Women's Guiding and Classes

Climbing with and learning from Women mentors and guides provides a unique dynamic that is nurturing and less intimidating.

Women’s classes is more than just climbing, it’s an opportunity to connect and learn with other females in a deeper way and have a safe platform for discussing women’s issues.

Indoor Classes at The Gravity Vault 

Women's Climbing Class 

Improve your climbing technique and movement skills with small group coaching and climbing drills
at The Gravity Vault Indoor Climbing Gym in Upper Saddle River, NJ (107 Pleasant Ave.)

Thursdays 6:30pm- 8pm
September 22- October 20  (makeup class 10/27)

5 week class 
$224
Sold Out 

 All is gear included.  Suitable for beginners and intermediate climbers.

Outdoor Guiding and Classes in the Gunks

Private Guiding in the Gunks 

Let's create an extraordinary day that leaves you feeling inspired and empowered!  No previous climbing experience? No problem, you're gonna love it and we will take care of everything (including gear).  Are you a more experienced climber looking to improve your skills, movement or mindset?  You are in the right place. 

Days generally run from around 9am-4pm with flexibility.

Private - $350
Party of 2 - $460 
Party of 3 - $570
Party of 4 - $660

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Top Rope Anchor Building Class

This class is the first step in becoming an independent climber. Learn how to build your own top rope anchors in a single pitch setting using trees, boulders, and bolts with a variety of set ups. Gain the skills to evaluate anchor safety and integrity.

Class Size is Limited to 4-6 participants.
at Peter's Kill, Minnewaska State Park, NY
9-4pm, $180

Friday, May 20, 2022 
Friday, June 3, 2022 
Friday, July 15, 2022 
Friday, September 23, 2022 (1 spot left)
Friday, October 7, 2022 (sold out)

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Intro to Self Rescue

This class is designed to teach you the basic skills needed to save the day when things go south. Topics include load transfers, belay escapes, hauling systems, rope ascension, pick off and more. These are skills that every multi-pitch climber should know.

Class Size Limited to 4 people.
at the West Trapps, Mohonk Preserve
9-4pm, $180

Friday, May 27th, 2022 

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Practice Makes Progress

Classes are intentionally small so you have lots of time to practice the skills yourself and get hands on experience. You'll leave feeling confident in the skills learned and ready to hit the cliff.