Rock Gym - Scout Programs

Scouting and Rock Climbing are a natural pairing, that meet together active youth with a true lifetime sport. Scouts can choose from our GROUP CLIMBING options for a special discounted price or participate in one of the programs listed below:

CAMP -N- CLIMB

Looking for a cold weather overnight option for your Troop or Pack? We can help.

  • Base price = $35 per climber. Price may increase due to staff needs of the group.
  • Includes harnesses, helmets, 2 hours of evening climbing, 2 hours of morning climbing, sleeping space and one staff person.
  • Minimum of 15 climbers required.
  • Please contact us for further details.

SELF INSTRUCTED

This option is for scouts who can provide their own belayer(s). All belayers must demonstrate competence and safety by passing a belay certification at the Doylestown Rock Gym. Instruction will not be provided for belayers unless arrangements are made at time of reservation.

  • $10 per climber. Minimum of 10 climbers.
  • Includes facility and helmets. (Harness Rental – $3; Shoe Rental – $5)
  • Must indicate arrival and departure time when making a reservation.

 

BOY SCOUTS – CLIMBING MERIT BADGE

  • Indoor program that completes all Rock Climbing Merit Badge skills.
  • Instructors are BSA approved merit badge counselors.
  • Includes harness, helmet, instruction, and Merit Badge application.
  • 6-hour program at $50 per climber. (Time may be broken into sessions)
  • Minimum of 6 participating Scouts

OUTDOOR MERIT BADGE CLASS

  • Completes all climbing requirements for Boy Scout Merit Badge, and Girl Scout High Adventure Badge.
  • Includes harness, helmet, instruction, outdoor climbing gear and Certificate of Completion/Merit Badge application.
  • 2-hour indoor session and 4-hour outdoor session at $70 per climber.
  • Minimum of 6 participating Scouts

LEADER TRAINING

The BEST thing you can do to help your Scouts have a great climbing experience is to become a certified belayer! It’s cheaper – They get more climbing time – More flexibility in scheduling.

  • 2-hour program. Approximately 1.5 hour instruction and test. Half hour for practice and climbing! 2nd test may be required.
  • Includes harness and helmet
  • Minimum of 5 participants. Must be 16 years or older.
  • $20 per participant.
  • Call for a reservation.