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School & Groups

Schools & Youth Groups

Looking for an exciting and educational experience where you can climb the walls?

Active, engaging, challenging and fun, a facilitator-lead program at The Hive will inspire youth to achieve their goals, strive for success and learn to cooperate as a team. Every program is based on experiential education principles and is tailored to the uniqueness of your group. Our trained facilitators will lead participants through a progression of activities that work toward school curriculum and other group objectives.

Our Education coordinators love creating custom programs tailored to achieving your goals with maximum fun!
Start a conversation with Ricardo (Vancouver), Sarah (North Shore), Alvin (Surrey), Eric (Port Coquitlam) today!

youth under 16 need adequate supervision

If you’re bringing group outside of the below offered programs,
please make sure you Read the Supervision Requirements and have AOR’s (Agreement of Risk) completed ahead of time (see waiver button in the header, top right of your screen)

Essential Bouldering

Essential Bouldering, & Essentials Plus – 2 & 3 hr option

Climb and have active fun under the guidance of our trained leaders. Warm-up games, a brief risk management lesson, and tailored climbing time form the essential bouldering experience.

  • 2 Hours – $35 + tax per climber
  • 3 Hours – $47.50 + tax per climber

“I just wanted to let you know how impressed I was with your team at the Hive! The focus on safety and skill building, while also making it fun was very impressive. It was the best outing I’ve taken groups on in the last couple years. Matt, Graham, Ben and Ariane are a great team and awesome with the kids.”

– Mike, Teacher at Stratford Hall




All day, your way

A facilitated single-day group program can be not only fun and active, but also focused on developmental topics such as improving communication, fostering leadership and building team skills.

  • Full Day 5 Hours – $50 + tax per climber

“The atmosphere and environment of the facility was very energetic and had a great vibe. Everyone in our group had a fantastic time and only positive things to say. We will be coming back and bringing more people in the near future.”

– Jamie, Co-Organizer — David Thompson Outdoors Club

Multi-Day Program

Multi-day workshops are very effective for growth and development. A multi-day program provides the best opportunity for in-depth learning as well as personal and social development.

  • Length – Customized based on desired outcomes and group needs.
  • Price – Based on program length.

Climbing & Athletic Development Courses

This structured course blends active group development with athleticism and the development of the mental and physical skills used in climbing. Excellent as a Physical Education topic or as an extracurricular sport option, this course gives participants the opportunity to explore both climbing technique and group dynamics through a progression of experiential lessons, games, initiatives and climbing.

  • Length – Customized based on desired outcomes and group needs.
  • Price – Based on program length


Accessible, Sensitive Climbing Education, Networking & Discovery

A climbing program supporting health and wellness of its participants, and bridging service gaps for people of all abilities and communities.

Customized for participant needs at no extra cost and delivered under the direction of a qualified Recreational Therapist. 

Support to find funding is available via The Hive.

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