Kids Climbing at Extreme Edge, Glen Eden

Extreme Edge Glen Eden is the perfect indoor 'playground' for kids of all ages.

With over 30 different creatively themed ClimbZone walls, you can climb anything from an enormous dinosaur skeleton, to a giant beanstalk or even clamber up the sails of a pirate ship!

There's no shortage of fun for kids and adults alike - entertainment for the whole family is what we're about!

We require shoes to be worn when climbing the walls (standard trainers are best) and for your safety, no jewellery such as necklaces or rings is permitted on children under 16years, plus no jerseys with hoodies. Children under 16 years must be actively supervised by an adult. The minimum age for belaying on our Extreme Edge sports climbing walls is 14 years.

Our friendly climbing instructors are always on-hand to assist.

Rock Hoppers Club - Glen Eden

For kids who are bitten by the climbing bug we offer our Rock Hoppers Club. These are scheduled classes teaching a variety of skills and technique required to climb routes of increasing difficulty level. The emphasis is still on fun but it gets more challenging as the kids get better. Our Rock Hoppers sessions are suitable for ages 8 to 16.

Through age-appropriate games, activities and lessons, we teach a range of concepts and techniques including:

  • Safety knowledge
  • Knot tying
  • Communication
  • Belaying
  • Slack lining
  • The 'Big Swing'
  • Equipment knowledge
  • Lead Climbing
  • Route reading
  • Hold identification
  • Footwork
  • Competitions

Places fill up fast, so call us to reserve your space on Phone (09) 818 3038.

2017 CLASSES

Rock Hoppers: (8-18 years old) 
When: Monday 4:30-6pm or Saturday 9:00-10:30am
Total cost: $236 includes all gear, instructor fee and entrance to the gym each lesson for the entire term.

2017 sees the introduction of a new format for our Rock Hoppers classes. Each class is open to climbers 8-18 years old, beginners to advanced climbers. The classes begin with a group warm up before splitting off into smaller tailored groups to work on skills and techniques at an appropriate level for each group. Throughout this course we focus on belay safety skills, climbing proficiency, gear, rope knowledge and training drills all taught in a fun-focused and safe environment. The climbers work towards achieving proficiency certificates throughout the term, giving them a real sense of achievement! As the course progresses students are introduced and encouraged to start lead climbing. 

 

2017 School Terms Hoppers Classes run between
Term 1:  11th February - 9th April
Term 2:  29th April - 3rd July
Term 3:  TBC
Term 4:  TBC
*Class start/finish times are subject to change.

 

Call Extreme Edge Glen Eden today

Phone (09) 818 3038 or Email us now with any request.

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