#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: $195.00 + 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.

Once you've finished this course, you'll know what you need to blend in with the rest of the edge community.

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.

  • Phone us for course dates.

Introduction to Indoor Climbing

Price: $69.00 + 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
#1214Dec 14 6:00pm - 9:00pm
#1217Dec 17 5:30pm - 8:30pm
#1221Dec 21 6:00pm - 9:00pm

Introduction to Indoor Lead Belaying

Price: $69.00 + 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 and have belayed top rope for a minimum of six months.

  • Phone us for course dates.

Crack Climbing Technique - with instructor TBA

Price: non-members $40.00 + GST / Edge members $30.00 + GST

Please be advised the Will Stanhope has taken a job overseas and will not be able to teach this class. He is looking for an ACMG replacement and we will annouce the instructor as soon as we know.


Edge staff

  • Phone us for course dates.

Upcoming courses
  Dec 26 Spiders - Christmas Camp 2017
  Dec 26 Geckos - Christmas Camp 2017
  Jan 02 Geckos - Christmas Camp 2017
  Jan 02 Spiders - Christmas Camp 2017
  Jan 05 Spiders
  Jan 05 Climb Club
  Jan 06 Geckos
  Jan 06 Geckos
  Jan 09 Coffee, Climbing & Conditioning with Ean
  Jan 09 Spiders
  Jan 10 Coffee, Climbing & Conditioning with Ean
  Jan 11 Spiders
  Jan 17 Climb Club Junior
  Feb 10 Geckos
  Feb 10 Geckos
  Mar 20 Geckos Spring Break Camp 2018
  Mar 20 Spiders Spring Break Camp 2018
  Mar 27 Geckos Spring Break Camp 2018
  Mar 27 Spiders Spring Break Camp 2018
  Apr 03 Coffee, Climbing & Conditioning with Ean