Prairie Stone Sports and Wellness Center

Climbing

Prairie Stone Sports & Wellness Center Specialty Classes

Challenge your body and mind with a workout on our 40 foot indoor climbing wall. The wall features several routes and includes an auto belay. Supervised and guided open climb times are scheduled throughout the week at no additional fee to members (children under 13 and guests are subject to pay a nominal fee).


 

Open Climb

Challenge your body and mind with a workout on Prairie Stone Sports & Wellness Center’s climbing wall. The wall features several routes and includes an auto belay. Supervised and guided open climb times are scheduled throughout the week. * PSS&WC Members (14+) FREE. Children ages 4-13 and non PSS&WC members are welcome to climb for a $5 fee during open climb hours.

Hours
Saturday, 10:00am–12:00pm

Climbing Wall Classes

Climbing Wall Classes are offered throughout the year and are led by an experienced instructor. Click here for climbing lesson details and to register.

Youth Climbing: Explore the popular adventure sport, rock climbing. Kids will learn how to climb safely by learning the basics of climbing with certified PSS&WC wall instructors while gaining confidence in their ability to overcome challenges

Climbing Merit Badge Day: This program is for Boy Scouts who are looking to complete the requirements for the BSA climbing merit badge. A Boy Scout merit badge counselor and certified belay staff will be on hand to teach all required skills.  This class requires a signed climbing wall waiver and pre-requisite work to be completed independently before attending. More details given upon registration. If your group would like to run this as a private program for your group contact Dru Steinhoff at dsteinhoff@heparks.org.

 

 

Belay Certification

Receive personal instruction that includes proper belaying techniques, safety guidelines and other climbing fundamentals that will qualify you to climb independently or to belay for others (additional $25 fee required). Must be able to demonstrate all techniques and pass instructor’s criteria to become certified.

 

 


Contact Dru Steinhoff, at dsteinhoff@heparks.org or at 847-285-5417 for more information regarding climbing programming.

Click here for climbing waiver pdf.

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5050 Sedge Blvd. Hoffman Estates, IL 60192 PH: 847-285-5400
Facility Hours :: Monday-Thursday 5am-11pm
Friday 5am-10pm :: Saturday & Sunday 6am-9pm