Climbing

Now with auto belays!

From the 12-foot bouldering wall to the amazing 33-foot tall EntrePrises freeform climbing wall, Bob Keefer Center has something for everyone — from those just learning the ropes to the sophisticated scrambler looking for new challenges.

Climbing Classes

Climbing for Tots

Ages 4-6. This is the perfect introductory class to help your child learn the art of climbing. Kids build confidence, balance and strength on the climbing and boulder walls while parents learn to safely support young climbers with basic belay and coaching techniques. Climbers receive a certificate of completion and skill development milestones.

Location: Bob Keefer Center
  Dates Days Time Price Class # Registration
  Dates Days Time Price Class # Registration
Calendar: + Calendar Dates: 9/26-10/10 Days: W Time: 4PM-4:45PM Price: $27 IDIn-district / $33 ODOut-of-district Class #: 19159 Online Registration: Register
Calendar: + Calendar Dates: 11/28-12/12 Days: W Time: 4PM-4:45PM Price: $27 IDIn-district / $33 ODOut-of-district Class #: 19160 Online Registration: Register

Climb Together: Climb and Belay

All ages. Climbers young and old learn what they need to climb together. This class is time for mentors, moms, dads, daughters, and friends. This class includes instruction on basic climbing and belay techniques.

Location: Bob Keefer Center
  Dates Days Time Price Class # Registration
  Dates Days Time Price Class # Registration
Calendar: + Calendar Dates: 9/26-10/10 Days: W Time: 6:15PM-7:15PM Price: $30.00 IDIn-district / $36.00 ODOut-of-district Class #: 19165 Online Registration: Register
Calendar: + Calendar Dates: 11/28-12/12 Days: W Time: 6:15PM-7:15PM Price: $30.00 IDIn-district / $36.00 ODOut-of-district Class #: 19166 Online Registration: Register

Winter Break Climbing Camp

Ages 5-11. In this three-day camp, staff and volunteers teach kids the basics of climbing (and slacklining!) in a fun, safe environment. All kids need to bring is a sack lunch, snacks, water bottle, and lots of energy. Gear included.

Location: Bob Keefer Center
  Dates Days Time Price Class # Registration
  Dates Days Time Price Class # Registration
Calendar: + Calendar Dates: 12/26-12/28 Days: W Th F Time: 10AM-2PM Price: $99.00 IDIn-district / $119.00 ODOut-of-district Class #: 19259 Online Registration: Register
Calendar: + Calendar Dates: 1/2-1/4 Days: W Th F Time: 10AM-2PM Price: $99.00 IDIn-district / $119.00 ODOut-of-district Class #: 19260 Online Registration: Register

Youth Climbing: Beginner/Intermediate

Ages 7-13. Through a variety of games and activities, beginner climbers learn basic skills of climbing and bouldering while intermediate climbers take the next step, learning more advanced skills to become leaders on the climbing wall.

Location: Bob Keefer Center
  Dates Days Time Price Class # Registration
  Dates Days Time Price Class # Registration
Calendar: + Calendar Dates: 9/26-10/10 Days: W Time: 5PM-6PM Price: $30.00 IDIn-district / $36.00 ODOut-of-district Class #: 19162 Online Registration: Register
Calendar: + Calendar Dates: 11/28-12/12 Days: W Time: 5PM-6PM Price: $30.00 IDIn-district / $36.00 ODOut-of-district Class #: 19163 Online Registration: Register

Open Climb

All ages

Scale the Bob Keefer Center’s 33 ft. climbing wall during our drop-in open climb. Staff and volunteers will help you scale the wall successfully, while sharpening your climbing skills. Gear included.

This class will occur monthly with dates selected one month in advance. Class is subject to cancellation, so please bookmark this page for immediate updates and additional climb times.

Join us for a FREE Climbing Open House!

Sunday, Sept. 23, 1-4 p.m. FREE!

Upcoming Open Climbs

Sunday, Oct. 14, 1-4 p.m.
Wednesday, Oct. 24, 5-8 p.m.

Price: $5 ID/$7 OD for adults 18+. $3 ID/$5 OD for kids and teens 17 and under.

Location: Bob Keefer Center
  Dates Days Time Price Class # Registration
  Dates Days Time Price Class # Registration
Calendar: + Calendar Dates: Monthly Days: N/A Time: N/A Price: N/A Class #: N/A Online Registration: Drop-in

Adult Climbing: All Levels

Ages 14+. If you’re a beginner or expert climber, this is your time to climb! While new climbers learn the basics of belaying, bouldering, slacklining and safe climbing with an emphasis on footwork, balance and efficient movement more experienced climbers test their vertical limits and hone their skills with expert staff support. No class 9/28 and 10/5.

Location: Bob Keefer Center
  Dates Days Time Price Class # Registration
  Dates Days Time Price Class # Registration
Calendar: + Calendar Dates: 9/21-10/12 Days: F Time: 5PM-7PM Price: $50.00 IDIn-district / $60.00 ODOut-of-district Class #: 19168 Online Registration: Canceled
Calendar: + Calendar Dates: 10/19-11/2 Days: F Time: 5PM-7PM Price: $30.00 IDIn-district / $36.00 ODOut-of-district Class #: 19169 Online Registration: Register

Youth Climbing, Intermediate/Advanced

Ages 7-13. Learn advanced climbing techniques and skills while working in small groups. No class 7/4.

Location: Bob Keefer Center

This class expired on August 29, 2018

Women on the Wall

Ages 18+. Join us for one Friday a month for a women’s-only clinic on basic climbing technique. Gear included. Advance registration required.

Location: Bob Keefer Center
  Dates Days Time Price Class # Registration
  Dates Days Time Price Class # Registration
Calendar: + Calendar Dates: 10/12 Days: F Time: 6PM-7PM Price: $10.00 IDIn-district / $12.00 ODOut-of-district Class #: 19631 Online Registration: Register
Calendar: + Calendar Dates: 12/14 Days: F Time: 6PM-7PM Price: $10.00 IDIn-district / $12.00 ODOut-of-district Class #: 19632 Online Registration: Register

Climbing Parties & Rentals

Bob Keefer Center, 541-736-4544

Upgrade your party experience with time on the climbing and bouldering walls. We provide space for cake and presents, plus two hours of climbing. Trained staff members ensure safety.
• Mount Hood Climbing Party: up to 12 climbers. $175. Chaperone assistance required.
• Everest Climbing Party: up to 15 climbers, $200. Two staff members oversee the action on the wall.

Personal Training

Private sessions with climbing instructors are your chance to fine-tune your skills and improve overall fitness with specific curriculum adjusted to your needs. Available by appointment for individuals and small groups.

$30/hour 

Climbing Calendar

Climbing Calendar