Monday thru Friday
12:00pm - 10:30pm
Saturday and Sunday
10:00am - 8:00pm
Mondays: College Night
college students 22 and under climb for $6.50; $3.00 additional for gear
Tuesdays: Ladies Night
ladies climb for half price
Buy One, Get One FREE!
For adults or students. Gear is additional, valid day of purchase only. Free pass must be of equal or lesser value.
Fridays: High School Night
high school students climb for $6.50 after 6:00pm; $3.00 additional for gear
Belay Class Plus
receive a free week of admission, when you take our Belay Class!
Every participant must sign a waiver. Download here
Belay Certification Class
Prerequisite: Must be 15yrs. or older; No experience necessary
Includes:One Free Week Admission, plus Gear
This class is designed for those who have had no prior climbing and/or belaying experience. Students will learn the basic skills to get them started climbing indoors on top-rope including gym etiquette, harness use, knot tying, commands, belaying and lowering. After completion of this class, students will be prepared for NJRG's Top-Rope Certification Test.
Class Includes: Gear Rental, lesson, and pass to climb for the balance of the day.
Class Schedule: Mondays (7:00pm-9:00pm), Saturdays and Sundays (10:00am - 12:00pm; 1:00pm-3:00pm)
Class Time: 1 ½ - 2 hours, depending on number of students.
To reserve: Pre-payment is necessary to reserve your spot. We require 48 hour notice to cancel or to reschedule. Failure to do so will lead to a loss of program fee.
Student/Instructor ratio: 4 to 1.
Youth Climbing Program
Prerequisite: For ages 5-14; No experience necessary
Participants will learn climbing technique, knot-tying, top-roping, bouldering, and climbing safety under the supervision of experienced NJRG instructors. Classes are kept small to no more than four students per instructor. Classes are offered after school hours and on Saturday mornings. Classes are organized into 8-week sessions. Children can take class one or two days a week. This is a great way to teach children how to climb in a safe and friendly environment, and promote physical fitness and problem solving. For more information or to register please call the gym or drop us an email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Cost: $160.00 / 8 week session plus $35.00 yearly registration fee
Registration Forms are available now.
Adult Technique Course 101 & 102
Prerequisite: Must be Top Rope Certified
Adult Technique 101
This session focuses on techniques that allow you to move up the wall with the least amount of energy. You will be able to climb longer and harder and avoid forearm pump by using these skills.
Introduced during session 1 are: warming up, how to grip a hold, foot work, stemming, back stepping, mantle, flagging.
During the class the instructor will help each student perfect their technique and to avoid techniques that are not productive. This will avoid developing bad habits that are hard to correct. The instructor will share ways to train and avoid injuries.
Adult Technique 102
This session begins with a review of the first session followed by some easy climbs. During the climbs the instructor will observe the climbers to see which techniques need additional practive before introducing new techniques.
Techniques introduced during session 2 are: warming up, smearing, flagging, layback, hand smear, drop-knee, dyno, heal hook, how to attack overhangs.
During the rest of class time climbers will work on the weak link theory of training. This means identifying a technique that they do not do well and working on it.
Details: The classes are both 2 hours long from 7:00pm to 9:00pm and limited to six adults. You must be top rope certified and advanced registration is required.
$25.00 per class for members, $35.00 per class for non-members
1 week cancellation policy, 2 person minimum to run class.
Call for reservations and dates of classes.
Women's Rock Climbing 4 Week Course
Prerequisite: Must be 15 yrs. or older, no experience necessary
Cost: $80.00 / 4 week session
This class will provide you with details on climbing movement and introduce you to activities and practices that build a solid foundation of climbing fitness and technical skills. Techniques introduced are how to grip holds, read routes, foot work, steming,back stepping, and more.
Class includes: Gear rental (harness and shoes)
Class times: 75 minutes
2 person minimum to run class. Call for reservations and dates of class.
Lead Climbing and Belaying 2 day course
Prerequisite: Top rope certified, 1 year climbing experience, climbing 5.9+ in the gym.
Lead Belay Technique:Participants will learn, feeding out rope to climber, rope management, and how to give a dynamic belay.
Lead Climbing Technique:Participants will learn, movement around the rope, risk management, and proper clipping.
April dates available. Call for details.
$68.00 for members
$78.00 for non-members
Prerequisite: Must be 6yrs. or older; No experience necessary
This class is a 1.5 hour climbing session, in which we provide instructors to belay participants, and provide helpful instruction.
Class Schedule: Every Sunday (10:30am - 12:00pm)
Class Time: 1 ½ hours
To reserve: Pre-payment is necessary. Call the gym to reseve your spot. We can not accomodate walk-ins. We require 24 hour notice to cancel or reschedule.
Student/Instructor ratio: 6 to 1.
2017 Mini-Camp Program
The New Jersey Rock Gym is once again offering our exciting and challenging Summer Mini-Camp for boys and girls ages 7-16.
The 8-week summer session will begin the week of June 26 and concludes August 18, 2017. Campers enroll for a minimum of 4 days over the 8-week period. These days can be consecutive or non-consecutive.
Camp hours are Monday through Friday 9:30am to 1:30pm (no early morning drop-offs). Each day will consist of 2 1/2 hours of climbing, 1 hour of Sports, and 1/2 hour for lunch. All equipment will be supplied for both the rock climbing and sports fitness programs
The Climbing Program focuses on proper equipment use, basic climbing techniques and safety while building strength, balance, flexibility, concentration and problem solving. Campers will gain experience in two styles of climbing (top rope and bouldering) utilizing the most innovative climbing structures in the Northeast. NJ Rock gym's professional staff conducts this highly instructional program.
The Sports Program, is all about learning and fun, with sports like soccer, volleyball, tug-of-war, relay races, basketball, kickball, and badminton. The program also includes cooperative games which leads to a better understanding of structured sports and teamwork. Campers learn the basic rules for each activity and increase their physical strength, awareness and health while participating.
Special Accommodations for Vacation Schedules. Campers may enroll for consecutive and non-consecutive weeks.