Top Rope and Sport Lead Climbing Class

It’s time to take your climbing to the next level with our itermediate to advance classes!


Learn everything you need to get started climbing and earn your belay certification.* We’ll cover harnesses, knots, belaying (controlling the rope for a climber), and get you climbing routes.

*You must come back to take your belay test on your next visit.



This class is designed to teach teens how to belay, clip in on Auto-belays, climbing safety techniques, basic movement techniques, bouldering and much more. Once a participant has successfully passed this class they can visit The Edge without adult supervision, will gain a belay certification (with provisions), and may clip themselves in and out of the Auto-belays (if under 14).



Two 3-hour sessions. Prereqs: Must be toprope certified at The Edge and able to onsight 5.10 and been climbing for at least six months.

Get your introduction to the exciting world of indoor lead climbing! This comprehensive class is taught in two 3-hour sessions. You’ll learn stances, clipping, dynamic lead belaying, including feeding out rope and catching falls, and finally, taking the whip!

This class can be failed, as lead climbing is considerably more dangerous than Top Roping. Classes by appointment only


A Signed Waiver is Required For Everyone to Enter The Climbing Area. Parent / Guardian Must sign for Kids who are Under 18 and send a Photocopy of Drivers License if not accompanying their child.