Indoor rock climbing is quickly becoming the fastest growing extreme sport.
Of Rock & Chalk offers several programs for elementary, secondary and post-secondary school students – including school outings and field trips. We offer special outings for outdoor education groups, physical education classes, and after-school groups or just for a fun field trip!
Our camp incorporates teamwork, personal goal setting and mental and physical challenges,. The program also fosters self-esteem and personal development. You can sign up for camp by the day or for an entire week. Sign up for the entire summer you can save 20%!
Schools and teachers can use climbing as:
· An elective school program
· A beginning or end of year/semester trip
· A fun way to strengthen a team or class
Located off of historic Main St. at 482 Ontario St, Of Rock & Chalk has been serving Newmarket and surrounding area for nearly twenty years.
Worried about safety?
Top Rope climbing has a rate of injury less than that of most sports –
0.02 injuries per 1000 hours of climbing
Football- 0.69/1000 hours, Basketball- 0.34/1000 hours, Soccer- 0.33/1000 hours
Our walls meet all Climbing Wall Association (CWA) guidelines for indoor climbing. All of our equipment is safety checked weekly and monitored daily before each person climbs.
Elementary Schools (1 staff: 9 students) – Belaying Only
High Schools (1 staff: 16 students) – Teaching/Certifying how to belay
First Trip – $16.50 per student
Second Trip – $14.50 per student
Third Trip – $12.50 per student
(Within a 365 day year)