Learning To Boulder

Learn bouldering fundamentals in a relaxed, small-group environment.

Learning To Boulder is the perfect way to get started bouldering at First Ascent Peoria!

We’re offering FREE Learning To Boulder classes with purchase of a Day Pass now through the opening of our roped climbing area in March.

Sign up on the schedule below. We look forward to climbing with you! 

In this one-hour class, you will: 

  • Climb with an experienced instructor as your guide
  • Connect with a group of new climbers who are also just getting started
  • Learn the basics of bouldering safety, including proper falling technique and down-climbing
  • Gain important climbing skills to help you jump-start your bouldering progress
  • Discover the fun of climbing in a relaxed, small-group environment

No experience required. Children under the age of 14 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. Youth under 18 must have a guardian complete a waiver on their behalf.


Non-members: $29 (includes Day Pass and Rental Gear) First class FREE with purchase of a Day Pass until our roped climbing area opens in March!

Members: Free first class, $10 for additional classes


Learning To Boulder Class Schedule

Questions? Email us at info@firstascentclimbing.com or give us a call at 309-966-0831. We’re happy to help!