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Intermediate Classes

Intermediate Technique & Movement Course: Two-week course - 1.5 hour class/ One day a week/ 2 weeks - Maximum of 6

Learn to move beyond your limits with this intermediate rock climbing course. Defy gravity focusing on body positioning, conserving strength, and visualizing your sequence to the top. Prerequisite: Belay certification. Equipment is provided.

What you will learn:

  • How to safely spot a climber when bouldering. It's a team sport.
  • Weight shift and resting techniques to conserve strength.
  • Proper footwork including foot matching, smearing and more.
  • Types of hand holds and how to position your body for maximum reach.
  • Visualization of a climbing sequence.
  • Strength training principles to improve power and endurance.

Students: $15
Members: $20
Community: $25

Session Information

For up-to-date sessions, visit the Climbing Wall Calendar. Sessions are also posted outside of the Climbing Wall. Note: classes may be cancelled due to holidays, weather, etc. All cancellations will be posted in advance.

Cancellation Policy

Classes are non-refundable.

For more information, contact Climbing Wall and Experiential Learning Program at or 215-571-3778.