#0105Jan 05,Jan 12,Jan 19,Jan 26,Feb 02 7:00pm - 9:00pm
#0122Jan 22,Jan 29,Feb 05,Feb 12,Feb 19 6:30pm - 8:30pm

Introduction to Indoor Climbing

Price: $65.00 + tax

Learn to climb and belay in a safe and controlled environment with A.C.M.G. Certified Gym Instructors. This covers all aspects of the climbing safety system, known as the Top-Rope Belay System. Our most popular course!

This course includes one week of free climbing time after the class! Offer is good for up to 30 days after the completition of the course and does not include gear rental.



Course ID Date(s) Times Sign Up Now
#0117Jan 17 9:00am - 12:00pm
#0124Jan 24 9:00am - 12:00pm

Introduction to Indoor Lead Belaying

Price: $65.00 + tax

This comprehensive 3-hour course covers every aspect of lead belaying and lead climbing. Highly recommended before you move on to outdoor sport climbing.

Please note that it is highly recommended that participants be able to climb the easiest routes on the EP and Scorpion Walls "comfortably" on Top-Rope before taking this course.

Pre-Requisite: PARTICIPANTS MUST HAVE SOLID TOP-ROPE BELAY SKILLS.


  • Phone us for course dates.

The Climb Clinic

Price: Edge pass holders free or $20.00 + GST including day pass for non-members

 

The Climb Clinic is a two hour, drop-in class geared toward beginner to intermediate climbers wanting to refine their technique and push their grade, while enjoying a supportive and social learning environment.
Classes will focus on effective movement aimed at improving endurance, overcoming unnecessary “hulk hauls”, and harnessing personal strengths. Each session will have a different theme so check out our Facebook page to see what is coming up.  
 
Climbers need to have passed their belay test.

  • Phone us for course dates.


Upcoming courses
  Dec 22 Gecko - Christmas Camp 2014
  Dec 22 Spiders - Christmas Camp 2014
  Dec 29 Gecko - Christmas Camp 2014
  Dec 29 Spiders - Christmas Camp 2014
  Jan 03 Geckos
  Jan 05 Beyond the Basics
  Jan 06 Coffee, Climbing & Conditioning with Ean
  Jan 06 Spiders
  Jan 07 Coffee, Climbing & Conditioning with Ean
  Jan 08 Spiders
  Jan 09 Climbing Club
  Jan 22 Beyond the Basics
  Feb 07 Geckos
  Mar 07 Geckos
  Mar 31 Coffee, Climbing & Conditioning with Ean
  Apr 01 Coffee, Climbing & Conditioning with Ean
  Apr 07 Spiders
  Apr 09 Spiders