Grand Valley Climbing

BEFORE YOU CLIMB

  • All climbers and spectators must have a current GVC Release of Liability Form (waiver) on file to enter any climbing area.
    • If the climber is under 18 years of age, the waiver must be signed by a parent or legal guardian.
    • This waiver will be kept on file for one year.
  • All climbers must complete a Gym Orientation with GVC staff before granted access to any climbing area.
    • This orientation is mandatory and will include an introduction to all of our climbing area, climbing systems, facility rules and policies.
    • This orientation normally lasts 5-10 minutes and will be kept on file with staff for one year.

GROUP CLIMBING EVENTS

Grand Valley Group Climbing Events incorporate 2 hours of climbing mixed in with education, self-confidence boosting, strength training, and stamina building. These events are geared towards any type of group. Youth sports teams, businesses, church groups, scout groups, or maybe just a group of friends looking to try something new. Group Climbing Events must be scheduled at least 2 weeks in advance.

Includes:

  • Harnesses and Gym Orientation for all event participants
  • 2 hours of total event time
  • Event Host that will orient the event participants and oversee all climbing activities
  • Party room
  • Day pass for all event participants to continue using the facility after the event is complete

What to Bring

  • Comfortable and athletic clothing
  • Sneakers (other shoes not allowed)
  • shoes $3 per shoe/ group rate

Cost

  • $50 deposit – covers room, rentals, and hosts
  • Climbers: $18  each – includes harness per person
  • minimum of 5 participants
  • shoes $3 per shoe/ group rate

LOCK-INS

Reserve the whole gym just for your group by scheduling a full or half night lock-in. Guided by our Climbing Wall Instructors, your group can climb all night or choose to participate in any of the gyms offered event activities such as our team building events. Full night events are 10 pm – 7 am and require at least 10 participants.

Includes

  • Gym Orientation for all participants
  • Harness
  • Up to 9 hours of total gym reservation
  • Full use of the Party room
  • At Least 2 Event Hosts that will act as guides and will lead and operate all lock-in activities

What to Bring

  • Comfortable and athletic clothing
  • Sneakers (other shoes not allowed)
  • $3/shoe at group rate

Cost

  • Full night: $35 / Climber – Minimum 10 climbers required
  • Half night: $25 / Climber – Minimum 10 climbers required

MERIT BADGE CLASSES

Grand Valley Climbing is the only climbing gym in the western slope that offers BSA Climbing Merit Badge Instruction and Certification from BSA certified instructors. The classes run for 3 hours and can be scheduled anytime throughout the week or can be added to a lock-in with a change in rate. Please attempt to schedule these 2 weeks in advance.

Includes

  • Gym Orientation for all participants
  • Harness
  • Complete training and climbing merit badge certification by BSA Certified climbing merit badge instructors
  • At least 2 BSA certified climbing merit badge instructors that will act as guides and will lead and operate all
  • Instructional activities and certification

What to Bring

  • Comfortable and athletic clothing
  • Sneakers (other shoes not allowed)
  • Climbing shoes are $3/ shoe group rate

Cost

merit badge: $15 / person – Minimum 10 Participants Required

TEAM-BUILDING EVENTS

Grand Valley Climbing Team Building Events are a great way to create stronger bonds within groups of all types. These events are professionally operated by well-trained staff and allow your group to bond while learning something new and having a great time. GVC team building events are customizable and will be geared toward your specific group. These usually incorporate ice-breaking games, trust-building activities, cooperative games, and exercises that involve expert listening skills that incorporate trust in your team.

All groups are welcome!
Sports teams, businesses, church groups, and clubs are common teams interested in our unique team-building experience.

Includes

  •  Gym Orientation for all participants
  • Harness
  • Up to 3 guided team building scenarios
  • 1-3 hour of climbing
  • At least 2 Event Hosts that will act as guides and will lead and operate all team building activities

What to Bring

  • Comfortable and athletic clothing
  • Sneakers (other shoes not allowed)
  • sneakers $3 per shoe/ group rate

Cost

  • Climbers: $18 – includes harnesses
  • minimum of 5 participants 

D51 Climbing Groups

Grand Valley Group Climbing D51 groups incorporate 2 hours of climbing mixed in with education, self-confidence boosting, strength training, and stamina building. Group Climbing Events must be scheduled at least 2 weeks in advance.
Includes:

  • Harnesses and Gym Orientation for all event participants
  • 2 hours of total event time
  • Event Host that will orient the event participants and oversee all climbing activities
  • Party room and party supplies available for extra charge (tables, chairs, table settings, refrigerator, sink)
  • Day pass for all event participants to continue using the facility after the event is complete

What to Bring

  • Comfortable and athletic clothing
  • Sneakers (other shoes not allowed)
  • shoes $3 per shoe/ group rate

Cost

  • $50 deposit –covers room, rentals, and hosts
  • Climbers: $12 each – includes harness per person
  • minimum of 5 participants
  • shoes $3 per shoe/ group rate

Meeting Room

Grand Valley Climbing would love to offer you our party room to use for meetings. We charge $50.00 an hour for our meeting room.

ALSO;

If you would like to host your own group without a host and involve climbing you may. GVC events are customizable and will be geared toward your specific group. All groups are welcome!

Includes

  • Gym Orientation for all participants
  • Harness
  • however many hours of climbing you choose

What to Bring

  • Comfortable and athletic clothing
  • Sneakers (other shoes not allowed)
  • sneakers $3 per shoe/ group rate

Cost

  • Climbers: $18 – includes harnesses
  • minimum of 5 participants



please email us to reserve our meeting room or to reserve our meeting room with your own group without a host