General Guidelines

Crimper's creates a fun and challenging atmosphere. Climbing encourages the development of Agility, Balance, Coordination, Dedication, Effort and Focus.

General Age Limits

  • Minimum age to top-rope or autobelay climb: 5 years.
  • Minimum age to Boulder: 8 years.
  • Children under 14 must be directly supervised

If you have any questions about accesibility or suitability of climbing for your child, please contact us.

Climbing Team

Team practice is available 4 times a week. Climbers can come to as many or as few practices as they want. Our coaching staff will address each climber based on their individual skill level and commitment. Climbing Team is good for beginner to advanced youth climbers who want to improve in the sport of climbing or just have fun. No climbing experience is necessary to attend. This team will continue through August.

  • Starts August 22
  • Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday (no Wednesday)
  • come 1 to 4 times per week, up to you
  • 4:30pm to 6:30pm
  • $99 per month
  • Ages 8 to 18
  • Beginner to advanced

Training Team

This is our invitation only most intense team. They meet at least three times a week, with a focus on technique and strength building.

Birthday Parties

Birthday parties are available weekend mornings, before the gym opens so children have private fun filled, challenging event. Crimper's provides an hour and a half of climbing and access toa party room with tables and chairs for birthday pizza and presents!


Climbing has inherent dangers and is a physcially demanding sport. Any fall from any height can cause serious injuries. Proper training is required. Climbing equipment must always be used according to manufactures instructions and your safety is your responsibility.

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100 Central Ave.
Christiansburg, VA 24073