Wall layout and routes
The rock climbing wall is an all-weather adventure climbing wall for new to advanced climbers. Standing 12 metres high the wall is a fun and challenging activity for all. The climbs are graded from 12 to 29 and are constantly changed so the challenge never ends.
Our opening hours vary daily. Please see our current monthly timetable and check our Facebook page for any daily updates or changes to our hours. Please note: You must bring a belayer to climb.
Casual entry fees and membership options
|Child (under 16) ||$8.00|
|Student (any student with valid ID) ||$10.00|
|Adult (16+) ||$12.00|
|Bouldering (non roped and low level) ||$5.00|
We offer memberships for three months, six months or for a year. Completed membership forms can be brought to the main reception desk at AC Baths/Taupo Events Centre.
|Child (under 16) - 3 Months||$65.00|
|Child (under 16) - 6 months||$117.00|
|Child (under 16) - 12 Months||$208.00|
|Student (any student with valid ID) - 3 Months||$78.00|
|Student (any student with valid ID) - 6 months||$143.00|
|Student (any student with valid ID) - 12 months||$260.00|
|Adult (16+) - 3 Months||$104.00|
|Adult (16+) - 6 months||$195.00|
|Adult (16+) - 12 Months||$364.00|
|Chalky midgets - junior climbing club (5-12 years old)|
Per term and includes tuition and equipment hire during sessions, 2 sessions per week and 1.5 hours each Tuesday and Thursdays. Equipment is shoes, and harness each valued $4 per session each ($8 per session for both per week per term equals $160 per term rental given to them)
|Stalactites - youth climbing club (13-18 years old)|
Per term and includes tuition and equipment hire during sessions, 2 sessions per week and 2 hours each Mondays and Thursdays.
Clubs and classes
Chalky Midgets - Junior Climbing Club
This club encourages school age children to learn and participate in group sessions, building their climbing skills. Training sessions are Monday and Thursday afternoons from 3.30pm to 5pm.
Junior Climbing Club - Chalky Midgets registration form
Stalactites - Youth Climbing Club
This club caters to our youth aged from 13 to 17 years. However we do take on the younger keen climber wanting to develop their climbing skills and compete.
Youth Climbing Club – Stalactites Download registration form
Group and corporate bookings
The rock climbing wall is popular for group team-building sessions. We offer a range of packages to suit most budgets from casual visits to regular bookings for your group. Team-building activities are a great way to bring your team together. Qualified instructors are on hand to offer valuable advice and assist with technique.
Group lessons are available to help you improve your climbing abilities. We can also incorporate pool activities at AC Baths. Bookings are essential. Contact us on 07 376 0350 for more information.
Why not try something different for your child’s next birthday party? We cater for groups of up to 20 children who can enjoy the rock climbing wall and games run by our instructors. Included in the birthday party package is the clubroom (with kitchenette) for holding the rest of your party where food can be consumed and games played.
Bookings are essential. Contact us on 07 376 0350 for more information.