Climbing Wall



Our 24-foot indoor climbing wall is available for use during Open Climbing times, and also for private rentals and parties. In addition, those who complete the Bath Area Family YMCA's Climbing Wall certification are eligible to use the wall during times when the gymnastics area is not in use.

Questions? Check out our Climbing FAQ here!

Open Climbing

During open climbing times, members and non-members are invited to test their skills on the wall. All necessary equipment and instructors are provided.
Children under 10 must be accompanied by an adult. 

Private Climbing Instruction 

Beginner through advanced levels are taught by experienced climbers. Learn basic climbing skills, techniques, and movements.

Climbing Wall Certification

Upon completion of this course an individual will be able to belay, set up the wall, have knowledge of the necessary knots, and be thoroughly versed in the policies and safety procedures for wall use. With YMCA staff approval, wall certified individuals receive permission to use the wall with other certified individuals (except when gymnastics or other activities are scheduled).

Individuals must be at least 12 years old to become belay certified. Certifications are by appointment only.

One-Time Fee:
Y Members: $40
Community: $50

Procedure for Certified Belayers
Climbing Wall Waiver

Download (PDF, 233KB)

Bath Area Family YMCA

Climbing Hours

Tuesdays: 4-7 p.m.
Fridays: 4-7 p.m.


Private Lessons/Climbing Wall Certification
Contact Bill Milam by email

Climbing Wall FAQ


For Climbing Wall Rentals, contact Nick Menice, Youth and Adult Programs Director at or 207-443-4112 x14

Landing YMCA

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