Family Intro to Outdoor Climbing

We know how critical it is that children have fun when they first start to climb! We offer a family introduction to climbing that is less focused on the technical stuff aspects of climbing and more focused on family fun.  This class is perfect for families with children under the age of 14!

Have fun, learn the basics of climbing outdoors, and give your children an experience they will never forget.

This class runs throughout the warm months. Please This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. our program director for bookings.

Skills learned:

  • Properly tying into the rope
  • Belaying another climber
  • How to Rappel and backing up a rappel
  • The difference between climbing indoors and outdoors




$85/members and $100/non-members.


Program designed for: Beginners; new to climbing
Location Courses are run at Quincy Quarries - Quincy, MA; Hammond Pond - Newton, MA; Pawtuckaway State Park - Raymond, NH; and Red Rocks - Gloucester, Ma. As a thank you, we give the first person who signs up for an outdoor class the option of picking the class location.
Minimum Age: Must be at least 5 years old.
Max ratio: Available as group of one to five children with at least one accompanying adult.
Gear needed: None. Equipment rental is included (please see confirmation e-mail for more details)
Experience needed: None
What to wear:

Comfortable clothing that does not inhibit movement. Tights, sweats, long shorts, T-shirts, tank tops and sports bras all work great.

Reservation :

Space is limited in these courses. All courses must be pre-paid in full to reserve a space.


We require a minimum of 7 days to cancel or re-schedule. No refunds will be given inside of 7 days prior to the course. BRG and it's guides may cancel or re-schedule due to weather. Refunds will be issued in the event of poor weather.


If you have any questions please call us at 781.935.7325.