Climbing

Our programs cater to people of all climbing abilities, from novice to high-performance athletes.

We are driven by a passion for climbing and a commitment to promoting the benefits of climbing as a lifestyle. Our Association of Canadian Mountain Guides (ACMG) Certified Climbing Gym Instructors are experts in everything from basic bouldering to high-wall belaying and lead climbing.

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*Member pricing applies to the following membership types: Van Vliet Complex, Saville Community Sports Centre, Wilson Climbing Centre, and ACC/CGI


Adult Climbing Programs (Age 14+)

Recreation Guide Fall 2020 Adult Climbing Programs  - Please visit www.activityreg.ualberta.ca for more information.

Adult Climbing Programs: U Belay, U Lead, U Train, U Upgrade, Women on Walls

Days / Times Dates Class Type Code Location Cost
U Belay (Age 14+)
Wed 6:15 - 8:15 PM Sept 9 U Belay 11492 Wilson Climbing Centre

U of A Student $30.00
U of A Staff / Alumni $50.00
Member* $52.00
Public $55.00

Wed 6:15 - 8:15 PM Sept 16 U Belay 11493 Wilson Climbing Centre

U of A Student $30.00
U of A Staff / Alumni $50.00
Member* $52.00
Public $55.00

Wed 6:15 - 8:15 PM Sept 23 U Belay 11494 Wilson Climbing Centre

U of A Student $30.00
U of A Staff / Alumni $50.00
Member* $52.00
Public $55.00

Wed 6:15 - 8:15 PM Sept 30 U Belay 11495 Wilson Climbing Centre

U of A Student $30.00
U of A Staff / Alumni $50.00
Member* $52.00
Public $55.00

Wed 6:15 - 8:15 PM Oct 7 U Belay 11496 Wilson Climbing Centre

U of A Student $30.00
U of A Staff / Alumni $50.00
Member* $52.00
Public $55.00

Wed 6:15 - 8:15 PM Oct 14 U Belay 11497 Wilson Climbing Centre

U of A Student $30.00
U of A Staff / Alumni $50.00
Member* $52.00
Public $55.00

Wed 6:15 - 8:15 PM Oct 21 U Belay 11498 Wilson Climbing Centre

U of A Student $30.00
U of A Staff / Alumni $50.00
Member* $52.00
Public $55.00

Wed 6:15 - 8:15 PM Oct 28 U Belay 11499 Wilson Climbing Centre

U of A Student $30.00
U of A Staff / Alumni $50.00
Member* $52.00
Public $55.00

Wed 6:15 - 8:15 PM Nov 4 U Belay 11500 Wilson Climbing Centre

U of A Student $30.00
U of A Staff / Alumni $50.00
Member* $52.00
Public $55.00

Wed 6:15 - 8:15 PM Nov 18 U Belay 11501 Wilson Climbing Centre

U of A Student $30.00
U of A Staff / Alumni $50.00
Member* $52.00
Public $55.00

Wed 6:15 - 8:15 PM Nov 25 U Belay 11502 Wilson Climbing Centre

U of A Student $30.00
U of A Staff / Alumni $50.00
Member* $52.00
Public $55.00

U Lead** (Age 14+)
Mon 6:15 - 8:45 PM Sept 14 - 21 U Lead 11504 Wilson Climbing Centre

U of A Student $125.00
U of A Staff / Alumni $135.00
Member* $140.00
Public $150.00

Mon 6:15 - 8:45 PM Sept 28 - Oct 5 U Lead 11505 Wilson Climbing Centre

U of A Student $125.00
U of A Staff / Alumni $135.00
Member* $140.00
Public $150.00

Mon 6:15 - 8:45 PM Oct 19 - 26 U Lead 11506 Wilson Climbing Centre

U of A Student $125.00
U of A Staff / Alumni $135.00
Member* $140.00
Public $150.00

Mon 6:15 - 8:45 PM Nov 2 - 9 U Lead 11507 Wilson Climbing Centre

U of A Student $125.00
U of A Staff / Alumni $135.00
Member* $140.00
Public $150.00

Mon 6:15 - 8:45 PM Nov 16 - 23 U Lead 11508 Wilson Climbing Centre

U of A Student $125.00
U of A Staff / Alumni $135.00
Member* $140.00
Public $150.00

U Train** (Age 14+)
Tue & Thu 6:15 - 8:15 PM Sept 8 - Nov 26 U Train 11510 Wilson Climbing Centre

U of A Student $600.00
U of A Staff / Alumni $648.00
Member* $672.00
Public $720.00

U Upgrade** (Age 16+)
Mon, Wed, & Fri 6:45 - 8:45 AM Sept 9 - Nov 27 U Upgrade 11512 Wilson Climbing Centre

U of A Student $825.00
U of A Staff / Alumni $891.00
Member* $924.00
Public $990.00

Women on Walls (Age 14+)
Fri 6:15 - 8:15 PM Sept 11 - Nov 27 Women on Walls 11513 Wilson Climbing Centre

U of A Student $300.00
U of A Staff / Alumni $324.00
Member* $336.00
Public $360.00


Youth Climbing Programs

Recreation Guide Fall 2020 Youth Climbing Programs  - Please visit www.activityreg.ualberta.ca for more information.

Youth Climbing Programs: Youth Club Programs, Youth Competitive Team, Youth Development Team (A, B, C, D)

Days / Times Dates Class Type Code Location Cost
Youth Club Programs
Sat 8:30 - 10:00 AM Sept 12 - Nov 28 Youth Club - FUNdamentals (6-9 years) 11515 Wilson Climbing Centre Public $264.00
Sat 10:15 - 11:45 AM Sept 12 - Nov 28 Youth Club - Learn 2 Climb (8-12 years) 11516 Wilson Climbing Centre Public $264.00
Youth Competitive Team**
Mon 5:00 - 7:00 PM
Tue & Thu 4:00 - 6:00 PM
Sat 8:15 - 11:45 AM
Sept 1 - Dec 22 Youth Competitive Team (11-18 years) 11523 South Campus -Sport Performance Centre (Mon)
Wilson Climbing Centre (Tue, Thu & Sat)
Public $2,205.00
Mon 5:00 - 7:00 PM
Tue & Thu 4:00 - 6:00 PM
Sat 8:15 - 11:45 AM
Sept 1 - Dec 22 Youth Competitive Team + Kit (11-18 Years) 11525 South Campus -Sport Performance Centre (Mon)
Wilson Climbing Centre (Tue, Thu & Sat)
Public $2,436.21
Youth Development Team**
Sun 9:45 - 11:45 AM
Tue & Thu 4:00 - 6:00 PM
Sept 8 - Nov 29 Youth Development - Team A (10-18 years) 11517 Wilson Climbing Centre Public $900.00
Mon & Wed 4:00 - 6:00 PM
Sat 12:00 - 2:00 PM
Sept 9 - Nov 28 Youth Development - Team B (10-18 years) 11518 Wilson Climbing Centre Public $825.00
Sun 12:00 - 2:00 PM
Fri 4:00 - 6:00 PM
Sept 11 - Nov 29 Youth Development - Team C (9-14 years) 11520 Wilson Climbing Centre Public $600.00
Sun 9:45 - 11:45 AM Sept 13 - Nov 29 Youth Development - Team D (9-14 years) 11521 Wilson Climbing Centre Public $300.00

**Program has a prerequisite(s)