Intro to Climbing

If you want to climb but don't know how to start, our Intro to Climbing class is a great way to get acquainted to the sport of rock climbing. The Intro to Climbing class is an especially designed 90 minute class to fill your brain with everything you need to know to get started climbing at Top Out.

Topics that will be covered include, but are not limited to: Proper gear usage, types of climbing, rating systems, safety, gym etiquette, basic movement skills and climbing vocabulary.

Classes are offered:
Monday & Friday: 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Saturday: 11:00am - 12:30pm
Sunday: 5:00pm - 6:30pm

Out of respect to the other students, climbers must arrive within the first 10 minutes of class time to participate.

*We do not offer belay or knot tying instructions in this class. Also, all participants must be 12 years of age or older. Classes are held Friday, Saturday, Sunday & Monday and may have up to 8 students per class. Reservations are recommended. Classes tend to fill up!

Benefits to Attending 

All rental gear and a one week trial membership is included in the cost of the class.
Sign up for an annual or six month membership within a week of the class to receive $40 off membership fees!
Sign up for a month-to-month membership and we will waive the initiation fee!

Recreational Youth Climbing Team

This club is designed for kids who are new to climbing, and are interested in climbing in a social and stimulating environment.  Practices are casual, and kids will receive basic climbing instruction from experienced coaches. 
Kids will also have a blast playing various climbing and teamwork style games. 

The first club meeting is free for the first practice, but participants must have climbed at the facility at least once prior.

Ages 8 to 13
Includes a full gym membership.
The first meeting is free for newcomers!

Cost: $95/month
Meetings: Mondays at 4:30pm to 6:30pm or Tuesday at 1:30pm to 3:30pm


This team is perfect for the intermediate to advanced youth climber who is serious about improving their climbing abilities.

This team practices with an elite level coach in a structured training environment. The class focuses on advanced climbing technique, mental preparation, cross-training, and overall physical fitness. 

Tryouts are required. Participation in competitions are recommended, but not required. 

Participants must be approved by the head coach.

Ages 8 to 15
Includes a full gym membership.
Team members will receive coaching and discounts on gear.

Cost: $165/month
Meetings: Mondays & Wednesdays at 5:00pm to 7:00pm.

Intermediate Competition Team

The intermediate climbing team is a great class to introduce kids to formal climbing specific training.  

It will focus on beginning to intermediate climbing technique, goal setting, and problem solving. This class is great for kids who want to improve their climbing in a structured environment.  Kids will receive hands on individual coaching in a less intense atmosphere than our competition teams. 

Tryouts are required and a willingness to listen and learn is crucial.

Ages 8 to 15
Includes full gym membership.
Team members will receive coaching and discounts on gear.

Cost: $130/month
Meetings: Tuesdays & Thursdays: 3:30pm to 5:00pm.


Top Out is on the hunt for dedicated youth climbers to join our premier competition team. This team will practice with an elite level coach to represent Top Out and prepare for local, regional, and national level climbing competitions. 

The premier climbing team is designed to hone in on each climber’s unique skills as well as prepare mentally for a competitive environment. This is a physically demanding, intense training program for young climbers to succeed in competitions. 

Tryouts are required for all participants.

Ages 10 to 17
Includes a full gym membership.
Team members will receive coaching and discounts on gear.

Cost: $195/month
Meetings: Mondays & Wednesdays at 4:00pm to 6:30pm.