Rock City is certified through the Boy Scouts of America to issue both indoor and outdoor climbing merit badges. Releases can be obtained at the time the party is booked or can be printed and filled out before climbing. The scout climbing workbook can be downloaded here.
INDOOR CLIMBING MERIT BADGE
This program is conducted entirely at Rock City in three, two-hour sessions. Scouts will learn climbing classifications, safety, emergency response, climbing commands, signals and equipment, anchors/protection, knots, belaying, climbing technique, and rappelling.
OUTDOOR CLIMBING MERIT BADGE
This program consists of two two-hour sessions at followed (RockCity) by a full day of outdoor climbing at a popular SoCal climbing area. The topics covered are identical to the indoor program but offers a beautiful outdoor climbing experience on real rock.
Bring your scouts to Rock City indoor climbing gym for a safe and fun group party. Parties include two hours of climbing, use of the party room, belay instruction to adults and scouts 14 years and older, and rental equipment. Rock City staff will work with any ideas that you may have for adding to the event. All scouts must have a release signed by a parent or guardian before they may climb.