YOUTH PROGRAMS AT SBP

For youth ages 4-18, we offer experiential learning that aims to create a love of movement, solid climbing skills and enough comfort, community and fun that youth can take on the challenges and joys that climbing (and life!) offers.


Camps, Groups and Birthdays:



Academic Calendar Youth Programs:




Academic Calendar Youth Programs


Tiny Tots (Ages 3-4)

To help our youngest climbers build comfort on the walls, this fun and engaging class will have a theme and a challenge each week for child and their grownup to solve together. If your little one likes dinosaurs, undersea adventures, zoo animals and outer space, and if you're looking for ways to support and bond with your growing wiggly athlete, then this is a class for you!

Click here for more info and to register for Tiny Tots

For questions, email programs@seattleboulderingproject.com



Tots (Ages 5-6)

Our Tots Programs offer guided climbing time for our youngest climbers. Each participant will be guided to explore the world of bouldering through fun climbing games and basic instruction. Offered at chill times in the gym, our Tots Programs instructors aim to bring support and encouragement to help each climber build confidence as they explore bouldering.

School Year Climbing:
10-week sessions, choose between Saturdays and Sundays, 8-9am
Click here for more info and to register for School Year Tots Programs

For questions, email programs@seattleboulderingproject.com



Kids Program (Ages 7-9)

The SBP Kids Program offers a fun, creative, and supportive atmosphere that promotes a love of climbing and exercise. Enthusiastic SBP staff will guide climbers through a youth-driven exploration of climbing fundamentals—helping young boulderers develop confidence, trust, and social skills. Kids Program focuses on group encouragement and support in an active environment.

School Year Climbing:
10 weekly sessions over 10 weeks.
Click here for more info and to register for School Year Kids Programs

For questions, email programs@seattleboulderingproject.com



Youth Program (Ages 10-12)

The SBP Youth Program is designed for the budding young climber seeking more climbing experience. Specific games and activities are tailored to the group's unique strengths and abilities, ensuring positive climbing experiences for all involved. With more structured lessons and two days of climbing per week, the SBP Youth Program engages climbers through challenges and activities that promote technique, strength, and balance.

School Year Climbing:
20 weekly sessions over 10 weeks.
Click here for more info and to register for School Year Youth Programs

For questions, email programs@seattleboulderingproject.com



Junior Program (Ages 12+)

Our Juniors Programs offer a collaborative environment for teen climbers to explore more nuanced bouldering technique, identify and work towards goals, and continue to develop their strength, balance, coordination and skill. Instructors will focus on the individual needs of each climber while building a supportive group atmosphere to build community and love for movement.

Many schools award PE credits for Junior Program participation—please speak with your PE Department and the SBP to coordinate.

School Year Climbing:
20 weekly sessions over 10 weeks.
Click here for more info and to register for School Year Juniors Programs

For questions, email programs@seattleboulderingproject.com



Seattle Climbing Team (Ages 8-18)

The Seattle Climbing Team welcomes youth of all skill levels looking to challenge themselves in a competitive climbing format. The physical and mental obstacles of competitive climbing provide opportunities for leadership development, problem solving, positive self-motivation and the progression of climbing skills. Coaches support each individual in their unique development as a climber, while fostering a safe and supportive team environment. Team members will participate in a number of local bouldering competitions with the opportunity to progress to regional and national competitions.

Many schools award PE credits for Team participation—please speak with your PE Department and SBP to coordinate.

For more information about the Seattle Climbing Team, including costs and specific competition dates, contact Head Coach Katie Griffith: sct@seattleboulderingproject.com


YEAR-ROUND PROGRAMS


SBP Summer Camps 2019 (Ages 6-12)

Monday — Thursday
9:00am — 2:00pm

What's in a week of summer climbing camp? Climbing, obstacle courses, more climbing, silly games, relay races and more climbing! Kids ages 6-12, we invite you to four days full of climbing games and activities that help you build technique and strength while having an amazing amount of fun with other climbers. Come with your friends or make new ones here throughout the week! Camp will be divided into groups by age and ability, creating a supportive environment for all participants.

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER



Birthday Parties

Celebrate your climber's next birthday with a party full of climbing! With activities ranging from climbing instruction to team challenges and bouldering games, our enthusiastic staff will facilitate your 2-hour climb and celebration time in our private party room. Our parties are best for climbers age 4-10 years.

AVAILABILITY

Saturday
10:00am – 12:00pm
2:00 – 4:00pm

Sunday
10:00am – 12:00pm
2:00 – 4:00pm

CLICK HERE FOR DETAILS AND REGISTRATION INFORMATION



Scheduled Groups

For information about scheduling your group, including discounted rates and scheduling options, please contact Jess Villarreal: groups@seattleboulderingproject.com

Groups of six or more must be scheduled in advance.



Homeschool Kids Program (Ages 7-10)

For our climbers who have availability during the day, we offer a weekly daytime bouldering program to help young boulderers develop confidence, trust, and teamwork. In a fun and supportive atmosphere, engaging SBP coaches will guide climbers through a youth-driven exploration of climbing fundamentals and activities to promote a love of climbing and movement. We currently offer a 4-week season each month for 7-10 year old climbers, and are open to expanding to other age groups as climbers are interested.

CLICK HERE FOR DETAILS AND REGISTRATION INFORMATION



Junior Training Camps (Ages 12+)

Work hard, play hard! Our Junior Training Camps are for teens wanting to boost their strength, balance, coordination and skill by training over the summer. Skilled and enthusiastic SBP coaches will tailor the week's curriculum to individuals' needs and desires while building a supportive group atmosphere.

CLICK HERE FOR DETAILS AND REGISTRATION INFORMATION



YOUTH SAFETY INFORMATION

Youth 13 and younger must be directly supervised by an adult at all times.

One adult may not be responsible for more than 2 youth in our main climbing areas & fitness area.

One adult may not be responsible for more than 3 youth in our youth climbing areas.

Please click here for a gym map and tips & rules for youth at SBP.

Before climbing, participants under 18 must have their waiver signed by a parent or legal guardian.

SAVE TIME AND PAPER! Fill out our online waiver before you come to the gym OR download and print the waiver.
All climbers and non-climbers must have a waiver on file before entering the climbing area.