Youth Programs

Climbing Team

Rocksport offers 3 levels of youth climbing teams, designed to provide age/body specific experiences, instruction, and fun for our young climbers. We have both competitive and noncompetitive members and provide a variety of opportunities for personal choice, challenges, and goal-setting. Team members will receive a month membership, a 10% discount on gear retail, and have a specified number of organized practices with our experienced and knowledgeable team coaches. Extended hours for members (weekdays 9 - noon) are available for both Old and New School members.

Pebble Crushers - ages 5-7:
Pebble Crushers meet once or twice a week focusing on basic climbing technique, games, skill building, and fun! A great introduction to climbing indoors and transitioning to outdoors. Rentals are included in monthly fee.

  • Pebble Crushers 1 Month Membership: 1 practice/week $80, 2 practices/week $120
New School (ages 8-12) | Old School (ages 13-18):

Old and New School Climbers practice twice a week and focus on climbing technique, rope skills, strength/endurance, team building, goal setting, training games, and fun! A great introduction to climbing indoors and transitioning to outdoors. Old and New School members receive individualized instruction that is appropriate for both new and more experienced young climbers.

  • New and Old School 1 Month Membership: $120, $140 (with rentals)

Youth groups, scouts, sports teams, etc.

Rocksport offers group rates for stand-alone experiences and progressive programs for any group. Rocksport can also provide physical education programs for home-schooled children.

Summer Camps

We offer several different summer camp experiences for children in the area through the Queensbury Parks & Recreation Department.

Rock Climbing Team - Queensbury NY

"Rocksport has given my daughter not only physical strength and flexibility but confidence and self assurance not often seen in an 11 year old. It is a phenomenal facility and program."

— Patti M.