COVID-19 Updates and Program Offerings

Current Impact to Facility

ABC Kids Climbing has been closely monitoring CDC and BCPH guidelines around COVID-19. On Monday, February 14 The Boulder County Board of Health met and rescinded Public Health Order 2021-08, requiring all individuals 2 and older to wear masks in all public indoor spaces, as of Friday, February 18 at 5 pm. In addition, the BCPH Board of Health rescinded Public Health Order 2021-07, requiring masks for all childcare settings, PK-12 schools, and youth activities, as of Friday, February 18 at 5 pm.

This announcement prompted some changes to our current policies.

As of Friday, February 18, 2022 at 5 pm: 

  • Masks are recommended, but not required for visitors to the ABC Kids Climbing facility, regardless of vaccination status

  • The ABC Kids Climbing facility is open for parent entry under the same guidelines listed above

  • Masks are recommended, but not required for ABC Kids Climbing staff

Enhanced Safety Measures in Place

The health and safety of our community, staff, and climbers is a top priority.

Some of our new gym measures include:

  • Masks Recommended for visitors
  • Staff masks recommended
  • Increased cleaning
  • Parents are encouraged to stay out of the gym during peak hours

Additional measures tailored to each program can be found in the descriptions on the respective pages.


Outdoor Club

In addition to our Indoor Club, we are offering an Outdoor Adventure Club this spring. Climbers will climb in world-class outdoor climbing areas such as the Flatirons, Eldorado Canyon, and Boulder Canyon. They will learn to rappel, cross a Tyrolean traverse, place traditional climbing gear, and challenge themselves on bouldering routes. Climbing is outside, weather permitting. On inclement weather days, class be held indoors.

Participants will be dropped off at ABC at 4pm and picked up at 7pm. Masks will be recommended while riding in the van and optional once outdoors.

School Holiday Outdoor Camps

Outdoor School Holiday Camps will be available for most BVSD School holidays

Camps will run from 9:00am – 3:00pm.
go to the Camps page for more information

School Holiday Indoor Camps

Indoor School Holiday Camps are:

  • full day 9:00am – 3:00 pm
  • AM half day 9:00 am – noon
  • PM half day 12:30 pm – 3:oo pm.

Team programs will run as usual. Please visit the Team Pages for details and schedules.

Open Gym

Open gym is available during the week and Saturdays and Sundays from 12:00pm to 5:15 pm. See our open gym page for more information.

Birthday Parties

Celebrate your climber’s birthday at ABC! We are now accepting reservations for two hour Birthday sessions, including supervising adults.

Gift Certificates

We are now offering gift certificates directly through our Customer Portal!

Gym Policy Updates

Who Can Visit

At this point, only children currently enrolled and participating in a Camp, Class, Team, Birthday Party, or Open Gym may enter the gym. Parents are allowed in the gym but we ask that you keep your presence limited to a maximum of 15 min.

Capacity Limits

Gym capacity is limited and meets all state and county guidelines.

Safety Measures

If you feel sick, you must stay home. This is not only a state mandate, but it is the responsible thing to do. Please do not risk spreading illness to your friends and community.

  • Face masks are recommended at all times inside the facility.
  • Masks will be provided if needed
  • Wash your hands frequently (before, during, and after climbing).

Please review our updated Cancellation Policies.