Groups at the BLOC:
the BLOC invites you to have your next birthday party or group or corporate function at the Gym. Group rates available to groups of 6 or more with reservations only.
When can I have a group start?
Monday-Friday 3-6pm any hour on the hour
School Holidays 12-6pm any hour on the hour
Saturday-Sunday 11a, 1p, 3p, 5p
How old do I have to be to climb ?
With proper instruction, climbers of any age and ability are welcome at Rocks and Ropes. Children under 12 are required to climb with a responsible adult. Climbers under 18 years of age need to have the waiver signed by a parent/guardian prior to participating. If you have a group of children under 12 then we require a good adult to child ratio. We recommend 1 adult for every 2-4 children, we will accept 1 adult for every 6 children. We will be happy to train them to tend to the children. (see info/rates).
How much is it?
Rocks and Ropes of Tucson invites you to have your next birthday party or group or corporate function at the Gym. Group rates available to groups of 6 or more with reservations only.Groups of ages 12 to adult: [with reservation/deposit only]
Use of the Gym
entitles you to use of the facility for 2 to 2 ½ hours during normal operating hours.
(1½ hour limit in the "party room")
On your first visit to the gym, you receive a lesson on the fundamentals of safe climbing.
Full Group Lesson package $20 ea.
Groups, ages under 12: [with reservation/deposit only]
Children under 12: $15.00 to $20.00 ea
admission and climbing shoes, harness, helmet; lesson/orientation, general rules explained.
receive a lesson/orientation and oversee safety of the children only. i.e. will not climb themselves. An adult to every 4-6 children required.
What Rocks and Ropes needs from you:
A minimum of 6 climbers
We recommend 4 weeks advance notice.
This gives you a better chance of getting the time and date that you want.
A $75.oo deposit to hold your spot. (scaled to group size)
This is not a surcharge, it merely holds your spot. Deposit is non-refundable if you need to cancel or change your group within 7 days of your reservation.
completed for all entrants.
What you get from Rocks and Ropes:
A reserved party area with tables and chairs for up to 2 hours from your scheduled time. (for cake/pizza etc.)
Rocks and Ropes provides no catering, but has a refrigerator/freezer available for your needs. We do have concessions.(energy bars/sports drinks etc.)
Experienced instructors to teach you the skills you need to use the facility safely.
No other groups scheduled to conflict with yours.
What do I need to bring/wear?
All party preparations are up to you.
Everyone under 18 must have a waiver form signed by their parents.
other than that you don’t need a thing. As far as attire, shorts and a T-shirt are usually fine, We provide climbing shoes; seasonally a sweatshirt might be in order, We are not heated but that’s perfect for climbing.
Overnight “LOCK-IN” option
When: 8pm to 8am
Where: Rocks and Ropes
Rates: minimum number of participants: #10
Join us from 8pm to 8am with private access to our entire facility, new and fun climbing games and activities and a large screen projector for winding down the night with a movie. Our staff will provide instruction and facilitate a wide range of activities for your group. Call to make your reservation.
We Provide Instructors and activity setup
All necessary equipment
Projector and screen
4 hours of activity, lights out at midnight.
Food and drinks
Sleeping bags, etc
Movie or other non climbing activities
All climbers and visitors to the BLOC are required to fill out or have a waiver on file. Waivers for minors must be filled out by a parent or legal guardian.