Toon Busters

This course is designed to give participants a basic introduction to the sport of indoor rock climbing. The goal of this club is to develop participant's interest in climbing through instruction, games, competition, and social activities.

  • When: Saturday mornings from 10 a.m.-11 a.m. September 11, 18,25, October 2, 9, 16
  • Who: Anyone aged 7-14
  • Where: Climbing Wall inside the NMU PEIF Rec Area.
  • Cost: $65; (min. 5 participants must be signed up for program to run, max of 15)
    • Fee includes access to climbing wall during Friday night Kids Climb during the program dates only. 
  • How to register: Click here 

Vertical Pursuits

This course is designed to give participants a more advanced understanding and experience of the sport of indoor rock climbing.

  • When: Saturdays from 11am-12:30pm (specific program dates below)
  • Who: Anyone aged 13-17
  • Where: Climbing Wall inside the NMU PEIF Rec Area.
  • Cost: $65; (min. 5 participants must be signed up for program to run, max of 15)
    • Fee includes access to climbing wall during Friday night Kids Climb during the program dates only. 
  • How to register: Registration is not currently offered for Fall 2021. Please contact the Rec Sports Office at 906-227-2519 if you would like to discuss a possible offering for the course or to arrange for private lessons. 

Kids Climb

This time on the rock wall is a family friendly atmosphere for children to come explore the sport of climbing.  Initiative games and activities will be run.

Fridays, 6 - 8 p.m.

Youth are welcome to attend open climb. For a list of climbing wall hours, click here.

For more information, e-mail recsport@nmu.edu or call 906-227-2519.