Climbing Merit Badge

BSA Adventure Badges

Niagara Climbing Center’s Merit Badge Counselors can knowledgeably offer your scouts all of the information and coaching needed to earn their Climbing Merit Badge based on current Boy Scout requirements. This could open up a whole new world of adventure for your scouts, and increase their appreciation of the outdoors.

 

Boy Scouts Climbing Merit Badge Program

  • 2 3-hour troop event with instruction and climbing activities emphasizing safety, teamwork, and fun.
  • Safety instruction and continual safety emphasis
  • Introduction to Leave No Trace and Outdoor Code
  • Introduction to climbing attire
  • Introduction to climbing equipment and terminology
  • Instruction in Bouldering (low-level, no rope)
  • Instruction in Top Rope Climbing (harnessed and roped-in)
  • Instruction in Rappelling
  • Instruction to climbing knots

 

BSA Climbing Merit Badge Pre-Requisites

  • First-Aid Merit Badge
  • Review Climbing Merit Badge booklet

 

BSA Climbing Merit Badge Pricing

  • $65 per climber
  • $75 deposit due at booking
  • 5 minimum – maximum 10
  • Pizza/beverages available at additional cost and time

 

Call NCC at 716.695.1248 or email info@niagaraclimbingcenter.com for additional information or to schedule a Climbing Merit Badge course.


GSA Adventure Badges

Earn GSA Climbing Adventure Badges at NCC

Your troop will enjoy a fun climbing event emphasizing safety, teamwork, and fun, and following GSA guidelines leading to the Climbing Adventure Badge

 

Daisy Adventure Badge Program 

  • 2-hour troop event with basic instruction and climbing
  • Introduction to climbing safety and terminology
  • Bouldering (low-level, no rope) and Climbing (harnessed, roped-in)
  • Climbing-based games
  • 2-for-1 passes and mini carabiners for each participant

 

Brownie Adventure Badge Program

  • 2-hour troop event with intermediate instruction and climbing
  • Introduction to climbing safety, equipment, and terminology
  • Instruction in Bouldering (low-level, no rope)
  • Instruction in Top-Rope Climbing (harnessed, roped-in)
  • Climbing-based activities
  • 2-for-1 passes and mini carabiners for each participant

 

Adventure Badge Pricing

  • $25 per climber
  • $50 deposit due at booking
  • 8 minimum – maximum 12
  • Pizza w/beverages for additional cost & time