Pre-teen girl doing a belay climb on the Pinnacle at BPRC

Climbing Classes

Youth Climbing Classes (4 to 12 Years)

Sign up to conquer the pinnacle at the Buchanan Park Rec Center (BPRC). During this class, children will learn the right place to climb as well as safety techniques associated with climbing. Fees are per week. Note: Students attending climbing classes must wear sturdy closed-toe shoes. Crocs, sandals, and skirts are not allowed on the wall at any time.

To register and view complete schedules, use our registration links:

Climbing Teams

Pre-Climbing Team (8 to 17 Years)

Join the youth climbing team to learn how to improve your climbing technique as well as basic knots for climbing and how to belay properly, all in a fun, no pressure atmosphere! Please note that only the competitive team competes. Pre-climbing team does not compete!

Competitive Climbing Team (8 to 19 Years)

Interested in trying your climbing skills in a competitive environment? Join the competitive climbing team and take your climbing to new heights! The team will participate in competitions throughout Colorado. Transportation to competitions will be the responsibility of the parents (carpooling recommended). 

To register and view a complete schedule, use our registration link:

Adaptive Climbing


For people 5 years and up with intellectual and physical disabilities, our trained climbing wall instructors will help participants reach new heights with Adaptive Climbing Wall sessions.