Matching articles for Climbing Walls: 26
Feature Article - April 2017
From climbing and bouldering walls to ropes courses, challenge courses and obstacle courses, there's a tremendous range of adventure out there for the taking. Find out more about how to best manage these types of amenities, from getting folks interested to keeping them coming back for more.
Problem Solver - August 2016
In addition to active areas, you'll want to include things like picnic areas and seating for individuals and families, along with fountains and aquatic elements for people to enjoy. You want to create an oasis—a haven for the community to gather, be active and enjoy beauty.
Feature Article - April 2016
Getting your climbing program off the ground means understanding your options, from flexible climbing solutions that help you expand your programming to knowing how to keep everyone safe in your facility.
Feature Article - January 2016
Whether it's certification for fitness trainers and climbing instructors, or orientation for club members, training and education are a crucial pillar in providing safety at your facility.
Feature Article - April 2015
Climbing wall facilities feature inherent risks, but there are measures you can take to dramatically reduce the risk of injury for climbers. Proper training and the right equipment can have a big impact.
Feature Article - January 2015
Whether it's for a playground inspector, an aquatic facility manager, a fitness instructor or a climbing instructor, certification can make an impact on safety in your facility.
Problem Solver - August 2014
Many facilities aspire to have a climbing wall, but worry that such possibilities are beyond their budgets. The good news is that a wide range of climbing wall products is available with something to meet most budgetary requirements.
To get the most out of your climbing facility, you need to find ways to attract—and keep—as many climbers as possible. With an auto belay system, you can build your audience of climbers, and give experienced climbers a reason to keep coming back.
Feature Article - April 2014
The number of climbing gyms in America increased by 10 percent in 2013. At the same time, canopy tours, zip lines and challenge courses are popping up all over. Programming and operations practices have helped spur these exciting facilities to success.
Feature Article - January 2014
How can you reduce injuries and manage risk at your facility? We talked to experts working at some of the riskiest facilities out there to get their take on best practices.