Youth Climbing Wall Activities

Toon Busters (Fall 2017)

This course is designed to give participants a basic introduction to the sport of indoor rock climbing. The goal of this club is to develop participant's interest in climbing through instruction, games, competition, and social activities.

  • When: Saturday mornings from 9am-10:30am (specific program dates below)
  • Who: Anyone aged 7-14
  • Where: Climbing Wall inside the NMU PEIF Rec Area.
  • Cost: $60; (min. 5 participants must be signed up for program to run, max of 15)
    • Fee includes access to climbing wall during Friday night Kids Climb during the program dates only. 
  • How to register: Pre-registration required. Call 906-227-2519 or stop by PEIF 126 to fill out a registration form during business hours (Mon-Fri, 8am-5pm).

Dates for Fall 2017

  • September 16, 23, 30
  • October 7, 14, 21, 28

Vertical Pursuits Climbing Club (New for Fall 2017)

This course is designed to give participants a more advanced understanding and experience the sport of indoor rock climbing.

  • When: Saturdays from 11am-12:30pm (specific program dates below)
  • Who: Anyone aged 13-17
  • Where: Climbing Wall inside the NMU PEIF Rec Area.
  • Cost: $60; (min. 5 participants must be signed up for program to run, max of 15)
    • Fee includes access to climbing wall during Friday night Kids Climb during the program dates only. 
  • How to register: Pre-registration required. Call 906-227-2519 or stop by PEIF 126 to fill out a registration form during business hours (Mon-Fri, 8am-5pm).

Dates for Fall 2017

  • September 16, 23, 30
  • October 7, 14, 21, 28

Kids Climb

This time on the rock wall is a family friendly atmosphere for children to come explore the sport of climbing. 
Initiative games and activities will be run.

Fridays 6 - 9 p.m.*
*Fall semester Kids Climb will begin on Friday, Sept. 1st. The last day of Kids Climb for the Fall semester is Dec. 15th.


Youth are welcome to attend open climb. For a list of climbing wall hours, click here.

For more information, e-mail recsport@nmu.edu or call 906-227-2519. 


NMU Rec Sports
recsport@nmu.edu
906-227-2519

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