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

  • 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
  • @pmwhitlock and @appalachiacominatya out scoping big blocks in WNC. #climbasheville #bouldering #climbing #828isgreat
  • After a week of solid renovation and a couple nights of heavy setting we are officially back open for business! Come check it out. #climbasheville #climbmax #828isgreat #bouldering #climbing
  • Need your first pair of shoes or looking to save the rubber on your lucky shoes for epic days on rock? Our entire stock of @evolvusa Defy and Elektra are 25% off! #climbasheville #climbmax #evolv #828isgreat #climbing #bouldering #shopsmall #keepitlocal
  • For the month of December all Butora will be an introductory 10% off! #climbasheville #butorausa #naturalchoiceforeveryclimber
  • From now until December 26th Friction Labs is 20% off MSRP! The ideal stocking stuffer for the climber in your life. #frictionlabs #merrycrimpmas #bouldering #climbing #climbasheville
  • We just got our first shipment of @climbbutora Acros! Stop by the shop and try your pair now. #climbasheville #butora #SMAC #climbmax #bouldering #828isgreat #shoplocal
  • Climbmax coach @rohwederkm making hero moves at the DWS wall at USNWC. Thanks to @usnwc for throwing a great competition and being so accommodating. #usaclimbing #usnwc #dws #butora

See Us On Instagram!

Like Us on Facebook

Brand new sets on the Turret and the Top Out Boulder. Happy Tuesday! ... See MoreSee Less

View on Facebook

Another reminder that the Smoky Mountain Adventure Center will be closing at 4pm this coming Friday!

Our recently renovated downtown location will maintain normal hours. Check out our awesome new bouldering terrain!
... See MoreSee Less

View on Facebook

Hey Asheville climbers!

The Smoky Mountain Adventure Center will be closing at 3pm on St. Patrick's Day (3/17/17). Truly sorry for any inconvenience.

Our downtown location will remain open for normal hours.
... See MoreSee Less

View on Facebook