Getting Started

Anyone can rock climb
But I have never climbed
Have kids? Bring them with you
No gear? No problem
It's my first time at Gemstone


Beginner/First Timers to Gemstone FAQ

Can anyone climb?
Participation Agreement
Can a grandparent/aunt/uncle/teacher/friend's parent sign the participation agreement for a child?
Is adult supervision required?
Is any experience necessary?
Is an appointment necessary to use the gym?
What is Belaying?
How long does it take to learn how to belay?
What is the minimum age to belay?
Do you provide belayers?
Is there an hourly rate?
What clothing is recommended?
What is the minimum age to climb?
Do I have to buy a day pass if I'm just belaying my kids/spouse/friend?
Are climbing shoes required?
Are shoes required?
Are drinks/food allowed on the climbing floor?


Day Pass FAQ

Do you offer student/military discounts?
Is a day pass good for all day?


Membership FAQ

Can a membership be started mid-month?
Which memberships come with guest passes?
Which memberships can be frozen?


Rules & Policies

Climbing at Gemstone
Personal Responsibility

Gemstone reserves the right to revoke climbing privileges at any time.

Please climb responsibly.