Monthly Archives: July 2018

Intro to Climbing Clinics

Intro to Climbing Clinics at High Point Birmingham

Every 1st + 3rd Thursday • 6:30pm

Are you a new member just dipping your toes into the wide world of climbing? Let us help you learn the basics!

Sign up for any Intro to Climbing clinic to learn basic jargon, hold types, foot and body positioning, contact and gear overview and fitting. We’ll also walk you through the climbing progression process in the gym and how to take the next steps!

Free for members. Space is limited – sign up by phone or at the front desk to save your spot!

Global Climbing Day | 8.18.18

Global Climbing Day at High Point Birmingham

Join us to celebrate the walls that unite us, not divide us. Global Climbing Day marks the culmination of The North Face’s Walls Are Meant For Climbing campaign, a global movement to bring people together through the power and community of climbing.

To celebrate Global Climbing Day, Day Passes will BOGO 1/2 off, and members can bring any friend to the gym and they climb FREE!

We’ll have giveaways from The North Face and Alabama Outdoors, the Southeastern Climbers Coalition in the house, Taco Morro Loco food truck, free brews from Good People Brewing Company(21+), and free Steel City Pops for the 1st 100 people to come celebrate and climb with us starting at 3pm!

For every participant, The North Face will donate $1 to the Khumbu Climbing Center in Nepal, an organization dedicated to teaching responsible climbing practices through community-based programs.

Join our Facebook event for updates as we get closer to Global Climbing Day!

 

Member Meetup | Dyno Comp

Dyno Comp at High Point Birmingham

July 26 • 6:30pm

Calling all dyno, competition, pizza and/or beer lovers! It’s time for another High Point Bham Dyno Comp.

Comp Schedule
– Rules: 6:30
– Dynos on dynos on dynos: 6:45-8:15
– Awards, brews & ‘za: 8:30

Awards accompanied by free fermented beverages from Good People Brewing Company and Marco’s Pizza for $1/slice.
*You know the rules, 21+ with valid ID and absolutely no climbing after beer consumption*

Free for members

$10 Basic Belay Classes

Basic Belay Class at High Point Birmingham

There’s never been a better time to learn the ropes! Sign up for a Basic Belay Class before July 31st and pay just $10!

The class will cover belaying, catching a climber’s fall, lowering a climber, equipment use, knot tying and more. Becoming belay certified after taking the class also allows you to use all of the roped routes in the Rope Room, not just the auto belays!

For more details and to sign up for your class head to our classes page or give us a call!