Groups

EMPOWER – TRUST – ADVANCE

climbing guideGroup climbing is a powerful tool to bring a group together and enhance group dynamics, it is a lot of FUN as well!
For over 21 years Climbmax Climbing has successfully hosted and facilitated a wide variety of climbing groups. We offer a healthy and positive experience and help groups effectively meet their goals. We work with a wide range of groups, and specialize in working with corporate groups, retreat groups, boy and girl scout troops, school groups, churches and mentoring programs. Refer to this link for more information about birthday parties!

 

WANT TO RESERVE A GROUP?

Please call 828 252 9996 or send us a group inquiry (see button above) to get started designing a program that will meet the goals of your group and fit its budget as well.
For groups who want to use our facilities on a regular basis, a group membership affords a group our best rates (even more discounted from the prices below) and preferred scheduling. Billing is available to group members for all visits and services. Membership rates are extended to group staff on their individual visits.

All participants must have a pdfClimbmax2017-Indoor-ParticipationAgreement filled out prior to indoor climbing.

OPTIONS FOR GROUPS

(all group rates start at six participants, there are additional discounts for groups of 15+)

girl child on wallOption # 1 – Bouldering (No instruction) is unroped climbing below our established bouldering line (8’ – 12’).  Participants experience the thrill of climbing year round in a weather proof environment.  Each participant can climb in the bouldering cave & on the climbing walls up to the bouldering line (8’ – 12’).  This is a good opportunity for participants to challenge themselves, hone their climbing skills, & have fun without going into roped climbing. This is a great option for first-timers, rainy day fun activities, & young children.          
$ 9.00 / person

Option # 2 – Bouldering with instruction.  Includes the same use of the indoor facility as above, with personalized training & instruction from  our skilled staff  in more advanced techniques such as dynamic movement, grip techniques and problem solving.  
$ 13.50 / person

STAFF BELAY

Option # 3Staff Belay and Bouldering. Our most popular option, this choice is perfect for birthday parties and special events, and for people who want to try roped climbing.  Each participant will have the opportunity to work one-on-one with a climbing instructor, learn basic belay commands and techniques, as well as bouldering basics.  Climbers may try any of our walls. Harnesses are included.
$20.00 / person.

INSTRUCTION

guided climbingOption #4 – Instruction in Climbing Basics.  Rope handling basics, belay techniques, knot tying, and climbing safety are the highlights of this program.  Participants will be taught to belay each other with supervision, and will  gain a better understanding of the sport of indoor climbing.  The ultimate goal of this option is group independence for future visits.  Harnesses are provided.

$30.00 / person

Option #5 – Full Climbing Instruction.  This advanced program offers our most complete instruction in roped climbing.  Participants will receive in-depth training in rope handling techniques, rappelling, and safety.   Weather permitting, most of this program will be offered on our 40 foot outside wall.  
$35.00 / person

NO INSTRUCTION

Option #6 – Bouldering & Roped Climbing – No Instruction.  This  works well for groups who are already proficient in belay technique and climbing safety.  The group functions independently after demonstrating ability to meet ClimbMax’s established procedures and safety standards. ALL BELAYER SUBJECT TO A BELAY TEST
$12.00 / person

GROUP RENTALS

shoes – $3.00 /pr         Harness – $3.00 harness       Lead-rope – $5.00       belay device – $2.00         chalk bag – $2.00

Group Inquiry Form

  • :
  • :

E-Newsletter Signup

Signup to receive updates on our latest new, special offers and upcoming events!

  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.

Follow Our Instagram

  • It has begun! #renovation #climbing #sportclimbing #walltopia
  • Looking for some place to hang around today? We have the @enohammocks ENOpod set up! New boulders, new routes, and new smoothies! Summer time in full effect.
  • Brand new top ropes! #climbing #climblocal #828isgreat
  • Big thank you to @ascentstudio for hosting a great get together. #climbingwallassociation #climbing
  • Climbing Wall Association Summit and Element Climbing's 🌈 booth. #cwa2017 #routesetting #climbing
  • Brand new chalkpots from Earthsports in the pro shop! These are made in house and are the most bomb proof chalk receptacle you'll ever own. #golocal #828isgreat #bouldering #climbing #theshining #climblocal
  • Old school and the new school. Huge thanks to @sublimeclimbing for designing and producing such a beautiful and effective tool. We are incredibly excited to be stocking their product in our pro shop. #bouldering #climbing #climbasheville #climbmax #primo
  • Super fresh set at the downtown location. Top out boulder and the newly improved Turret have been cleaned up and are ready. Come on down and storm the castle! #climbing #bouldering #climbasheville #828isgreat #climbon #heelhook
  • Easy like Sunday morning. #climbasheville #climbmax #828isgreat #sport #climbing

See Us On Instagram!

Like Us on Facebook

A note to our customers. We want to thank ALL of you for your support these last few days as Climbmax Climbing was undergoing yet another amazing expansion at our River Arts location. I know that it may have been frustrating not knowing all the details but unfortunately we were only able to release the information as we got it. From the actual start date to the actual finish date of construction ... we really did not have great insight provided to us from the wall company. SOOOOOOO THANK YOU for your patience and support ... We hope you all liked all of the time our route setters put into the Downtown location to build those excellent routes .... for YOU .... and hope you will frequently return there.
Lastly, a BIG shout out to my amazing staff .... they all worked SO hard to make a cleaner, more beautiful, more climbable, AND more excellent place for our customers. We know you will love it ! (as well as the new surprises still to come !)
Please know that Climbmax Climbing is a community based and locally owned gym .... this means ... That we .... I ... try daily to offer the very best service and facility for you ... our customers, as possible. THANK YOU ALL FOR YOUR SUPPORT ! Stuart
... See MoreSee Less

View on Facebook

Climbmax Climbing shared Smoky Mountain Adventure Center's photo. ... See MoreSee Less

Finish line is in sight! Pushing hard for a midweek open. Keep your eyes peeled for more information soon.

View on Facebook

Climbmax is open until 8PM tonight. Come get a session in with us! ... See MoreSee Less

View on Facebook

Downtown Climbmax is open at 10AM today! Come on by ... See MoreSee Less

View on Facebook