YOUTH PROGRAMS

Every climber is on a unique journey to reach their own individual goals. Mesa Rim’s recreational and competitive youth programs are designed to help climbers of all levels reach new heights by building the best foundation possible in a fun, supportive environment.

Rock Monsters / Mini Monsters
Rock/Mini Monsters
Rock Monsters + Mini Monsters are back!
These programs are great for kids who are looking to learn more about rock climbing with an experienced coach. Whether you are new or have climbed before, our skilled youth coaches teach basic climbing technique and safety while building fitness and coordination in a fun and safe environment!
 
DAYS + TIMES:
  • Saturdays & Sundays
    • 10:00am – 11:30am
    • 11:45am – 1:15pm
    • 1:30pm – 3:00pm
REQUIREMENTS:
  • Mini Monsters 4-6yrs
  • Rock Monsters 7-13yrs 

PRICE

  • Mini Monsters – Members $40 / Non-Members $50
  • Rock Monsters – Members $35 / Non-Members $45

INCLUDES

  • Rental gear
Adventure Series
Adventure Series (4-Week)

The Adventure Series is a 4-week recreational program for youth interested in progressing as a climber in a structured environment with the help of experienced coaches. In this program, youth will be taught basic climbing technique, climbing etiquette, and how to belay. With this knowledge, youth will have the opportunity to transition into our club team or competitive programs based on their goals.

DAYS + TIMES

  • Friday
    • 4:00pm – 5:30pm
    • 5:45pm – 7:15pm

REQUIREMENTS

Must be 7 – 13 yrs

PRICE

$149 (4-week session)

INCLUDES

  • 4-week pre-paid membership
  • Rental gear
  • Free belay lesson for parents
Adult Training Program
Basecamp

Our Basecamp program is a weekly program for youth interested in learning basic climbing technique under the guidance of a coach. This program is best suited for children with some climbing experience, either through our drop-in programs, camps or Adventure Series. For athletes with no climbing experience, we require a drop-in assessment with a coach to determine if Basecamp is a good fit for your child.

DAYS + TIMES

1-Day Basecamp:

  • Friday
    • 3:30pm – 5:00pm

2-Day Basecamp

  • Monday/Wednesday
    • 3:30pm – 5:00pm
  • Tuesday/Thursday
    • 3:30pm – 5:00pm

3-Day Basecamp

  • Monday/Wednesday/Friday
    • 3:30pm – 5:00pm
  • Tuesday/Thursday/Friday
    • 3:30pm – 5:00pm

REQUIREMENTS

  • Must be 7-11 yrs
  • Must schedule a drop-in assessment OR have some prior climbing experience

PRICE

  • 1-Day Basecamp $150/month
  • 2-Day Basecamp $250/month
  • 3-Day Basecamp $350/month

INCLUDES

  • Athlete membership to all Mesa Rim facilities
  • Rental gear for 60 days
  • Free belay lesson for one parent
  • One discounted gym membership for parent
  • One athlete jersey per season (must be worn to all practices)

If you would like to enroll your child or have any questions, email Sandy at sandy@mesarim.com

Peak
PEAK

Peak is a weekly program for athletes seeking to improve their climbing technique in a non-competitive atmosphere. This group is for beginner to intermediate climbers who do not want to compete but are enthusiastic about learning how to be better climbers.

DAYS + TIMES

  • Tuesday/Thursday
    • 5:00pm – 7:00pm

REQUIREMENTS

  • Must be 14-18 yrs

PRICE

  • $275/month

INCLUDES

  • Athlete membership to all Mesa Rim facilities
  • Rental gear for 60 days
  • Free belay lesson for parent
  • One discounted gym membership for parent
  • Team jersey


If you would like to enroll your child or have any questions, email Sandy at
sandy@mesarim.com

Ascent Team
ASCENT TEAM

Ascent is a weekly program that gives athletes the opportunity to explore competitive climbing in a low stakes environment. This program is for athletes who strive to improve their skills. They are not required to compete, but are encouraged to be curious and are given opportunities to learn about competitive climbing. Athletes are placed in Ascent by coach recommendation, assessments and tryouts.

DAYS + TIMES

  • Monday/Wednesday
    • 4:00pm – 6:00pm
  • Tuesday/Thursday
    • 4:00pm – 6:00pm

REQUIREMENTS

  • Must be 11-13 yrs
  • Must schedule a drop-in assessment OR have some prior climbing experience

PRICE

  • $275/month

INCLUDES

  • Athlete membership to all Mesa Rim facilities
  • Rental gear for 60 days
  • Free belay lesson for one parent
  • One discounted gym membership for parent/guardian
  • Team and Practice jerseys
  • Discounts to Academy training clinics and mock comps

If you would like to enroll your child or have any questions, email Sandy at sandy@mesarim.com

Summit Team
SUMMIT TEAM

Summit is San Diego’s premier youth climbing team for climbers ages 9-18. This program supports athletes competing in USA Climbing events in bouldering, sport climbing and speed climbing. Coaches provide athletes with a challenging but supportive environment to pursue their climbing goals through competition-specific coaching, individualized training plans and mental training education. This program is by coach invitation only.

DAYS + TIMES

  • Monday/Wednesday/Friday
    • 4:00pm – 6:00pm (ages 9-11)
    • 4:30pm – 7:00pm
    • 5:30pm – 8:00pm

REQUIREMENTS

  • Must compete in at least one discipline (bouldering, sport or speed)
  • Must have their own gear
  • Coach invitation only

PRICE

  • $395/month

INCLUDES

  • Athlete membership to all Mesa Rim facilities
  • Free belay lesson for one parent
  • One discounted gym membership for parent
  • Team and Practice jerseys
  • Discounts to Academy training clinics and mock comps


If you would like to enroll your child or have any questions, email Sandy at
sandy@mesarim.com