What is the minimum age to belay?
You must be at least 14 or older to belay at The Climbing Wall. By age 14, most kids have both the physical capability and the mental maturity to handle the responsibilities of belaying, though be advised that staff can refuse to allow anyone to belay who does not demonstrate their ability to safely operate equipment.

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1. How do I get started climbing?
2. Do I need to take a lesson in order to climb?
3. What does the Introduction to Climbing Class cover?
4. What is the difference between bouldering, top-roping, and lead climbing?
5. What is “Belaying?"
6. What is the minimum age to climb?
7. What is the minimum age to belay?
8. Do you offer hourly passes to climb?
9. Who can I call for more information?
10. Do I need a climbing partner?
11. How can I find a climbing partner?
12. Do I need to make a reservation to climb?
13. What should I wear and bring with me?
14. Can I bring my children to climb?
15. I already know how to belay, but my friend doesn’t. Can I teach them?
16. Isn’t climbing really dangerous?