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The climbing tower is a 40-foot vertical wood structure, with three sides for climbing, complete with rock like handholds, and one side for rappelling. One tower wall is slightly inclined for those new to the climbing experience. Harnesses, helmets and safety ropes are provided. Two or more facilitators assist with the tower.
Groups of both children and adults are welcome. Groups can enjoy a private visit with individual attention given to each participant. Group rates include use of harnesses, helmets and belay devices.
|Current Climbing Tower Group Fees|
Up to 25 people
Open tower days are scheduled for individuals or small groups to climb with no previous arrangements necessary. Please call ahead for open climbing dates and times.
|Current Open Climbing Tower Fees|
PLEASE NOTE: YOUTH 17 YEARS OF AGE & UNDER MUST BE ACCOMPANIED BY AN ADULT.
All gear (harness, belay device, and helmet) rental and facilitator instruction are included in the fee.
For more information contact the Horn Field Campus Staff by e-mail or by phone at 309/833-5798.