Group bookings

ⓘ SFU Athletics and Recreation programs, activities and facilities opening in a limited capacity

Click here to read Return to Play Update

School belay session

Book SFU Climbing Staff to hold the ropes for your school or youth group. This 2-hour climbing session maximizes time on the wall - great for promoting exercise, physical literacy and team-building.

Suitable for ages 6+. Maximum group size is 45.

Cost

Number of People Cost             
11 to 15 $180
16 to 20 $235
21 to 25 $290
26 to 30 $345

Larger groups may be accommodated, please contact SFU Climbing Admin for a quote.

How to book

Contact SFU Climbing Administration at 778-782-4059 or climbing@sfu.ca.

Learn to climb multi-day field trips

In this multi-day program, participants learn the essentials of climbing in the gym, with each lesson building on the previous. 

Each session is 2 hours. Suitable for ages 10+. 

Schedule

Day 1: Safety Essentials

Participants learn how to put on a harness, tie a figure 8 follow through knot, belay (a term for holding the rope to keep a climber safe), check their system and communicate safely. 

Day 2: Climbing

Participant skills are assessed and put to good use as they climb and belay together.

Day 3 and beyond (optional)

Climbing Technique and Movement  - Participants learn the basics of proper climbing technique as they continue to practice their safety essentials.

Cost

$40.00/participant for 2 sessions. Additional sessions may be booked at a reduced rate.

How to book

Contact SFU Climbing Administration at 778-782-4059 or climbing@sfu.ca.

Group belay session 

Looking for something new to do with your family, friends or colleages? Come try climbing in a fun, social atmosphere at the SFU Climbing Wall! This unique 2-hour session is great for social events, team-building or if you just want to try something new!

Rates

# People SFU Groups Community
1 to 5 $65 $85
6 to 10 $125 $165
11 to 15 $180 $240
16 to 20 $235 $310
21 to 25 $290 $380
26 to 30 $345 $450
  • Maximum group size is 45.
  • Suitable for ages 6+.
  • Price includes rental equipment and SFU Climbing Staff to belay your group. 

How to book

Spring 2020 availability:

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday
10:00AM - 3:00PM
7:00PM - 9:30PM

Thursday
10:00AM - 3:00PM

Saturday
12:00PM - 9:00PM

Sunday
10:00AM - 9:00PM

The times noted above are when the Climbing Wall is available for bookings. Please note, booking availability may be limited by other programs or events, facility useage levels and available staff. Evening bookings will not be considered for groups of 12+ people. Availability is on a first-come-first-serve basis. Please see 'Schedule and hours' for posted closures that may conflict with your requested time. 

Book now

Birthday belay session

Have SFU Climbing Staff hold the ropes for a fun-filled birthday adventure on the wall. Our experienced staff can ensure safety while your group has a blast climbing. Birthday sessions include 1.5 hours of climbing time followed by 1 additional hour in our party room. Suitable for ages 6+.

Cost

Number of People Cost            
1 to 10 $210
11 to 15 $275
16 to 20 $340

How to book:

Bookings can be made up to two months in advance.

Spring 2020 availability:

Saturday
12:00PM - 2:30PM
2:00PM - 4:30PM

Sunday
10:00AM - 12:30PM
12:00PM - 2:30PM
2:00PM - 4:30PM

Availability is on a first-come-first-serve basis. Please see 'Schedule and hours' for posted closures that may conflict with your requested time. 

Book now