Vertical Ventures

Groups will gain confidence and creative inspiration as they challenge themselves with over 6,000 square feet of climbing at Vertical Ventures. Visits include an introductory class, where groups will learn the fundamentals of climbing and belaying so that they can safely approach any route. Wall routes and obstacles change regularly at Vertical Ventures, making each visit a new challenge. Group packages include use of the private event room, a staff belayer for every 5 climbers, and a Vertical Ventures Ambassador that will make sure your group’s event goes according to plan. Group reservations must be made at least 5 days in advance.

Contact Info
Address: 5402 Pioneer Park Blvd. Suite E, Tampa, FL 33634. Hillsborough County. Tel: 813-884-7625. Email: info@verticalventures.com. Website: tampa.verticalventures.com. Hrs: Vary.

Trip Info
Grade Level: All grades. Activity Type: Day Trips, Guided Activities, Self- Guided Activities. Recomm. Length of Visit: 1.5-2 hours. Cost: Fee.

SUPPORTS CLASSROOM LEARNING IN: Physical Education.
SUPPORTS SCOUT BADGES IN: Physical Education.

Lesson Plan To Enrich This Class Trip

Rock Climbing Lesson Plan

Climbing walls are very popular, especially in urban areas because they provide an opportunity for “rock climbing” without having access to outdoor mountains. Whether climbing a rock wall or the real thing, climbers get the same grueling workout. Students learn about the physical fitness involved in rock climbing, with an emphasis on anatomy, nutrition, and exercise. ... Continue