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Marin County, CA

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1 Hour Private Staff Belay - Marin

The Staff Belay is one of our most popular options to climb. It can be for up to 4 climbers ages 5+ and is great for all fitness levels. We provide you with the necessary equipment and an instructor to take you around our facility for an hour of fun top rope climbing!

1 hour, ages 5+, includes gear, no experience necessary.

Please note, a day pass is not included with this program.

SPECIAL - Five 1 Hour Staff Belay Sessions, for the price of four! You may add a 3rd or 4th climber to any session for $25 per additional climber.

Available every day. Reservations required. Book your session today!
Pricing
One or Two Climbers $65
Three Climbers $90
Four Climbers $115
5 Sessions for One or Two Climbers $260

Introduction to Rock Climbing - Marin

For first-time climbers, this course is designed to get participants off the ground and on the wall! With a 5:1 student to instructor ratio, our staff will get you fitted with all the necessary gear and select routes best suited to your success. In this 1.5 hour class, your instructors will belay you as well as have you try the auto-belays, to ensure you have lots of time climbing.

Prerequisites:
  • Ages 14+
Reservations required. Book your class today!

This class is also available for private groups, ages 5+. Call us today to make your reservation. +1 415-472-9344

This class if for true first-timers. If you've been climbing an few times, and are interested in climbing technique, please sign up for Fight Gravity 1.

Pricing
Per Participant $33
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Private Climbing Pods - Marin

This private climbing class series is perfect for small groups of kids or kids and parents or even a group of adult friends. The 6 week series meets once a week with an evolving curriculum based on the group's needs. For kids groups, these classes provide an environment to learn climbing techniques, build strength and confidence, and have fun while doing it! Adult groups will be provided with instruction and techniques on how to climb more efficiently and effectively as well as proper warm-up and cool-down methods.

Six week series with 1.5 hours per session. We offer a 4:1 student to instructor ratio and the use of autobelays as well as staff belays to ensure lots of time for climbing. Ages 5+. Minimum of 4 participants and a maximum of 8 participants.

Call us today to make your reservation! +1 415-472-9344
Pricing
Member $270 per participant
Non-Member $300 per participant

Day Passes

If you're an experienced climber not needing the assistance of one of our instructors, day passes are a great option as they give you access to the facility all day!
Pricing
Adult including Yoga and Fitness $30
Youth (20 & Under) $27
10 Visit Pass Adult $270
10 Visit Pass Youth $243
10 Visit Pass With Gear Adult $369
10 Visit Pass With Gear Youth $342

Memberships - Marin

Join our community and with the most cost effective way to come climbing when and where you want! Includes unlimited climbing, fitness, yoga and many other benefits.

ANNUAL MEMBER BENEFITS:
• 10% Off Retail Purchases
• Discounts on classes, camps, and events
• 1 free day pass for a friend per month*
• 1 free belay class for the member or a friend per month*
• Freeze options

* Family memberships: 1 free friend day pass and 1 free friend or member belay class per month per family membership.

1 & 3 MONTH MEMBER BENEFITS:
• 10% Off Retail Purchases
• Discounts on classes, camps, and events
Pricing
Annual membership with monthly payments - Adult $92
Annual membership with monthly payments - Youth (20&under) $87
Monthly membership with monthly payments - Senior (70&over) $80
Annual membership with monthly payments - Family of 3 $210
Annual membership with monthly payments - Additional family member $65
Annual membership paid in full - Adult $975
Annual membership paid in full - Youth (20&under) $920
Annual membership paid in full - Senior (70&over) $850
Annual membership paid in full - Family of 3 $2340
Annual membership paid in full - Additional family member $780
Monthly - 1 Month Adult $118
Monthly - 1 Month Youth (20&under) $108
Monthly - 1 month SPECIAL with gear Adult $140
Monthly - 1 month SPECIAL with gear Youth $130
Monthly - 3 month Adult $295
Monthly - 3 month Youth (20&under) $270

Top Rope Belay Class - Marin

Learn to manage the top rope systems and auto belays in a classroom setting. In this two hour class, you will learn everything you need to know to top rope belay at Gravity Vault Marin. Time permitting, there will be time to climb and belay on the walls and learn about basic climbing technique. Perfect for those looking to climb on our roped walls without the assistance of an instructor. Ages 14+.

2 hours, ages 14+, some experience recommended, shoes and harnesses included.

Includes a Day Pass for climbing after the class

$40 for Members, $49 for Non-Members

Reservations required. Book your class today!
Pricing
Annual Member FREE
1 & 3 Month Member $40
Non-Member $49
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Birthday Parties for Kids - Marin

Host your kid's birthday party with The Gravity Vault where kids ages 5 and up can come climb and have fun. The birthday party lasts for two hours, which includes 1.5 hours of climbing and a half hour to celebrate in our party room. We offer different package options for the party room to accommodate your needs. We can host up to 20 participants.

Check the calendar and call us today to reserve your time slot!
+1 415-472-9344

See all the details for Birthday Parties for Kids. Additionally, when you reserve your birthday party, you are agreeing to the Birthday Party TERMS AND CONDITIONS
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Package 1 - Marin

This package includes: an hour and a half of rock climbing with Gravity Vault instructors on a 5:1 ratio, half an hour in our party room (or outside on a covered patio for COVID reasons), and a t-shirt for the birthday child.

Pricing
Base Price for 10 Participants $350
Additional Participant $35
Package 2 - Marin

This package includes: an hour and a half of rock climbing with Gravity Vault instructors on a 5:1 ratio, half an hour in our party room (or outside on a covered patio for COVID reasons), and a t-shirt for the birthday child.

In addition, we include 2 slices of pizza per climber, beverages and all the paper products. The instructors will also serve and clean up!

Pricing
Base Price for 10 Participants $425
Additional Participant $42

Kids' Classes - Marin

Kids’ Classes at The Gravity Vault are designed for children aged 5-13. Our experienced instructors will lead a class every week for six consecutive weeks. We also add a make-up week at the end, so no worries if you miss one. These classes provide an environment where kids will learn climbing techniques, build strength and confidence, and have fun while doing it!

Reservations required:

After School and Weekend Rocks: Book now for the next session of After School Rocks or Weekend Rocks.
You may also Sign Up to be notified for future sessions.

Weekend Little Rockers: Book Now for the next session.
You may also Sign Up to be notified for future sessions booking.
Pricing
Per Six Week Session Member $219
Per Six Week Session Non-Member $270
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After School Rocks (Ages 7-13)

An Ideal class for novice climbers, After School Rocks teaches basic techniques and climbing fundamentals. Weekdays, 1.5 hours per week, 6 week session - we also add a make-up week at the end, so no worries if you miss one. No experience necessary.

Reservations required:

Book now for the next session of After School Rocks.

You may also Sign Up to be notified for future sessions.
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Weekend Rocks (Ages 7-13)

Weekend Rocks is the perfect class for anyone just getting started as well as those who have taken classes before and is interested in taking their climbing to the next level. This class provides an environment where kids can build strength, confidence, and independence. Weekends, 1.5 hours per week, 6 week session - we also add a make-up week at the end, so no worries if you miss one. No experience necessary.

Reservations required:

Book now for the next session of Weekend Rocks.

You may also Sign Up to be notified for future sessions.
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Weekend Little Rockers (Ages 5-6)

This is a great class for younger climbers to develop self-awareness, problem solving skills and learn basic climbing techniques. Weekends, 1 hour per week, 6 week - we also add a make-up week at the end, so no worries if you miss one. No experience necessary.

Reservations required:

Book now for the next session of Weekend Little Rockers.

You may also Sign Up to be notified for future sessions.
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Break Camps - Marin

We offer fun-filled break camps throughout the year on days that kids have off from school. These action packed camps run for 2 hours and are designed with active kids in mind. Climbers will participate in traversing, top-rope climbing, climbing games and more!

Ages 7-13

Reservations required. Book your class today!
Pricing
First Day - Member $50
First Day - Non Member $60
Additional Days - Member $45
Additional Days - Non Member $55
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Summer Rocks! - Marin Summer Camp

Knot your average day camp! Summer Rocks is a 5-day rock climbing camp where kids 7-14 will be challenged both physically and mentally and have fun with their peers!

With the guidance of our experienced climbing staff of instructors and coaches, your child will become a better climber, learn new skills, and build memories they will look back on fondly! The climbing portion of the program will include teaching skills and techniques, learning safety, as well as time to just send it on our gym's fun climbs! Campers will also participate in “The Rappel Experience”, only available at The Gravity Vault. Last, but definitely not least, participants will have plenty of time throughout the week for games, yoga, slacklining, viewing inspirational climbing films, and making a tie-dyed climbing shirt for each camper.

> 9 Sessions Available for 2022: June 13th - August 12th.
> Monday through Friday, 9:00am to 3:30pm. (No Camp on Monday, July 4th).
> Please pack a lunch and water bottle. We’ll provide snacks.
> Ages: 7-13.

Reservations required. Book your class today!
Pricing
Non Member Per Week $599
Early Payment Discount Price Per Week (by May 1st) $559
Member Per Week $559
July 4th week is only 4 days 20% Discount
Cancellations. We understand things happen and want your child to enjoy a great week of climbing summer camp. We will do what we can to reschedule your registration for another week or a partial week for qualifying reasons. Cancellations after May 1st, 2022 will be processed with a deducted cancellation fee of $200. Due to the high demand of our camp, any cancellations two weeks or less from the start date will be NON-REFUNDABLE. All cancellation requests must be made by email. marin@gravityvault.com n/a
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Climbing Teams - Marin

For kids who want to take climbing to the next level, they can try out for Team Gravity Vault. We offer 3 levels of climbing teams based on ability that practice 1-3 times a week. Team members train together with our coaches to improve their climbing skills and overall fitness. They also may compete both individually and as a team in both Bouldering and Sport Climbing competitions governed by USA Climbing. Includes gym membership.

Check the calendar and call us today to arrange a try out!
+1 415-472-9344
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Intermediate I Climbing Team - Marin (Ages 7-19)

The Intermediate I Team is for climbers that have limited climbing experience and are interested in taking climbing to the next level. They need to have basic knowledge of top roping and bouldering as well as have the ability to effectively use their feet to position their body while climbing. One two-hour training session per week

Climbers Ability: 5.8-5.10; V0-V2

*Climbers need their own equipment.

Pricing
Per Month Including Membership $170
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Intermediate II Climbing Team - Marin (Ages 7-19)

The Intermediate II Team is for climbers that have limited climbing experience and are interested in taking climbing to the next level including training twice a week. They need to have basic knowledge of top roping and bouldering as well as have the ability to effectively use their feet to position their body while climbing. Two two-hour training sessions per week

Climbers Ability: 5.8-5.10; V0-V3

*Climbers need their own equipment.

Pricing
Per Month Including Membership $235
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Advanced Climbing Team - Marin (Ages 7-19)

The Advanced Team is for climbers who have well-rounded climbing technique. They will undergo an intensive training program that includes: stretching, cross training and developing advanced climbing skills. As a feeder program for our Competitive Climbing Team, this group will be tested physically and mentally both on and off the wall. Two two-hour training sessions per week.

Climbers Ability: 5.10-5.11; V1-V4

*Climbers need their own equipment.

Pricing
Per Month Including Membership $235
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Competitive Climbing Team - Marin (Ages 7-19)

The Competitive Team is comprised of the strongest climbers. These climbers follow a rigorous training program suited for athletes aspiring to compete at the national level. Not all members need to compete in the USA Climbing Program to qualify for the team; they may choose to only Boulder or Top Rope or do both. They will be given workouts to maximize their strength, stamina, technique and problem solving skills. Three two-hour training sessions per week.

Climbers Ability: 5.11-5.13; V3-V10+

*Climbers need their own equipment.

Pricing
Per Month Including Membership $300
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Lead Climbing & Belaying Class - Marin

If you are ready to tie into the sharp end, this class is for you! We will teach you the skills needed to lead climb indoors. This class is held in two sessions with a 6:1 student to instructor ratio. Each class is 2 hours.

Part A: Instruction of clipping techniques and positions, lead belaying, rope management, and more. We will set up “mock lead” situations to allow low-risk practice of lead belaying and climbing techniques. We will work on gaining the confidence and skills needed to transition from mock leading to the real thing.

Part B: This session will focus on honing your technique and getting you prepared to take the lead test. We will practice taking and catching lead falls and work on specific challenges you are facing. We will offer you tips and instructor-facilitated practice in order to prepare you to lead climb independently!

Prerequisites: Top-rope belay certified. Ability to consistently and confidently climb 5.10a or higher. Ages 15+

Reservations required. Book your class today!
Pricing
Member $70
Non-Member $80
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Fight Gravity Technique Classes - Marin

Have you been to the gym a few times and feel like you’re thrashing your way to the top? Have you seen experienced climbers “make it look easy,” and want that flow? Do you feel stuck at your current grade and are not sure how to take it to the next level? Then the Fight Gravity technique classes are for you!

Fight Gravity Classes - Select from the following:
  • Fight Gravity 1 is for newer climbers looking to learn the basics - ideal for those comfortably climbing 5.8 to 10b.
  • Fight Gravity 2 is for those ready to break through to the 5.11's with a focus on sequencing and projecting.
  • Women’s Fight Gravity is for climbers that prefer a female-identifying only educational environment and include elements of both Fight Gravity 1 and Fight Gravity 2.
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Fight Gravity 1 - Marin
Have you only been climbing for a few months and are finding it hard to climb 5.10's consistently? Then this class is for you! Fight Gravity 1 covers climbing fundamentals and key techniques you'll need to progress to the next level. You’ll learn body positioning, hold types, and footwork. We’ll also cover climbing jargon to make you more comfortable in the gym. We offer a 1:6 instructor to student ratio for this 2 hour class.

Prerequisites:
  • Climbing 5.8-5.10b and/or VB-V1 comfortably
  • Personal climbing shoes and harness recommended
  • Ages 14+
If you are climbing 10a or above consistently, or are looking for help with projecting, please sign up for Fight Gravity 2.

Reservations required. Book your class today!
Pricing
Member $60
Non-Member $70
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Fight Gravity 2 - Marin
Have you been climbing a while and are ready to break out of the 5.10’s? The Fight Gravity 2 class is perfect for climbers who want to apply fundamental skills and techniques to climbs that feel out of reach. In this class, our staff will teach you to "project" a route and really start pushing yourself. Course elements include footwork, resting, sequencing, and projecting. We offer a 6:1 student to instructor ratio for this 2 hour class.

Prerequisites:
  • Climbing 5.10a - 5.10d and/or V1-V2 comfortably
  • Personal climbing shoes and harness recommended
  • Ages 14+
If you are not comfortably climbing at least 10a, consider signing up for Fight Gravity 1. For more targeted or personalized instruction, please contact us for private coaching.

Reservations required. Book your class today!
Pricing
Member $60
Non-Member $70
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Women's Fight Gravity! - Marin
For female identifying climbers who want to improve their form and flow up the wall. This course covers techniques that will help you climb more efficiently and crush your next project! Elements covered are a mix of Fight Gravity 1 and Fight Gravity 2, including footwork, body positioning, sequencing, and projecting. We offer a female-identifying only environment for this 2 hour class with a 1:6 instructor to student ratio.

Prerequisites:
  • Climbing 5.10a - 5.10d and/or V1-V2 comfortably
  • Personal climbing shoes and harness recommended
  • Ages 14+
If you are not comfortably climbing at least 10a, consider signing up for Fight Gravity 1. For more targeted or personalized instruction, please contact us for private coaching.

Reservations required. Book your class today!
Pricing
Member $60
Non-Member $70
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Yoga Classes - Marin

Yoga is perfect for climbers! The Gravity Vault Marin's inclusive yoga classes are designed to be a positive experience for the newcomer and experienced practitioner alike.

Reservations required. Select your class:
Vinyasa Flow
- Monday 6:30pm, Tuesday 5:30pm, Thursday 5:30pm
Yoga Flow - Thursday 12:00pm
Pricing
Members $0
Non-Members - Included with a Day Pass $28
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Yoga Flow - Marin
A Vinyasa flow class with a special focus on mobility and flexibility. The ideal class for all levels. Led by Janet Carter.

Thursday: 12:00-1:00pm

Janet appreciates how the practice of yoga continually brings harmony to the mind, body, and soul. The practice is a journey of self-discovery and internal transformation that helps to cultivate a more mindful way of living. Janet’s classes are fun and upbeat with the opportunity for students to challenge themselves as they develop strength, balance, and flexibility. Her creative sequencing is grounded in the principles of alignment and breath awareness, offering a dynamic and centering practice. Janet is a certified Pilates Mat Instructor and teaches Yoga + Mindfulness to kids and teens. To find out more and to keep in touch, find Janet on Instagram @janetcarter.

Reservations required. Book your class today!
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Yoga: Vinyasa Flow - Marin
An intentional Vinyasa flow class with a special focus on alignment and core strength. The ideal class for all levels. Led by Janet Carter and Emily Brumbaugh.

Janet: Tuesdays & Thursdays 5:30pm-6:30pm
Sarah: Mondays 6:30-7:30pm

Janet appreciates how the practice of yoga continually brings harmony to the mind, body, and soul. The practice is a journey of self-discovery and internal transformation that helps to cultivate a more mindful way of living. Janet’s classes are fun and upbeat with the opportunity for students to challenge themselves as they develop strength, balance, and flexibility. Her creative sequencing is grounded in the principles of alignment and breath awareness, offering a dynamic and centering practice. Janet is a certified Pilates Mat Instructor and teaches Yoga + Mindfulness to kids and teens. To find out more and to keep in touch, find Janet on Instagram @janetcarter.

Sarah Steen, RYT-500, has been delighting in the discoveries of yoga since first stepping onto a mat in 1998. She began teaching in 2003 and soon after became a registered yoga teacher with Yoga Alliance. Using yoga philosophy, mindful sequencing, breath practices, and a bit of humor, she creates classes to encourage students to build awareness both on and off the mat.

Reservations required. Book your class today!
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The Rappel Experience! - Marin

Rappelling - you’ve seen it in the movies, now try it yourself. This is a fun and exciting way to become familiarized with rappelling with no prior experience! From the top of our exclusive Rappel Ledge, you’ll learn to lower yourself to the ground in a safe and controlled manner.

- 3:1 student to instructor ratio
- 1.5 hours
- No experience necessary
- Ages 7+

NOTE: This experience is NOT for those looking to learn how to rappel on their own - but it sure is a lot of fun! We’ll be offering a more comprehensive rappelling class as part of our Gym to Crag Series for lead-certified climbers.

Reservations required. Call (415) 472-9344.
Pricing
Member $65
Non-Member $75
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Scout and Adventure Guide Climbing - Marin

In this 90 minute climbing session, Scouts and Adventure Guides and will learn climbing commands, safety rules, and top rope techniques in a fun safe environment with our instructors. Our staff will get you fitted with a harness, shoes, and chalkbag and select routes best suited to your success. We offer a 5:1 student to instructor ratio and use of auto-belays as well as staff-belays to ensure lots of time for climbing. Ages 5+.

Call us today to make your reservation! +1 415-472-9344
Pricing
Per Participant $33

Scouting Climbing Merit Badge

This is a 6 hour long class where scouts earn the Scouting Merit Badge. All necessary equipment is included and our merit badge counselor will complete all the blue cards. All points of the official B.S.A handbook will be covered during the class in a fun, safe environment.

Ages: 11-17, (Minimum of 5 Participants)
Pricing
Per Climber $85